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Olazzo

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8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
301-588-2540
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is your authentic, red-checked tablecloth Italian restaurant (even though there were no tablecloths on the tables). A fairly diverse yet reasonable wine list including a delicious Nero D'Avola. The pasta was fresh, the baked entrees cheezy and crusty and the meats tender and flavorful. While the service could have been a bit friendlier, it was fast and efficient. Our... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything comes together to ensure a pleasant meal. A nice, well rounded menu with enough selection to provide a variety of dishes. We all loved our selections. I had the pasta and clams; although the clams were small, they were tender and well flavored. We had caprese salads that were different; the salad was cut up into big chunks, well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my girlfriend for a date here and I didn't expect the environment so I expected it to not go so smoothly but it did. I expected regular nice tables set up but it was a bar basically. An open bar as you walk in on your right and high tables with high stools for dining. We were running... More 

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Thank Peggi C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Red sauce Italian like there are many of in northern NJ is scarce here. Try Olazzo- rustic decor nice bar area, the TV had on the Giants preseason game. And the food - calamari excellent as was the gnocchi duck bolognese and other pastas. Not so much the mussels - broth good but the mussels were very small. Olazzo makes... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Olazzo is a charming comfortable restaurant with delicious fresh Italian food and a good wine selection. Half off bottles on Monday. Service is great and the brick interior is nice. Not cheap but not extremely expensive

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Highand Mills
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

The wait staff were very friendly, warm, and welcoming. The food and drinks did not disappoint. The food were prepared well and delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time there. Made a reservation but when we got there they seemed to have lost it. We stood for a few minutes before they sat us on the bar side if the restaurant. The service was friendly and the food was ok. I ordered linguine with clams which came with side salad and bread. The bread... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

A friend who lives close by first recommended this tasty spot. We have ordered takeout a few times, and our most recent experience prompted this review. After a long day I ordered takeout on my way home, and when I arrived the order was a tad messed up. Much to my surprise, the staff quickly (and without questions) immediately began... More 

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Thank Heidi S
Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We love Olazzo. The bread and salad is always so fresh and tasty. Our favorite entrees include Eggplant Parmesan, Sausage and peppers, pasta with sundried tomatoes and peppers. Actually we've enjoyed each dish we've tried. It is a fun place to take friends to.

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Thank silverspringbob208
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

From start to finish this restaurant was amazing!! The calamari were huge but tender; the caprese salad had the best tomatoes with the best flavor and all of our pasta dishes were melt in your mouth. The food came out extremely hot and timed perfectly. This was welcomed by our entire party. I have been to little Italy in Baltimore,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: 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?