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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%
Travellers talk about
“cannoli” (21 reviews)
“pasta” (37 reviews)
“escargot” (6 reviews)
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 yesterday

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 6 days ago via mobile

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

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was horrible! We are from Brooklyn/Jersey and this is not good Italian food! I'm with the review guy from Connecticut. The gravy had too much sugar as well as the Italian salad dressing. The meatballs had some distasteful,awkward spice to them and dont...More

Thank squintyreview
Reviewed 9 June 2018 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 30 May 2018

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 15 April 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 9 March 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 13 January 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 3 January 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 10 November 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
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Response from Deborah E | Reviewed this property |
29 July 2017|
Response from Johnnymac43 | Reviewed this property |
They did have gluten free options on the menu but I don't remember exactly what
11 April 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
US$7 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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