Top Choice Bulgarian in Sofia

MoMa Bulgarian Food & Wine

An update on the traditional mehana, serving typical Bulgarian foods such as grilled meats and meatballs, and wines, but in a more modern and understated interior. The result is one of the best nights out in town. S…
Top Choice International in Sofia

Made In Home

Sofia's very popular entrant into the worldwide, locally sourced, slow-food trend (the name refers to the fact that all items are made in-house). The cooking is eclectic with dollops of Middle Eastern (eg hummus) an…
Cafe in Sofia

Cafe Theatre

Beside the imposing Ivan Vazov National Theatre, this summer-only pavement cafe is a pleasant spot for drinks and cakes.
Vegetarian in Sofia

Dream House

This informal vegetarian restaurant is up some grubby stairs, in an arcade just off the street. Options include stir-fries, curries, pancakes and homemade lemonade. There’s an all-you-can-eat buffet on Sundays (10 l…
Bulgarian in Sofia

Manastirska Magernitsa

This traditional mehana (tavern) is among the best places in Sofia to sample authentic Bulgarian cuisine. The enormous menu features recipes collected from monasteries across the country, with dishes such as ‘drunke…
Bulgarian in Sofia

Krâchme Divaka

In an appealing old house, this restaurant is a good choice for traditional Bulgarian food. Dishes include wine-soaked kebab with mashed potatoes, a filling potato-cream soup, and grilled trout, and there are plenty…
Bakery in Sofia

Green Deli Cafe

This takeaway cafe and bakery offers a tempting range of sandwiches, baguettes, croissants and the like, and some of the best desserts in town. There are tables to eat at inside, or you can take away.
Fast Food in Sofia

Central Hali Shopping Centre

Several outlets in the upstairs food court of this market hall sell cheap fast food, such as kebabs, pizzas and ice cream, as well as beer. There are tons of snacking and picnic options as well.
Moroccan in Sofia


With its cushion-filled couches, glowing candles and lanterns, and spicy aromas, this is a great place for authentic Moroccan cooking, including a big selection of tasty meze, and tagine meals such as lamb with figs…
Mediterranean in Sofia

Bistro Pesto

Impossibly cute Italian-themed sandwich and coffee bar that makes for a great, inexpensive pit stop for lunch. The specialities here are panini (toasted sandwiches), but it also has very good salads, coffee and wine…