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Marzano's Restaurant

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516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
+1 253-537-4191
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
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Tue - Thu 16:00 - 20:30
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anytime we are near Seattle or Tacoma we go to Marzano's. Great great food. Fantastic specials. Healthy and good. Our favorite place.

Thank Mel H
Puyallup, Washington
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We have been coming here for years. Never have we found the level of passion in food than at Marzano's. The owner has gone over and above in meeting any special requests we have. She rotates the menu seasonally and uses only the best ingredients. We come here for our date nights. I find it really romantic. We had our... More 

Thank D4215DQdian
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

All entries come with a salad and bread. The salad was just spring greens and a house dressing. The bread wasn't warm, but was good. They had plates and olive oil, but no basalmic vinegar for dipping. Since the bread wasn't warm, the butter wouldn't spread. My husband's lasagna had good flavor, but it was a very small portion, especially... More 

Thank luv2travl69
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129 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place has really good Italian food and the service was exceptional. There are a few issues. First the ambiance leaves a bit to be desired as I felt crammed in with a lot of other people in a poorly designed multi room mess. There should absolutely be some sort of dress code as there were people in t-shirts and... More 

Thank Vince C
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158 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Service = 5 Food = 5 Marzano's Restaurant's staff is a model of a high-functioning team! It was awe inspiring to watch the numerous staff members as they seamlessly took care of diners' needs. Interactions from our initial greeting to departure were authentically warm and polite. Courteous attention permeated our evening: dishes served promptly; plates efficiently cleared; leftovers boxed; and... More 

Thank narfishi
Puyallup, Washington
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

You will not find better Italian food within hundreds of miles. This place is our fav and because prices are a bit high, it's one we ALWAYS go to for special occasions and celebrations. Great lunch place to gather with intimate friends, as it has an amazingly nice atmosphere. Just wish they'd move to a larger venue so it wouldn't... More 

Thank ashworthg2016
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

When I selected the restaurant, I didn't realize what a wonderful choice it would be. We were hungry for Italian so I found a restaurant with good reviews. We didn't have reservations. In hindsight, I would definitely have a reservation. The service was impeccable and was able to get us in. It's a quaint atmosphere. The food was far better... More 

Thank Rocks-in-ND
Puyallup, Washington
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We hadn't been to Mariano's in many years. Wanted to try someplace closer to home. We had reservations and greeted right away and taken to our table. After ordering our food it was nicely timed. The food was excellent. We all had something different. The bus person kept our waters full and dishes removed when finished. The only issue we... More 

Thank 0212013
Shelton, Washington
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I have been to Marzanos 4 times in 10 years. Everytime the food is great, customer service is great, and the atmosphere is romantic. I highly recommend Marzanos for a couples dinner. I have had the rissotto, piccatta and lasagna. Both were great. Price is reasonable for the quality of food you receive. $92 for dinner for 2, desert, and... More 

Thank DLO7639
Kingston, Washington
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

You NEVER disappoint! Great food! Quaint atmosphere! Italian cuisine -great wine. Central location. Fun date night and great place to come with a family or friends.

Thank lisaaanders

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-537-4191

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Annapolis, Maryland, United States
over a year ago
Haddonfield, New Jersey

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