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#121 of 1,135 Restaurants in Sofia
$$ - $$$, European,
ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 780 4065
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“soup” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“local brews” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is nothing special, but still nice... The service is friendly and positive with a smile ! I am trying every time a different kind of beer, which makes me come again and find a new one :)))

Thank kote2018
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

There's a good range of local brews here, both in draft and bottle form. There is also an impressive range of international beers. The food is beer appropriate, and the service is good. If you have a thirst, Halbite is a very good place to...More

Thank Bambloozled
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Staff is rude and slow to react. Food is subpar and they often mix up the orders. Only go there for the beers and if you lack other options.

1  Thank Nikola P
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

I went to eat here late (2115) in the evening and I ordered a soup, salad and main course. What I didn't understand is that I got the courses very fast next to each other without being able to finish the previous dish (and I'm...More

Thank Riekus
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Halbite offers large variety of draft and bottled beers and quite decent food, mainly meals going well with beer. Thanks to popularity of place, all draft beers are all the time fresh. I would recommend to make prior reservation if you plan to come in...More

Thank Onndrej
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Great local food. Everthing fresh. Immense choice of draft and bottled beers from many countries. Cozy garden, Good service.

Thank dolnamalina
Reviewed April 1, 2018

If I remember correctly, there were 8+ draft beers, which is not common in Sofia, some good ones too not the mass market ones. Service and food were average, but I guess this is a place with no huge expectations in this direction.

Thank maria6672018
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

First, if you want to eat dinner here on a Friday night, make reservations. The place was at or near maximum capacity. The service and food was good and reasonably priced. They have a great selection of beer. Finally, we had group of about 14...More

Thank RML1672
Reviewed December 11, 2017

The food was better than a few months ago, but they can still improve a lot. Pros - very good location, huge selection of good beers, decent pricing. Cons - The service is not good. They ran out of most of the dark beers in...More

Thank VKazassov
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Yes, the beer is still fine, but the level of service is awful Unsmiling people, obsessed with their phones. Not a please or a thank you. If you do your research yo will find more friendlier bars all over the city. And the food is...More

Thank SofiaRodin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $7
Bar, European, Pub, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Neofit Rilski 72, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 780 4065
“Halbite” (“The Beer Mug”) is a chain of beer houses dating back to the distant year of 2000, when was created the first one in Sofia. There you can find the best selection of beers, both imported and locally made, served at the appropriate temperature, in a unique mug and with the right dish! Whether you are looking for a lager, stout, wheat, white or fruit beer, you can find it in Halbite – beer for all tastes and all occasions!
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