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Manastirska Magernitza

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
67 Khan Asparouh str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 89 994 9400
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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67 Khan Asparouh str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed yesterday

Cosy surroundings, helpful service, and good food make this a sound bet. Helpful staff. Good bread with spices, but I thought the stuffed peppers were ordinary. Great atmosphere.

Thank Lovetravel02
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were there with 8 friends around the world. There were vegans, vegetarians and gluten-free ones. Yet they served us well and there were choises for everyone. Best food so far in Sofia!

Thank Anna-Emilia P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let's start with the good point : the food we ordered was good. Now Let's talk about the problems: we wait more than forty five minutes to be served and the restaurant wasn't full. We ordered a bottle of water. Twice. And it never came....More

Thank Olivier S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited with a large group of friends and was made to feel very welcome - the atmosphere inside and out is lovely - and we were given a room to ourselves. The service was excellent - attentive and the waiter offered suggestions some of which...More

Thank dairylee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to visit based on recommendations. Enjoyed our visit largely down to the friendly staff who even gave complimentary drinks post dinner and some dips for the bread. The mains we ordered were of a good quality - although I don't know if I would...More

Thank robfry1987
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I usually don't consider the guide's suggestions when choosing a restaurant, but this time I did and I was quite happy! The restaurant is superb, has a quite huge list of typical Bulgarian dishes (and almost all of them are suitable for vegetarians), some of...More

Thank Silverino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was invited to a dinner together with a foreign guest this spring. We ate well and had some very nice rakia and Bulgarian red wines. Would repeat the experience!

Thank demona700
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place, good food, high prices, but excellent choice of traditional Bulgarian food. The perfect place to bring guests from other countries and to show them the authentic Bulgarian cuisine.

Thank Tanya G
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We booked a table for dinner in this restaurant after reading a lot of positive reviews, and without considering too much the many of them mentioning the poor/rude service. Ok, this was our mistake. After we arrived there, the waitress told us in a very...More

Thank Elisa M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is quite a famous restaurant and well worth a visit if you're in Sofia. The restaurant is very quaint and has loads of character, and the choice of meals is huge. All the meals are very well prepared, well-flavoured and authentic, and the prices...More

Thank Darren G
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
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10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Khan Asparouh str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia>  > Oborishte
  • Neighbourhood: Oborishte
  • Phone Number: +359 89 994 9400
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"Manastirska Magernitsa" Restaurant is situated in the central part of Sofia, at 67 Khan Asparuh Str. The restaurant disposes of winter garden- entirely in Bulgarian style, preserved trees, many authentic articles, a two-storey house with 6 halls, a folk- style hall, splendid summer garden, a VIP hall, fireplaces with living fire. Our restaurant offers Bulgarian dishes with an unforgettable taste, a variety of salads, and delicious food, including meat, prepared on embers from domestic recipes. The foreign guests, who visit the restaurant, are deeply impressed by our tradition. The team of "Manastirska Magernitsa" Restaurant puts quality at first place as a criterion for professionalism. "Manastirska Magernitsa", founded in 2002, is a member of the Association of Bulgarian Hotels and Restaurants.
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