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Olive Garden

3600 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1084
+1 515-224-0824
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“breadsticks” (9 reviews)
“bread sticks” (5 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3600 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1084
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Reviewed 17 October 2014

This was the 2nd visit within 2 wks at the same location. The prior visit, was ok, but not like when Adam S. served us. He acted like we were "special". It's very unusual to get this type of treatment. The food was great too,...More

1  Thank Tailor01
Reviewed 27 September 2014

For a national chain, they put out an amazing meal. Well presented, fresh ingredients, seasonal offerings and the food is served hot. Their chicken gnocchi soup is amazing! I've never had a bad meal there, no matter what I choose.

Thank mitchdsm
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We went to celebrate the wife's birthday just recently. The food and service is usually consistent. They had the buy one, take one special, so I decided to order something new - Creamy Citrus Chicken. This was even better than I thought. Creamy pasta and...More

Thank palateforgoodfood
Reviewed 27 June 2014

I ordered the ravioli. Even though the waiter warned me that the plate was very hot - the ravioli were cold. I only ate about 3 of them, and suffered being sick later with vomiting and diarrhea. I spoke with the manager the next day....More

4  Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We went because of the ads, and because there isn't one of these near our rural home. The ads had been talking about $10/3 course meals, and they weren't wrong. We each got breadstix and salads, we had a good choice of pasta and of...More

Thank narrowboatersia
Reviewed 20 March 2014

It's your typical Olive Garden. The prices are reasonable so they are always packed. I've eaten here many times and was never disappointed, but be prepared to wait for a table...especially on Friday or Saturday evenings.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Good Food and you know no matter where you go it will all be the same. We ordered food for thirty people and it was all good nothing bad to say about Olive Garden.

Thank marmil59
Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

We usually enjoy the fast service at the bar but today the bar was a little to busy with drinks. I ordered from the Gluten free menu for the first time here and was very surprised how many choices they have for the Gluten free...More

Thank Relocations
Reviewed 8 September 2013

My wife and I have been patronizing Olive Garden for years. OG has always been a great place to meet for lunch or to enjoy dinner with family and friends. However, we have been disappointed on our last three visits with the service from the...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We ordered the special 2 for $25 and chose to have appetizers with our entree. The calamari was really good, not hard and chewy as other places, our entrees were great, I had chicken and he had shrimp and both of our meals were great....More

1  Thank DeanaC985
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 3600 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1084
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-224-0824
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