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Sorrento Formby

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29 Three Tuns Lane, Formby L37 4AQ, England
+44 1704 830538
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed my experience here. We came for lunch on Valentines, and only wanted to order little bits, which the staff were very helpful. The food was brilliant and the staff were really nice and made us feel welcome. Will definitely be back for lunch and a proper meal too!

Thank Conor O
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely meal yet again, been coming here for years. Always friendly, fabulous staff, great atmosphere, thank you To Michelle x 2, Pepe & Luciano xx

Thank Everton63
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited last night 4th February. The place was busy and buzzing with a great atmosphere. The service was excellent from happy, amusing waiters and the food was absolutely gorgeous with good size portions. We all had a mixture of starters and main courses from the huge choice menu and specials!. We will definately be going back soon. A****** Thank you... More 

Thank Sarah T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Saturday 4th Feb with my girlfriend, was pleasantly surprised to be met with a sopranos voice singing fabulous songs , great atmosphere great company and the food was very very good we both enjoyed our food wine and atmosphere , lovely lovely night

1 Thank corishray
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start ? Food was just about edible, garlic mushrooms where literally 2 sliced mushrooms fried, no garlic taste. Pizza not cooked properly, bland, tasteless. Looking around the place, wires hanging in many places. Floor dirty around the edges of the skirting boards shabby. Meaningless objects framed, and to my suprize laminated paper articles on the walls boasting... More 

Thank Loren H
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Family meal - staff are great with the kids. Food spot on as always & service very good. Pizzas are perfect & the olive oil & chilli pasta is spot on

Thank 649mikey649
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Fantastic first time at Sorrentos, the service was outstanding the food was of the highest quality, I am looking forward to my next visit.

Thank leelusted1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent quality of food served throughout the 5 courses, the staff were utterly wonderful, cheery and bright. The Christmas songs sang by the waiters was appreciated by all. My only complaint would be the dessert and coffee option, surely Christmas pudding followed by coffee and mince pies is more or less the same thing ? A Cheeseboard to share would... More 

Thank Mercedes122
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

we booked for 5 of us to visit on my daughters birthday on 27th December; she had chosen Sorrento a she liked the look of it. We arrived to find it quite empty (filled up later) and then the waiter took us to our table and gave us menus plus the daily specials sheet. Another waiter came over to take... More 

Thank daddyfixit1
Formby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

19 people for Christmas Eve! Not a problem for this restaurant, very accommodating. Great atmosphere, attentive staff, good food and plenty of alcohol. All the ingredients for a fantastic time. So much so, we've just booked the same table again for next year! 😉.

Thank Jon_Aileen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Three Tuns Lane, Formby L37 4AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Formby
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 830538
Sorrento Italian Restaurant in Formby offers a modern Italian menu using genuine Italian products combined with fresh local produce of vegetables, meat and fish.

Our restaurants have been designed with a contemporary and modern feel, with a large open kitchen. We offer a wide and varied evening and lunchtime menu. Our extensive wine list features the highest quality wines imported direct from Italy's vineyards.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?