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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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11:30 - 13:30
16:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 13:30
Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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Evesham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Visited on a Friday evening after the Theatre started. Busy but despite this service and welcome a definite cut above the norm. Paid just over £40 a head for three courses, coffee and drinks including a very nice bottle of Red. Good value for the quality of food served. All four of us were very happy with quality of the... More 

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Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Booked a table here with the intention of having a romantic meal! Lovely atmosphere in the restaurant even though the area where our table was seemed a bit small. We pulled our table away from the wall a little to enable my husband to eat more comfortably. The restaurant was extremely hot. Another couple asked for the door to be... More 

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Thank ecp07pks
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Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Average at best. Everything seemed to be swimming in oil. Disappointed having read previous reviews. Service was pretty good and the online booking was good.

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1 Thank Matthew B
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

We visited pre theatre and without reading any reviews. Looked welcoming and we like the idea that it was family run and not a chain. A fantastic find. Staff all most welcoming, effecient and professional. We had three courses for £17 and the meal was wonderful. Best pollo massala you could hope to find and great portion of perfectly cooked... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Decided to have dinner avoiding theatre goers times as restaurant didn't appear very large from outside. We needn't have worried as there was plenty of accommodation. The menu was extensive and interesting but obviously Italian.The food was all fresh and we were especially impressed with the prawns and pasta being fresh and plentiful. It is not cheap but we felt... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

My friend and I decided to try here for lunch on Saturday whilst staying in Stratford for the weekend, we opted for the 2 course set menu and were not disappointed, I had the mussel to start and they were divine lasagne for main, delicious my friend had the chicken which she said was lovely, nice authentic Italian restaurant with... More 

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Thank lynn b
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We visited on Friday 9 th October was given a lovely welcome by a blonde haired lady food was excellent lovely atmosphere excellent service would definitely visit again Th so friendly warm

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Thank lesleyrace
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

I reserved a table here for my girlfriend's birthday weekend and I honestly think I couldn't have made a better choice. The food was amazing, as was the service - except one of the waitresses who asked if we were ready to order, and when we said "not just yet, could we have another 5 minutes please..." she just walked... More 

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Thank Andy C
Leicester, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

Been here for three birthday celebrations so far & has never disappointed. Lovely authentic Italian food, good efficient service & nice wines too. We look forward to going back soon.

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Thank Celia B
UK
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

We have been going to Sorrento for a few years now and always really enjoy the food. We were especially attracted by the fact that you could get a really good set menu on a Saturday evening at a really good price, which in Stratford is a rarity and we always noticed that the restaurant was full which obviously meant... More 

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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$71
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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, Award winning Italian Restaurant est1984 -33yrs! 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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