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Sotto Sotto

10 North Parade, Bath BA2 4AL , England
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Ranked #1 of 439 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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97% Recommend
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Arrived 30 minutes earlier than reservation with two hungry, wet children (8 and 10 years old) due to heavy rain and were welcomed warmly and seated without problems. Food was delicious and service was exceptional (waiters were efficient and attentive but not overbearing) and the maitre D made an effort to come and chat to us and the children without... More

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Near Brighton
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

I've been to Sotto Sotto every time I come to Bath as they are so great for catering for me as a vegan and my hubby as a meat eater. My parents were going to Bath for the first time for their wedding anniversary so I rang Sotto Sotto to see if I could not only book a table but... More

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

What a fantastic lunch the service was great and the food was well presented very tasty and adequate

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Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

The Best Italian Restaurant I have ever been to without a doubt. Recently visited by our Italian colleague who also confirmed our opinion. The service is also second to none you are made to feel at home. Absolutely perfect for that special occasion or if you just want to eat a perfect meal at the right price which is also... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

There’s nothing much I can add to the consensus that this is a fabulous place. We went a couple of weeks ago and managed to turn up around 5pm on a Wednesday and get an early table, we didn’t book but managed to get in. We also returned last Thursday 7pm (booking 2 weeks in advance). The waiters are friendly... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Having grown up in Bath, but living now in NZ, to finally find this standard of restaurant in Bath is a long overdue relief. My brother travelled down from London and suggested he would book us in here, it was his first time as well. Everything you read in the reviews about service, quality of food and wine are right... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

We were very lucky to get a booking on the back of a cancellation - we had one evening in Bath and this restaurant made it memorable!! From the welcome to the waiting staff and ultimately because of the magic of a proper Italian chef; we loved it all. I had the Bruschetta Classica, Calamari and the Rack of lamb-... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We booked here after checking it out on T A. The only time available was 16:45 which was a bit earlier than we wanted, but when we got there we were impressed from start to finish. Firstly the setting is amazing, the service is great and the food is just brilliant. We'll done, truly excellent food at realistic prices.

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Rhondda Cynon Taf, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

I would like to say what a fantastic meal we had Sunday evening. We traveled from South Wales. The food was amazing and the service was outstanding. We can't wait to return in November :) xXx

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

the food, the service, everything about it was wonderful. I am going back there again for my birthday in a few weeks time and cant wait.

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