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#109 of 1,034 Restaurants in Sofia
$$ - $$$, European,
ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 780 4065
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (3 reviews)
“excellent pub” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First, if you want to eat dinner here on a Friday night, make reservations. The place was at or near maximum capacity. The service and food was good and reasonably priced. They have a great selection of beer. Finally, we had group of about 14...More

Thank RML1672
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The food was better than a few months ago, but they can still improve a lot. Pros - very good location, huge selection of good beers, decent pricing. Cons - The service is not good. They ran out of most of the dark beers in...More

Thank VKazassov
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Yes, the beer is still fine, but the level of service is awful Unsmiling people, obsessed with their phones. Not a please or a thank you. If you do your research yo will find more friendlier bars all over the city. And the food is...More

Thank SofiaRodin
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The only good thing about this place is the choice of beers. Slow service, waiting is forever, food is not good, nor delicious. It is in an old house in dire need of refurbishment or even demolition. The upstairs is almost impossible to reach if...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Very pleasant outside terrace with around 10 tables or else seating inside. Very reasonable prices for beer and food. We had a mixed potato Bulgarian dish which was very tasty and quite filling, so were daunted by the size of the pork knuckle we had...More

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Sat in the courtyard, very relaxed, friendly waitress, English menu provided. We had Bulgarian food which was tasty with great fresh cheese and a cold aubergine salad which was delicious. Nice beers and jug of ariyan at an excellent price. Extremely good value, highly recommended.

Thank Kerrylan
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The food is always fresh and nicely cooked. Really delicious soups and chicken fillets. The staff is really friendly and kind! I recommend!

Thank Bobby G
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Awesome selection of local and foreign beers and pretty great food. The garden is lovely with a lot of space but only open til 22:00.

Thank jahuhod
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Impressive beer list and extensive beer knowledge demonstrated by the waiters! the small bites that we ordered were delicious!

Thank Vessiev
Reviewed 4 July 2017

There is a plenty of beers to choose from which makes this place unique. The kitchen is also good. The prices are mid to high but most of the times it is worth the money.

Thank kaleksandrov
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 7
Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 780 4065
“Halbite” (“The Beer Mug”) is a chain of beer houses dating back to the distant year of 2000, when was created the first one in Sofia. There you can find the best selection of beers, both imported and locally made, served at the appropriate temperature, in a unique mug and with the right dish! Whether you are looking for a lager, stout, wheat, white or fruit beer, you can find it in Halbite – beer for all tastes and all occasions!
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