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Pri Yafata

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European, Eastern European, Barbecue, Central European
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29 Dondukov Korsakov Blvd, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 2 980 0250
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were looking forward to eating here having read the reviews but were disappointed to find that the restaurant was not only closed it looked like it had gone out of business. The place had an air of dereliction about it. A sign posted on the door may have explained more but unfortunately neither of us can read Bulgarian. Suggest... More 

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Thank mymatekev
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Spent a very pleasant hr or so whilst getting our hire car cleaned around the corner. Fairly friendly but very efficient service and for the first time in Bulgaria, our food all arrived at once, much to the delight of our teenagers! Kids menu very good value, good size portion and for only 9 BGN included a drink and pancake... More 

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Thank BaffinsTyrrell
Kingsdown, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I remember eating here years ago - good food but this time - closed. The section that is visible from the street (Dondukov) showed tables with a very thick layer of dust on them, Hope someone soon finds it open.

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1 Thank IOAbroad
Geneva, Switzerland
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361 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Nice selection of bulgarian dishes, fish and meat are well presented along a large selection of salads. Large terrasse for a family under the umbrella. Kids corner with a bouncing castle is also available there

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Thank jaynice1
Bucharest, Romania
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73 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

I was in Pri Yafata few days ago, have a fairly varied menu, many varieties grilled a lot of types of wine, but not beer bottle only draft. Prices are ok.

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Thank Cristian Stefan I
Dartmouth, Canada
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83 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

I was here with a work group, and our host paid, so I'm not sure about prices, but the menu looked very reasonable. The host ordered huge platters of various salads for the hole tables, followed by even larger platters of meat, and lots of bread. The food was great, and we had a wonderful time.

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Thank Almaniac
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is a good place for people new to Sofia. It is close to some of the great buildings and monuments and within walking distance of a couple of Metro stations. The menu is distinctive and traditional. The roast lamb was fabulous. Good wine, good music and a great place to go with family and friends.

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Thank Tom K
Warsaw, Poland
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52 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Very good restaurant in heart of Sofia. The staff speak a little in english, but it shouldn't be a problem because menus are illustrated. The food and Zagorka beer was delicious. Recommended for cheap and tasty lunch.

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Thank Piotr N
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

This is a safe place for tourists to try 'local' cuisine. Food was tender and flavourful. Wine was good and the service was fine. Lovely old three story house that has been converted into a restaurant. Salads were not as varied as in other places, but were fine. Prices were a little higher than they would have been for similar... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

A restaurant very close to important tourist stops in Sofia (e.g. Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski is 10 mins walk away). We had good food, reasonable prices and good service.

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Thank clairiep

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Barbecue, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Dondukov Korsakov Blvd, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 2 980 0250

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