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Miyabi Japanese Restaurant

Ul. Stara Planina 5, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 727 5064
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good12%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“ramen” (11 reviews)
“miso soup” (7 reviews)
“dashi” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Soups, Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ul. Stara Planina 5, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed May 29, 2018

Through the years, I have had the pleasure of eating in many Japanese restaurants, both within Bulgaria and around the world, but the 'Miyabi Japanese Restaurant' proved something special. The quaint place offered a unique atmosphere that the four of us could dive into and...More

Thank TravelYordan
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Amazing place, amazing food, amazing frond of the house team. Super skilled chef, original Japanese food...a must visit

Thank George B
Reviewed May 13, 2018

My most recent visit to this little paradise for Japan lovers...May 2018 Last night was one of the most wholesome dining experiences I had in a long time. After years of missing out, because I am so rarely in Sofia and when I am I...More

Thank Banskali
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Despite all the hype around this place due to its chef starring in a cooking show, if you think that Miyabi serves authentic or something close to Japanese food, you are truly wrong. All the food is some interpretation of real Japanese dishes like lettuce...More

2  Thank Hideo T
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

It a nice clean restaurant with a very friendly young team, managing to deliver tasty Japanese dishes. We have enjoyed a lot from our noon visit at the restaurant. Very recommended.

1  Thank LikeFood1962
Reviewed February 2, 2018

The new blond waitress was exceptionally rude, even by Sofia standards. The curry chicken dish was unrecognizable from previous versions -- there was no typical dashi broth, just a pathetic watered down flavorless and barely warm liquid. Also very few udon noodles this time. Our...More

3  Thank sammy321321
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Amazing- even compared to London sushi restaurants. This was my third visit and, having tried a big part of the menu, I remain extremely impressed!

1  Thank Nick Y
Reviewed January 1, 2018

I liked the ramen. The service was superb. Hope it gains popularity and gets visited by more people in future. We were there for a Christmas lunch and enjoyed the meal a lot.

1  Thank Yani K
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Chef Jeff had his act together...from hello and surprise to all diners hugging him as we left. The food paired with hot saki was prepared perfectly

1  Thank RDuncan3
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Great food and perfect service. Pretty impressed of the dishes and the presentation. Service is top class. Balanced true Japanese flavors and high quality ingredients

Thank Dessi P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $35
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ul. Stara Planina 5, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 727 5064
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Miyabi Japanese Restaurant is based in Sofia, Bulgaria with Chef Peter Mihalchev
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