Category Archives: Olive Garden

Olive Garden FREE Birthday Dessert

Olive Garden celebrates your birthday Italian style with a FREE dessert! Choose Chocolate Caramel Lasagna, Seasonal Sicilian Cheesecake, Tiramisu, Lemon Cream Cake, Black Tie Mousse Cake, Chocolate Mousse Cake, Zeppoli, or Dolcini. It’s the perfect finish to your birthday lunch or dinner meal.

This deal is valid for approximately 3 weeks around the time of your birthday. To get it, join Olive Garden’s eClub today at About 2 weeks before your birthday, you will receive an e-mail coupon, entitling you to your free birthday dessert.

Offer valid at participating restaurants. No purchase required. Maximum $8.50 value of free birthday dessert. Not valid in conjunction with any other coupon or special promotional discount. Happy Birthday from the Olive Garden!

Olive Garden Gift Card Bonus Buy $50 Get $10

Olive Garden is offering a FREE $10 Bonus Card when you buy a $50 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Olive Garden this spring plus get some for yourself! Gift cards available at most restaurants and online at

The Olive Garden Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through May 14, 2017. Bonus Card must be used June 1-30, 2017. Most locations will be open holiday hours on Memorial Day (Monday, May 29) and open holiday hours on Independence Day (Tuesday, July 4.)

Olive Garden $12.99 Buy One Take One Dinner

It’s back! The Olive Garden Italian Kitchen invites you to come in and try their Buy One Take One Dinner Today & Dinner Tomorrow promotion! You get TWO delicious entrées: one to eat today at Olive Garden and one to take home for dinner tomorrow. Choose from 4 delicious meals, starting at $12.99 each: Fettuccine Alfredo, Cheese Ravioli with Marinara, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, or Five Cheese Ziti Al Forno. For a slight additional price, enjoy NEW Chicken con Broccoli Alfredo, Shrimp Scampi, Sausage Stuffed Giant Rigatoni. As always, your dine-in meal includes unlimited soup or salad and breadsticks.

Get dinner today and dinner tomorrow, starting at just $12.99 for a limited time. Prices may vary by selection and location. Most Olive Garden restaurants will be open holiday hours on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Olive Garden $11.99 Never Ending Classics

Olive Garden presents their NEW Never Ending Classics, starting at just $11.99! Enjoy unlimited servings of classic Olive Garden dishes. Choose Lasagna Classico, Fettuccine Alfredo, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, Chicken Alfredo, or Chicken Parmigiana. Start with your favorite, then get seconds with your second favorite. Unlimited servings, all-you-can-eat! As always, unlimited soup or garden-fresh salad and breadsticks are included at no extra charge. There’s no need to wait for Endless Pasta Powl when Olive Garden’s Never Ending Classics are available now.

Offer available for a limited time at participating locations. Price on check will reflect highest-priced entrée. Prices may vary in Alaska, New York, Puerto Rico, San Francisco and Canada. Most Olive Garden Italian restaurants will be open regular hours on Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday, February 28.

Olive Garden $9.99 Never Ending Pasta Bowl

Everybody wants to know “When does Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl begin?” Followed quickly by “How much does Never Ending Pasta Bowl cost?” There was speculation that it would top the $10 mark this year. Fortunately, this hasn’t happened. It appears the price will remain $9.99 in most markets. Dates of this popular Olive Garden event are Monday, October 3 through Sunday, November 20, 2016. It remains a full 7 week endless pasta promotion.

– Choose from 7 pastas: Spaghetti, Rigatoni, Angel Hair, Papardelle, Fettuccine, Cavatappi, and Gluten-Free Rotini.

– 5 sauces are available: Alfredo, Traditional Meat Sauce, Asiago Garlic Alfredo, Marinara, and Five Cheese Marinara.

– Not enough food? Add toppings! Grilled Chicken, Italian Sausage, Meatbals, Crispy Chicken Fritta, or Crispy Shrimp Fritta can be added to any order. Pricing for toppings is in addition to the $9.99 unlimited pasta price.

For many, Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl is the dining event of the year! Don’t miss your chance to get all the pasta you can eat. Never Ending Pasta Bowl, now through November 20 at participating restaurants.

