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Sofia's Restaurant

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Avenida Pla 20, 03730 Javea, Spain
+34 966 46 29 03
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Another exceptional evening at Sofia's. The food NEVER disappoints. Falafel burger for my vegetarian daughter.... her new favourite on the menu. The special of the day was Cod for me.... fabulous. The waiter mixed two fabulous Cosmopolitans.... he wasn't shy with the vodka 😋. Every trip to Javea involves a trip to Sofia's, it doesn't get any better. Staff are... More 

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Javea, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cant believe the bad review i have read about this resturant. This is our favourite in Javea and living here for the past 15 years we have visited quite a few. The diffrent flavours the chef puts into each meal is amazing. Salads can be quite bland but not here,Thi mussles, chicken skewers, all fantastic. My wife and i... More 

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Thank melvynford
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant, my husband and I with our friends come every week to this lovely hidden gem in between the Port and the old town of Javea. Great menu del dia with wine, different imaginative suggestions every time we visit to Thai mussels, Homemade soups, Thai marinated chicken skewers just to start and great vegetarian options and the... More 

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Thank Kim R
Alicante, Spain
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36 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The air was chill in the restaurant as was the welcome from staff, our booking was slightly early for Spain around 1:30 but did not warrant the dismissive reception. The menu del dia was uninteresting, if not uninspired two of the starter where cod & chicken, two of the main courses where cod & chicken. Poor choices, budget ingredients and... More 

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lauradonoghue, Owner at Sofia's Restaurant, responded to this review

Unfortunately there was no pleasing this customer!!!! For a more accurate account of Sofias Restaurant please see the above and below reviews,thank you very much. More 

Derbyshire
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited this restaurant twice before for evening meals and always had an excellent meal and a lovely evening. This time we heard about their 3 course lunchtime menu for 15.75 euros! There was a good choice for each course and the food was as good as ever and portion size was same as in the evenings. A glass of... More 

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Thank MacymooDerbyshire
Javea, Spain
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395 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sofia's continues to impress as their professional team keep your night running like clockwork and the tasty food is simply wonderful. I was lucky enough to attend a party here over the stormy weekend and you couldn't tell what was happening outside; it was so cozy and comfortable. There wasn't a huge amount of vegetarian options however the cauliflower soup... More 

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Pego, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First visit to this restaurant. Service was good considering the number of people in party. Good parking

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Laura, Drew & Amir made our 25th wedding anniversary celebration truly wonderful. The welcome to all 18 of our party was amazing. We had pre chosen our starters & mains to help with the preparations but keeping all glasses full and 18 extremely happy guests on a busy Saturday night with other diners in the restaurant, was no mean feat.... More 

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Thank Pippajay61
Javea, Spain
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Started off with a delicious mojito whilst my parents had sofias signature gin and tonic. Then had the mussels. They were absolutely delicious. Then I had the steak and chips. Cooked to order and very tasty. Service was very good and very friendly. Restaurant is small but absolutely beautiful.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

The menu is always imaginative, and Drew always presents great food. We have never had a bad meal here, and enjoy every occasion when we are able to visit. Laura his wife is welcoming and friendly, and a perfect host. The humus is home made and very special, and like much on the menu is influenced by Moroccan cuisine. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 53
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Pla 20, 03730 Javea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Javea
  • Phone Number: +34 966 46 29 03

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La Drova, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
28 days ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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