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By The Sea

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
First Sea Coast Alley, Varna 9002, Bulgaria
+359 88 840 8445
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
Seafood, European, Central European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
First Sea Coast Alley, Varna 9002, Bulgaria
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The views are amazing. Not just close to the beach, but in the beach itself. The food is tasty but could be better. Personal is kind. In general, ok.

Thank jlrmar2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We sit gor a coctail on the first floor - bar area, coctails were excellent and athmosphere on the beach at the evening was perfect. I reccomend this place!!!

Thank Lubo G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the Best restaurants in Varna. Originally I am from here so didn't expect much, however Everything was amazingly delicious. We had a birthday girl and the waiter put us on one of the best table. Absolutely Recommending it, try it out, won't regret!

Thank Verjinia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant with excellent food and service! Lovely to sit at table near beach and listen to the waves while eating meal Highly recommend

Thank Brookebond134
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting on the beach. The food is just so perfect! Wait staff very attentive and the owners are just outstanding people. We felt so at home here and were fortunate to have had this experience. After dinner there was Salsa Dancing on the beach!...More

Thank Arseneault3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserved a table and it was beautiful sitting in front of the open balcony overlooking the beach. The food was extremely good. Once again, as with most Bulgarian restaurants, the lighting is too bright for me. The waiter was extremely efficient and spoke good English....More

Thank Jan_Steve35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view was nice and staff was also, portions were small yet tasty, price was slightly high, compared to other restaurants.

Thank mjolnir72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had mixed experiences of this restaurant. On our first visit we had two of the best soups we've had especially the coconut curry soup (the fish soup was very good too but not of the same standard). The main courses (sea bream & vegetables,...More

Thank brendun04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant because we liked it very much the previous year! What a disappointment! Maybe the worst place I have been! They changed the chef maybe but the food was ridiculous - small portions, not tasty, nothing to like! and overpriced. Really...More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We are in Varna for 1 month. We have tried many restaurants (and I will write reviews on those too), but so far By The Sea remains our favorite. The view from the restaurant is beautiful, overlooking a beach and The Black Sea. After a...More

1  Thank Carrie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: First Sea Coast Alley, Varna 9002, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Varna Province  >  Varna
  • Phone Number: +359 88 840 8445
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