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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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4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW 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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Thank Shelisa A
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129 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Thank donnapdr
Silver Spring, Maryland
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

From to onset we were led to our table by the owner who was acting as a host. Food was fresh and well prepared old fashioned Italian dishes. Prices very reasonable, and were given a complimentary desert. We will go back soon.

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Thank joe l
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Fun ambiance, interesting drinks and best lasagna ever. A great casual spot, busy every time I've been there.

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Thank Nancy F
Baltimore, Maryland
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

We had dinner recently at Olazzo's in Silver Spring, and thoroughly enjoyed it. It's relatively small, and offers a bar-type of atmosphere with several television screens. The menu offers an outstanding variety of Italian food and a reasonable wine list. We were delighted by the bruschetta and arancini appetizers, the chicken cardinale, grilled eggplant, and penne primavera entrees, and the... More 

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Thank Sandy H
Silver Spring, Maryland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

I am a regular at Olazzo's and recommend it highly, not only for the food, but the ambiance. Great spot for lunch, drinks or dinner. It has a quaint, rustic old Italy feel, but still provides an upbeat trendy bar scene. The food is always fresh and tasteful. I've been going to Olazzo's for over 3 years on a regular... More 

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Thank LBlyden
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

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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Thank Michael B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

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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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
$30 - $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
Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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?