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Olive Garden

3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
+1 715-355-5276
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ordered unlimited soup, salad, and breadsticks... had to wait for the batch of Chicken Gnocchi soup, then when it came out the waiter told me it was the last bowl of the new batch, and that a new batch takes 2 hours. What was more...More

Thank Anng20219
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 25 minutes, was walked through a 1/2 empty restaurant & seated at a table that had a cheese grader on it along with 3 of their table computers. And after next to a party of 20 people when we had walked past many empty...More

Thank bsternot
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We go to this restaurant frequently and have loved it. Since they got a new manager a few months ago the service, food quality, and staff have rushed downhill. The servers were awesome, but have since left and replaced with what appears to be people...More

Thank ericlA9051AJ
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Soup, salad and bread sticks. All you can eat. Excellent wines. Staff is beyond friendly and food is great. Desserts are mostly top notch (I don't care for everything but that's MY taste!).

Thank Donna C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

The food was good and wait staff excellent. Waitress was very good and knew what she was doing. My family loved their food.

Thank blight0199
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and service! The prices are very reasonable and the staff is very friendly! Would recommend!

Thank Paula H
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We hadn't been to Olive Garden in years so we thought we would stop back! Our server Alisia C. definitely took an average dining experience and made it a fantastic experience! Food was good, but Alisia was great! It is amazing how a friendly smile...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Was willing to give the food another try. Several new foods to order seemed good however yet again the food is mediocre. The service however is by far one of the best in town. I was happy to see that they upgraded to Employees who...More

Thank arianabanderson3
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

7:30 pm on a Thursday. Parking lot is empty. Restaurant is empty. Four employees standing at front desk when we come in. We're told it will be 20-25 minute wait and asked " Is that ok?" I answer " No that's not ok, we're traveling....More

Thank wxyzdotty
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Drove 45 miles to arrive, as I had a craving for Olive Garden. Party of 5 on a Monday night. Upon arrival were told it was a 35 minute wait. Well I thought it is worth it, let's head to the bar for a few...More

Thank Ziggys_Mfld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-355-5276
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