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Sorrento Restaurant ... a taste of Italy

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7 - 8 Ely Street, Town Centre | just off the High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6LW, England
+44 1789 297999
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 13:30
Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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Birmingham, UK
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked for an early meal on Christmas Eve, after checking the menu out at other Stratford restaurants. We were surprised at the size of the restaurant, and went through to a table that looked out on to a patio area. The food was served very quickly. My wife had the Pollo Marsala with Brocolli and New Potatoes, and I... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant many times and each time have enjoyed wonderful and authentic Italian food. The service is always excellent and Sorrento Restaurant remains one of my favourites in the area.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw the good reviews so had to come. Nice warm welcome, crisp clean table cloths, food was well presented but taste not quite the wow factor for me. Taste is a personal thing so others may enjoy more than I did. I think what disappointed most of all was lack of atmosphere. We dined at 5.30pm pre-theatre sitting and including... More 

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Thank StaffordEd
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a local and have been here several times and will continue to keep going, cause it's truly a lovely place. It's very 80's in decor, but I would not like if they altered it... Because it's cosy and warm and really is pleasing in every way!! Food is consistently good, black linguini is my fav, they cater well to... More 

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Thank emarhaych
Surrey, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband booked this restaurant online, we were goung to be spending a day and a night away in Stratford as it was our wedding anniversary. The waitress was very attentive, she asked if the meal was a special occasion before we sat at the table and so when we were seated the table was specially dressed for the occasion.... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked at the last minute on a busy night and they accommodated us which was great. The service was excellent and so was the food. Will be going back the next time we are in Stratford.

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Thank Garry B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for the first time ever and couldn't believe what a beautiful restaurant it is. From the moment we walked in, we were made to feel special. The staff were so polite and attentive. Such a romantic decor. Absolutely love it!! We had unbelievable food. The quality was top notch and cooked to perfection. I could eat those profiteroles... More 

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Hemingford Grey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down an amazing Italian restaurant. A great menu not dominated by pizza and pasta but serving lovely fish and meat dishes. Highly recommended.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From the minute we entered the restaurant we were treated to the very best experience. It was such a joy, The staff were smiling and efficient despite being extremely busy. The food was excellent and the aded extra of having our table specially decorated because it was our wedding anniversary added to our pleasure. Thank you to everyone at Sorrento

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We booked a table for 5.30pm before the theatre. Becasue they knew this our order was taken promptly and the food came quickly but nothing felt rushed. The food was beautiful. I highly recommend this.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$68
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 13:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 - 8 Ely Street, Town Centre | just off the High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 297999
Description
Family run, independent ,Italian Restaurant est1984 - 32yrs! Open Tues - Sat Lunch and Dinner. Lunch & Pre theatre Menu 2/3 course £14.90/ £18.90 TUES to SAT.Offering a taste of Italy to the historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon, the Sorrento Restaurant open Pre Theatre from 5.00Pm Tues-Sat, with a tempting 2/3 courses for £14.90/£18.90 Respectively. Wine from £2.90 Per 125ml glass/ £4.30-175ml./£5.70-250ml per glass, House wine £16.90. Sorrento is a family-run Italian restaurant, est 1894, that offers high-class dishes, using the finest and freshest ingredients. The interior is elegant yet unimposing, with classic Neapolitan decor and stylish seating. The menu is hearty and flavoursome, including deep fried squid, pasta with garlic, chilli, olive oil, rocket leaves and parsley, salmon and lemon sole with capers and garlic, and veal flamed in brandy with mushrooms and cream sauce. On average, a sumptuous 3 course meal costs an affordable £35 per person. The 2/3 course set menu available from Tuesday to Saturday, as well as daily chef's specials. Examples a lobster tail, with king prawns, mussels, and clams, served with linguiniin a white wine, tomato, garlic and chilli sauce. Calves Liver, Fillet and Sirloin Steak, Escallops of Veal, Seafood Platter, Just 4 minutes from the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre, peaceful al fresco dining is available on the terrace.

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