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“Great food and great jazz”
Review of Sotto Sopra

Sotto Sopra
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Ranked #17 of 2,420 Restaurants in Baltimore
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$30 - US$40
Cuisines: Italian, Contemporary
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Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighbourhood: Downtown
Cross street: Mulberry and Franklin St.
Transit: Downtown Trolley - Free Circulator
Description: Sotto Sopra is an Italian restaurant housed in a beautiful 19th century building just blocks north of Baltimore’s Harborplace on Charles Street. Sotto Sopra specializes in contemporary Italian cuisine adapting farm-to-table and incorporating regional specialties. We buy local whenever it is possible. The perfect risotto, handmade pastas, roasted meats, local seafood, and regional produce are here for your total enjoyment. Join us for our Power Lunch, featuring what's freshest and best in Italian cuisine. Two courses from our full lunch menu, $18. Sotto Sopra invites you to dine for lunch; Monday through Saturdays and dinner every evening. Eat.Drink.Sleep.Dream--Italian. Check out our monthly Opera Nights with live performances and multi-course dinner.
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Food is superb. I had the cioppino and never saw so much seafood, including lobster. The desserts were divine, and the hot and bothered is a jalapeno mule - definitely try it! Visited on a special night with a master jazz pianist.

Thank CharlesFinley
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We ate in this restaurant on 6/16/18 as a part of a party of 31. Service was good, food was out of this world and cocktails were inexpensive for a downtown restaurant . We were promptly seated and basically closed the shop without any problems.

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Thank wwilsonmaryland
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Sotto Sopra is the restaurant we choose to celebrate special occasions. Tonight, we came to celebrate my husband’s birthday, and they went all out for us. We were treated to exceptionally flavorful modern Italian cuisine in a beautiful setting. We felt like we were dining in Italy! Patrick, our server, and Maciej, his assistant, took such excellent care of us. They really knew how to make us feel special. Lindsey, the manager, came by to offer her good wishes – such a nice touch. They paid attention to every detail to insure that we had a great dining experience. We started with two appetizers, the Goat Cheese Salad (arugula, baby beets, shaved fennel, goat cheese fritters in a tangerine dressing) and the Sotto Sopra Flatbread (3 pieces of flatbread topped with mozzarella, provolone, arugula and prosciutto). Both were fresh and delicious. My husband had the Honey Lavender Salmon (pan seared Salmon with sautéed broccolini lobster gremolata and mashed potatoes). The salmon was cooked just as he requested. I had the Fettuccine con ragu di Osso Bucco – my dish was loaded with meat. For dessert, my husband enjoyed the Chocolate Molten Cake with fresh berry sauce and vanilla bean gelato. The finishing touch was the Birthday gelato with fresh strawberries and a lit sparkler. We can’t tell you how much we enjoyed our dinners.

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Thank Maggi713
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Decent food, very loud, close tables, excessive wait.

We waited for 30 minutes past our reservation time. Nothing was offered and though polite, the staff, very young, has no idea about how to effectively deal with such occurrences. Starting g a meal like this is never pleasant. The food, while good, didn't rise to a level that would make us forget the night's first course of WAITING.
Best thing we ate was the halibut!

Thank gourageous
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This establishment is not to be missed.
The food is profound.
The service excellent.
Ambiance perfect.
We shall become regulars.

1  Thank jnbell44
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