Olive Garden® Menu with Prices and Recipes *SCROLL DOWN*

Olive-Garden-Menu-PricesThe Olive Garden menu is laden with mouthwatering entrees, ranging from sizzling filets to irresistible Chicken Parmigiana to their famous complimentary bread sticks. The only thing the menu does not contain is the sweet Andes chocolate they give out upon guests’ departures. Most entrees are priced between $10 and $15, but this comes with a hefty portion and quality that can’t be matched by most restaurants we have covered here on SecretMenus.

In this page we will cover this menu in full. Below you will find an exhaustive table complete with all Olive Garden menu prices. Keep reading and you will discover more information about this top chain, including some of our personal favorites, some food challenges and much more. This is the only resource you will ever need where the Olive Garden menu is concerned.

Olive Garden Menu Prices

ItemPrice (USD)
Soups & Salads
Zuppa Toscana5.79
Pasta e Fagioli5.79
Chicken & Gnocchi5.79
Our Famous House Salad6.39
ToGo Soup, Salad & Breadsticks8.99
Dine-In Unlimited Soup, Salad & Breadsticks10.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Grilled Chicken Piadina7.99
Fried Mozzarella6.49
Italian Cheese Stuffed Meatballs8.99
Shrimp Fresco8.99
Create a Sampler Italiano9.99
Five Italian Cheese Fonduta8.99
Shrimp Scampi Fritta (classic or spicy)9.49
Stuffed Mushrooms7.99
Crispy Risotto Bites6.49
Lasagna Fritta9.29
Classic Calamari9.99
Grilled Chicken Flatbread9.49
Mediterranean Flatbread9.49
Bruschetta Caprese7.29
Pepperoni & Sausage Flatbread7.79
ItemPrice (USD)
Cucina Classica-Classic Recipes
Chicken Parmigiana14.99
Eggplant Parmigiana12.99
Lasagna Classico13.99
Fettuccine Alfredo12.99
Tour of Italy17.49
Cheese Ravioli12.79
Five Cheese Ziti al Forno12.99
Sausage Stuffed Giant Rigatoni14.99
Northern Tour of Italy15.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Chicken Piccata15.79
Chicken & Shrimp Carbonara18.49
Chicken Carbonara17.99
Garlic Rosemary Chicken14.49
Chicken Alfredo14.99
Chicken Scampi15.79
Stuffed Chicken Marsala16.99
Chicken Marsala16.49
Citrus Chicken Sorrento14.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Beef & Pork
Tuscan Sirloin18.99
Braise Beef & Tortelloni15.49
Steak Gorgonzola-Alfredo16.99
Steak Gorgonzola-Alfredo15.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Shrimp Scampi16.29
Tilapia Piccata15.79
Baked Parmesan Shrimp15.49
Herb-Grilled Salmon17.49
Shrimp Alfredo16.79
Baked Tilapia with Shrimp16.49
Chicken & Shrimp Carbonara18.49
Shrimp Carbonara18.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Lighter Italian Fare
Shrimp Scampi16.29
Herb-Grilled Salmon17.49
Chicken Piccata15.79
Tilapia Piccata15.79
Garlic Rosemary Chicken14.49
Baked Tilapia with Shrimp16.49
Citrus Chicken Sorrento14.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Lemon Cream Cake6.49
Black Tie Mousse Cake7.29
Chocolate Mousse Cake5.39
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake6.49
Dolcini-Mini Desserts2.99
Warm Apple Crostata6.79
Seasonal Sicilian Cheesecake6.79
ItemPrice (USD)
Cucina Mia!9.99
Bellini Peach-Raspberry Iced Tea2.89
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea2.59
Raspberry Lemonade2.89
Fountain Drinks2.59
San Pellegrino (half-litter)2.00
San Pellegrino (one litter)3.00
Acqua Panna (half-litter)2.00
Acqua Panna (one litter)3.00
ItemPrice (USD)
Kids Meals
Tomato Sauce with Choice of Pasta5.69
Meat Sauce with Choice of Pasta5.69
Alfredo Sauce with Choice of Pasta5.69
Cheese Ravioli5.69
Cheese Tortellini5.69
Kids Pizza5.69
Chicken Fingers & Pasta5.69
Macaroni & Cheese6.69
Chicken Parmigiana Breadstick Sandwich6.69
Italian Meatball Breadstick Sandwich6.69
ItemPrice (USD)
Lunch (Until 4 p.m. Monday-Friday)
Pasta e Fagioli6.99
Chicken & Gnocchi6.99
Zuppa Toscana6.99
Signature Salad Toppings2.99
Mini Pasta Bowls2.99
Italian Small Plates2.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Sandwich & Flatbread Combinations
Grilled Chicken Flatbread9.29
Caprese Flatbread7.99
Italiano Burger9.99
Smashed Chicken Meatball Sandwich9.99
Chicken parmigiana Sandwich (Half)7.49
Chicken parmigiana Sandwich (Whole9.99
Italian Meatball Sandwich (Half)6.99
Italian Meatball Sandwich (Whole)9.49
ItemPrice (USD)
Traditional Favorites
Fettuccine Alfredo8.99
Chicken Alfredo11.79
Seafood Alfredo12.79
Chicken Scampi11.79
Eggplant Parmigiana9.49
Lasagna Classico9.99
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce8.49
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce (With meatballs or Italian sausage)10.49
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce (With chicken meatballs)11.49
Chicken Parmigiana10.99
Cheese Ravioli8.99
Five Cheese Ziti al Forno8.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Lighter Italian Fare
Garden Primavera (New!)8.99
Garden Primavera (New!) - Add grilled chicken12.99
Garden Primavera (New!) - Add grilled shrimp12.79
Ravioli di Portobello9.79
Lasagna Primavera with Grilled Chicken10.99
Garlic Rosemary Chicken10.79
ItemPrice (USD)
Toasted Beef & Pork Ravioli23.99
Fried Mozzarella22.49
Stuffed Mushrooms (prepared with clams)18.49
Crispy Risotto Bites22.99
Chicken Meatballs18.99
Our Famous Jumbo House Salad17.49
Jumbo Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad25.99
Antipasti Italian Meats & Cheese5.99
Roasted Tomato Caprese5.99
Half Gallon (serves 6)12.79
Gallon (serves 12)21.29
Half Dozen2.99
Fettuccine Alfredo29.99
Cheese Ravioli with Marinara or Meat Sauce30.99
Spaghetti with Marinara24.99
Spaghetti with Marinara with meatballs or Italian sausage34.99
Spaghetti with Marinara with chicken meatballs39.99
Gluten-Free Rotini with Marinara or Primavera28.99
Five Cheese Ziti al Forno28.99
Ravioli di Portobello33.99
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce with meatballs or Italian sausage37.99
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce with chicken meatballs42.99
Lasagna Classico (serves 6 to 8)32.99
Lasagna Classico (serves 10 to 12)42.99
ItemPrice (USD)
Chicken, Beef & Seafood (serves 4 to 6)
Chicken Alfredo44.99
Chicken Parmigiana35.99
Chicken Scampi with Angel Hair35.99
Chicken Marsala with Roasted Potatoes42.99
Seafood Alfredo48.99
Braised Beef & Tortelloni43.99
Smoked Mozzarella Chicken39.99
Garlic Rosemary Chicken with Parmesan Mashed Potatoes or Broccoli42.99
Italian Meatballs (dozen)14.99
Chicken Meatballs (dozen)18.99
Italian Sausage (dozen)14.99
Grilled Chicken Breasts (6 sliced)18.99
Five Cheese Marinara4.69
Meat Sauce4.79
Black Tie Mousse Cake (half)22.49
Black Tie Mousse Cake (whole)39.99
Tiramisu (half)22.49
Tiramisu (whole)39.99
Lemon Cream Cake (half)22.49
Lemon Cream Cake (whole)39.99
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake (half)22.49
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake (whole)39.99
Dolcini (Assortment of 25 mini desserts)39.99
Bellini-Peach Raspberry Iced Tea7.39
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea4.69
Raspberry Lemonade6.69
ItemPrice (USD)
Catering Meal Combinations (New!)Each combination serves 10
Soup, Salad & Breadsticks Combination67.50
Per person6.75
Chicken Parmigiana Combination95.00
Per person9.50
Lasagna Combination100.00
Per person10.00
Garlic Rosemary Chicken Combination110.00
Per person11.00

