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Sorrento Restaurant ... a taste of Italy

7 - 8 Ely Street, Town Centre | just off the High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6LW, England
+44 1789 297999
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster tail” (23 reviews)
“giant prawns” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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7 - 8 Ely Street, Town Centre | just off the High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6LW, England
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1 - 10 of 791 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great service and the food was amazing. I had the pate to start and salmon followed by 2 scoops of icecream. Best meal out in years.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I were looking for a change from the traditional U.K. food we were experiencing on our group tour and this hidden gem popped up when searching for restaurant recommendation. We felt like we stepped back in time two years ago when we...More

Thank Gaylene H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant this evening. Friendly reception, offered a table either inside or outside. Very attentive staff, who ensured we had all we needed to enjoy the evening. The lobster tail linguine was really good - highly recommended.

Thank Adi R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday evening a few weeks ago and felt immediately welcome in this lovely cosy restaurant. It had a traditional feel about it with chintzy decor and tableware but this adds to the authentic feel of the place. The senior waiter / maitre...More

Thank HeanorRed
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time we entered to the time we left the service was attentive and the ambience just superb! The food was fresh and tasty, with the quality and depth of sauces just mouth watering. We couldn't praise this restaurant enough. Bravo Sorrento!!!!

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Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a beautiful evening and we enjoyed our meal sitting in the Italianate courtyard under umbrellas - perfect. We went for the two courses for £15 (but then added deserts!). Our meals were superbly cooked and very tasty, and presented well. Nothing could have...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in Stratford for couple of nights and wanted a good Italian meal for our first night. We booked Sorrento based on trip advisor reviews and they didn't disappoint. The staff were so friendly even sprinkling congratulations confetti on the table before we...More

Thank jojo71_40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this lovely restaurant, we had an amazing Saturday evening meal. Delicious food and super fast service. Not to be missed if you are in Stratford upon Avon

Thank rositsadonova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across Sorrento's prior to a visit to the RSC and ate from the Pre-Theatre menu. The service was good, it's nicely furnished and the food was very reasonably priced considering how enjoyable it was. I had Lobster Bisque, followed by Lasagne (with meatballs,...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend. Food is fantastic as is service. My kids love Italian but this restaurant is something else. Great location and perfect for food pre theatre. Well done to all the staff and chef.

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Are you dog friendly?
3 April 2017|
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Response from Alicejim | Property representative |
We have a garden
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Yes,please ring 01789 297999. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$70
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, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
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
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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/ £4.60-175ml./£5.90-250ml per glass, House wine £17.90. 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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