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Before & After

#119 of 1,074 Restaurants in Sofia
€€ - €€€European, Eastern European,
ul.Hristo Belchev 12, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 2 981 6088
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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ul.Hristo Belchev 12, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really cute and comfortable restaurant serving both Bulgarian and European dishes. We had tarator soup, which is great, and beef with mashed potatoes,which were rich and creamy. It was pretty basic, not gourmet, but filling and tasty. The servers were attentive and...More

Thank Ginny W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

"Before and After" is the name. Do you know why? Before you enter looks excellent, After you eat, you decide to not come anymore. NEVER. It was terrible. The food is so bad warmed in microwave.

Thank Pau Lara L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really beautiful and unique interior with delicious food and good energy :) The staff is friendly and smiling :)

Thank Valia Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being one of my favorite restaurants in Sofia, Before&After became my regular spot. This different and cozy place is with historical meaning and unique atmosphere. With lovely vintage and shabby chic decoration. The dishes are delicious, quite big and well presented - European and typical...More

Thank Kalina_MA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In was surprised when I visited it. Vintage, old fashioned unique atmosphere surrounded by smooth music, friendly staff and very delicious food. Must visit place.

Thank Nikolay G
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I visited Before & After for both lunch and dinner. The personnel was very friendly and helpful. Furthermore, the owner was a great host and he made the visits to the restaurant a lovely experience. The food was Bulgarian and of high quality. I really...More

Thank Lisa v
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, very good food on amazing low price. Good for lunch or dinner. Fresh sales and nice desserts

Thank Pentcho B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was here the first time in 2010 - 11 drawn to the tango music. There is a tango venue here worth visiting, dancing or not. This time I wanted to try the menu in the beautiful locales. But, there is a strong hint of...More

1  Thank Lars S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Beer and house wine was nice but the food was dreadful, we had typical Bulgarian dishes but they were plain with little taste and cheap ingredients. Avoid.

Thank Kerrylan
Reviewed 29 May 2017

First time I went there, I was fascinated! The retro atmosphere of the restaurant represents the classy outlook of the past century, it is very fancy and cultural. The food is also delicious.

Thank Delilah C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Groups, Romantic, 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.Hristo Belchev 12, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia>  > Oborishte
  • Neighbourhood: Oborishte
  • Phone Number: +359 2 981 6088
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