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Ristorante Ottaviani

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25 N. Centre Street, Cumberland, MD
+1 301-722-0052
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Family owned Italian, Kid Friendly, Offer Gluten Free Entrees and...
Family owned Italian, Kid Friendly, Offer Gluten Free Entrees and Desserts, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Can Accomdate Large Parties
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 78
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
My favorite restaurant in Cumberland.

Great food, lovely atmosphere....you feel as though you have been transported outside of Cumberland when dining here.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
EJF19
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Cumberland, Maryland
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cumberland, Maryland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great food, lovely atmosphere....you feel as though you have been transported outside of Cumberland when dining here.

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Cumberland, Maryland
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Amazing Tuscan Italian menu! The Ottaviani Family uses their own recipes to share the joy of their culinary heritage.

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Rockville, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We were attracted to the Italian flag flying out front on a side street, off the pedestrian mall. On a cold, Thursday night, the restaurant was doing a fine business and the host was very accommodating on our table choice. There are classic Italian dishes on the menu. For some of the selection, there is an option for half portion.... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We have stayed in Cumberland several times and we never fail to have dinner at Ottaviana's. This past week we celebrated our 8th wedding anniversary and both of our meals were superb!!! I have dined at several fine Italian restaurants in Baltimore's little Italy and by far my recent meal at Ottaviana's was the best I have ever had to... More 

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Cumberland, Maryland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our family enjoyed another great Itailian dinner at Ottaviani's this past holiday week end Thank you again Tony

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Westminster, Maryland
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My husband and I were in Cumberland for a conference and this restaurant was "highly" recommended to us. It is located in downtown Cumberland and before you enter you see the American & Italian flags gracing the entrance to the restaurant. It was like walking back in time. Lace valanced curtains hung from the bay window facing the people outside.... More 

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Columbia, MD
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you weren't expecting fine Italian food in an old railroad city, you're in for a nice surprise. The best dishes we had were the Pasta Fagoli (like pasta and bean soup with delicate flavors and hints of herbs) and the Frutti di Mare (seafood sauteed in white wine with a tasty red sauce over linguini) - photo. The Roasted... More 

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North Versailles, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My wife and I were looking for a nice place to celebrate our anniversary. Trying to find where the restaurant was difficult for an out of towner. No data on the smart phones was no help. After driving around a few times we found Ottaviani's. We did not have reservations but the hostess was extremely nice. She only had room... More 

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Stopped for dinner while pedaling from DC to Pittsburgh. Had the Scallops with an incredible California red suggested by the owner, Tony. Will definitely return. Treated me as tho I was family.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My wife and I went here for her birthday on a weekend getaway to Cumberland. It is located in a cute row house with vaulted paneled ceilings and a small outdoor eating area. The prices are reasonable for a restaurant in this area. Back in Baltimore at a restaurant of this caliber, each dish would be an extra $10 at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 N. Centre Street, Cumberland, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cumberland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-722-0052

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Family owned Italian, Kid Friendly, Offer Gluten Free Entrees and Desserts, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Can Accomdate Large Parties
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?