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Address: ul. 6 Septemvri, Sofia, Bulgaria

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You will love it or hate it. The arrogance of the staff. Us part of the experience. We speak Bulgarian my wife asked for an ash tray. The barmaid said "you have eye's and their... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
blueflyer2005
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Veliko Ternovo
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Veliko Ternovo
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

You will love it or hate it. The arrogance of the staff. Us part of the experience. We speak Bulgarian my wife asked for an ash tray. The barmaid said "you have eye's and their you'll see the floor" treat them with the same contempt. You'll have a great time!

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Thank blueflyer2005
Haifa, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The thing with this place, beside the fact that it is a cool idea and the concept of a bar which is hidden is great and unique as many before me have mentioned, is the fact that like many other "cool" places, they forgot the fundamentals of costumer service. Call me old fashion, but I expect a smile or a... More 

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wales
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hard place to find. Some kind locals showed us where it was I'll try to help explain. We got dropped off at a corner (sort of cross junction), cash machine in front of us on the right corner and shop to the right of that. Walk straight passed the cash machine so it stays on your right... More 

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Thank topshop
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Completely lit by candles, this bar has a wonderful atmosphere. It's gorgeous, fun and the service was fantastic. It's hidden down a little alley (to the side of the green building) but it's well worth looking for.

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Thank LydiaMagic
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Hambara was recommended by people we met at the Art Hostel bar. It was not easy to find because you can't see Hambara from the street. So Google Maps was constantly telling us we had arrived but we saw nothing. Luckely there were enough people on the street so they helped us out! When you enter your eyes need to... More 

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Thank Femke v
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a special place , unlike anywhere else . Originally a Medieval barn, it operates without electricity, lit only by candles. Nice whiskey selection.

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Thank Margaret D
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This is a must see in the evening. Illuminated by only candles! The bar has great music and great vibes. Ideal date place or somewhere to come with friends and family. They serve all kinds of drinks! Also lots of Bulganin brewed beverages!

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Thank George B
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Although walking to find this place can be quiet confusing and make you wonder at first, once you arrive you will always want to come back! The bar as no lights everything is lit by candles and creates a unique atmosphere you will always run into someone here! Little tip: Try to come with small bills as the bar usually... More 

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Thank JoSi M
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It's kind of hard to find, but definitely worth it. The bar is lit only by candels and you get in by knocking on the door. Definitely worth a trip. A super hipster bar.

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Thank travellerno99
Brussels, Belgium
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97 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is truly a place which is unique. Completely lit by candles, this old 'barn' is a great place for a drink and a good conversation. The drinks menu is compared to other places in Sofia limited, but don't let that put you of. Easy going crowd, friendly staff.

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