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Sortino's Little Italy Ristorante

1220 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870-4029
+1 419-625-3776
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cannoli” (22 reviews)
“pasta” (38 reviews)
“escargot” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1220 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870-4029
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to give this place a try during a much needed last minute getaway to Lake Erie on September 14, 2018. We read reviews on lots of local places in hopes of avoiding the big chain type restaurants and finding something...More

Thank KTIII16
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to go to for Italian. The atmosphere was fantastic, and the food even better! They bring you bread and olive oil dip. The dip was the best I have ever had. It has plenty of garlic in it so you...More

Thank Sleddog32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the amazing food to a fun atmosphere. You'll get an authentic Italian experience here all around!

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

The waitress said “F you” when I told her my daughter’s Ceaser salad was ordered without cheese and the kitchen put it on anyway. You should not be in tears when going for dinner with your family. It is not our fault that 2 people...More

2  Thank Julie O
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Sortino's is located in a beautiful old stone building that was an orphanage in the early 1900's. The wait-staff are friendly, the food is consistently good. To those reviewers who found fault with the menu choices: It's Sandusky, Ohio, for crying out loud; you are...More

1  Thank Mary F
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Top of the line food, service and atmosphere. Loved the cellar bar prior to dinner for delicious house wine, cheeses, and antipasto. Enormous portions, outstanding Italian bread with dipping oil, extensive menu, everything home made, and one of the owners made the rounds in the...More

1  Thank retiredjohn110111
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Saturday night we took a large group of family and friends (12) in for a special birthday dinner. We could not have been happier with the atmosphere, service and the food !! We have to travel about an hour to get there but the drive...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

If large portions are what you are in to then this is your place. We could have easily shared 2 dinners and had more than enough. Unfortunately when you are staying in a hotel, no room to take leftovers. Fettuccine Alfredo was just okay, maybe...More

Thank Misty A
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We went after a full day at Cedar Point. It was a Friday night and it was not long of a wait. The staff was friendly and attentive. The food was great and plentiful. We all took food home and enjoyed it the next day...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Check out wednesday and thursday night specials, plan on leftovers and save room for cannoli...they are the best.

Thank Patricia L
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Response from Johnnymac43 | Reviewed this property |
They did have gluten free options on the menu but I don't remember exactly what
April 10, 2017|
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Response from Thedevelopingimage | Reviewed this property |
It is not completely true. There is one poster in the ladies room. There is a wooden pair of underwear covering his family's jewels. If you flip up the underwear you see the jewels and lights and alarms go off in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $25
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870-4029
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-625-3776
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