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Sofia's Taqueria, Staten Island, NY

Sofia's Taqueria

4.7
4.7
206 Reviews
$30 and under
Mexican
Welcome to Sofia's Taqueria!
Sofia’s features three floors and an outdoor courtyard of carefully curated furniture and decor that create the perfect mix of authentic ambiance, playful sophistication, and an energetic vibe. Gourmet food, hand crafted cocktails, and over 100 tequilas and mezcals are the focus of our passionate and talented staff.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 1 time today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Cuisines
    Mexican
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Thu 11:00 am–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:00 am–11:00 pm Sun 11:00 am–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (929) 308-2324
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Neighborhood
    Staten Island
  • Cross street
    willow ave
  • Parking details
    Street Parking
  • Public transit
    Bus S51Staten Island Train exit Clifton
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch

What 206 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.6Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseModerate

206 Reviews
  1. LAinNY15

    New York Area

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on September 21, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Always have a great time at Sofia's - the food is always excellent and pretty authentic; the waiters are very attentive but not over-bearing, the atmosphere is lively and fun. They now have a prix fix with some pretty good options, which is a nice plus. I definitely would recommend Sofia's.

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    Miami

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 2, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Service was amazing!!! The location was very clean and the staff was very organized. The food was amazing! Especially the burritos! Will definitely go a second time!

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  3. JenniferD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 31, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    My waiter was very accommodating food was great was seated outbackwhich was great

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  4. Kerri

    New York Area

    20 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on August 20, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Always fresh and delicious. Service is outstanding.

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on August 8, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The food was good.We ordered the special and it was hot and very good. Nice waiter.A great night.

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    11 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on August 7, 2023

    overall4food5service4ambience3
    The tacos are amazing, tres leches cake was really good and the service was very friendly. Two reasons for deducting a star: 1. Music was too loud. 2. Misunderstanding over “Margarita Monday”. They promote it as “buy one get the second one free”. Logically we thought that meant buy two and pay for one. It doesn’t. It basically means one free refill per person. We didn’t want two drinks each, and had we understood that, I would have ordered a beer and my wife would have ordered a glass of wine. How hard would it be to say “one free refill”? The food is good enough that we’ll definitely come back. We just won’t order margaritas!

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  7. mortyl

    New York Area

    5 reviews

    1.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on July 15, 2023

    overall1food2service1ambience1
    The server was horrible. We had to go downstairs to the bar to get ournown drinks. The server was not attentive at all. The food was good but rhe sevice and noise level was horrible

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 29, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    It was a great experience as usual! Amazing food quality.

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  9. SIMom

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 14, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The food, service, and overall experience at Sofia’s was wonderful. I will definitely return!!

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 9, 2021

    overall3food5service5ambience2
    Was sat outside. Didn’t ask for outdoor. The bugs and mosquitoes were out of control. Unfortunately we ate very fast and left. Wish we were given a choice. I made reservation but didn’t ask for outdoor. Unfortunately. May take a while for us to come back. And I simply love the food and the waiters. Very professional

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  11. OpenTable Diner

    Greater Boston

    7 reviews

    4.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on August 7, 2021

    overall4food5service5ambience5
    Anniversary

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  12. AnneB

    New York Area

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on August 2, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Absolutely loved dining here. We will definitely be back.

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  13. NicholasR

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 25, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent restaurant. Great ambiance and probably the best Bottomless Brunch here on Staten Island.

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  14. Vegas13

    New York Area

    90 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    90 reviews

    Dined on July 23, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Awesome service food and atmosphere. Frozen margaritas were a great way to start our evening. Had the pulled pork burrito and black bean amd corn burrito. All was delicious and a perfect ending to our day out on the golf course. Did I mention margaritas?? Awesome all around without breaking the bank!! Big thank you to all the staff Planning our next visit real soon

    Sofia's TaqueriaResponded on July 24, 2021

    Yup, you cant go wrong when you start the night with frozen margaritas!!! So glad you liked the burritos, they are one of specialties. I'll let our team know that you're thanking us for a great evening - but we want to THANK YOU - thank you for coming out, thank you for the compliments and thanks for coming back. Did I mention margarita MONDAYS!!!! See ya then - lol , Susan

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  15. DanielleP

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 17, 2021

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    Service was great, loved our waitress. The food was absolutely delicious. Only issue was the noise level, it was kinda loud and hard to hear each other. Otherwise, it was a great experience. This was our 2nd time there and we’ll definitely be going for a 3rd.

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  16. KarenO

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 10, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was amazing drinks were strong just how I like it we spent around 4 hours there last night

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  17. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 7, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The coconut mojito was incredible!!

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  18. ReneeH

    New York Area

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on July 5, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Sofia’s Taqueria never disappoints!! The atmosphere is excellent, the service is great and the food is always delicious!

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  19. CarolynT

    New York Area

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on June 28, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was delicious from the drinks to the food! Service was great!

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  20. SHARONK

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 27, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The only thing that outdistanced the delicious food was the delightful, warm and welcoming waitstaff. This was my first visit but it will not be the last.

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  21. RonM

    New York Area

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 26, 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Decided to try this after reading the reviews spot on ,service excellent, attentive staff clean enjoyable great drinks good value for the money had my birthday there and it was just all-around terrific.

