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Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

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Pizza & Pasta, Italian, Pizza
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355 San Francisco St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-0396
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: Dear Guest: We are under RENOVATION to improve business facilities from...
Dear Guest: We are under RENOVATION to improve business facilities from May 27- July 31, 2015 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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  • 157
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Tired of latin food? Give this a chance

Lovely restaurant in Old San Juan. Pretty atmosphere, very nice service, but the food is what will get you back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Garden City
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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New York City, New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Traditional Italian dishes like your grandmother made. Super wait staff, nice and affordable wine list, beautiful setting. In Old San Juan, great place for a celebration.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

Has to visit it if you are un San Juan!! Kids will love this pizza. We taste the one with italian sausage, panceta and peperoni. A+

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Sacramento, California
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53 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Excellent Italian cuisine! Great service. The meat sauce is incredible. Lasagna like you normally only get from your relative's home. Highly recommend.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great place to eat if you are in the mood for Italian food while in San Juan. They have a good selection of seafood dishes, as well. I had a half portion of seafood risotto, which was delicious, and definitely enough food. (That said, I did start with a caprese salad, which was also great and had a very fresh... More 

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Champlin, Minnesota
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The four of us were looking to experience a evening of dining in the best way of course and we found it here. From the front steps we were guided through the the hour or so of a great selection of Italian options, wine, and well made drinks from the bar. Our waiter was full on in command of our... More 

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Humacao, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Liked the atmosphere the decor. The service and excellent food at invites to return. Not pricy. Will return soon!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

If you love Italian you are going to love Sofia's. If you are not looking you will miss the front door but once inside the atmosphere and the dacor is inviting. The bar is small but the bartender makes everyone feel like old friends. Now the food. This is bifar one of the best Italian meals I have had in... More 

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Garden City
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lovely restaurant in Old San Juan. Pretty atmosphere, very nice service, but the food is what will get you back.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, great service, fun environment. In the heart of Old Town. Definitely recommended. We went twice on our 4 day visit.

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Houma LA
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Atmosphere and staff were great. Filet minion risotto was fantastic along with the Caesar salad with homemade dressing. No complaints. Will return next time we are in San Juan. We visited in the recommendation of a Captain on a Carnival cruise ship who stated he ate there frequently. We were not disappointed.

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Additional Information about Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

Address: 355 San Francisco St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: +1 787-721-0396
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: Pizza & Pasta, Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 355 San Francisco St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-0396

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 25
  • Cuisine: Pizza & Pasta, Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Large groups, Romantic

Description

Dear Guest: We are under RENOVATION to improve business facilities from May 27- July 31, 2015 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
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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?