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Olive Garden

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3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
+1 715-355-5276
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

This restaurant was very clean and inviting. From the hostess to the bus boy, all were friendly and polite, greeting you with a smile and cheery hello. The food came out hot. My lunch included all you can eat soup and salad. When I told the waitress that I just wanted the lasagna and didn't want to pay for soup... More 

Thank 495tammyh
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Pasta was way over cooked, sauce flavor tasted like it was out of a jar or a powder mix. At least the chicken was well cooked. Soup, salad and bread sticks were spot on, thankfully. House Moscato was pretty good too.

Thank Jodi S
Wausau, United States
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My daughter and I had lunch here. I had the Gluten Free Rotini with meat sauce and she had the Five Cheese Ziti. We both added chicken to our dishes. Mine did not need it as the sauce had plenty of meat. Both were really good. The server was excellent too. I paid using the table computer, and was talking... More 

Thank Lynette M
Wausau, Wisconsin
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94 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Just the 2 of us ,for a Celebration of our anniversary. Seated immediately, greeted by a friendly server....food served fresh hot and delicious. ..tasty specials....great friendly place...try it

Thank Tim B
menasha, wi
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The food was ok, nothing out of the ordinary. We had cheese ravioli and chicken Alfredo. We ordered the special buy one item, take one home. Unfortunately when we got home we realized we were missing one entree. The biggest disappointment was a $1.99 charge on the bill for a table game that we did not use. I also dislike... More 

Thank riverzedge
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious! Efficient friendly service. The Sicilian cheesecake was to die for. Love the pay at the table option.

Thank Bonni E
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Went Wednesday night with family to celebrate a birthday. They sat us in the bar, in the corner.. It was a little drafty but seats were cozy. Had a delicious cocktail made with berries and moscato (yum!! ) the drink was 5 stars too!! The appetizer was good, small portion I thought for a combination app and price, but was... More 

Thank Rachel R
Westboro, Wisconsin
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106 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

The food is OK chain fare. What I didn't care for was the fact that we were overcharged for our entrees. The menu prices were $3.00 more on the bill. Top that off with the fact that their "tip guide" is not a true percentage estimate. This place was busy. Hope that other people are not taken advantage of.

1 Thank Patricia C
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I stopped at Olive Garden for lunch and we were seated right away. Our server went above and beyond to make sure we had our drinks and food in a timely manner and answered any questions we had. The salad and soup were delicious and the lunch prices were very reasonable. We would dine here again the next time we... More 

Thank sulyn64
Schofield, Wisconsin
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149 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

I do not get why people keep going to this place. The food is ok at best, The prices are high and the service is horrible!

Thank 58Thomas_H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?