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Olive Garden

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3630 Bay Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603-2407
+1 989-790-2288
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Lansing, Michigan
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168 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm not much for chain restaurants, but OG always seems to deliver. This was a disappointing experience. My father and I both ordered the seafood manicotti, which is on special, and it tasted like somebody defrosted it and threw it in the microwave. My mother and husband ordered something else and they were both not impressed, but just okay with... More 

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Thank amyadamy
Bay City, Michigan
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, excellent staff. Like the wine test options. Would like a pesto option. With pasta, chicken or shrimp. And a pesto sandwich on homemade bread.

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Thank Melissa E
Saginaw, Michigan
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised to find Vegan and gluten--free options on the menu because I have not been able to dine out much since developing an autoimmune disorder with very specific dietary needs. The waitress was perfectly matched to discuss my needs. Our couple with a wedding anniversary was offered complimentary dessert. The wait was 15 minutes when we arrived... More 

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Thank carol23k
michigan
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in and did a takeout order. I have never had a bad experience there. We have an 8 person order. Perfection, everything was there and tasted great.

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Thank snowflake69
Saginaw, Michigan
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a chain restaurant, so I don't expect much. The food is a consistently decent American version of Italian food. High-priced for the ingredients in most of the dishes. The Zuppa Toscana keeps me coming back though.

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Thank afrench2014
Alma, Michigan
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I would have given them 5 stars--however they have a shortage of parking spaces at this facility, I have ordered take-out on a number of occasions and I have been unable to find a parking spot when I go to pick up my order. All spaces in the lot are filled including spaces reserved for Take-out Customers.

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Thank 132gardener
Saginaw, Michigan
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We did a send off lunch for our retiring co worker Her choice and her favorite Tables were set, staff were great and so was food. Very enjoyable meal and venue Thank you Olive Garden and staff for making us feel at home

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Thank michaeloU917BY
Traverse City, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Great customer service! The waiters were genuine and the food was just like Olive Garden anywhere else.

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Thank ToriHarrand
Ottawa, Canada
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Good food with a variety of options, friendly staff. Busy restaurant and parking lot though....even for a mid-afternoon late lunch the place (especially the parking lot) was packed.

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Thank TrevorR1982
Waterloo, Canada
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Olive Garden is the most amazing place to eat in Saginaw. The food choices are wonderful, we always choose the pasta meals as they are so so good! Wonderful surrounding, friendly staff and delicious food!

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Thank 90Cheryl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3630 Bay Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603-2407
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: +1 989-790-2288

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?