In Amagansett, NY, visitors are whisked away to Northern Italy while dining at Sotto Sopra. Transcend borders with the finest traditional flavors created by Executive Chef Fermin Jimenez. Sotto Sopra’s comforting atmosphere is where true East Enders and frequent celebrity guests, alike, enjoy expertly crafted Italian dishes and exceptional service, led by Managing Partner, Rose Evangelista. Prominent celebrity guests favoring the elegant ambiance of Sotto Sopra include Alec Baldwin, Harvey Weinstein, Chris Rock and John Slattery.
The splendors of the Sotto Sopra menu include freshly baked bread and Italian style pizza, succulent steaks and chops, and whole-roasted fish. Explore one of three seafood cocktail combinations; the classic Shrimp Cocktail with jumbo shrimp dipped in cocktail sauce; Lobster Cocktail with a 1-pound chick lobster served in cocktail sauce; or the Crab Cocktail with a colossal crab placed in a savory tomato aioli sauce with baby gem lettuce.
Flavorful fare is cooked to culinary perfection in the traditional wood-burning oven. The Picante Pizza is a meat-lovers dream as it is layered with peperoni and spicy sausage over ricotta cheese. Veggie lovers craving crispy Italian pizza will enjoy Primavera’s combination of sautéed vegetables, including dried tomatoes and mozzarella cheese. The Funghi Pizza is topped with sautéed mushrooms, spinach, and robiolina.
The sumptuous menu also boasts heartier cuisines such as the Pollo Arrosito which is an oven-roasted chicken breast served with smoked pancetta and seared corn. The double thick cut Veal Porterhouse, the tender and prime Filet Mignon or the Colorado certified, grass-fed Lamb Chops are all offered on the Classic Grill menu.
The traditional Sotto Sopra pastas are masterfully created to the diner’s satisfaction. Guests can twirl onto their forks, the Linguini Vongole which includes sautéed clams, garlic, chili with a hint of white wine. The Spaghettini a la Greco is a popular dish that blends shrimp and spinach in a spicy arrabiata sauce.
Sotto Sopra guests can also enjoy the extensive wine list which includes favorites such as the Wölffer Estate Rosé with a delightful peach and pear aroma that enhances any evening, the distinctive Sauvignon Blanc’s is the perfect complement to any meal, or the well-balanced French Sancerre. For a casual evening, the specialty cocktail Sotto 75 blends Farmer’s Organic Gin, St. Germain and champagne with blueberry and lime juice.
Sotto Sopra’s open-space design creates an elegant and modern ambiance appealing to the East End social scene. The floor-to-ceiling windows allow light to fill the room before sunset, and at night, the starry sky brilliantly bounces off the bright white color accents, setting the tone for a relaxed evening. For an intimate Sotto Sopra experience, dine on the patio surrounded by a beautiful scenic garden. Sotto Sopra perfectly balances the romance of Italy with the comfort of the Hamptons.
Sotto Sopra is open from Thursday to Sunday from 5:00 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. Happy hour is from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. with half price on drinks and bar food. Prix Fixe three-course dinner is served from 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
For more information, please call (631)267-3695, or visit http://www.restaurantsottosopra.com/
231 Main Street
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