American Italian dining chain Olive Garden is set to open its first Missouri City location April 10 at 10327 Hwy. 6.

The chain, which owns more than 800 locations nationwide and employs more than 96,000 employees, is primarily known for its soups, salads and unlimited breadsticks.

The restaurant also offers pasta dishes, such as spaghetti, lasagna and fettuccine Alfredo, according to the chain's online menu.