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Olive Garden

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2044 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-5844
+1 845-297-1787
11:00 - 22:00
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Fishkill, New York
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91 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I was here again, and it is consistently a safe bet when it comes to service and food. There are now gluten free courses available.

Thank bobsonera
Poughkeepsie, New York
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95 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My wife and I have been here many times and usually enjoy it. This time as usual the food and service were good. However this time we ordered a pitcher of the Berry Sangria which we have had before, but were disappointed with the Sangria. The Sangria tasted fine, but the pitched seemed small, it was overloaded with ice the... More 

Thank miket043
Stormville, New York, United States
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

That's a strong statement , but ya it sucked. I figured we would try it again, since we had gone about 5 or 6 years ago and it wasn't bad......that was a long time ago. Well typical fast food trying to be upscale, and salad doused in too much dressing and doughy bread stick to fill you up , does... More 

Thank Michael L
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We have not been to this Olive Garden in quite a long time but decided to go for a midweek night out. We got there around 7 and it was quite different from the crowds we experienced on the weekends when we had come in the past. We walked in and were greeted by the friendly hostess who immediately sat... More 

Thank Chris E
Fishkill, New York
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91 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times over the past few years. The food, service, and ambiance are consistently better than the average chain restaurant, no matter which one I've visited here in the New York area or the one in Mexico City on the Paseo de la Reforma. The portions are ample, not ridiculously large. Delivered in a timely manner.

Thank bobsonera
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Soup, salad and bread sticks! Soup was hot and fresh. We each had a different one. Each one fresh and hot. Breadsticks good also. Was offered a taste of wine and we each got a different to try. Salad was a little disappointing. It was like the lettuce had been previously frozen and only had the white parts of the... More 

Thank 70stang
1 review
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy going to this Olive Garden food and service was very good ...We will be back to enjoy

Thank Cindy G
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237 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Just because you serve dishes with pasta as an ingrediënt, this doesn't mean that the food is italian food. We started of with a combined appetizer of stuffed mushrooms and calamari. This starter was OK but it was just OK. The calamari were very small so I could not see if they were really cut from squid. They were a... More 

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New York City, New York
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The Olive Garden is your standard chain restaurant food, nothing special. The service was great and I like the buy one take one deal. I have had much better Italian food.

Thank Penny1573
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, love the buy one take promo. Newly remodeled dinning room. Service is always great. Must try the pumpkin cheesecake!

Thank Kelly Anne W

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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, 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: 2044 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-5844
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-297-1787

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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?