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737 W 5th Ave, Ste 110, Anchorage, AK 99501-2129
+1 907-222-3232
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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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 5 days ago via mobile

Of the restaurants we ate at. The food was delicious and creative. Everything was fresh and the service was excellent.

Thank Imhelendt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Showed up without reservations and decided to dine in the bar. Service was quick and attentive. Sat at the high tops in a pleasant rustic bar atmosphere with view of the bar TVs. Portions were not huge but adequate. Enjoyed the Alaska Halibut. Dinner with...More

Thank tbga53107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was taken to dinner here as part of a job interview at the University of Alaska. Great view of the water from my window table. Really good calamari and shrimp cocktail I had swordfish which was tasty and sampled the crabcakes which were very...More

Thank tullio7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked the taste of the seafood chowder. I didn’t like it came out within minutes and the bowls had a slight, slight discolored film on top which indicates it had been poured earlier and sitting under a lamp for a bit. Unappealing start. I...More

Thank DCInsider
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service and menu. I made reservations for 16 clients and the meals were prepared in a timely manner. The restaurant set up the tables for 16 in an out of the way location. Nice steaks and seafood. The restaurant added the tip automatically and...More

1  Thank Mdl99344
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't find free parking nearby, so we paid to use a lot to the NE. We were quickly seated. The restaurant was nice inside. The server was friendly. The food was good, but expensive. The portions could have been larger. For those that like...More

Thank western u
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant last night and had a beautiful meal. I selected the Crab Stuffed Alaska Rockfish- absolutely delicious while my husband chose the Fresh Alaska Salmon Niçoise, not only did the dish look beautiful, but my husband said it was amazing. We...More

1  Thank DebbieBest1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the sockeye salmon, and it was excellent, and I'd consider myself very particular about salmon. I was even able to eat the skin and edge of the salmon without any strong or fishy taste. We also had the seafood deviled eggs and I...More

1  Thank OklahomaMomOf3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with another couple. Food was good but overpriced. My husband ordered the Halibut dinner and it came with nothing but the fish. No potato, No vegetable, nothing and it was $26.00. I had the Chicken Parm. I have had much better for a...More

Thank kinzukid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food in a wonderful atmosphere, not a real seafood fan so I had the chicken parmesan it was so good, and great presentation. Will be back next visit to Anchorage.

Thank LindaP12
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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
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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, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 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
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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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