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Marzano's Restaurant

516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
+1 253-537-4191
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had salmon ravioli with a side salad of greens. Salad was fresh and excellent. The salmon ravioli was different and very good with a mild white sauce. We were impressed with the service and the tray of desserts shown were tempting and the chocolate one...More

Thank _elsiegraham404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marzano's is truly excellent. Everything from the restaurant's quaint ambiance, to the professional and friendly service, to the excellent food - every detail of this restaurant is perfect. Try to the calamari starter; it's delicious. Don't try coming here without a reservation, regardless of the...More

Thank Zachary H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were there for lunch. Chicken piccata is memorable. Lemon sauce delicate. Acoustics in the old "house" are so awful. Noisy group of 8 very close to our table for 4 meant conversation was a challenge. Service was good. Gorgeous day and we could have...More

1  Thank Becky B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Marzano's is right next to the PLU campus. At first I thought it would be a college hangout, but I was happily wrong. This is a wonderful, romanitic Italian restaurant. The food was the best Italian I've ever had. I just wish it didn't take...More

1  Thank Beth B
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Marzanos for over twenty years and the food has always and consistently been excellent. The owner is always improving and adding new items and twists on classic Italian dishes. When I take guests and they ask me what's good I...More

Thank Timdvm
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My husband and I had been wanting to come down here after hearing about it from a friend. We came on a Saturday, but didn't have reservations, which is recommended for Friday and Saturday nights. They were able to seat us right away, though, so...More

Thank dizzylizm0m
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Sometimes, it is challenging to have a delightful meal on a busy holiday evening. However, Marzano's came through again with wonderful ambience and leisurely dining on Valentine’s Day. We really appreciated management's assurances that our reservations would be held when we called ahead to let...More

Thank narfishi
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is where we take out of town guests or hold birthday dinners. Also a great location for date night. I've been here many times and never had a bad experience.

Thank kristin l
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went here to celebrate my sons b-day. Made reservations a week in advance. Got there, no table available. Told by greeter it'd be a few minutes. Greeter continued to walk by us and avoid eye contact for over 10 minutes. When part of the family...More

1  Thank trema375
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Marzano's is quaint and very charming. The food is delicious and the pricing is reasonable. I highly recommend them.

1  Thank Stephanie G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a menu for kids? Or are children not allowed at the your restaurant?
3 June 2016|
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Response from TacomaPuffin | Reviewed this property |
While children are welcome there are no children's menus
Estee S
How do I go about getting a gift certificate
24 January 2015|
Response from Arthur B | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call the restaurant and ask them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-537-4191
  • E-mail
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