Olive Garden’s 24,000 Pasta Passes sold out “instantly” after going on sale at 2 PM ET on Thursday, August 15, 2019.
“The passes were claimed instantly this year! We would love for you to join us for Never Ending Pasta Bowl which starts September 23rd!” the chain said.
At 2 pm on Thursday, Olive Garden made 24,000 pasta passes available at www.PastaPass.com. Priced at $100, the pasta pass gives its owner 9 weeks of unlimited servings of pastas, sauces and toppings from Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl menu
The pasta pass is good for 9 weeks, from September 23 through November 24, 2019. Good for dine-in visits only.
Olive Garden Lifetime Pass
For the first time, Olive Garden is also offering a Lifetime Pasta Pass this year.
Customers who purchased a Never Ending Pasta Pass had chance to upgrade to the NEW Lifetime Pasta Pass for an additional $400. The first 50 Passholders who opted-in for the Lifetime Pasta Pass will be notified via email on August 15 of their upgrade eligibility.
Passholders will have 48 hours from the time the email is delivered to complete their upgrade. Pass valid beginning 9/23/19. Dine-in only. Not valid online or on ToGo orders.
For complete details, see: Terms and Conditions Lifetime Pasta Pass.
You can also discuss the special with other customers on the Olive Garden Facebook Page.
Never Ending Pasta Bowl
Olive Garden also announced that their annual Never Ending Pasta special returns on September 23, 2019.
Throughout the Never Ending Pasta Bowl promotion starting Sept. 23, all guests can enjoy unlimited servings of their favorite pasta combinations, homemade soup or salad and freshly baked breadsticks, starting at $10.99. Guests can choose from Never Ending pastas, homemade sauces and toppings to create their most craveable dishes. This year, a new Creamy Roasted Garlic sauce is added to the lineup.
For more details see: Olive Garden Never Ending Pasta Bowls.
Olive Garden Lasagna Mia
Olive Garden’s current featured special is the Lasagna Mia menu starting at $12.99.
With the Lasagna Mia menu, customers select from four sauces and six topping to make their perfect lasagna. Choices for the sauce are:
- Tradiitional Meat Sauce
- Traditional Marinara
- Five-Cheese Marinara
The choices for toppings are:
- Stuffed Ziti Fritta
- Garden Veggies
You can upgrade to these premium toppings for an additional charge:
- Braised Beef
- Grilled Chicken
- Sauteed Shrimp
For more details visit the Olive Garden Home Page. The Lasagna Mia special replaces Olive Garden’s Buy One, Take One special which ended on Sunday, July 28, 2019.
*Prices vary in certain locations. Limited time only.
Olive Garden $5 Drinks
Also at Olive Garden get Margaritas and more cocktails and wine for $5. Olive Garden’s 5 For $5 Drinks are:
- Watermelon Margarita
- Spiked Strawberry Lemonade
- Blue Moon Draft
- Bolla Pinot Grigio
- Cupcake Red Velvet Red Blend
For more details see the 5 For $5 Announcement on the Olive Garden website.
About Olive Garden (from Olive Garden website)
Olive Garden is the leading restaurant in the Italian dining segment with more than 800 restaurants, more than 96,000 employees and more than $3.8 billion in annual sales. Olive Garden is a division of Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI), which owns and operates more than 1,500 restaurants that generate over $7 billion in annual sales. Headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and employing more than 150,000 people, Darden is recognized for a culture that rewards caring for and responding to people. Olive Garden is committed to making a difference in the lives of others in the local community. As part of this commitment, Olive Garden restaurants have donated more than 35 million pounds of food to local community food banks across the country.
Olive Garden Recipes
Olive Garden has the recipe for many of their top dishes on their website: Olive Garden Recipes.