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Sorellina

#9 of 2,387 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Back Bay
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1 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5713 (Dartmouth)
+1 617-412-4600
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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massachusetts
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is a great special occasion spot. The dining room is simple, sleek and elegant. Start will a delicious cocktail and enjoy the superlative service. The meatballs on the Primi menu are exceptionally delicious although the sauce is not traditional. Pasta dishes were also delicious and the wine list is super.

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Thank ladyweston
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Food was really superior. We had little necks and braised beef ravioli for starters and the osso bucco special with risotto was outstanding. Great desserts as well. Our server was very knowledgeable about wine and the menu and gave us great advice without being too pushy. All around a great experience. Will definitely be back!

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

My girlfriend and I were in town for NYE. We booked well in advance, as we knew it would be busy. I had been years prior, and wanted my girlfriend to experience it. It certainly did not disappoint. Service and food were both excellent. A very warm and comfortable setting. Just great!

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

This place is full of die hard try hards. Loud and brash and a big barn like room where everyone can check everyone else out. Subtle it ain't !! The staff are brisk in demeanour. The food is good but boy is it it cheap- for the price charged it ought to be good!!! Would not rush back !

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1 Thank minneme
Manassas, VA
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I've eaten at Sorellina each time I've traveled to Boston on business. It's right across the street from my hotel and so very convenient. It's also just a block from the Copley T station. First time there I had the infamous meatball appetizer, which lives up to the hype. Very very good. Followed it with the roast salmon, which at... More 

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Boston, MA
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I can't even begin to say how wonderful the food was and how amazing the staff were. We had a well behaved two year old and were truly scared. The veal was to die for, the eggplant rollini, the tagliatelle, the veal chop, the desserts - just wonderful. My go to restaurant from this day forward!

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I dine out quite often, and am sort of fussy about fine dining. When not traveling, I visit restaurants all over Massachusetts and NH, and last week I brought one of my friends down to Boston to enjoy an evening at Sorellina.....(I can't cook, but I know how to eat, and it's a sister restaurant to Mistral) Sorellina is so... More 

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West Barnstable, Massachusetts
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154 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Three of us went for dinner on a Sunday night, place was busy, host staff were professional and friendly, seated right away, nice table by a window, noise was not a problem and was at a level to be expected with a full restaurant. Server was outstanding, professional, knew the menus, friendly and on top of his section. I had... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews
Reviewed 17 December 2015

State of the art restaurant very clean and morden the staf if very professional .if you want a romantic dinner this is recommended .

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Lincoln, Rhode Island
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Top end Italian restaurant with food, service and atmosphere. Excellent grilled octopus with sliced cherry peppers appetizer, followed by bone in veal Milanese accompanied by bussel sprouts. I'm in heaven! Extensive wine list finished with scrumptious deserts. Make sure you give your valet parking ticket to your server before leaving the table because that service is very slow.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5713
    (Dartmouth)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-412-4600
Description
Contemporary Italian-Mediterranean cuisine served in an upbeat and sophisticated environment by a staff intent on providing you with a truly memorable dining experience. Sorellina, the 'kid sister' of acclaimed Chef Jamie Mammano's Mistral provides an intense look at regional Italian food with a modern twist. Sorellina's wine list focuses on some hidden Italian gems paired with an international selection creating an effortless opportunity to explore the unknown. The warm-modern design intertwined with the glow of the back wall mural and the floor to ceiling windows are a visually stunning combination.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Back Bay

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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