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The Olive Garden

) #67 of 333 Restaurants in Cary €€ - €€€ Italian, Gluten Free Options
1809 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27518-9201
+1 919-233-9714
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“breadsticks” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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1809 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27518-9201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here for lunch. Quality has slipped. Saw several Flies buzzing around in eating area. servers carrying trays where their hair can get in food. Lunch took 50 minutes to get our meal. Olive Garden - go back to your roots and use fresh food.

Thank Tanawha208
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our daughter have grown & are married are traveling the world, My husband & I like going there, we just celebrated 29 years of marriage.

Thank _siemaskoa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yeah I know their meals are prepackaged - but they are good - however they are loaded with salt. I enjoy the salad, soup, breadsticks and about twenty other mainstays - especially the chicken parm.

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall just Average Food Average Service slow to average Atmosphere to crowded and busy everytime we go Won't go there anymore, since the location in Holly Springs opened. Cary2/5 and Holly Springs 5/5

Thank Wakecounttman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I look forward to eating at the Olive Garden no matter what town/city we happen to be in. On April 29th we came to this Olive Garden in Cary. It wasn't very busy at all and we were glad to see that...More

Thank SharonsGoing
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for Mother's Day, and despite being busy the hostesses were pleasant, our waitress Sarah was very friendly, and it was nice to see management out running the floor to keep things calm and organized. Great food with great company!

Thank jkayprice
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is one of the older Olive Garden properties, and it is showing it's age.....as are some of the staff :) We were without drinks or salads for 20 minutes, once we were seated at our table. And then the service was minimal, at best....More

Thank travelnuts6
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We have eaten here probably 20 times over the last 6 years, but it will be a while before we go back. The Steak Gorgonzola is one of our favorite dishes, but this time the meat tasted bad and was very over cooked. The meat...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this Olive Garden today during a business lunch. Our server Veronica was training a new employee and both were very pleasant and welcoming. For starters we ordered the "choose your own" sampler with the ravioli, stuffed mushrooms, and mozzarella sticks. The stuffed mushrooms...More

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We dined with a large party on a Saturday night. The place was packed and they seemed a little understaffed. We all ordered at the same time, but the food came out sporadically. Many people were done with their meal before the last person received...More

Thank JetBlueDriver
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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, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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: 1809 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27518-9201
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-233-9714
  • E-mail
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