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Sofia Restaurant

Turnoff to Jardin de Mariposas | 25 meters west of Cerro Plano School, 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7017
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chimichanga” (14 reviews)
“sea bass” (22 reviews)
“croquettes” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Turnoff to Jardin de Mariposas | 25 meters west of Cerro Plano School, 60109, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Clearly the best restaurant we ate at in Costa Rica. Every course was amazing. Appetizers entrées and we did not have room for dessert. Quite reasonable. Dinner for four with liquor was only $121.

Thank WashingtonChicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We give the Sofia restaurant 10/10. They are a step above all the other restaurants in town. Excellent food, superb service, attentive to food allergies, and great ambiance.

Thank Gina B
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We walked to the restaurant from our lodge. Everything was delicious. Was a nice treat after a long day of activities. I recommend this restaurant for families as well as couples dining alone.

Thank Julie V
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

After a long day and a night tour, we stumbled onto Sofia. Beautiful restaurant with nice service. Chips were great and dinner was quick and beautifully plated. Well worth the walk from our hotel

Thank Jay T
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous restaurant, immaculate and surprisingly quick service given my experience in Costa Rica, and phenomenal food! My husband and I split the basic salad (which was anything but basic!) and ginger mojitos (heavenly!). For the main course I had the seafood chimichanga and was blown...More

Thank MorseSamantha
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Ok. That’s a little extreme but I’m so glad we came here. Started with there chips and salsa. Best ever. All homemade. I had the sea bass. Cooked to perfection and the mashed plantain side was even better. My son had the shrimp chimichanga and...More

Thank Rowlaw
Reviewed May 3, 2018

We went to dinner on a night where they had a large party and they were understaffed. They did the best they could with us, but it wasn't ideal. The food was good, but not great. Drinks were very good.

Thank ATL-travel71
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We visited during a quiet time so the restaurant lacked atmosphere and the decor is a bit strange but we wanted to try the food after reading good things. On arrival there was a friendly welcome and we were given menus and offered drinks promptly....More

Thank SCSLondon
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Ate dinner here based on a recommendation. Ginger mint mojito and sweet potatoe soup were good but our mains - sea bass and pork with figs were disappointing. Atmosphere was lacking and service mediocre.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed March 3, 2018

A bit of a far walk from the hotel we stayed at, but very very good. Service would be 4/5 stars because the server took a bit too long to get to us about our check even though it was late and we were the...More

Thank veksler44 .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $18
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Turnoff to Jardin de Mariposas | 25 meters west of Cerro Plano School, 60109, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7017
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