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576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
+1 207-358-7090
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mashed potato” (52 reviews)
“pizza” (297 reviews)
“mango” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
576 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3311
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Maybe it was that buying it by the slice the pizza had lost its taste sitting, but was not really that impressed. The pizza was not just the standard fare and the crust was good, just not that good.

Thank timrizer
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Our recent Otto dinner was excellent: A delicious Chicken & Basil pizza (gluten-free, no less!) and fresh, tasty mixed salad.

Thank ARF-GF
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best pizzas I have had. Pleasant staff too. Very small space so you may need to take away.

Thank rstde
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My friend heard good things about Otto & when time came for pizza, we went here. Very good pizza. Nice thin crisp crust, sauce was flavorful, & good cheese. No shortage of pepperoni at all! I asked for parmesan, but they don't have it. Not...More

Thank jrc413
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We got a pizza delivered from this place as we were pretty knocked out after a 400-mile drive to Maine. We weren't really expecting much but the pizza was surprisingly great! Lots of unique topping combinations, awesome crust, and reasonable prices.

Thank jersail83
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the barbecue mango pizza. The meat had a flavorful dry rub and the mango so sweet, salty cheese, crispy crust. Just wonderful! The selection of beers was greAt! We also had the mashed potatoe pizza. It was good not great. Didn't love the...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

As far as the pizza goes we ordered the Chicken and Basil pizza. Crust was cooked to perfection, but the pizza overall could have been better. Like a few other more recent reviews, felt like the pizza didn't have as much substance to it as...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great Pizza but wasnt impressed by the staff. Asked Hot water for my Kids food that they couldn't microwave (understandable as with restaurant regulations) asked for HOT WATER - got a very unsual answer- the only hot water we have is TAP water. They didnt...More

Thank hitvyas
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Fresh, local ingredients, thin crust, creative toppings. Why go anywhere else? Busy Friday night at Otto's. Two sides of the restaurant - take out slices on the left and bar/seating on the right. We started with a caesar salad with an unusual presentation: crisp, long,...More

Thank darklance
Reviewed 9 July 2017

With fresh tomato (so many now come with tomato sauce !) and perfect pizza dough we had a wonderful dinner. Great atmosphere

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john r
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, Kids, Local cuisine
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
OTTO serves gourmet, specialty pizza by the slice or whole pie. Serving discerning pizza fans in New England since 2009.
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