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Manastirska Magernitza

) #37 of 926 Restaurants in Sofia $$ - $$$ European, Eastern European,
67 Khan Asparouh str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 89 994 9400
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
67 Khan Asparouh str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 3 days ago 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
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This easy to find this quaint restaurant serving amazing bread with sharana sol(a local salt with herbs) is very tasty. The mutton soup is one of the best I have ever had and is served in large bowls. Keep this in mind while ordering your...More

Thank RAVI K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was given the menu, very nice, with stories inside, food a bit expensive, considering Bulgaria and the environment. None of the waiters turned up for 15 minutes. I got sick of waiting and left. The service doesn't seem to be very well trained. It's...More

Thank Kazokazvanov
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a wonderful hot summer evening at this charming local restaurant. Their garden is very cozy and pleasant to sit in, but you must look around inside as well--it's a museum. The food was delicious and plentiful, although maybe a bit pricier than at...More

Thank Sanny07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant - authentic, tasty, reasonably priced food and friendly, hospitable staff. We particularly loved the sheep's cheese with honey and walnuts (an excellent recommendation from the waiter). The garden is lovely to sit in, the complimentary after dinner drinks...More

Thank Anna J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i like the restaurant from the style, nice old house, great variety of Bulgarian traditional Food and not only Shopska salat. This time the service was even good. Very nice and competent. it was a real pleasure.

Thank Gaby123456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dropped by during lunch on a weekday, and I was seated quickly. It took me some time to read through the entire menu, and then it took more time to decide what I wanted. In the meantime, I ordered a beer and a bottle...More

Thank bucsonice
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being a celiac, I asked the waiter if there were gluten free options on the menu. He advised me competently and put together a large glutenfree meal, that was absolutely delicious. I very much enjoyed this evening, the restaurant served great food, has a wonderful...More

Thank hannasavannah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our visit to Sofia we went to this restaurant three times. Unfortunately, we will not go back. We were impressed by the atmosphere. The restaurant is in a beautiful house with a garden and rooms furnished in old Bulgarian style. The dinner was good...More

Thank Maria I
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 22
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
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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