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Olazzo

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8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
+1 301-588-2540
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Today
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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311 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's been about 4 years since I was last here and I am glad I stopped by again. I had the shrimp and crab pasta dish and found it to be very flavorful with plenty of shrimp and crab meat. I sat at the bar and the bar tender was busy so service was a little slow. They make the... More 

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Thank drrosenthal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Met some friends there that had just moved into the neighborhood from downtown DC. The place has a warm, cozy feel that we all liked. (There is a 2nd dining area down the hallway, past the restrooms and up a short flight of steps.) Our drinks and service were fine. I had Lasagna Bolognese and my spouse had Pasta, Sausage... More 

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Thank Chuck P
Silver Spring, Maryland
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ambiance is too much to describe this relaxed, comfortable unpretentious joint in the heart of downtown Silver Spring. We sometimes order an entree to share with an extra side salas. There are booths, a bar and TV screens up front, tables in back, where a fake fire on a flat screen TV. lends a warm and cozy feeling even if... More 

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Thank gene20152015
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Tuesday is martini night, they are offer a larger variety and the martinis are delicious, They serve hugh portions of tasty rustic Italian food like traditional pastas. The place is warm and cozy.

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Thank 569glendam
Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the best Italian food that we've found locally. The service is great as are the prices. But it can be crowded and require a wait. There are various deals to take advantage of early in the week so check out them out online.

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Thank DCLizzie
Washington, DC
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Olazzo looked to me like a place that had been in Silver Spring for years, but one of the staff told me it had been there for about eight years. I've passed it many times and always wanted to go in, because it looked so dark (not bad dark) and inviting. The menu is classic Italian, nothing fancy. I had... More 

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Thank BarryD
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Meeting girlfriends for dinner in Silver Spring. We arrived during happy hour grabbed a seat at the bar to wait for others to arrive. First impression was this is a cute quaint place. We were seated in the back. Our server was Alexis, very nice and knowledgeable about the menu and drinks selection. We place our food order based on... More 

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137 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

I've enjoyed Olazzo Bethesda, so I assumed that the Silver Spring restaurant would be equally good. Poor assumption. After finally finding parking on the street, we were pleasantly greeted and enjoyed good service throughout the meal. Wine by the glass is very reasonable - in fact, prices for standard menu items are quite modest. That's where the fun stopped. The... More 

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Thank AgentSmithDC
Silver Spring, Maryland
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my husband's birthday at Olazzo and enjoyed a lovely dinner with an attentive server. We were a group of 8 and the server was very attentive and responsive to our needs without ever rushing us or being intrusive. The food was wonderful, as has always been my experience here, and the total bill for a party of 8... More 

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Thank Adria Z
Upper Montclair, New Jersey
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I will definitely be back the next time I visit my daughter. The ambiance is cozy, the food is amazing and the martini menu is perfect ! We had Clare as our waitress and she was so helpful, professional , attentive and fun.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:30
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-588-2540

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