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Solorzano's Italian Restaurant

6516 Superior Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34231
941-906-9444
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Ranked #24 of 832 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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East Haven
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

First time there, food was excellent and the service was great, very personable, It has wonderful atmosphere. And we will definitely return. Thank-you Franka for a very pleasant evening Al and Annetteb from NORTHPORT

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

It was the 2nd visit for me and my hubby, but the 1st for the couple of friends that we brought with us. If you are looking for more than a nice meal, this is the place! Fantastic service, beyond excellent food, wonderful authentic Italian experience! Every dish was cooked perfectly to order! I would highly recommend their Lasagna, Chicken... More

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a great little restaurant in the Gulf Gate area of Sarasota. You feel very welcome from the time you enter the restaurant and are greeted by Franca the owner, till you finish your meal. Our appetizer of Arancini was yummy and our entrees of lasagna, veal parm and eggplant parm were just as good. We will definitely return!... More

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The pizza was great however completing the order on the phone was annoying to say the least. I believe the girl who answered the phone was new, I kept getting put on hold. She finally got the order right and quoted me a price. I explained i was going to pay with a card and was put on hold again.... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We literally stumbled upon Solorzano's looking for a different place to get a quick bite to eat. It is now our new favorite place to dine. There is no hustle and bustle, Franca is so warm and welcoming and the atmosphere is truly relaxing. Great music, the most fantastic wine choices and of course delicious traditional Italian food. No detail... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We are new to Sarasota and are extremely happy to have found Solarzano's. We had a wonderful pizza and garlic knots. My only problem is they deliver and we are within walking distance. I better get the fat pants back out! We will be regular customers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I was born in New York City and raised in New Jersey. When it comes to Italian food, I know greatness. From the service to their top quality ingredients, Solorzano's Italian Restaurant has managed to do it all. I have yet to have a dish there that didn't absolutely amaze me. From there fine selection of wines to there authentic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Solarzano is a Sarasota treasure! Being of Italian descent we can recommend it to be very authentic. The service is great and the atmosphere quaint. A visit to Sarasota without eating here would not be the same.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The food was delicious and the service was great! I highly recommend Solorzano's to anyone who visits Sarasota and is in search of real Italian cooking.

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Siesta Key, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We love the pizza at Solorzano's. It's a bit on the pricey side. They have excellent, crispy crust and the sauce has nice flavor and is spicey. The kids tend to go for the cheese and the parents Margherita. We almost always pop in and pickup. There is some seating outside. Right in the heart of Siesta Village.

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Additional Information about Solorzano's Italian Restaurant

Address: 6516 Superior Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34231
Phone Number: 941-906-9444
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
Average Prices: USD 6 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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