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576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
+1 207-358-7090
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mashed potato” (54 reviews)
“pizza” (302 reviews)
“pie” (31 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Portland is a strange town. It is a little bit New Age, a bit alternative (a bit like Totnes, Devon in the UK. So it is no surprise to find such a quirky place in such an ordinary High Street. It is a small, double...More

Thank johnGerrardsCross
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best pizza I ever had. Why? Because it was so freakin fresh and the flavor of every veggie was live.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been there with some business partners for lunch while we were in a meeting close by. The pizza we had was really nice and taste great. Absolutely to recommend.

Thank Helmbecs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Otto's was recommended for the best pizza in the area. It does have good thin crust pizza, but our overall experience was not good. Even with only ten guests at three tables, the place was almost too noisy for us to carry on a normal...More

Thank RetColAF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was suspicious about mashed potato pizza but I loved it :) I tried also pear and blue cheese pizza, it was delicious too! Crust is thin and crispy and very tasty. Nice service, good atmosphere, and hipster paradise :)

1  Thank Vladimir Č
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered a pizza on line and found their web site to be very user friendly. The thin crust pie we ordered was cooked perfectly with a good topping of red sauce, cheese, pineapple, and sweet Visalia onion. The web site gives one a graph...More

1  Thank DewPortland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for a few slices and cold one last night...was pleasantly surprised to find good thin crust pizza in Portland...Sausage and Broccoli Rabe with Red Pepper flakes was quite tasty as was the Margherita slice...a short walk from the Westin.

1  Thank Rookieoftheyear
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Unique combination of ingredients, but lacks flavor. I had the mashed potato/scallion pizza & was very disappointed as it did not deliver much flavor. It's a small place in downtown Portland...very small. Our visit was a few years ago, and we've never cared to go...More

1  Thank Karyn P
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Went during the week kind of late afternoon and sat at the bar. The place was pretty much empty when I arrived. Ordered two slices: Mashed potato, bacon and scallion and a daily special with Kale. Both were excellent and I would certainly return to...More

1  Thank JetBlueDriver
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Ate here late at night and had the best pizza I have had in a long time. It was great! Wiatress was very friendly and prices were great. WOuld recommend to all who love pizza. They offer GF pizza too.

1  Thank CINDYCK
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john r
16 September 2015|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure if they have a happy hour. It is more of a casual pizza place than a Bar.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-358-7090
OTTO serves gourmet, specialty pizza by the slice or whole pie. Serving discerning pizza fans in New England since 2009.
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