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Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

355 San Francisco St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
787 615 1540
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Ranked #169 of 646 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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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Without a doubt the spinach salad was the best ever! The goat cheese was just beyond words and the mango dressing was perfect! My husband and I both had risotto entrees and both were exceptional. Would definitely go back or recommend to any one coming down here.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

doesn't look like much from the outside, but nice on the inside and fantastic food. Service was very good and attentive

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Chciago
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This review was written two years ago when we went and i just had to edit some of the spelling! We went there because al dente was closed on a Sunday and loved it! Guy who greeted us outside was our waiter. He was friendly prompt and great. We even asked bout bars to hit later and he got us... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

pizza Ok / nice ambiance / waiter tried... They don't know what they are doing in that kitchen. fritto di mare almost inedible. The pasta sauce straight from a jar. Pasta undercooked. Service disorganized / overwhelmed vibe from the bearded gent in charge. Stick with the pizza and Chianti.

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Bloomfield Hills, MI
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stumbled on this place on the first night in San Juan before our cruise and kept thinking that we want to return. So we did a week later after the cruise. We had the daily fish soup in tomato and garlic broth (excellent) and seafood risotto (spectacular). Kids had pizza. Highly recommend!

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Willemstad, null, Netherlands Antilles
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant has a nice atmosphere with a nice patio to sit outside but besides that..... We expected high italian cuisine but the food was not that tastefull and prices high for what you get served. The service was pretty disappointing as well. Long waiting times for food as well as payment. We won't come back.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We went yesterday and we absolutely loved IT the food IS unbelievably good and it brings out that traditional rustic Italian feeling that we all love. Shout out to Christopher for the really good service. Ok about the food it's so fresh it's so tasty with all these incredible Italian flavors like olive oil fresh spices and fresh meats like... More 

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Bakersfield, CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Old San Juan charm. Very gracious staff. AMAZING FOOD!! I had the chicken breasts in wine sauce with Gorganzola cheese, there were caramaized onions on top, too, and the cheese was a solid coating of wonderfulness on top. Aioli spaghetti as a side that was delicious, but did not clash with the chicken. My husband had the salumi pizza with... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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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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