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Pasta Plus

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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209 Gorman Ave, Laurel, MD 20707-4601
+1 301-498-5100
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have had some amazing times at Pasta Plus. But service has definitely been absent in recent times. Kitchen staff is the best it has ever been. If Shane is your server, leave. He is stoned out of his mind and will be gone for most of your dining experience. Sad state here at pasta plus.

Thank James S
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we lived in Laurel this was a once a week stop whether at the market or the restaurant. Still one of the best Italian food restaurants I have ever visited. You will not eat anything that is not outstanding.

Thank Chris S
Columbia, Maryland
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't let the exterior deter you. The inside is cozy and friendly. We always have a very pleasant experience when we eat there. My favorite entrée is Eggplant Parmigiana with spaghetti and for dessert I always get the Zabaglione with Fresh Fruit, a delicious custard. Portion size is more than ample. Can't wait 'til our next visit.

Thank USMA96Dad
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We picked up a pasta with linguini sausage, with good noodles, just OK sausage & a skimpy amount of just OK sauce. The chocolate cake was good, as was the strawberry tart.

Thank John B
Morrison, Colorado
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51 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grandma would love this place. Our group had a wide variety of dishes and all were quite pleased. Very authentic, not overpriced. Portions could have been @just a little larger. If you order meat dishes or pasta dishes make note they are just that. All meat, all pasta. Order to share or ask the staff for recommendations. Good wine selections... More 

Thank MrBenny303
Baltimore, Maryland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressed with Pasta Plus. A friend of mine raved about this place for several years, and I finally had a chance to try for lunch. The restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside, and it's in a weird strip mall kind of building, but the food and service were excellent. Had chicken parmesan and a side salad. Definitely... More 

Thank Sean K
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112 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pasta Plus is nestled into a strip mall and given the name and location, it'd be easy to mistake for a Fazoli's knockoff. The reality couldn't be further from the truth. The decor inside is very nice, warm and inviting. The staff did a great job. Warm, fresh bread gets you started. What's most impressive here is how fresh everything... More 

Thank brewcity77
Columbia, Maryland
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570 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

You may have to wait for a while but this unassuming storefront produces some of the best handmade pasta in the region. The service, too, is always topnotch. This location shows what a good family-run restaurant can still do when compared to the faceless, anonymous chains.

Thank Philip S
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent food and service that is hard to find. Forget the look from the outside and you will be surprised at the quality and variety of the food. Get there early as it gets very busy with regular customers. You will become a regular too after your first dinner there.

Thank Shaun3724
Roswell, Georgia
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166 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Followed the advice of tripadvisor reviews to find this place. They did not let me down! Pulling into the parking lot near 5 o'clock and I saw people heading to the front door to beat the other people headed that way. I was lucky to find one of the last tables empty. A few more minutes and the line went... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Gorman Ave, Laurel, MD 20707-4601
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Laurel
  • Phone Number: +1 301-498-5100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?