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The Italian Underground Restaurant

715 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3401
+1 970-945-6422
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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715 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3401
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family visited here for an evening meal. Very cozy and mellow atmosphere, along with the typical decor and also candlelight! Waitress was very efficient and friendly. I missed my regular favorite of ravioli, but shared a sampler platter with my grandchild. They had great...More

Thank WildlifeWatcher64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the linguine with shrimp and spinach, which was served in a flavorful, spicy broth. John's combo plate was good, but not great. The sausage and meatballs we're similarly spiced, and the sauce was not the complex rich red sauce we prefer. Excellent spumoni...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect spot for a casual home cooked Italian dinner. It's in a cozy spot on the lower level of the building and is decorated with a few interesting artifacts. We ordered the Fettuccine with Shrimp & Spinach Lasagna and both were delicious...More

Thank GloryDayz3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will wait for a table, but that is pretty much the case everywhere in Glenwood Springs and once you embrace that, life is just fine. I was hoping for slightly more sophisticated menu offerings at the Italian Underground but the rigatoni with sausage, while...More

Thank Jill O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is good and the service was good. Old school spaghetti and meatball kind of place. Nothing really outstanding. We had Italian mrgtis, just Ok. Be aware though the construction on the viaduct makes parking difficult, it's best to walk.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on Monday afternoon and found it closed. They are currently putting in a new bridge over the Colorado River so it was hard to get to and parking was a problem

Thank DALE M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy place and once you have been there, you will see why. All meals start with a nice sized garden salad and a basket of fresh bread. They are known for their meat sauce and it is really good. We had spaghetti and meatballs...More

Thank Owenthomas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their sauce is so good! Very good service and food! Great atmosphere, even though there was construction going on outside.

1  Thank Gina D
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

....there early. This place fill up the second it opens, and the line form immediately. It's not a very large place so seating is at a premium. The food is some of the best flavored Italian we've ever had. Amaizing how Gleenwood Springs has so...More

1  Thank rbitv
Reviewed 4 August 2017

okay food. You have to pay a "service fee" if you don't order food for you. You do get a lot of food per person. Service is good

Thank paola m
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Brenda M
1 October 2016|
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Response from Ivebeenjudging | Reviewed this property |
Pastas yes, bread and pizzas no. Many things you can enjoy though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 715 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-945-6422
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