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8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
All 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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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 

1 Thank itsmyturnow
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank reynolds_eh
Highand Mills
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank NYTraveler051
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 

Thank Heidi S
Silver Spring, Maryland
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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.

Thank silverspringbob208
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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 

Thank Jennifer C
Silver Spring, Maryland
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834 reviews
518 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Stopped by for a quick lunch at Olazzo and found their Walnut & Goat Cheese Salad very pleasant. I ate outdoors instead of indoors to grab some fresh air on a lovely spring day: the table was fine for one, since I was able to sit in the shade and look out to the street in comfort; a companion would... More 

Thank dlosea
Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

the food is hands down, by far the best Italian food on this side of the beltway. Very fresh. The service is always great and the drinks at excellent.

Thank felicia o
Saratoga Springs, New York
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179 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

A colleague of mine recommended this place while I was working in the DC area. It was fantastic! Great atmosphere, wonderful food, good happy hour and a very nice staff. I highly recommend when in the Silver Springs/DC area.

Thank scotch1958

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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?