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ul.Tsar Simeon 78 | Sofia, Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
+359 88 752 3376
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  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (14 reviews)
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
ul.Tsar Simeon 78 | Sofia, Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is nothing special, and they charge 2lv per glass of tap water. Also too expensive for nothing...

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Amazing ambiance, a quiet and romantic place where you can eat true French food cooked with passion by a very friendly French chef,i 've tried what they call the best restaurant in bulgaria and this pearl is above all, adrien( French chef)

1  Thank Adrien D
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

I went for dinner with my wife last night, I had Snails for my starter, my wife had a lovely Avocado Salad. For mains I had the Fillet Steak, my wife the Tuna, both were excellent, cooked perfectly with very nice accompaniments. For dessert my...More

1  Thank 179petep
Reviewed June 2, 2018

We made a very happy choice with our dinner at L'etranger in Sofia. This is a friendly, well run, well located and quite intimatel French restaurant. There were daily specials in addition to the standard menu. We sampled from both and were delighted with the...More

1  Thank linnettt
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Thanks for an exciting experience, dear hosts. L'Etranger definitely is one of our lovely place in Sofia. Everybody needs sometimes to be in very cozy and tasty place. When we need to feel in that way....we know our place. Additionally, we often need to be...More

2  Thank Kischan
Reviewed April 30, 2018

There are no French restaurants in Sofia anymore. L'Instant set out to make catering and the Gastrotheque, where Danny Spartak from Hell's Kitchen was the chef, is closed. The only place where you can taste French specialties is L'Etranger. 'L'entrager' means 'the stranger', 'the foreigner'...More

1  Thank PlacesCases
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Definitely one of my favorites, with a changing market menu and classic dishes on offer. Better to book on the weekend

1  Thank pmc1966
Reviewed March 12, 2018

We arrived at the restaurant at just after nine on a Tuesday evening and were struck immediately by the warm ambience and equally pleasant and professional service. Our waiter recommended excellent Bulgarian wine and the entrecote steak and duck that we ordered were both delicious....More

2  Thank tomshawyer
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Thank you for your outstanding attitude towards us and our special evening. It was a great pleasure to taste french wines in combination with seriosly good food. Salute!

2  Thank YNDN
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Had the resturant to ourselves for a business dinner of 15. With a great service and excellent bulgarian wine both white & red. Had a nice buffet with a nice choice different starter and mains,great salads, very tasty tuna and big shrimps. The prices are...More

2  Thank zdaati
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Tsar Simeon 78 | Sofia, Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 752 3376
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The oldest running French restaurant, established in 2001
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