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Raketa Rakia Bar

bul. Yanko Sakazov 17, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 2 444 6111
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
bul. Yanko Sakazov 17, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They say it's local, with a twist. I wouldn't know, being a tourist. But I do know the food arrived quickly and it was delicious. The lemonade might just be the best I've ever had, and the apple pie was amazing.

Thank Madalina P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good experience overall. The place was full and the food was good, it is a restaurant not a bar as its name would suggest.

Thank thedemann
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter invited me to dinner at this restaurant. I was a bit negative about his name - "Rakia Bar", waiting to be a place for alcoholics, but it turned out to be rather a place for tasters with good Bulgarian cuisine and great service....More

Thank VZashev
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I just love Raketa rakia bar! The food is delicious, the stuff is friendly and the atmosphere is so nice! Takes you back in time! Highly recommend it!

Thank 159niak
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

This place is astonishing! It is all decorated with taste and professionalism! From the entrance, through the stairs, the salon and the baths. I am really delighted! The concept behind the interior is to demonstrate the Soviet union influence in the years before 1989. The...More

Thank ysnd2018
Reviewed October 29, 2018

I love the place and the food! It is in great interior style. The staff is friendly and polite and the food is bulgarian finest! Def one to visit!

Thank Zlatomira O
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Great atmosphere and even better food! The cheese baked in honey and walnuts was a particular favourite. The service was great and our waiter kept cracking jokes in English! A must when in Sofia!

Thank TheConstantExplorer
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

This place was picked by my Bulgarian parter as “must see” place. I had excellent dinner filled with national dished, joined by traditional rakia and good Bulgarian wine. Place is well designed and eveything looks (and tasted) good. Well worht of visit!!!

Thank Winemaster007
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

The lack of hygiene was terrible. I found a half dead ,half alive fly in my salad for 10lv. The worst was that I left the restaurant without any excuse (I just didn't pay the salad!). This is more than unacceptable and I will never...More

1  Thank sibillamilanova
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The food was really good and tasty, the prices are good. The stuff was excellent. Really friendly and helpful. The decoration makes the place special and cozy. I would recommend it and I would go there again.

Thank n_giannop
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October 11, 2017|
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Response from PKirov | Reviewed this property |
There is a Facebook profile. Just type Raketa Rakia Bar in the search tab. Hope you will enjoy it.
August 9, 2017|
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Response from andylandyl | Reviewed this property |
I would call them directly but check again a few weeks before arriving in Sofia to be sure their plans are still in place and your booking is still good.
May 18, 2017|
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Response from BulgarianFinder | Reviewed this property |
opening times every day 11:00 till 24:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
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: bul. Yanko Sakazov 17, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 2 444 6111
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