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The Garlic Press

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2200 W Wadley Ave, Midland, TX 79705-6438
+1 432-570-4020
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Tue - Thu 17:30 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Fort Worth, Texas
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Phenomenal food and service. Great wine selection as well. There specials are wonderful, especially the fish. I have never had a bad meal from here. Highly recommend the Garlic Press!

Thank bamatony1
Odessa, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there two times. The first time the service and food were excellent the second time the service was a little iffy and the manager was indifferent. The food is wonderful and the wine selection is extraordinary. I will go back but I may request a different waitperson.

Thank Laron P
San Antonio, Texas
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a business dinner and nice accommodations. Service was very good, but the food was just OK. Had the flounder which was lightly fried, but did not have much flavor. Like the garlic press idea, but meal was just OK.

Thank surfinbird81
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Calamari was cooked well, service was ok, scallops where still cold in the middle, prices on main dishes are pretty high, overall it was ok.

Thank Trevor H
Odessa, Texas
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Unless you're looking for some good fried Texas cooking or a few decent burger and italian places there's really not a lot of 'fancy' restaurants to impress a date or expand your horizons. The atmosphere is great and has been a fine treat the few times I've been here. Not the type of meal I'd just go for on the... More 

Thank Ken_Webb
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Consistently good food with unique menu twists. Steaks are some of best in town. Great place to celebrate special occasions.

Thank Rhodema C
Midland, Texas
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good food. Great service. I always want to go here when it's a very special occasion. Worth the money. Nice ambiance.

Thank donnal327
Midland, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Garlic Press is my favorite restaurant. The menu has such a good selection, variety, so different from other restaurants. People are always nice and cordial and the prices are fair. It is always clean and it always feel welcoming.

Thank Martha W
Midland, Texas
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Good service and very good soup and salad. The grilled shrimp is delicious added to any salad. And the cappuccino's were very good as well.

Thank NMills2013
Midland, Texas
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286 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Garlic Press is our favorite restaurant in Midland. We enjoyed a delicious, leisurely dinner for my wife's birthday. We were greeted promptly and welcomed to our table without a wait. Service was prompt in delivering the warm crusty bread and taking drink orders. Our waiter was affable and attentive without being intrusive. Each of us ordered different items; all dishes... More 

Thank BillM551

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
American, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 W Wadley Ave, Midland, TX 79705-6438
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 432-570-4020

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