Olive Garden FREE Veterans Day Meal


Olive Garden is offering a free entrée on Veterans Day to all veterans and active duty military members. Choose from a special menu of 6 popular Olive Garden meals: Penne Primavera, Smoked Mozzarella Chicken, Chicken Parmigiana, Cheese Ravioli, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, or Garlic Rosemary Chicken. All entrées include unlimited garlic breadsticks and your choice of homemade soup or garden-fresh salad.

To receive your free Olive Garden lunch or dinner on Veterans Day, simply show proof of military service such as your U.S. Uniform Services Identification Card, U.S. Uniform Services Retired Identification Card, current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), Veterans Organization Card (i.e., American Legion and VFW), DD214, Citation or Commendation, photograph of yourself in uniform, or simply wear your uniform. This special promotional offer valid on November 11 during regular business hours at participating restaurants.

Thank you, Olive Garden, for serving our military men and women this Veterans Day!

Olive Garden $100 Never Ending Pasta Pass

Ever since Olive Garden first offered their Never Ending Pasta Pass, CheapoLifers have been asking if the offer would be repeated for 2016. After much anticipation, I can now tell you the answer is YES!

The price of Olive Garden’s Individual Never Ending Pasta Pass is $100.00, same as last year. For $100, you get 49 days (7 weeks) of all the pasta, salad, bread, and Coca-Cola soft drinks you can handle. Could you eat pasta every day for 7 weeks? If so, your cost is only $2.04 per day! Would you, could you possibly eat pasta for lunch and dinner for 49 consecutive days? That would bring your cost down to just $1.02 per meal! This year’s redemption dates are Monday, October 3 through Sunday, November 20. These are also the 2016 dates for Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl.

NEW for 2016: the number of available Never Ending Pasta Passes has been increased from 2,000 to 21,000! This means your chance of scoring 7 weeks of all the pasta you can eat for $100 is better than ever! Sale begins at 2:00PM Eastern Time on Thursday, September 15, 2016 via Olive Garden’s website. Once they’re gone, they’re gone! Act quickly if you want to take advantage of this year’s endless pasta deal.

Olive Garden $5 Unlimited Soup/Salad/Breadsticks

Olive Garden is offering their Unlimited Soup, Salad, and Breadsticks Lunch Combination for just $5.00! Simply present this coupon to your server and get the deal. All the salad, soup, and breadsticks you can handle for only 5 bucks. How’s that for an Olive Garden lunch special?

This coupon offer valid through May 1, 2015 at participating restaurants. Most Olive Garden locations will be open regular hours on Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 10) and open regular hours on Memorial Day (Monday, May 25.)

Olive Garden $12.99 4 Course Italian Dinner

Olive Garden presents their NEW Festa Italiana $12.99 4 Course Italian Dinner!

First, start with unlimited soup or salad and oven-baked breadsticks.

Second, choose from 1 of 3 individual appetizers: Chicken Meatballs, Crispy Risotto Bites, or Roasted Garlic Hummus.

Third, choose one of Olive Garden’s delicious entrees: Asiago Tortelloni with Meat Sauce, Tri-Colored Penne with Marinara, Spaghetti with Five Cheese Marinara, or Smoked Mozzarella Chicken. Fettuccine Alfredo or Shrimp Alfredo are also available at additional cost.

Fourth, choose your Dolcini for dessert: Dark Chocolate Caramel Cream, Limoncello, Strawberry & White Chocolate, Chocolate Mousse, or Amaretto Tiramisu.

Put it all together and you’ve got a great meal for under $13 with no coupon required! Don’t miss the $12.99 Festa Italiana feast, available for a limited time at participating restaurants. Prices may vary in New York City, Alaska, and Canada. Most Olive Garden Locations will be open regular hours on St. Patrick’s Day (Tuesday, March 17) and open holiday hours on Easter Sunday, April 5.

Olive Garden Cyber Monday: 20% ToGo Orders

Olive Garden is offering 20% off any online ToGo order this Cyber Monday! Simply enter the promo code OGCYBER20 at checkout and get the deal! Since this is a Cyber Monday promotion, you must order online or from your smartphone to receive the discount.

This offer is available only on Monday, December 1, 2014 at participating locations. Only available for ToGo orders. Most Olive Garden restaurants will be closed on Christmas Day (Thursday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Year’s Day (Thursday, January 1, 2015.)