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Bratya Hlebari

44 Rakovska Str., Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
+359 88 762 5005
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  • Excellent94%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
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“bread” (14 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“quiche” (2 reviews)
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44 Rakovska Str., Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

They make sourdough croissants daily and they are beyond awesome! They have a variety of sourdough breads!

1  Thank aneliyakalcheva
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Do you like bread? I know I am (: These are 7 brothers who bake. They bake from the heart. We met 2 of them, so nice. We had buttery pastries and coffee (Very fluffy and crunchy. Later we took their Italian bread ( See...More

Thank Roie_Yatzkan
Maya M, Public Relations Manager at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you Roie for your kind words and compliments. We love them but we mostly love the fact that you had a wonderful time at our bakery. We hope to see you again! Bratya Hlebari's team

Reviewed 8 November 2017

When you put your heart in what you do......well you have a masterpiece then! I believe the bread is love and you can feel it when taste the bread made by Bratya Hlebari's hands! Truly Satisfied,thank you!

Thank monikaveselova
Maya M, Public Relations Manager at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Our true satisfaction comes from our clients' satisfaction and love is exactly the best ingredient we make use of in order to succeed in this endeavour. Thank you, thank you Monika! Can't wait to serve you again. Bratya Hlebari's team

Reviewed 1 October 2017

The Italians say: "Senza il panne tutto divento orfano!" Without bread, everyone is an orphan. Indeed. When we first moved to Sofia about a year ago, I felt a bit like an orphan, because I just couldn't find good, artisan bread. Turns out, we just...More

1  Thank Jonathan T
Maya M, Public Relations Manager at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Wow, thank you so much Jonathan for your amazing review! We are thrilled that someone who obviously knows his bread ( :D ) values what we do so highly. This is exactly why we do it! Humbled and thankful, we look forward to serving you...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

So I decided to grab some breakfast from the place and at 9:35 on a Saturday they had only some stale looking quiche, 3 almond croissants and a few scones. There were about 5 loafs of village bread displayed and this was all.More

Thank Dilyana V
PresianBaker, Owner at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks for your reply and rating! The situation was indeed like that. We are doing our best to fix it as we did in the past. We will do and try our best in the future. I do hope you will give us a chance...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Fantastic bakery. I´ve never been to a better one in Bulgaria. High quality goods and as a bonus outgoing staff. Maybe higher prices but the products are worth it. I highly recommend.

Thank MortenH1563
PresianBaker, Owner at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you very much for the awesome review! We will continue to do our best!

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The small olive bread was really good. Delicious crust. Just the right amount of saltiness. Great way to start the day. Would be worth a second visit if I was staying in the city longer.

Thank David W
PresianBaker, Owner at Bratya Hlebari, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words! We will keep doing our best for all our customers and fans! Thank you!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The only place in Sofia with real Sourdough Bread, croissants and all other deliciousness you can imagine!

2  Thank Kiril M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my family are in love with the place! Young​, smiled people trying to change the game! And they do! Thank you for the bread!

1  Thank Evgeni Y
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Very good bakers and their breads croissants and other goodies are very delicious! High quality bakery! Do not miss!

Thank Georgi R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 6
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Rakovska Str., Sofia 1202, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 762 5005
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A bakery in the heart of Old Sofia. We are reviving old techniques and forgotten knowledge, but with a modern and innovative approach!
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