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737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
+1 907-222-3232
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We were here from out of state for our 25th wedding anniversary on Valentine's Day. The food was excellent, but our waiter was rather cold, disinterested and abrupt. It made for a less-than-stellar anniversary for us ... seeing as it was a big one too...More

1  Thank PollysProudMama
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Another great Anchorage restaurant frequented by locals as well as tourists. Reservations are advised.

Thank drpharm
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Went here a couple weeks ago with a friend for dinner. Both ordered fish. I had the special, grilled cod with some of their special flavorings whatever that was, but it was not very good. Pretty bland really. Waited for the longest time on a...More

Thank aksasquatch
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Fine dining with superb service. The experience here is fantastic from the beginning and throughout. We have always taken food home, because we just can't finish everything. Appetizers are so diverse and delicious as are the soups. Not an entre you won't want to try,...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Met friends there for happy hour/dinner before the theater. Happy hour prices make a early dinner more affordable. Food is well done, nicely presented, great waitstaff. No issue with multiple checks, but being there in December means it is less crowded than in the summer.

Thank JEHfromVA
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful New Years Eve 2017/18 dinner as Orso this evening. My wife enjoyed her Seafood Mac & Cheese and I loved my crab stuffed Rockfish. This place will please and is definitely worth a try

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I enjoyed the Happy Hour Cheese Board along with a tasty selection of beer in the bar area. For dinner I had an amazing Lamb Shank with vegetables. All was wonderful and nicely priced.

Thank Johnclarke27
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had a lovely dinner there with a friend visiting town on business. We made reservations, were quickly seated upon arrival and enjoyed a lovely leisure dinner, Their wait staff is very accommodating and the food is always cooked to perfection and served at the right...More

1  Thank hookedonBristolBay
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This has been our favorite spot for an evening just to go to the bar for good appetizers and a glass of wine. Friendly staff and comfortable seating yes but the appetizers are my favorite. Marsala steak tips with polenta - awesome!! We don't normally...More

Thank psuzie8
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Orso is one of my favorite restaurants in Anchorage, and I make sure to dine here whenever I am up from Juneau. I love apps, and Orso has a great happy hour! I stopped in Monday afternoon on my way to the airport. I had...More

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Vivica C
16 June 2016|
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Response from kmtravel06 | Reviewed this property |
No, up and down stairs seating only.
5 October 2015|
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Response from lyndag134 | Reviewed this property |
For additional information please contact: Robert McCormick (907) 792-3773
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
  • Public Transportation: We are one block from the 6th avenue transit center.
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-222-3232
  • E-mail
ORSO is well known as "The Place to Be." ORSO's New American cuisine expertly pairs delicious local flavors with the ever changing seasons of Alaska. ORSO is well known for a large selection of Alaskan seafood, grilled meats, award winning wine list and the best local ingredients when available. Happy hour everyday 3pm-6pm and 9pm to close! The bar is open one hour after the dining room each day!
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