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Ristorante Ottaviani

25 N Centre St, Cumberland, MD 21502-2305
+1 301-722-0052
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
25 N Centre St, Cumberland, MD 21502-2305
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Reviewed yesterday

I discovered this gem of a restaurant while in Cumberland for an antique auto show. Located in the heart of the town's arts and entertainment district, this Italian restaurant offers an incredible menu with innovative approaches to the classics. We started with a creatively prepared...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 4 days ago

The servers were all polite and responsive. The food was delicious and the portions were very generous. Wish they had a larger selection of beers, that but that certainly isn't a deal breaker. If we are ever in the area again, we'll be sure to...More

Thank Dylan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I grabbed a flyer on the front desk of the hotel where I'm staying and saw several recommended restaurants within walking and driving distances. I was thinking a meal, not fast food or burger joint that I'm used to eating when I travel with my...More

Thank drftr09
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant, just when an where you need it. The food is fresh and creative. Try a dessert. They have a great wine selection and beers.

Thank Burt H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this restaurant. The Italian food was very good. The staff was amazing! A fun, bustling environment. The pianist was excellent.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting from out of town with our dog and needed a place with outdoor seating. I'm also gluten-free. We found this unbelievable gem. We called and they made us a reservation. Upon arrival, the staff was very inviting and brought us a large...More

Thank Toucanfran2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A kind waitress sort of suggested that splitting the meatballs and linguini might be a good idea, and it was. 2 M B 's each was great with the good bread and also a split salad. Split portions gave a us a reasonably priced meal...More

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little out-of-the way restaurant is a real gem. It was mobbed with locals on a Wednesday night - that tells you something! I had two half servings - antipasti and chicken marsala. Both were really excellent and ample portions. Selection of wine by the...More

Thank dianeniedz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tiny salads were drenched in dressing and practically inedible. My husband and I both got the same entree, Shredded Pork Cacciatore, but you couldn't tell by the appearance. My pork was shredded so finely and was so sparse I'm not sure how the pork...More

Thank BarbAWS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at this restaurant on a business trip in April 2017. When I returned to the area, I had to return. The food here is amazing. The owners son always has the right recommendation on food or drink. An interesting wine by the glass...More

Thank lexusprincess
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Nearby Attractions
C&O Canal National Historical Park and Visitors Museum
126 reviews
.32 km away
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416 reviews
.27 km away
Cumberland Visitor Center
38 reviews
.27 km away
Allegany Museum
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.21 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I've made reservations twice for this restaurant on their website & never heard back. Curious.
5 March 2017|
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Response from 92ellenm | Reviewed this property |
I just showed up without a reservation. it was pretty good, but coming from New York, it's difficult to compare. For maryland , it was pretty good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
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: 25 N Centre St, Cumberland, MD 21502-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cumberland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-722-0052
  • E-mail
Family owned Italian, Kid Friendly, Offer Gluten Free Entrees and Desserts, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Can Accomdate Large Parties
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