Tampa, FL: Olive Garden Food Truck Coming to Town

By Sherri Lonon  |  Patch.com


Tampa Bay area residents eager to check out Olive Garden’s new breadstick sandwiches can do so for free this weekend.

The company has announced its “Breadstick Nation” food truck is coming to town with appearances planned Friday through Sunday. During the three appearances, visitors will be able to try the restaurant’s new chicken parmigiana or Italian meatball sandwiches for free.

“This stop is part of Breadstick Nation’s 20-city food truck tour taking place this summer,” the restaurant announced in a media release.

The three appearances are as follows:

Friday, June 26

5 to 8 p.m.

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Red Sox – Tropicana Field 1

Saturday, June 27

Noon to 6 p.m.

KiaFest Main Street Blast

6341 Sims Park, New Port Richey

Sunday, June 28

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Red Sox – Tropicana Field 1

Olive Garden is owned by Orlando-based Darden. The company also owns LongHorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, The Capital Grille and a number of other restaurant chains. The chain has a strong presence in the Tampa Bay area with multiple locations of such chains as the Olive Garden, LongHorn and the Capital Grille, among others.

Photo courtesy of Olive Garden