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Sotto Sotto

10 North Parade, Bath BA2 4AL , England
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Ranked #1 of 430 restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Situated just a few steps away from the Roman Baths, our attractive and atmospheric restaurant is located in a charming candle lit historical cellar of natural Bath stone with vaulted ceilings throughout, and resembles the cavernous cellars of an Italian grotto.The main characteristic of our cuisine is its simplicity. We rely on the quality of our ingredients rather than on elaborate preparation.We also like to offer traditional Italian dishes with a contemporary twist because we strongly believe in those 'Sapori' (flavours).With our finest ingredients coming from Italy, and all of our fresh vegetables, seafood and meats sourced locally, we are able to ensure high quality dining that will exceed your expectations.We invite you to have a fun and relaxed dining experience with us.Service hours are as follows:Lunch hours: 12:00-14:30. Last order at 14:00Dinner service: 17:00-22:30. Last order at 22:00
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Devizes, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 NEW

This time last year we celebrated my wife's birthday in Florence. Italy wasn't possible this year due to the health of a very elderly parent. Living 45 minutes from Bath it was our chosen destination as we love the atmosphere. The overwhelming recommendations on TA led us to call last night for a table this lunchtime. Everything said by others... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 NEW

Well, we'd only intended to slip in for a quick one-course lunch during a shopping trip. But the welcome was so warm, the atmosphere so inviting, the thought of staying longer so irresistible that we ended up with a full three-courser with wine, coffee and a glass of pudding wine for me, the greediest of the family. Everything about the... More

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Sidcup, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Myself and boyfriend headed here for a celebratory treat having seen excellent reviews online. Great service and food from start to finish!

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

The sotto sotto team never disappoints. We've been 4 times now and with every visit the service and food has been impeccable. The waiters and waitresses are well mannered and know the menu inside out. We have sampled many items on the menu now and have never had a bad or even average meal. The food is always of the... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

once again great food good service and always great value. cheaper than most restaurants but outstanding food. simple but well presented and tasty. great romantic venue.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Our second visit to Sotto Sotto and we booked a long way in advance to guarantee our table. What can I say - utterly fantastic food, exceptional staff who are friendly and so attentive. They surprised us with a beautiful dessert knowing it was our anniversary, a touch which shows their attention to detail. A unique setting for a restaurant... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

Having read reviews, my husband an I had our heart set on dining here while on a city break. We were so disappointed when we were unable to get a reservation for our stay and were put on the cancellation list with no luck of a call back. Our B&B owner suggested we turn up on the off chance they... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

After a superb Birthday meal at Sotto Sotto I felt it nothing but necessary to write a review on this oh so wonderful place. My girlfriend and I started off at the bar with a bottle of prosecco. The waiter ensured that we were well looked after and topped up our glasses constantly ensuring they were never empty. Antonio and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

The restaurant was fully booked last time we visited and now I can see why ! Great food, perfect service all at a very reasonable price. An absolute must if you are staying in Bath.

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80 reviews 80 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Having read many of the reviews we obviously wanted to visit Sotto Sotto. When I called (quite far in advance) they were fully booked but put me on a waiting list. I made other arrangements (just in case!) but thankfully on the day we had wanted they had a cancellation and they phoned me. All members of staff were extremely... More

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