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Lyubata 13 Str, Sofia 1407, Bulgaria
+359 89 672 3222
11:30 - 23:30
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the food and the service a lot, but the food is not worth the price - you could eat the same or better for much lower price and on better location. Parking is practically impossible close by. A bit too expensive for what it offers. I also found the atmosphere a bit uninviting.

Thank Angel H
Sofia, Bulgaria
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68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been there on business dinner with set menu. Salad was was pretty good, main course veal was also very well cooked. The seabas was also looking delicious. Desserts were nice as well. Service was excellent. In brief-very good place and will visit again.

Thank GeorgiP
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent quality cuisine and an unusually diverse menu (serving up nice, fresh Asian dishes) as well as the generic Bulgarian touristy and European menus you get everywhere in Sofia. If you fancy something slightly different you could give this place a try.

Thank Seamus272abc
Varna, Bulgaria
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

1. The quail was great with great risotto and great sauce. 2. The filet mignon was divided on 2 pieces??? Proper cooking point, but the meat was not seasoned. 3. We ordered a great wine 110 lv. , however the wine service needs improvement, as the foil of the bottle was cut at the first rim of the neck and... More 

Thank makaev_maitred
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

If you want a luxurious meal and experience, it's worth the pennies. On our last night, my partner and I came here for a treat. A lot more expensive than the cheaper options around (about 30 lev for a main course). However, it was worth it. The food looked incredible and mouth watering and was by far our best meal.... More 

Thank Meg C
Sofia, Bulgaria
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103 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

Yesterday we visited Chef's restaurant . Food was very delicious and not traditional . Choosing of wines is really strange , but decision of owner as way of offering.

Thank Emilko69
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

We chose to visit this restaurant, having in mind the reputation of its owner and head chef, Viktor. We were expecting a fine dining experience in a classy athmosphere. However, this is not even close to what we got. The setting was nothing special, with a bare concrete arch in the middle of the hall, right where we were sitting.... More 

4 Thank Lalka S
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Chef's with business colleague. Good place and setup. Food was ok nothing special. It was good to see there were vegetarian options. Would recommend if you are first time in Sofia.

1 Thank SunnyF50
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The starter, French goat cheese with hazelnuts on iceberg salad is just the complete blast for all the senses, couldn't have enough of it. Nice cocktails as well. As main course the choice was the stake, perfectly cooked. All recommendations. Pleasant atmosphere, very well mannered staff, minimum time for the meals to arrive. Definitely justifies the prices, which aren't so... More 

Thank Olja T
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The food presentation is above expectations.Great place for food lovers.Less is more concept in the design.

Thank Danail R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Eastern European, Central European, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyubata 13 Str, Sofia 1407, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 89 672 3222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?