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576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
+1 207-358-7090
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mashed potato” (49 reviews)
“pizza” (286 reviews)
“mango” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went with some Co workers to grab a bite during lunch break and the server was sort of rude. I was willing to overlook it considering she was alone tending all customers and I mean no disrispect as i write this but she smelled...More

Thank Marilu C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped for lunch on a Sat after visiting the Children's Museaum. This place is right around the corner. Ordered a small peppont and a large basil and chicken for 3 adults and 2 children. It was mouthwatering with a perfectly done. tasty crust. You could...More

Thank Sherry A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can opt to be seated or take the slice to go, Otto provides flavorful pizza everyday! For a cheap (& huge) slice for $3.50 you can't complain! Beer list in the sit-down part of the restaurant could be better but if you are in Portland...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a NYer for me its hard to believe i'm going to find good pizza outside of NY or Italy, BUT his was a pleasant surprise. After a bunch of us arrived in Portland we decided to grab a quick bite. The potato pizza slice...More

Thank Gina F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a pretty decent chef, and having traveled quite a bit as a journalist, I can say that when my friend took me to a pizza restaurant in Maine I was really surprised to have some of the best pizza I've eaten outside of southern...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a New Yorker and a lover of pizza I was skeptical- the mashed potatoes and bacon pizza - yum and the butternut squash pizza - equally yummy. So good we had it delivered another night to our hotel. Where have you been all my...More

Thank OTNY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered delivery.....online. Pizza good, not over the top. I had the chicken, pear and fontina which was very interesting! Kinda sweet with a slight savory. Also ordered just to try the tortilini pizza which was just weird! I saw on TA that people loved...More

Thank hollybelle210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I must have been here on an off night. Had the sausage and broccoli rabe pizza together with a caesar salad. Not recommended. Complete mismatch between the many glowing reviews here and my experience. Crust was chewy, tasteless, and the indifferent sausage was in scare...More

Thank stephen s
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were visiting Portland last week for the first time. We decided on pizza for dinner and the hotel referred us to Otto. We ordered a 12 inch cheese and pepperoni pizza and it was delicious. Their crust is thin. They have quite a few...More

1  Thank KathyEastAmherst_NY
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. They offered many great pizza selections by the slice. I loved the sausage and Vidalia onion - the red sauce was excellent. The mashed potato, bacon, & scallion was also quite good. Free parking around the corner.

Thank Buddie98
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john r
When is Happy Hour ?
16 September 2015|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure if they have a happy hour. It is more of a casual pizza place than a Bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-358-7090
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OTTO serves gourmet, specialty pizza by the slice or whole pie. Serving discerning pizza fans in New England since 2009.
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