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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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3:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was very nice. My boyfriend had the salmon and I had the mac&cheese with seafood sauce, which were both delicious. Considering its price, I expected more from service, which was just OK.

Thank AnaBeatriz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only went to this restaurant as all the other places were very buy and noisy as it was a Sunday night, and were glad we made this choice. We were given a table upstairs, which was quiet as the bar was downstairs. The food...More

1  Thank Fiona1110
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is going to be a rather strange review. In that there is a lot to take into consideration with respect to our meal here last evening. It has been 3.5 years since we visited Orso's. It has been that long, not because we had...More

1  Thank TeBay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I must start this off by saying that there are two types of restaurant in Alaska, the kind that has service that is actually friendly, responsive, and attentive and one’s who’s service makes Dick’s Last Chance seem like a black tie affair. This is...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fresh seafood dishes, steaks, fresh salads and amazing soups are the mainstay of this down town gem...the lounge is full of locals & tourists alike enjoying the wonderful food & drink of Alaska....enjoy

Thank mofishmo
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A must try for happy hour! Good atmosphere, delicious appetizers, good drinks, & awesome service. We got full on appetizers we didn't order dinner.

Thank Defenders
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Our last night in Anchorage we decided to splurge on king crab legs, after all we WERE in Alaska! I had checked out menus and less expensive places only gave you one pound of legs while Orso gave you 1.5 pounds. My husband and I...More

Thank Judie O
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Our traveling group thought this might be a good place to eat. We enjoyed the little more upscale from Glacier Brewhouse next door. Fresh fish is the way to go in Alaska so we all enjoyed the Halibut and Salmon dishes, the decor and menu...More

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The food was really good.. I had the salmon and it was our 1st night in Alaska. It was really good! The atmosphere was nice too.. It had a "home" like, log cabin feel.

Thank cinike16
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I love the Glacier Brewhouse but sometime I want fare that is on par without the crowds and noise. That is when I go to Orso. If you are nice they will bring you any of the fine beers that they serve at Glacier Brewhouse...More

Thank Paul L
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Questions & Answers
Vivica C
17 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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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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