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Marzano's Restaurant

516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
+1 253-537-4191
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
“boscaiola” (7 reviews)
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516 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A gem in a small neighborhood. Excellent service, food and wine options. Cozy without being overcrowded. In summer, outdoor dining is an option. No other Italian food of this caliber in Pierce County, WA. A must!

Thank LAT46
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful food, atmosphere & people. I love eating here. They are always so accommodating to me and my family when I make last minute reservations. Thank you, Marzanos!! Delicious lunch special fettucini with squash and mushrooms two weeks ago. I also LOVED the gnocchi I...More

Thank GLangseth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have heard about Marzano's from many friends and finally had the chance to visit. We have tried to visit before, but kept forgetting they are closed on Sunday ... We made reservations, which is definitely recommended. The atmosphere is lively and...More

Thank D_Otter50
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

For as popular as this restaurant seems to be, and for how (over)priced this establishment is, I’d say avoid it. This is our second not so great experience at a place I used to love to eat. I’m not sure what happened with their kitchen,...More

Thank Awohleb
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Had not been to Marzano's since the late 90's. Service was good, server helped us with a wine pairing. My wife has the Lasagne. I had the spaghetti. Delicious. Deserts were good also. The coffee served could have been better. That would have topped the...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My annual. birthday lunch on Fri., Oct 6, Excellent service, as always, so we don't mind the prices. But I ordered the wrong thing... Snapper, pan-crisp w/Red Quinoa. To my disappointment, it was soaked in oil and lacked flavor... just generally greasy blah. I had...More

Thank NancySeminole
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This charming little hide-away near Pacific Luthern University offers great service, delicious Italian wines, and a wonderful menu selection. It's cozy and beautifully appointed, and provides a romantic backdrop for date night or and special event. Our food was the only downside. The presentation was...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great menu choices and superior flavors. Our party had the pork chop special of the day with mushroom bread pudding - a real treat; pork belly was crisp and flavorful. Wines were very good; staff was knowledgeable about both food and wine, and offered sound...More

1  Thank PEDuediligence
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Italian isn't spelled "Olive Garden". Not in T town anyway. This is the only place to go for true cusine, ambience, service and a great wine list. Check out their website for menue, wine and more. This place is still a somewhat unknown hidden gem...More

1  Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you are looking for delicious Italian food, Marzano's is the place to go. Located on a back street near Pacific Lutheran University, with tree shaded outdoor seating as well as cozy indoor dining Marzano's serves authentic Italian cuisine with house made pasta. I was...More

Thank RRrider2014
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9 November 2017|
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Response from Tamie H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I have only visit the restaurant for dinner. Really good food & service. Tamie H
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
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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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
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