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££ - £££European, , International
45 Tzar Samouil, Sofia 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria, Bulgaria
+359 88 982 0444
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
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European, Wine Bar, International
££ - £££
45 Tzar Samouil, Sofia 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had great experience at this restaurant. There's a biiig choice of excellent wines :) But my favourite part is the staff - they are always friendly and nice :)

Thank Suzana M
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Friendly wine bar, wine by the glass and tapas. We liked the snacks. But there should be more typical things, for example bulgarian cold cuts instead of imported ones. And more Bulgarian wine by the glass..

Thank MEAFaro
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came to this wine bar a little late on a weekday and noticed they were trying to close. Being in the food industry we let them know it's fine and that we'd be back another time. The owner insisted on getting...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great place. Quiet and nice ambiance. Small menu and not typical Bulgarian or twists on. Pastas, meats, foie gras excellent wine selection and very knowledgeable owner/manager that can help navigate the local varieties. Beware. No credit cards accepted.

Thank Nokiaa
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had great time at Grape Central with our guests from USA - Manhattan. They loved it! The atmosphere is stylish but cozy, we had a nice table near the huge open windows. We ordered many things and everything was delicious and nicely presented but...More

1  Thank Tania K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There is no such place in Sofia that offers both delicious food and good selection of wines. The interior is cozy and the staff is friendly. You can meet new people to talk about good wine and food and of course about the live in...More

Thank Radrin
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Grape Central is a cozy, well-appointed, and lively wine bar just off the main boulevard. It buzzes with life that spills out onto the sidewalk in front. The wait staff was prompt and courteous; the wine selection was terrific. The night I was there a...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a place located in the small streets of central Sofia. The atmosphere is nice. Also a good selection of wines, but the good things stop here. The food was nice, but overpriced. The service was very bad. We were offered the smallest table,...More

Thank Jivko I
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been recommended by friend of mine. I was expecting good food and drinks and it was true. We have lamb and it very delicious and tasty also they have very good selection of wines. P.s I recommend this place (staff are very...More

Thank Stoyan S
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Bad service food average prices too high for what you get. I do not recommend. ATTENTION CASH ONLY ??!!

Thank Lebienheureux
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Ivelina B
25 September 2015|
Response from YanaPetkova | Property representative |
We are open for brunch every Saturday from 12.00 to 16.00h.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Wine Bar, International
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Tzar Samouil, Sofia 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 982 0444
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