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Sarento's Italian Restaurant

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441 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, The Wilderness Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-9727 (Highway 12)
+1 608-253-3300
16:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Waterford, Wisconsin
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215 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

First , could they just have music coming from one source ? In our dining area we heard two different sources of music....annoying. Server was pleasant and efficient even with her strong accent(Serbian? Russian?). The lasagnas was a disappointment. The sausage was very spicy , lots of over cooked pasta with scarce cheese. But my husband loved his Mediterranean Chicken-... More 

Thank Gardenlover31
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Snobby greeting then forgot we were waiting. 30 minutes later we sit in a room of open tables Rachel the Host must have had a bad night. Food was good other than the wait

Thank Cory P
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere is dated and cheesy, but the food is fantastic. Wonderful breadsticks - hubby loved the chicken alfredo and the lasagna was wonderful (all beef - which is what I like). Service was good and professional.

Thank Staci W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The atmosphere is good and the service is great. However the food was horrendous; both my wife and I could not finish our pasta entrees. The sauce is what you would expect from a jar from the supermarket. The pasta was overcooked mush. The shrimp and scallops were inedible. The worst part is that the prices are outrageous when considering... More 

1 Thank Michael H
Friendship, Wi, USA
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The atmosphere is great. Sat at a table in the bar and had wonderful service. Couldn't decide on what to order and the server was very patient with us. The bread, oil and cheese on the table is a wonderful touch.

Thank HelloFromFriendship
Portage, Wisconsin
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Mid week dinner with wine pairing was mostly locals. Each of four courses were server with wine chosen by Caleb and Tom. Music was provided by Brian Bebee and friends. Event is run every so often to get feedback on new menu items.

Thank tom s
Wausau, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stopped in only by chance the night we went to eat, and I am so very happy that we did. The place was amazing. Great food. Great hostess. Great waiters. Amazing food! I loved it. I can't wait till our next vacation.

Thank krystalsillars
Chicago, IL
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Decent food -nothing unusual but everyone at our table was pleased. Service was prompt and friendly. Easy walk from Wilderness Hotel.

Thank Jennifer M
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Maybe we are spoiled with good Italian in Chicago . This place is overpriced and mediocre at best. Don't bother with the tasteless bruschetta . Service was poor. This is the off season, can only imagine the service during the busy season.

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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food Excellent, VERY attentive staff Really nice, quieter restaurant yet still doable with family. Prices are quite high- like "whoa, wow" high, BUT, it IS a nice dinner with great ambiance, service & food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, The Wilderness Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-9727
    (Highway 12)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wisconsin Dells
  • Phone Number: +1 608-253-3300
From the moment you enter Sarento's, you will experience unique & enjoyable dining in an authentic Italian setting. Our chefs prepare Italian specialties featuring delicious pastas, veal, chicken, seafood, steaks, pizza, salads, & home-made desserts. Come & relax in a casual atmosphere surrounded by attentive servers.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?