Lunch Menu Prices

Olive Garden menu prices may seem a little steep, but once you factor in the portion size, the quality of the food and the overall experience, it doesn’t look so bad. This is casual dining at its very best and while it’s a step above the likes of Macaroni Grill in terms of price, it’s also a step above in terms of quality.

Of course, if you are working on a limited budget and you have a big family to feed, then these Olive Garden menu prices are going to be a little too hot for you to handle. In that case, just pack the kids off to McDonalds and enjoy a healthier and fresher treat off the Olive Garden menu with your spouse.

The Lunch Menu prices are all listed below.


How Much is Soup and Salad at Olive Garden?

There are a number of different soups and salads on the Olive Garden menu. These include everything from House Salad and Minestrone, to Chicken Salad and Gnocchi. You will pay a minimum of $5.79 for these, but if you opt for the Unlimited Soup, Salad and Breadsticks then you will pay just under $11.

How Much is Olive Garden?

On the whole, Olive Garden is not that expensive. However, it starts to look expensive if you compare it to fast food chains and to cheaper chains like Romano’s Macaroni Grill. On the flip side, it begins to look very cheap when you compare it to chains like The Melting Pot.

It all depends on what you’re used to paying and how many people are in your group. It can begin to look very expensive when you start adding multiple dishes together for many members of your family. But for the quality of the food and the higher end experience, many people consider it to be worth it.


