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Hambara Bar

ul. 6 Septemvri, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Very cosy place

Very nice cosy place!Different atmosphere from the other places in Sofia,from another era!just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thodwris G
via mobile
An absolute must when in Sofia!

This place is brilliant, and not so inaccessible as some people have made out. The place is set... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Francesca G
via mobile
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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ul. 6 Septemvri, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice cosy place!Different atmosphere from the other places in Sofia,from another era!just knock the door and wait for somebody to hear it!ok,maybe you will not find the most polite staff but why should you care!!try it for sure after 10!

Thank Thodwris G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is brilliant, and not so inaccessible as some people have made out. The place is set back down the left hand side of a bright green building. There is a wooden door and a sign - admittedly in Bulgarian - but a good...More

Thank Francesca G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I probably would have given this place a 5, if the bar staff weren't so rude. Given the bar is lined with reserved labels; it would suggest you could reserve a table another night if I were to come back with a group. The response...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I wouldn't suggest to spend more than 1h in this place: smoking is allowed (so that air is very heavy), few sitting places, low security standards (a lot of flames, but I didn't see one extinguisher... and one single door to flew out). BUT: the...More

Thank Mithrandir85
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I was so excited reading about this place even when I read that the bartenders are not the nicest I didn't care I like dark moody bars I live in LA I'm used to it. BUT here is what happened...I ordered 2 glasses wine Bartender...More

1  Thank 382rachelo
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, awesome staff and really cool idea where it is only light up by candles, if you are in Sofia highly recommend you check it out!

Thank Dpeach2014
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I have been to hambara bar at Christmas . It's a very nice bar with great atmosphere because of the candles. Cheap beer and friendly people also help the bar to be one of the best I have ever been!!

Thank Vloutis G
Reviewed 25 January 2017

If this bar was in the uk it would be shut down within 5 minutes of opening, its all made out of wood and lit entirely by candles, but it is an incredible bar that you have to visit to understand why, the music, the...More

Thank DarrenDR
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Found this purely based on tripadvisor, was a little tricky to find as its not clearly marked, and is down a little side street. The bar is essentially a barn, and is lit only by candlelight, creating a very interesting atmosphere side note: they do...More

Thank Mackiesmac
Reviewed 14 December 2016

And this place is not easy. Down a little, dark alleyway, then you knock on a door and are let into a room that is lit only by candles. Intimate, with a great selection of alcohol, this is a true gem that when you find...More

Thank ThatHappyChap
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