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All 41 Banner Elk Restaurants

Sorrento's Bistro

140 Azalea Circle, Village Shops, Downtown, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9238
(828) 898-5214
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Ranked #10 of 41 Restaurants in Banner Elk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Tue 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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Williamsburg, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 NEW

Attended nephew's rehearsal dinner for 40 folks. Entire event was perfect. Private room, everyone raved about their food. Shrimp scampi was fab!

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

My husband and I were staying in Asheville, NC on vacation this past week, tried to go to grandfather mountain and with a 2 hour wait we came up the road to this town to check it out and stumbled upon Sorrento's. Our food was the best we had the whole entire time we were in NC BC and we... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

It was our anniversary dinner and we found pasta and seafood very good. But it was pretty noisy at our table location.

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Lakeland, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

I ate lunch at Sorrento's a few days ago for the 1st time. The meatballs were excellent and the spaghetti was cooked to perfection. My friend had chicken parmigiana and said it was some of the best he had ever eaten. The prices were reasonable and the service was good. We plan to return for dinner on our next trip... More

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Palm Coast, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Fine dining among some very beautiful wall hangings by local artists. We had a great dinner with John Lennon and Janis Joplin. Very friendly staff and moderately priced menu. We will go back!

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Holland, Michigan
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253 reviews 253 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went with a group and everyone had awesome food. They set us in another room that was great for our larger group, we could still carry on a conversation. The service was very good. The only ding I would give them is things came out in a staggered fashion. First appetizer first crab cakes came out and we were... More

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North Carolina Smoky Mountains, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Everything is so good - and when they have a fish special - oh la la. The owners are Italian and you can taste it. We love it!

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Suffolk, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

My wife and I dined at Sorrento's Bistro recently. This was our third time. Our first visit was delightful. Good food, good service, pleasant experience. After bragging about it, we took some friends there earlier this year, and were very disappointed. Food was mediocre and service was slow. We were embarrassed. Last week, we visited Banner Elk again and decided... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A shop owner in Banner Elk recommended Sorrento's and told us the marsala sauce was especially good. We started with a stuffed portobello mushroom and some good wine. We then split an entree of chicken marsala and the sauce really was amazing. We left room to split a giant piece of cheesecake covered in raspberry sauce. We enjoyed the outside... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Family trip to Banner Elk took us to Sorrento's for Brunch...everyone enjoyed their selections and the presentation was wonderful A note...if you go on Sunday for Brunch...make sure you arrive closer to the noon hour when they can start serving Bloody Mary's or Mimosas. The restaurant offers indoor or outdoor dining...and the generous outdoor space overlooks a gallery with the... More

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Additional Information about Sorrento's Bistro

Address: 140 Azalea Circle, Village Shops, Downtown, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9238
Phone Number: (828) 898-5214
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Banner Elk
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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