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Bistro Sofia - CLOSED

320 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C1, Canada
+1 709-738-2060
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
3 May 2016
“Nice atmosphere /poor service”
10 Mar 2016
“Great place to eat. ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
320 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C1, Canada
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Reviewed May 3, 2016

The location in downtown St John's is bustling. The menu has many options to choose from. Prices are mid range. Staff were not organized and did not serve the meals at the same time. Food was lukewarm.

1  Thank Sara T
Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

I have gone here often for different occasions. The food is always good and the staff are always great. Have something on the menu I think for everyone. They always have specials for extra choice. Some of the best meals I have had came from...More

Thank Keough83
Reviewed March 7, 2016

A friendly waitress and a reasonably priced menu made this a nice stop for breakfast. Service was fast and the food was more than satisfactory. Good range of choices for breakfast. We will return.

Thank damg
Reviewed February 25, 2016

I have visited this restaurant on all my visits to St. John's over the past five years. I have tried a variety of their dishes which are all top notch and flavorful but, I must always have the Bistro Sophia Cake that Vanja makes. I...More

Thank dalejnut
Reviewed November 15, 2015

I came here merely because of its proximity to my hotel and what a nice surprise. House made almost everything. Superb sandwiches and soup. The desserts were excellent too. The service is a bit iffy, but it took nothing for the quality of the food....More

Thank Aroundth
Reviewed November 6, 2015

I have to give credit when credit is due...my carrot cake was the BEST carrot cake I have ever had! Delicious! I was extremely disappointed in my caesar salad though. It was fishy! I know that anchovies are used in the dressing but this was...More

Thank anonymous2014797
Reviewed October 4, 2015

We ate dinner here on what was a very quiet evening with only two other tables being occupied. The staff are very pleasant and the food was fine but not notable in any way. I had trout with spicy corn, my partner had a beef...More

Thank Joblue32
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Some friends and I visit Bistro Sofia for desserts frequently. The cheesecake is to die for and the Peanut Butter Dream is delicious too! Our new favourite is the lighter Bistro Sofia with vanilla and coconut flavours.

Thank csa709
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Had a dinner for two with a glass of wine and seafood pasta and besides being delicious, it was reasonably priced. The service was okay. It seemed pretty slow but warm and friend. The menu was eclectic. It seems to be known for it's desserts...More

Thank crazyloon
Reviewed September 24, 2015

There were four of us and we all had a something different. Each of our meals were superb. I had the blackened salmon and it was delicious. The homemade selection of desserts were outstanding. I've never seen that much of a selection in the city....More

Thank Earl N
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-2060
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If you're looking for amazing dishes, cakes and desserts at affordable prices, we are here at Bistro Sofia! Bistro Sofia offers warm, casual dining and robust bistro cuisine, in addition to an outstanding selection of house-made pastries. Make sure you save room for dessert!
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