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The Italian Underground Restaurant

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715 Grand Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3401
+1 970-945-6422
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A local who has dined here for years, the restaurant still provides great quality food and good service.

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1 Thank eat143
Boulder, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to Glenwood for over 20 years and one of our favorite places is the Italian Underground!! We have never left unhappy!! Full tummy's and a smile on our faces!!

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1 Thank Kathy T
Colorado
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The title says it all. I grew up near Philly and a total snob when it comes to good Italian food. The absolute best I have had in my 30 years as a Colorado resident. A little hard to find due to I-70 bridge construction, but what a gem! I would give them 10 stars if possible!

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1 Thank Conni L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years, very little changes but always good food at reasonable prices. Husband had the half chicken, I had cannoli. Portions are huge. Ok wine list. Good service.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Loved the atmosphere - reminded me of a jazz club from the 50's - without the music. We were told there would be a 20 minute wait only to be seated within 5 minutes - very pleasant surprise. Food was fabulous - large portions - took my leftover lasagna for mid-morning snack the next day on our road trip. Would... More 

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1 Thank wildyamqueen
Durham, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lots of kids and families, but the food and ambiance (except the noise) was good enough for a couple's date night as well. Very fast service.

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1 Thank Emily P
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We did have to wait a while to get in but we did go right at dinner time. It was so worth the wait, real authentic Italian food. Would go here again

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1 Thank Danny Jamie B
illinois, usa
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

After our evening shift of being Santa at Adventureland Park, we decided to go eat in costume at this great little hidden away Italian Restaurant, I had simple spaghetti and meatballs, the wife had Salmon Alfredo Fettucini, both were excellant. What a quiet little nook of a restaurant and bar. We had a great time, gave everyone a chance for... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The food is great. My daughter loves to fettucine. We go to Glenwood about 3 times a year and she insists we eat dinner here at least once. The downfall is that they do not take reservations, are always packed, do not have a bar where you can wait and you have to stand up the stairs our outside while... More 

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Asheville, NC
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We loved this little place. It is in the basement of a building on the main street in Glenwood Springs, and it was a short walk from Hotel Denver, so great location. It would be a little challenge for anyone who has trouble with steps - I didn't see and elevator and suspect it pre-dates ADA. It is a very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 715 Grand Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-945-6422

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?