Most Popular Items on Olive Garden’s Menu

Two of the Top 3 most popular items on the Olive Garden menu are seen at just about every table — salad and breadsticks. While you can order a House salad as your meal, many target the large, delicious, shareable Garden-Fresh Salad that you can eat before the main course arrives. People often share these salads while basking in the overload of warm breadsticks at their table. Olive Garden is famous for their breadsticks, but some of their best dishes include the appetizer Lasagne Fritta and the entree Chicken Parmigiana.

For those of you with a competitive nature, then you might want to checkout the Pasta Bowl Challenge. The Olive Garden menu is not exactly primed for food challenges, but there are some creative diners out there that have come up with some of their own. For the rest of you, take a look at our Hardee’s menu or our Red Robin menu, where challenges are always big and sloppy and where the food always ends up half on your face and half on your clothes, as it should be. For dedicated OG fans checkout this monster challenge:

Pasta Bowl Challenge Video:

Olive Garden Deals

Olive Garden Lunch Menu

Olive Garden deals aren’t very easy to come by, but they do exist. There are many coupons and promo codes out there, but deal sites aren’t always the best option for these. Many of these coupons have expired, the majority of them were never valid in the first place. Instead, you should look to get these codes and deals from the official source. Look at the Olive Garden menu itself, search the posters plastered on the outside of the restaurant and in local media. Even better, look at the social media pages. These are becoming a prime location for coupons and promo codes and most chains offer some form of freebie or deep discount through their Facebook and Twitter pages.

If you pay a visit during key holidays, off-peak times and slow days, then you can encounter even more of these. For instance, food holidays like National Pizza Day are always a good time to drop by an Italian restaurant. They all jump onboard for these days. Obviously, the majority of deals can be found on the Papa John’s menu, the Little Caesar’s menu and other pizza chain menus. But they are still available here as well and they can bring those Olive Garden menu prices down considerably.

Olive Garden Recipes

There are so many things that Olive Garden do that few other chains either don’t do at all or don’t do very well. These are foods that are unique to Olive Garden, foods that people have fallen in love with. Olive Garden recipes are sought after because everyone wants to create these dishes in their own home. And while some of the recipes are a closely guarded secret, most of them are very easy to replicate.

They use quality ingredients and simple Italian recipes—often with a twist—to create foods that are creamy, doughy and just what we all love. To see some Olive Garden recipes for yourself, take a look at the sections below. Here you will find Olive Garden recipes for their breadsticks as well as their Famous House Salad, two of the dishes that fans of this chain want to replicate more than any others.

How to Make Olive Garden Salad?

Olive Garden Recipe Garden Salad

The Olive Garden Famous House Salad really is as good as the Olive Garden menu claims it is. It is also very easy to make. You just need a few simple ingredients and you can bring this Olive Garden menu item to life.

Begin with a simple salad bag mixture, containing freshly washed leaves in a variety of flavors. Add half a red onion, chopped; half a dozen black olives; slices of sweet red pepper; a fresh tomato cut into quarters; half a cup of croutons; and some shavings of parmesan cheese on top.

Once you have those ingredients down then it’s time for the dressing. This is key and it’s one of the best things about this salad. You can use a simple white wine vinegar salad dressing or you can make your own. Combine half a cup of white wine vinegar with 1/3 cup of water and vegetable oil. Add a few tablespoons of honey, a beaten egg, a crushed garlic clove, a squirt of lemon juice and a pinch of salt, oregano and parsley.

That’s it! You have the perfect starter for any meal, as well as a great side dish.

How to Make Olive Garden Breadsticks?

These breadsticks are hugely popular with diners. Everyone loves them and they are given away for free. but what if you want a steady supply at home as well? Well, you will be happy to know that it is fairly easy to make Olive Garden breadsticks in your own home. Just follow the simply instructions listed below to make these yourself:


  • 3 Cups of Warm Water
  • 6 Cups Flour
  • 1 Packet Yeast
  • 4 Tablespoons Sugar
  • 1 Cup Butter
  • 2 Teaspoons Garlic Powder
  • 1.5 Tablespoons Salt


Olive Garden Recipes

Activate the yeast by mixing it with the warm water and then leaving it to sit for ten to fifteen minutes. Add the flour, all but a teaspoon of the salt and two tablespoons of the butter to the yeast. Mix everything together until combined and formed into a dough.

Knead the dough for five minutes. It should be smooth, but it shouldn’t be elastic. It is possible to overknead and to destroy the dough mixture.

Pull off pieces of the dough, roll into strips, place on a tray and then cover. Leave the tray in a warm place for an hour to prove. While this is going on, preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

After proving, bake the bread for five minutes. While they are cooking, mixture the remaining butter, the salt and the garlic powder together and use this mixture to brush onto he breadsticks. Take them out, give them a light coating using half the butter mixture and then put them back into the oven for another five to ten minutes. Just watch and wait until they are golden brown.

After removing cooked breadsticks, brush with the remaining butter mixture and then serve!


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