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8235 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4520
+1 301-588-2540
16:30 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:00
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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 1 week 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 

Thank Adria Z
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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.

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 20 October 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.

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 17 October 2016 via mobile

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

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

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 27 September 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 

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

Thank Michael B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 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 

Thank allnew
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 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 

Thank Peggi C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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136 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?