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Solorzano's Italian Restaurant

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6516 Superior Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5836
+1 941-906-9444
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dressed in Italian Baroque, Solorzano's delights the eye and the palette. An enclave dinning area that could have easily been the Anti Room for Di Lorenzi and the Dapper Don, festooned in pillars, mirrored bar and Jersey-born icons (sic, Sinatra, etc.) and "eponymous familia," Solorzano's boasts down-home Italian favorites with precision and care and the flavors of mama's kitchen. Franca... More 

Thank fj r
Burlington, Ontario
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't have reservations but we were sat asap. Our server Oscar was a great server. We had apps and then our main meals were super. Very nicely decorated and makes you feel like you were set back in time in a Italian restaurant. Crystal goblets on the table made it.

Thank HollyRoscoe
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by to try Lunch, had one slice then another. Loved it so much I'm here for pizza again for dinner. I asked for extra zingy sauce and they added a second scoop. Yum! Thanks to the guys at Solorzano's. As arnold would say, " I'LL B BACK!"

Thank Keith T
Sarasota, Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watch out exactly where you are going, since there are a few Solorzano's in Sarasota, one very close to this one. This review is for the one at 6516 Superior - we were waiting for one party who was waiting for us at the other location! Decor is extremely cozy and slightly over the top, but it makes for a... More 

Thank r e
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went for dinner at Solorzano's this evening on a recommendation from her mother. Let me just start by saying that I am an avid fan of Italian food and this was hands down the best chicken parmigiana that I have EVER had. The place is small, but very intimate. A perfect spot for a meal with... More 

1 Thank Steve G
Cooperstown, New York
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

What a great restaurant with wonderful ambience No cookie cutter here. Beautifully decorated in Warm welcoming comfy Italian Style with Attention to detail with Franca the owner welcoming you at the door. Thursday nights offer dinner music with old favorite songs song by a local cabaret type singer, with a soft sweet voice.! A nice full dinner menu offers Italian... More 

Thank lcoleman1224
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

First time here. Our food was good (4 stars), just needed a little salt is all. The people were very nice. It's nice when the restaurant owner is walking around asking how your food is. They seem to care. It's also nice to see what are obviously regulars at a restaurant, of which they have many (return customers). We only... More 

2 Thank Dan W
Edgartown, Massachusetts
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146 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

6516 Superior Ave.is a great dinner destination. We knew we came to the right place for Saturday night pizza when we received a great greeting from the guys at the Solorzanos counter. The salads came out cold and crisp with a terrific balsamic dressing. Pizzas have a thin crust and just the right toppings. Thanks to Kenny and Brandon for... More 

Thank 1101Traveler
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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218 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Hubby and I went to Solorzano's Italian Restaurant for dinner on a Saturday evening. We had reservations which was good since there was only one open table. (This is a small intimate dining room with 9 tables.) We love Solorzano's pizza and found out that the sons have the pizza places and the parents have the Italian Restaurant. We were... More 

Thank csb14
Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We booked a table here, having no idea what to expect. We were in for a real treat. We both had delicious salads followed by the specials which were unbelievably good (we were oohing and aahing with every mouthful) and a bottle of the most amazing Chianti Classico Reserva. One of the best my wine buff husband had ever had.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6516 Superior Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5836
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-906-9444

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