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Soffritto Italian Grill Restaurant - CLOSED

1130 Capitol Trl, Kirkwood Hwy, Newark, DE 19711-3955
+1 302-455-1101
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
10 Oct 2016
2 Aug 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1130 Capitol Trl, Kirkwood Hwy, Newark, DE 19711-3955
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Reviewed 5 June 2015

I ordered the lasagna and it was so small of a piece and it cost $17 and my date got the fettuccine Alfredo with chicken and the chicken was under cooked and the sauce was bland. I had a glass of Kendall Jackson and normally...More

Thank Bradford L
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

What an awesome place to eat. Service is phenomenal and the food is delicious. A must for dinner if you're in the area A $$$ dinner that is great

Thank Catdad3x
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

What a great find and perfect for family or friends to share a meal! Service was outstanding! We were all thrilled with our entrees. The seafood was fresh & delicious.

1  Thank ChrisnSC
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Awesome dinner...we went in easter day the food was great, the atmosphere was nice and the waitress did a great job...

1  Thank johydavid
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Let me state that I thoroughly enjoyed my meal at Soffritos. The food & service was excellent. I would have preferred more selection on the menu, and I thought the prices were very high relative to what you are getting. I mean this is a...More

1  Thank francoisdaman
Reviewed 31 March 2015

As soon as you walk in, you get the feeling that this will be a great dining experience, The lighting and music are soft, the white table linen spotless, the floor clean and the booths around the dining room welcoming. The recipes are good and...More

Thank rexpig
Reviewed 25 March 2015

We hit this spot after touring the Twin Rivers Brewery. Excellent food and great atmosphere. Tucked away inside a strip mall. Definitely worth the trip for authentic Italian food.

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Every now and then, not judging a ,"Book by it's cover," reveals an opportunity that makes you very glad you took a second look. Soffritto's yielded this valuable lesson. My Wife and I were there , once before they re-modeled. The appearance before was crowded...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We have had many meals over the years and they always amaze us. The atmosphere is relaxed like your in Italy. Nobody pushing you to get out just to turn over tables. The service is the best around and G and his wife make your...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Had many meals at Soffritto. Enjoyed the consistantly excellent food, in a relaxed leisurely manner.The calamari is tender and crispy; the Lobster bisque rich and creamy. Do try the fish of the day, filleto gorgonzolo, thei rvodka cream sauce and any specials they have. Reservation...More

Thank faithomas
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Capitol Trl, Kirkwood Hwy, Newark, DE 19711-3955
    (Polly Drummond & Kirkwood Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-455-1101
  • E-mail
Soffritto Italian Grill is an authentic family-owned Italian restaurant located at 1130 Capitol Trail in Newark, DE. Since we opened our doors in 2005, Soffritto’s wealth of experience and exquisite dishes have brought them great recognition and acclaim locally, as well as internationally.To fully enjoy their experience at Soffritto Italian Grill, our guests dine in a beautiful, relaxing atmosphere that creates an ambience of a home away from home. Our Tuscan stone and stucco exterior along with our wood burning fireplace welcome guests into the restaurant. Murmurs from our waterfall and authentic Italian music coupled with the delicious aromas of our award-winning Italian cuisine provide a sense of comfort during their stay. Soffritto’s name derives from the very thing that is most important to us: food. Soffritto comes from the Italian verb soffriggere, which means to brown or fry slightly. Many Italian recipes begin with a soffritto, a lightly fried mixture of onions, celery, and carrot, sautéed in olive oil, thus imparting their flavors to any ingredient that follows. Soffritto prides itself on its innovative family recipes and passion that goes into every individual dish. They believe the key to high quality food begins with a commitment to only the freshest of ingredients, and ensure that every ingredient is hand-picked by our experienced chefs.From traditional coastal Italian dishes to new and inspired flavors, Soffritto aims at meeting every customers needs and desires. Every dish is prepared to order, with an emphasis on taste and presentation. We are notorious for our homemade ingredients, including fresh homemade mozzarella, focaccia bread, linguini, and gnocchi. Soffritto receives great acclaim for their acute awareness to different customers’ dining preferences, including our gluten-free menu and abundance of vegetarian alternatives. We strive for quality and distinction. At Soffritto, you will find an attentive and professional staff who puts the customers’ needs first. Whether you choose to come to Soffritto for a birthday, a romantic getaway, a business meeting, or just to catch up with friends, our staff will provide you with the utmost level of professional service and courtesy.Our staff has a reputation for their energy, skill, and passion. We have committed time into training our staff members individually and in entirety to be attentive, efficient, and complaisant. With their vast knowledge of the menu items, our staff is full of suggestions and recommendations to ensure you have just the meal you’ve been craving.
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