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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$11 - $17
Bar, European, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a friendly place with helpful staff & can be found just off Vitosha Boulevard but be aware you do have to go down some stairs to get in. We all found the food tasty & the portions good, the local beer can be...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank garyhR4654QL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for a late lunch. Of course they have a good selection of beers from around the world but the highlight is the tap at every table so that you can draw your beer yourself. A counter shows how many litres you drank....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JamesBondage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

many Bulgarians here. food good and beer tap on table to help yourself. service good although staff fixated on their mobiles.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank andy_scot_uk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place brews its own beer and then allows customers to serve themselves with purpose-made beer taps at each table. The amount you pay depends on the volume of beer consumed. I had 1.5 litres for a price of 15 BGN. Didn't try the food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This was one of a kind experience. There is beer tap at every table - very convenient and the ale coming from there is very good. We ordered a delicious sizzling plate of deer meat, sausage, peppers, aubergine, courgette etc. An excellent atmosphere and a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kamenkomitov
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Very tasty food, beer is also great. Friendly service and smiling people. Also the interior is great. Thanks.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 594vahem
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

We came here in peak hours and missed the seating areas with tap beer. Make sure to be on time with a slightly larger group to get the seats with tap. Nevertheless,the environment was cheerful..menu was good with lot of options and the food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank megha6788
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Great range of beers, good selection of food, desert was amazing... Peter, our waiter, had great sense of humour and was very accommodating. The atmosphere was relaxed with a good mix of music. Live beer was also available at the table.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Anna G
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Went in this cellar bar as was told about own beer tap on table. Good gimmick you get your glass and open the tap at your table , it clocks up as you pour and you settle up at the end. Probably ok in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank colin l
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

If you're a craft beer lover this is a nice choice in Sofia. Pouring your own beer on your table is a nice way of drinking beer, no more waiting for the service staff. It's a little pricey and also charging for the sauces like...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Mike b
October 5, 2016|
Response from ale_house_bg | Property representative |
No, the pub closes at 24 o'clock.
Mike b
October 5, 2016|
Response from Alex S | Reviewed this property |
August 15, 2016|
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Response from Berny2159 | Reviewed this property |
We had our 11yr old son with us. No problem!
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