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Sofia Italian Kitchen & Bar

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355 San Francisco St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-0396
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
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Coquitlam, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant exceeded our expectations as self proclaimed food and wine snobs:) The pasta was perfectly aldente - we had the calamarata pescatora, lasagna and gnocchi, scratch made. The service (Francis) was equally great. It was pouring rain when we left and she lent me her umbrella to walk back to our apartment! Above and beyond. Next time we are... More 

Thank coulterbell
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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215 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

After passing by Sofia several times we decided to try it and what a surprise it was. Great menu choices on the authentic italian cuisine served here. Also good prices for thr lunch crowd. I am going back soon!

Thank Pedro T
Bow, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Fantastic Dinner in a small but very nice eatery. Please ask for Josie, she was Amazing! Had some fantastic wine she recommended with our food parring. The rossoto with steak was great. Kids had Pizza, (shocking ), they loved it. Great prices, can go other spots and pay more, so worth the dinner.

Thank Mark D
Columbia, Maryland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming. No wait when lots of other places had a wait time of up to an hour. We asked when we arrived why it was quiet and were told it was a new restaurant, opened just 3 weeks. Very pretty place , long and narrow with overhead fans and small outside courtyard. We very much enjoyed our... More 

Thank Liz4512
Hatillo, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We went to celebrate our 17th wedding anniversary this fall and it was awesome! We visited the restaurant back when it was Sofia's Restaurant and it was very nice. Now the restaurant is nicely remodeled with a very romantic environment yet it still have some areas more flexible for families and more relaxed crowds. The food was great!. I do... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

Same ownership, new name, new Chef, new staff, same quality great ambiance, great taste. Redesigned interior. Good menu. New pizza oven from Italy. Had a great time!

Thank Hector R
Houma LA
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This was a return trip to Old San Juan and we were looking forward to eating at Sofia again. We were disappointed to see it was closed with a sign saying it would be opening soon under a different name with Italian food.

Thank LouisianaJoe
San Juan, Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I loved the food and drinks! Also great service. I went in during the evening with my boyfriend, the atmosphere its very relaxing and romantic.

Thank carolaimg
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 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.

Thank Brad J
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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+

Thank Vivian J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $25
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?