The culinary world is growing immensely across various dimensions. With our lives being faster and busier than ever, there are some segments of restaurant world that are striving to provide quicker services with vastly simplified offerings, while maintaining their consistency. These are the so called fast food restaurants. At the same time, other restaurants tend to remain more traditional, in the sense that they continue offering entire cuisines while focusing on quality service and traditional sitting. These restaurants offer more variety in their menu and freedom in creating desired combinations in dishes. These restaurants can be multi cuisine or even offer a fusion of two classic cuisines.
Many restaurants have a specialty cuisine. Talking about the Italian – American cuisine, the Olive Garden lunch menu offers an ample of options for the most demanding of food enthusiasts. The highlight here being the trademark ‘make your own’ option for pastas and salads. For instance, you can choose the pasta, sauce and a topping to create your own pasta, but more on that later. The Olive Garden lunch menu also offers calorie conscious, lighter meals. Offering subtleties like Citrus Chicken Sorrento and Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad for as little as $11.49 and $10.49 each, the meals manage to stay under 575 calories. The Olive Garden lunch menu also offers kid’s meals, which include the likes of Cheese or Pepperoni Pizza, Cheese Ravioli, Chicken Fingers & Pasta, Cheese Tortellini, Chicken Parmigiana Bread stick Sandwich and Italian Meatball Bread Stick Sandwich starting at as low as $5.69 and going up to $6.69. Kid’s meals are served with drinks and side dishes.
The Olive Garden lunch menu also offers standard combos of soup, salad and bread sticks for $6.99. The choice of soup include Pasta Fagioli, Minestrone, Zuppa Toscana and Chicken & Gnocchi. While the salad can be upgraded to grilled Chicken for just $3.49. The unlimited salad and soup combos include choice of any two pastas from offerings like Tri Coloured Vegetable Penne with Basil Garlic Marinara and more for $6.99;Fettuccine Alfred Pasta Bowl Mini and more for $7.99; along with Grilled Chicken Flat Bread and more for $8.99. The trademark ‘create your own’ pasta allows you to choose pasta, sauce and toppings to form various different combinations of pasta.
The choice offered for pasta include Fettuccine, Spaghetti and more while the sauces offered are tomato, meat sauce and more. You can create your own pasta for $5.69 while toppings cost a dollar extra. The toppings include meatball, shrimp and more. The Olive Garden lunch menu also offer side dishes including Grapes and Steamed Broccoli along with drinks including Fruit Juice, Raspberry Lemonade and Low Fat Milk & Chocolate Milk. The ‘make your own’ pasta or the various combos offered are all great deals considering the vast choices offered.
The lunch hours of the Olive Garden Restaurant are pretty enticing too. Customers can enjoy the Olive Garden lunch menu from opening time to 4 pm from Mondays to Fridays along with family and friends.