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Sorrento's Bistro

140 Azalea Cir, Village Shops, Downtown, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7386
+1 828-898-5214
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (84 reviews)
“vodka pasta” (8 reviews)
“crab cakes” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
140 Azalea Cir, Village Shops, Downtown, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7386
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A party of 4, we simply walked in without a reservation to dine at Sorrentos. Upon entry we advised the server & hostess we would need to eat and depart within 45 minutes to make our conference commitment. They assured us they would be able...More

Thank Niki B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

finally got in for a mid day lunch on a weekend. Friday and Saturday evenings better get a reservation. The menu is nice with lots of dishes ranging from chicken.. veal... shrimp prepared in multiple ways. we started off with stuffed mushrooms.. tasty. I had...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sorrento's, a restaurant that specializes in Italian food, was highly recommended by a friend. Our family certainly agrees that Sorrento's is an excellent dining choice. We enjoyed our meals, were provided excellent service, and we will return. The homemade rolls were soft and fluffy and...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Took the kids tubing and followed with lunch at Sorrento’s. They welcomed us at the door and immediately sat our party of thirteen. Our sever Christina T was fantastic! Made sure we had everything we needed. We had appetizers, pizza, crab cake, dessert. Everyone loved...More

1  Thank krosenberg321
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We ordered this pizza after a day of skiing and it was outstanding. Dough made fresh. We took it back to our room and cannot tell you how good it was. Will go back again for sure. We love pizza and these guys do not...More

1  Thank Jnetcarlisle
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Great food and service our waitress Riley gave us, large group and kept the drinks coming. I love the sushi from upstairs and had karaoke when we came, a great time for everyone.

1  Thank richardkR8075IM
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Never really disappoints, especially being in the middle of nowhere. Had one of the best Tomahawk Ribeyes tonight! It was delicious. Victoria was really nice and made sure we had what we needed. Visit this place often.

1  Thank Genette T
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I don't want to beat them up too bad but it just wasn't great. You have to give him a bit of a break being in the mountains and not having access to the freshest ingredients. I had a few appetizers and I stopped at...More

Thank Votz M
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I found this restaurant in the Beech Mountain guide book. We came here to have sushi and found it to be much much more!! The 1st night we cam here we were told that if we sat at the bar then we could have anything...More

2  Thank Seana S
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Came to banner elk and found this great place for dinner it was the best Italian I have ever ate and Reilly and Ashton was great

1  Thank James G
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5 July 2016|
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Response from SorrentosAnthony | Property representative |
We do accommodate Gluten Free diners with many options to choose from. We also have wild caught fish on special every week including trout, snapper, grouper, sea bass and yes, diver scallops and live main lobsters as well... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Azalea Cir, Village Shops, Downtown, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7386
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-5214
  • E-mail
This is an upscale bistro with a strong accent for Italian. This family business involves 3 generation of family owned and operated, with the 30 year anniversary approaching. We thank all of our local customers, and look forward to the new ones.
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