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SOTTO SOTTO Ristorante

#157 of 6,752 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
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120 Avenue Rd, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2H4, Canada
+1 416-962-0011
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Today
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We got invited here by my wife's new boss as a welcome for our relocation. Personally I am a meat man and do not frequent Italian restaurants but this one is different. From the warm and friendly welcome, great service and seriously good food. I has the special of the night, Rabbit & Veggies and it was simply amazing. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were there for the first time on Saturday. It's a very nice place a little small but the service is great our waiter Victor was friendly and very attentive. The manager Vince is very friendly and and the place under control. The night we went we sat next to the guys from shark tank Kevin and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was good for an Italian restaurant but I wouldn't say outstanding. Perhaps I'm spoilt as I live in England and visit Italy rather often, I did realise afterwards that I'm not the target audience here. The lights upstairs were way too dim to be able to see your food. The service was fantastic, good selection of wine and beer... More 

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Newmarket, Canada
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have chosen Sotto Sotto for my birthday dinners the past two years, including the most recent this past weekend. My family, including three 20+ age daughters, are very much into the food scene and eat out very often. They love this restaurant for the quality of food and we all appreciate the vast menu. There are many wonderful restaurants... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pricey but well worth it Italian restaurant. We took the suggestions of grilled fish which was delicately seasoned, very tasty and proportioned just right. One of our party enjoyed his veal piccata while the suggested cauliflower soup was excellent as was the seafood entrees. Overall a very good outing if pricy.

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Toronto, Canada
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

What a wonderful restaurant and such great great food - well prepared and presented. Really, not to be missed if you live in Toronto or visiting Toronto. Put it on yyour list and I bet you will always revisit this restaurant. It is sort of expensive, but you think about the bill on your first bite. Awesome, splendid, and unforgettable!... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Sotto Sotto is an institution - beloved by celebrities, well heeled neighbourhood regulars, and the many film stars who descend on Toronto during the International Film Festival. The cuisine is sort of universal Italian : good selection of pastas, very good anti pasto choices, the usual mains and desserts. Fish and seafood are particularly good, and your safest choice. There... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

have not been in years but wanted something well known and somewhat iconic as a Toronto dining location and thought this would be ideal. The host was completely accommodating in taking a quick reservation and sat us down quickly for an early dinner, We ordered, got our drinks promptly but has to wait an exceptionally long time for main course... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were seated next to the open kitchen...right next to me were fish displayed on ice. It smelled as though we were walking through a fish market. We moved to the upper level where the tables are very close together..too close. The food was good but not great.

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Dunnville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Love everything from the service to the food and to the desserts. We ordered seafood risotto, carbonara, Sausages, Italian beer and pecorino wine. Everything was perfect. Love the ambiance too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Avenue Rd, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2H4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-962-0011
Description
Using only the freshest ingredients Sotto Sotto offers a considerable menu of simple classics and traditional creations. To start there is an abundance of wonderful salads and antipasti. Pastas are available as a second or main course dish. Main courses feature veal, beef, seafood and poultry and there are also "risotto for two" options. We also serve delicious gelati and desserts including homemade tiramisu made in the time honoured traditional style of the Rocca family.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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