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Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

355 San Francisco St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
787 615 1540
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Ranked #151 of 615 Restaurants in San Juan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $25
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Authentic italian cuisine with mediterranean flavors.Pasta, thin-crust pizza, risotto, seafood, meats and a variety of italian wines with affordable prices. Open for lunch and dinner from 12:00noon - 10:00:pm Families with children are welcome Available for groups, buy-out or just for a romantic dinner for 2.
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  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

i had the Chechen which was beyond great. My wife and I had the salad with apples and pistachios. Amazing. All of our party, and we have been all over US together were very happy

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Belchertown, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We found this quaint Italian restaurant on 355 Calle San Francisco, doesn't look fancy from the outside, but when you go inside the atmosphere is very nice. We ate there on a Sunday night around 8 p.m. and it seemed to get busier during dinner. I had the Risotto con punte di Mignon al Barbera Risotto “Arborio rice” w/ Filet... More

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Its been there fir 10 years and we had never visited. Shame on us. Service was very attentive and informative. Sangria was by far very good and the beer cold. The capressa salad was just perfect. The mani mahi filet with pasta simply awesome. The black pasta (calamari ink) with shrimps was delicious. Panacotta was the perfect endingo the evening...... More

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St. Louis, MO USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This is a quiet little place a block off the square in old San Juan, and you have to look for it. It is worth the search ! The fillet mignon w/ gorganzola was so tender you didn't need a knife. My wife's seafood pasta dish had all of the various seafood done perfectly. The service was first rate, and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

My friend and I went to Sofia Italian and both ordered the Beef Carpacchio. We received one of them and immediately noticed it was sauggy with oil and requested the second one not have so much oil on it. after waiting another 10 minutes as we wanted to eat together we had to track someone down to ask where our... More

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Goshen, In
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you don't know where this is, you might miss it. Great Italian food, all prepared fresh, including the pasta. Staff is very knowledgeable. Not a lot of meal options, but enough to choose from. It's not an Olive Garden! Well worth finding.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Great wine selections and fair prices. Food was freshly made, excellent confection of original italian cookery. Service was 5 stars. A must!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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100 reviews 100 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Excellent italian food and great service. Fresh pastas and handmade pizza. Servings are big, so everything is good to share. Excellent, excellent seafood soup. Save some room for dessert!

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Newton, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stopped by early evening. Nice decor. Good service with good straightforward Italian food. We all had different basic pastas as well as the minestrone soup. All were solidly good.

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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Located in the heart of beautiful Old San Juan. Atmospheric and cozy… Great food. Good wines (limited list, but good choices at good prices). And excellent and friendly service. We shared an excellent calamari fritti as a starter. Followed by linguine alla pescatora (with assorted seafood); fettuccine with scallops, porcini mushroom in a creamy saffron sauce; and pappardelle pasta alla... More

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Additional Information about Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

Address: 355 San Francisco St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787 615 1540
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 25
Cuisine: Italian

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