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#113 of 854 Restaurants in Sofia
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Barbecue, Diner, Central European
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ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 780 4065
11:00 - 00:00
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a very food choice of beers.Nothing else is worth trying.Food is average.Nothing special at all.

Thank radimex-77
Los Angeles
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not trying to be mean as I work in restaurant industry for past 10 years.. And I am the last person to ever complain if the dish is wrong, taste bad, or there was a hair in my food. But the food was not the issue. It was our server. My friend and I ordered a meal to share from... More 

1 Thank 382rachelo
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm torn because this is actually a decent pub with pretty good food and a extensive beer selection and I would have thoroughly enjoyed my time except that it was completely ruined by our waitress. I don't know what her name was(tattoos on her arms, short brown hair, glasses) but this is what happened: my friend and I were seated... More 

Thank fran l
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86 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The selection of beer at Halbite is tremendous. It was good to see so many Bulgarian craft beers on offer and the the house beer was dark and delicious! We visited a couple of times and enjoyed a few craft beers.

2 Thank Tedlooney
Northampton, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Just stopped off here for a beer or two, good beers and wine and very friendly staff. We had a great time.

1 Thank Johnthewhit
Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

National cuisine, but pub style. Amazing value and wonderful cozy atmosphere. Local beers and satisfying food. Very accommodating staff.

Thank clintonbench
Belgrade, Serbia
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great place for having a beer and some food. Pretzels are delicious, we really liked it. The menu was in Bulgarian, so we ordered some things we didn't wanted (liked), we found English menu online afterwards. I liked the place anyway.

Thank zSne
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Personally I am in love with the place as it offers a variety of beers and the menu is quite rich! The atmosphere is cozy and it is perfect for both romantic diners and gatherings. The waiters are polite and service is on point. I would advise to make a reservation prior to visiting as it may be full and... More 

1 Thank Vicky H
Sofia, Bulgaria
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The food is good, relatively good service. You can try traditional dishes here, as well as world kitchen. If you are beer person - there is variety of beers.

Thank Dimana_g
Salisbury, England
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370 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Set on several levels a massive beer menu of draft and bottles, world and Bulgarian beers awaits. They also have a large food menu. Good atmosphere and really friendly staff. Great Saturday night buzz

1 Thank Karen90

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Barbecue, Diner, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?