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Osteria Marco

#19 of 2,423 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
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1453 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202 (15th)
+1 303-534-5855
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've come here several times for dinner, and the food has always been great. I've gone there a couple times with no reservations which has been tricky as you have to wait and may not get the most comfy spot so I recommend making reservations. If you're unable to sit in high chairs then you definitely want to reserve a... More 

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yourmama411_9
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super food and drink specials 3-6 pm. Highly recommend the mussels, eggplant panini and the house wine and wells are all $5. Energetic and welcoming wait staff - will be back soon !

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London
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on the last night of our honeymoon and it was so good. Definitely go for the meatball sliders! I loved the pizza I got and the dessert (it was pumpkin spice cannolli) was really good too. Make a reservation, it was very busy and I don't think we would have gotten a table without one.

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Vancouver, B.C.
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Experience downstairs Italian ambiance with friends. Wood fire thin curls pizzas were great. Personally had the pork short rim risotto, excellent in all ways, meat very tasty. Entertaining to watch the street level antipasto and meat / cheese plates being assembled in the front window.

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This was my first time to this restaurant although I have been to all the others by the same owner. Location is very nice in Larimer Square. The restaurant decor and sitting is not very pleasant and chairs very uncomfortable. Server was nice. The food was very average for the prices we paid for lunch both in price and in... More 

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Deadwood, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I usually go here every time I go downtown. I usually order the pizza, lamb meatballs, or rabbit. I've never had a bad meal and it's always worth the price. Great service every time as well. One of my favorites.

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I am finally getting around to reviewing OM after a number of trips. The most recent was two days ago. We were celebrating a birthday there. In case you've never been, the restaurant's front door opens to the top of a stairway. The dining room is down the stairs. It was ridiculously cold and snowy outside after the polar vortex... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We went in a large group for lunch and everyone had very good food and an excellent experience. Great lunch offering and location. Interesting setting that you will enjoy.

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Boulder, CO
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Six of us had dinner at Osterio Marco last night before heading to a show at Comedy Works. Out of 6 dinners two were winners--the rabbit and a sausage pizza. My husbands pizza was a gloppy mess with grey shrimp. My eggplant parm was the worst I've ever had and my friend had mussels which made her sick. I really... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Great location and good, if uncomfortably noisy, venue but the food was disappointing to an extreme. To begin with, we asked for a 'quartino' of prosecco but we're served with just 1 glass. A quartino is normally 250ml - which this was decidedly not. The pizza base was soggy and undercooked and any Italian would be ashamed to serve such... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1453 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202
    (15th)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 303-534-5855

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?