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737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
+1 907-222-3232
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We came here on a friend's recommendation and I'm so glad we did. The waitress was kind enough to ask whether we had any plans after our dinner so she could serve us accordingly. We had crabcakes and deviled eggs for our appetizer and both...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Great atomsphere and service! Beer was great too!! We chose the appetizer sampler which tied us over until supper.

Thank Renee L
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

The family and I had wanted to eat at the Glacier Brewing Co and were told the wait was 90 minutes, we left and saw Orso's a few doors up. We went in and it was great! The appetizer of King Crab was perfect and...More

Thank Scott J
Reviewed August 5, 2016

I had a Panzanela salad and steak tips from the App menu and both were delicious! The tips had all sorts of delicious add-ons like blue cheese. a wonderful Marcella sauce and some crispy onions. Portions are generous so 2 Apps were a perfect meal...More

Thank foodloveroncape
Reviewed August 4, 2016

My son went with the halibut and I had the flat steak. Both were so happy that we came back a second time. He had the salmon and I had the flat steak again (hey, why change when the food is great). Service was great...More

Thank David M
Reviewed August 4, 2016

The food was quite good, the wait staff was pleasant but very slow. To be fair, we did visit on a Friday evening but did not expect to spend 2.5 hours for a dinner for two without dessert. Other travellers (party of 4) in our...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Steak bites and polenta best thing on the happy hour menu. Nice place , friendly servers . Food was pricey for what you get .

Thank AKcharlene
Reviewed August 1, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us and we gave it a try. They were busy and there was a wait, but worth it The server (Crystal) was very good. She was very cheerful and was there when ever we needed her. I started with a...More

Thank MrBill W
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Well informed, friendly waitstaff, with varied menu. Very convenient, and at six p.m. We were seated quickly, without reservations. Orso Filled up quickly. Featuring local sea food, alacarte menu and tempting deserts. Not the usual pub atmosphere, rather the look and feel Of fine dining.

Thank Sondra S
Reviewed July 31, 2016

While visiting Anchorage we stopped by Orso for some drinks and food. Great atmosphere - this place was quite busy, and then we realized why. Food was very tasty, i had crab cakes and halibut for main! definitely recommend. a big list of wine to...More

Thank Maria T
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Vivica C
June 16, 2016|
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Response from kmtravel06 | Reviewed this property |
No, up and down stairs seating only.
October 5, 2015|
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Response from lyndag134 | Reviewed this property |
For additional information please contact: Robert McCormick (907) 792-3773
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
  • Public Transportation: We are one block from the 6th avenue transit center.
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-222-3232
  • E-mail
ORSO is well known as "The Place to Be." ORSO's New American cuisine expertly pairs delicious local flavors with the ever changing seasons of Alaska. ORSO is well known for a large selection of Alaskan seafood, grilled meats, award winning wine list and the best local ingredients when available. Happy hour everyday 3pm-6pm and 9pm to close! The bar is open one hour after the dining room each day!
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