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3875 US Highway 97a, Chelan, WA 98816-8784
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
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Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ate here both nights we were in town. Food is great the view of the lake is awesome and we found the staff to be awesome and accommodating.

Thank AkBeany
Chelan, Washington
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It sure appears a lot of limousine are coming and going to this spot. I do not often embibe, so I can't comment on the wines next door. However, my wife and I have enjoyed several fine dinners here with dear friends over the years. :)

Thank WaStatePanoramas
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for wine tasting and then went for dinner. I had the ravioli special it was amazing. I asked for the sauce on the side it didn't need it. My husband had the ribeye he loved it it as well. We also had dessert which was so good. I had the butterscotch pudding with warm caramel-... More 

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70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to experience delicious food, friendly service and an atmosphere to take your breath away, you need to dine here.

Thank delapNorthwest
Mercer Island, Washington
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed brunch in Father's Day with 7 adults, a toddler and a 6 year old. It was lovely... The children went out to feed the fish and socialize with other children and we enjoyed socializing. The food was prepared and served perfectly. We had dinner on another evening and enjoyed the same experience.

Thank MIPrin
Renton, Washington
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Sorrento's many times and it's always been a wonderful experience. The food is delicious and paired well with the wonderful wines from Tsillan Cellars Winery where the restaurant shares the same space. The staff is knowledge and attentive and you can't beat the views looking out on to Lake Chelan. They have the ability to open... More 

Thank birdlein
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My only experience at Sorrento's was for brunch on Father's Day. The restaurant was not packed by any means, but we waited 45 minutes for our food after ordering. Then it took us 7 minutes to eat our meals because the portions were so small. I am happy to pay a high price for great food, but the ingredients were... More 

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Leavenworth, Washington
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place. Great place to relax and enjoy good food and service, and have an excellent view of the lake.

Thank 9ec2014
Poulsbo, Washington
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We selected this location based on the numerous Trip Advisor reviews. Our experience...Location=excellent; View=excellent; Food=excellent; Service=slower than necessary. This was a popular Saturday night dinner location and thought it would be the best birthday dinner for my husband. Everything but the service was spot on. I hope the slowness of the visit was timing and not the norm. We really... More 

Thank itsmepoulsbo
kent, wa
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We were on an afternoon of wine tasting and this seemed like a "must see" I will say it was crowded -- so that may have affected our experience, but it felt very big and impersonal. None of the wines blew our socks off. We checked out the dinner menu -- if we had been in the mood for Italian... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3875 US Highway 97a, Chelan, WA 98816-8784
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Chelan
  • Phone Number: 5096825409
Sorrento's Ristorante at Tsillan Cellar's owner, Dr. Bob Jankelson, admits that the food of Italy captured him before he developed his interest in wine. Dozens of teaching trips to Italy instilled an appreciation of Italian cuisine paired with food friendly wine shared with friends and family. The same meticulous attention to detail evident in Tsillan Cellars stunning Italian architecture and grounds, transfers to a kitchen that brings world class dining to the shores of Lake Chelan. While Sorrento Ristorante is the perfect setting for a romantic evening of dining with that special person it is also the perfect venue to entertain business colleagues, friends, or have a warm family friendly dining experience. In winter, the inviting Italian fireplace and panoramic views of Lake Chelan and snow clad mountains blend with award winning food and wine to leave indelible memories. Outstanding ambiance, food, wine and service- four reasons Sorrento's Ristorante at Tsillan Cellars was named OpenTable Top 100 Scenic Restaurants in America in 2014.

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