Olive Garden offers bottomless pasta bowls during National Pasta Day

MIAMI (WSVN) - With Monday marking National Pasta Day, a familiar promotion brings along never-ending pasta.

Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl returned on Oct. 3 and lasts until Nov. 20, but this year comes with a new addition: Chicken Alfredo. Executive Vice-President of Marketing Jose Duenas said in a news release that it was by “popular request.”

“For more than 20 years, Never Ending Pasta Bowl has become an iconic promotion among families, since each guest can create their favorite custom pasta dishes for a great value,” said Duenas.

The restaurant boasts over 200 possible combinations and lists the possible pastas, sauces and toppings:

  • Pastas: Spaghetti, Rigatoni, Angel Hair, Pappardelle, Fettucine, Cavatappi and Gluten-Free Rotini
  • Sauces: Alfredo, Traditional Meat Sauce, Asiago Garlic Alfredo, Marinara and Five Cheese Marinara
  • Toppings: Meatballs, Italian Sausage, Crispy Chicken Fritta, Crispy Shrimp Fritta or Grilled Chicken can be added to any combination starting at $2.99

This is the third year in a row Olive Garden has sold passes for its Never Ending Pasta Bowl promotion.

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