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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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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tail” (29 reviews)
“black linguine” (20 reviews)
“giant prawns” (13 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 - 8 Ely Street, Town Centre | just off the High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6LW, England
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1 - 10 of 896 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked here for our wedding anniversary Saturday 20 of January. The service was perfect and then the food came. Starter Carpaccio of beef followed by main course Lobster Tail Linguini and dessert Profiterole Bianco which were all delicious. I would say this was the...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fabulous! We booked ahead for our wedding anniversary and they gave us a great decorated table. The service was outstanding, not just from one person but from all of them. The ambience was delightful and really relaxed. This is classic Italian food....More

1  Thank WilliamsIOM
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a year working in Italy and also visited many regions on holiday. We have dined at some great Italian restaurants in London, Locanda Locatelli and many others. The food served at the Sorrento is an example of authentic Italian food at its best. Having...More

Thank bradselluk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my third visit and I have had three excellent meals from the set menu costing £15.90 per person. The staff are great.

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1  Thank BirminghamSunseeker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant dining room - white table cloth, good seating and decor. The a la carte menu was excellent - the starter chosen was scallops - lovely sauce, perfectly prepared. Main course was Halibut again perfectly prepared, appropriate dressing and accompaniments. Dessert and wines...More

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1  Thank mdkayar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

four of us had a very nice evening meal here. Not the cheapest food, but it was very good. I felt that my money was well spent.

1  Thank dagriffi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who would think this is miles from the coast! This is a really decent Italian restaurant but it the seafood - said to be delivered fresh from Grimsby every day - that marks it out as something really special. We sampled lobster, dover sole, prawns...More

1  Thank Ivor H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I don’t live in Stratford-upon-Avon but are regular visitors due to our love of the town itself. On our visits to the town we have been to this restaurant on a number of occasions but it is most definitely the amazing food...More

2  Thank Jimbofire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been using this restaurent on and off for nearly 30 years!! And have never had a bad meal. Chef patron and I think son is now involved and boy do they know how to produce authentic Italian food! Used Italian restaurents in various parts...More

1  Thank _patsmith282
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Came to the restaurant for a meal before heading to the theatre. We received a warm welcome and shown to a table. Choice of menus with a wide variety of dishes. We had heard good things about the deserts so we didn't have a starter,...More

Thank loualderson
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11 October 2017|
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Response from Alicejim | Property representative |
yes thank you all dishes are made smaller.
david p
14 July 2017|
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Response from Alicejim | Property representative |
Yes, all are cooked to order and options always there.
3 April 2017|
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We have a garden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 83
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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
  • E-mail
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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