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Sortino's Little Italy Ristorante

1220 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870-4029
+1 419-625-3776
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 25 min
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1220 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870-4029
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose Sortino’s based on the high ratings. But, we were very disappointed. It seems like I’m the black sheep among the reviewers, so I’ll try to keep my opinion out of it an just tell you what we experienced. First, the staff was wonderful....More

Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant gets five stars, not because it is the fanciest or finest restaurant in Sandusky, but it is damned good Italian food in an authentic speakeasy environment and with amazingly friendly and efficient service. And it's just plain ole fun to go there. The...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Always delicious. This is my favorite restaurant. The food is always great. The service is good. We go here often and have never had a had meal.

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed March 9, 2018

We've been here a number of times and it is always wonderful - great staff who care about and seem to enjoy serving their customers well, the owners come out to say hi, the food is terrific, and atmosphere is fun.

Thank MaryGregory
Reviewed January 13, 2018

We went with friends for an evening of great food, conversation and atmosphere. This place exceeded our expectations. Authentic Italian cuisine. While waiting for our reservation we went downstairs to their bar where we had a friendly bar tender and awesome drinks. They had a...More

2  Thank Gonecuttinghair
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Best Italian in Sandusky! The owner visits and socializes with all his customers! A+ Its hilarious when someone finds the "secret" compartment in the women's bathroom! Something you have to experience once as a customer! lol~

1  Thank moondoger2
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was wonderful, the same with the service! Everyone was friendly & helpful, very attentive to customers needs. I always enjoy the good food & drinks, feels just like being at home!

1  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Sortino's sits back off the road a bit and may be easy to overlook, but doing so would be a big mistake. My wife and I decided to have dinner here on a Friday night. We went a bit early which seemed to be a...More

1  Thank DaytonOhio
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We love sortinos!!! We moved to the area a couple of years ago and can't say enough great things. The owner makes you feel like family and we have never had food we didn't LOVE !!! We also love sortinos red wine !!

Thank pwilso11
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I have visited Sortino's several times. The proportions are large. The house salad dressing is delicious. It's a great place to go for couples, friends, or family. I wish they had more seating as there is usually a wait. However while you are waiting antipasto...More

Thank C2Water
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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, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine
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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