The Bulgarian capital has a welcome number of superb speciality coffee shops to check out, from basement roasters to Instagrammable cafes.
If you’re craving a really good cup of coffee in Sofia – the best beans, roasted and extracted to perfection – then you’re in luck. Big 7 Travel has the top coffee shops in Sofia to get your caffeine fix from…
Best coffee Sofia, Bulgaria:
Dabov Speciality Coffee is a staple of Sofia’s coffee scene, now selling their roasted beans to over 100 local shops. They produce their own coffee blends and even provide one-to-one cupping masterclasses and training. A great place to pop in for a delicious cup of coffee and a treat.
The coolest coffee spot in Sofia? It’s certainly the most Instagrammable, that’s for sure. Drekka is a hip third-wave coffee store that sells artisan goods and features rotating guest coffee roasters.
The blue and white design will make any Sofia Instagram stand out.
3. Fabrika Daga
Choose from espresso, French Press and everything in between at this classic Third-Gen coffee shop. As well as serving up seriously good coffees, Fabrika also has a delicious food menu that’s popular for brunch. It’s a real winner.
Chucky’s Coffee House prides itself on being Sofia’s first craft coffee store, serving some of the city’s best brews to either take-away or sip in the cosy cafe. They also focus on wholesale, training and education to spread the good coffee word.
Looking for rich, full-bodied coffee, tasty food & superb service? That’s just what you’ll find at 2 Giraffes Espresso Bar. They use a variety of coffee equipment (Espresso, V60, and Chemex) so you’re sure to find the perfect style for you. It’s also a great spot for co-working.
Percolate Coffee’s mission is to feed the coffee culture of Bulgaria and help prove that coffee is so much more than just a “wake-up tool.” Not only can you get a rich cup of coffee here, the space itself is absolutely beautiful.
With three locations in Sofia, this is an ideal go-to coffee spot. From Barista Coffee and More serves up tasty custom blends and single origin coffees, as well as snacks and treats. Grab a seat on the cute terrace in the warmer months and try the ice latte.