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  22. DanielleP

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 20, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    A great experience Great service Great food Amazing drinks

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  23. OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 19, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything is always delicious! The staff is extremely friendly and pleasant. Overall it’s a great place for a date night or to take advantage of their drink specials on certain days! 10/10

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  24. stasiakay

    New York Area

    31 reviews

    4.0

    31 reviews

    Dined on March 8, 2020

    overall4food5service5ambience4
    If you are looking for a very loud very boisterous place that serves great food, this is the place for you. I was pleasantly surprised at how efficient the service was dealing with the large crowd and noise. They made you feel welcome and not stressed. Food was fresh and prepared beautifully. Highly recommend.

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  25. LynnO

    New York Area

    15 reviews

    4.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on February 29, 2020

    overall4food4service3ambience4
    Recommend for anyone with Celiac they know about Gluten. Very tasted and all was good until the check came and we had 2 extras charges on there and the waited was arguing about it until he realized his mistake. So check your bill.

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  26. claude

    New York Area

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 23, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Loved the food, decor and service! Margaritas were amazing!

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  27. JenniferT

    Las Vegas

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 15, 2020

    overall2food4service4ambience4
    The food was okay nothing special BUT good tasteful food my husband liked the chicken and rice . Downside, I made reservations a month in advance and still waited 45 minutes. I understand it was Valentine’s Day so that’s why there was a long wait but only thing is they don’t have an area so that you can sit and wait people literally was in the walk/door way the place is tight. Another thing I did not like was the fact that it was a prefix menu there was no place on the website that stated for the night of Valentine’s Day it will be a prefix menu. So some where that have stuff on the menu for $20 My husband ended up paying $200 for food we did not eat. All we wanted was some tacos and some drinks we had no choice but to get a full meal. Over all experience was okay.

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  28. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 15, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was excellent, best wings I’ve ever had! Blueberry ginger margarita was amazing! I’ll definitely be back!

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  29. OpenTable Diner

    Orlando

    25 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    25 reviews

    Dined on February 15, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    price fixed menu and it had good choices, was seated 15 minutes before reservation time, immediately got chips/salsa/guacamole. appetizers included some of the best mussels that i have ever eaten. the main course was absolutely perfect as well as service the entire time.

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  30. GinaT

    New York Area

    23 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    23 reviews

    Dined on February 9, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Love it the food was amazing service was 5⭐️ loved the music I will definitely go back

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  31. KathleenV

    Orlando

    3 reviews

    vip
    1.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 9, 2020

    overall1food3service1ambience3
    The service was absolutely terrible. We ordered and then waited for 30 minutes without any chips or salsa and waited for our appetizers. Then our entrees came out. I asked about our appetizers and the waiter said “oh I didn’t write it down.” However we did see him write it down. Then he said don’t worry, I didn’t charge you for them. It was extremely disorganized and very disappointing. No apology and no manager to step in.

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  32. Ponty

    New York Area

    26 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    26 reviews

    Dined on February 6, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Just great! Loved everything about it. Excellent food, drinks, service and atmosphere. Can’t wait to go back!

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  33. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on January 25, 2020

    overall3food3service3ambience3
    Guacamole and chorizo nachos for appetizers and then various tacos for all 4 of us. Also 2 pitchers of red sangria. All was good. Our group found music a bit too loud. Otherwise, a fun night out.

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  34. Delicious

    New York Area

    3 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on January 13, 2020

    overall4food4service4ambience5
    Fantastic experience. I will definitely be back. Everything was very good and I was pleasantly surprised to see the restaurant so crowded on a Monday night.

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  35. DelannP

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 9, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Sangria was delicious. All the food was fresh and tasty. The fish tacos were amazing as was the dry rub on the wings and the guacamole was delectable. We over ordered and couldn’t fit dessert, next time!

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  36. JohnT

    New York Area

    39 reviews

    5.0

    39 reviews

    Dined on January 6, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious food ! Service was good

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  37. OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 5, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    From the sangria to the shrimp tacos - my tastebuds exploded.had a chat with the owner. And let’s not forget the tres lechè .. can’t wait to go back

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  38. DeniseR

    New York Area

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on January 4, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was wonderful. Food was delicious. The drinks were unique. The cookie butter tres de leches was amazing. I would go back just for that. There was nothing negative about this experience.

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  39. TaraM

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 29, 2019

    overall3food4service5ambience5
    The food was very good, although they don't give you a lot. We both got the tacos, which didn't come with any sides. Sides are extra $. The cocktails were just okay, not as good as the food was (we tried 3 different cocktails) , and they weren't as potent as we would have liked. The décor and ambiance were top notch.

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  40. DARLENEV

    New York Area

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on December 28, 2019

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Good service and delicious food.

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FAQs

Sofia's Taqueria does offer delivery in partnership with Postmates and Uber Eats. Sofia's Taqueria also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (929) 308-2324.

Sofia's Taqueria is rated 4.7 stars by 206 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 1 time today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Sofia's Taqueria

977 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10305-4903

Additional information

  • Cross street
    willow ave
  • Neighborhood
    Staten Island
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Thu 11:00 am–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:00 am–11:00 pm Sun 11:00 am–9:00 pm
  • Cuisines
    Mexican
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Street Parking
  • Public transit
    Bus S51Staten Island Train exit Clifton
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch
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