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“Great food. Great service. ”

Sophia's Ristorante Italiano
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Ranked #75 of 996 Restaurants in Naples
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Was The Old Roman Oven Market Place
Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

Amazing Caesars and Bolognese and cannolli. . Gerta is an amazing server. We'll be back !!! A wonderful Italian American restaurant.

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Reviewed January 20, 2014

Bit of a drive from Moorings area but well worth it. Excellent service, friendly informative and genuinely caring servers. Had the mussels in white wine - excellent to start followed by linguine with clams. Probably too much shellfish but hey loved every morsel. My wife has the lasagne which was excellent but quite a large portion. Try the pastry based sweets - again excellent. Good value at $105 for two plus tip including a bottle of Gavi.

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Reviewed January 18, 2014

For those of you who think that in order to have a great meal in Naples you have to go to either 5th Ave or Old Naples -- and fight the traffic and deal with the tourists -- then don't read any further. But if you want the absolute best Italian meal in Naples, and really the best meal of any kind in perhaps all of SW FL, then go to Sophia's. The food, simply, is outstanding. If you're into veal parmigiana, the veal chop parmigiana here -- pounded flat, served on the bone, filling the complete plate -- is not to be believed. The sea bass is amazing, sweet and plentiful. The pasta entrees are great and even the pasta sides are better than whatever entree you'd receive at an Italian restaurant in the tourist zone. If you're into dessert, the chocolate cake is one of a kind. In short, GO HERE! Jay, the owner, acts as maitre d', always greets guests as they arrive, and is a friendly and terrific host. The wait staff is well-trained, attentive, knowledgeable, and professional. Our waiter tonight, Mike, was everything you'd want in a waiter, and surely increased our enjoyment of the evening, no matter how delicious our dinner tasted. So what if Sophia's is located in a strip mall on Pine Ridge Road, 10 minutes away from the downtown crowds. Get directions. Rent a car. Hitchhike if necessary. You will unquestionably not be disappointed!

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Thank Gerry C
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Reviewed January 18, 2014

Went to Sophia's last night for the first time. It was spectacular, the best eggplant parm I ever had at a restaurant, their were 6 of us and not one person was disappointed with anything. The Veal Milanese was extraordinary. Great staff, great food, it will be our #1 place for Italian from now on.

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Reviewed January 12, 2014

Sophia's truly is as Italian as it gets. The Best of the Best. We were on a Girlfriends Road Trip to Naples and The Waldorf Astoria recommended Sophia's. We were thrilled from the moment we entered. Beautifully decorated, top-notch wait staff, beautiful music and table setting. The spaghetti with garlic and olive oil was perfect. The Chicken Milanese was cooked to perfection topped with fresh arugula and tomatoes. Perfect! The homemade sauce was just like our Nanny used to make. And the Tiramisu was light and airy - just the way I like it. The cappuccino was hot - a beautiful way to end the fabulous evening. Mangia!

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Thank Pat A
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