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ul.Tsar Simeon 78 | Sofia, Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
+359 88 752 3376
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Bergen, Norway
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had excellent French food in this restaurant. Service was very good too. It's located in the city center, near the mosque. Don't miss this place when you are in Sofia.

1 Thank P_Bjerkasholmen
Aveiro, Portugal
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Meal!...Great Service!...Great Ambient!...Quite and friendly Atmosphere!...Desserts fantastic!... Guide Michelin wake up for this Chief!...😊

1 Thank António G
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187 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredibile ristorante con cucina francese ! Atmosfera intima con pietanze sublimi! Fantastic restorant with fantastic interior and incredible atmosfere! You need to try the duck and as well the dessert!!

1 Thank extraroberto
Berlin, Germany
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the location is very inconvenient and not opened everyday,worth it.Went here for dinner and were quite surprised.All dishes that we got had nice presentation with somehow really French 'touch' and very tasty.Perhaps,if they are going to location would be very busy.The service is very friendly and wine selection is quite enough!!! Bravo,,,,Keep going on !

2 Thank Damianoff
Warwick, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here again last night, as often eat here when in Sofia. We spent 11 nights in Bulgaria this trip, 10 in Bansko and have had some very nice food, but here was the best, with excellent service & ambiance as well, so highly recommended!

3 Thank Petethefeat1
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

All the food is fresh , very nice warm and polit service. Should try on Gloucester Rd. Wine by the glass is amazing the red Saint Emillion or the white Chardonnay

1 Thank Commendant
Sofia, Bulgaria
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215 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is one of my favourite places in Sofia to eat. I've been here at least once a year for a nice meal and it never disappoints. This last visit was only for drinks and dessert with friends because of their two stunning desserts. The lavender creme brûlée and their chocolate fondant. Really amazing desserts and it is a lovely... More 

1 Thank Thomas H
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It's a very nice and cosy french restaurant in Sofia. You could easily miss it because it is situated in a more quieter part of the city center..The place is decorated nicely and with style although it's not very big (probably best to make reservation) bu that only adds to the atmosphere.The menu is not very big but the food... More 

4 Thank Док Ц
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Very cozy and delicious. They have a special daily menu which is always a nice surprise. The interior makes you feel you are in Paris. But cuisine is what makes this place worth visiting.

2 Thank Lyubomira P
Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I visited L'Etranger recently for Dinner with friends and was surprised of the class and gourmet food I experienced. The food is a highlight - light and delightful in taste everything I tried was really outstanding. Everything in my starter - a goat cheese mousse salad was perfect - the tomatoes were naturally ripe and tasty, the goat cheese did... More 

3 Thank Speedy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 37
French, European, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Tsar Simeon 78 | Sofia, Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 752 3376
The oldest running French restaurant, established in 2001

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