Since the beneficial substances of olive fruit have been discovered discovered, it is used in many spheres of human life: medicine, cosmetology and in food-processing industry, of course. People are so grateful for this wonderful fruit that decided to set up a restaurant chin with its name - Olive Garden, founded in 1982, like a traditional family restaurant with common european food. But nowadays Olive Garden Restaurants chain has completely changed its marketing direction and is popular among business groups, as well as non-family social functions. There are over 500 Olive Garden locations throughout the United States and Canada.
These Olive Garden Restarants specialize in Italian cuisine: pasta, ravioli, fish, wine and other dishes, typical for Italy. Olive garden menu is quite rich and of course in each local restaurant there are some varieties. But "Four Cheese Tortellini & Shrimp" and "Smoked Mozzarella Chicken" are the specialities and included in each Olive garden Restaurant menu. Cheese is a favorite ingredient found in every Italian kitchen, that is why cook-chefs of Olive garden restaurants use a large variety of Italian cheeses. For example, smoked provolone, pecorino romano, mozzarella and parmesan help create the delicious specialties. So you have nothing to do but savor and enjoy fresh tasty meals in creamy cheese sauces.
Toasted ravioli is an appetizer, also written in the menu of every Olive Garden restaurant. The technique of cooking is as follows: some type of meat is wrapped in square ravioli. Then these pieces are breaded and deeply fried untill they are crispy. Ravioli can be served both with different sauce and with parmesan cheese sprinkled on top.
Additionally a variety of entrees and appetizers are offered. Olive Garden Restaurants offer some soup choices, including "minestrone" and "pasta e fagioli". The large house salad is brought to table with serving utensils, allowing guests deciding themselves how to portion it out among them. Practically the salad contains lettuce, onions, tomato, olives, hot peppers, and croutons, and the whole substance being dressed with vinaigrette.
Olive Garden restaurants all over the USA and Canada are concerned to create a traditional Italian atmosphere in their interiors. Wine bottles, bright colors, and plants of different kinds contribute to the purpose of decorating the restaurants. And of course, they can`t do without italian-themed music in search for atmosphere of authentic italian restaurant. It is not folk music, but popular original hits, mostly romantic and melodious.
That is why an Olive Garden Restaurant is the perfect place for a business lunch and for a romantic meeting as well. Perfect Italian food, nice interior and the service on the highest level - these are the components of good time-spending.