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Sofra - Covent Garden - CLOSED

36 Tavistock Street, London WC2E 7PB, England
+44 20 7240 3773
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
8 Feb 2016
“healthy menu”
21 Jul 2015
“Went with family, awesome”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
36 Tavistock Street, London WC2E 7PB, England
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 8 February 2016

We go to Sofra regularly for their healthy menu. This has changed over the years, previously it was salads followed by grilled meat. now it is salads and a main course dish. The food is delicious and at a lower rate if you eat before...More

Thank vinitatawakley
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This place can really offer awesome and top-notch food at very competitive prices. If you want to try the real Mediterranean cuisine in London, then give this restaurant a try. It's really worth it!

Thank Conan T
Reviewed 2 June 2015

we met Huseyin outside as usual talking to passer by. we had excellent service and lovely food, good value and lots of it. my Australian relatives thought it was great.

2  Thank Badgerdad235
Reviewed 30 May 2015

If the managers of the Sofra chain read this, can they explain why the restaurant has closed. It was an excellent place to eat at lunch time or pre theatre.

10  Thank richardplantagenet
Reviewed 5 April 2015

So sorry this restaurant has closed. Even sorrier that I cannot find out why. Have spend many happy times here on way to or from theatre with friends and relatives from England and abroad.

5  Thank carossim
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

The entire time was occupied by chaotic staff who were difficult to communicate with . The manual force around us was so powerful that the whole organisation came to the rescue when one of the receptionists could not deal with our arrival.we were informed our...More

Thank rajeshwarkumar
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Went to Sofra Covent Garden this evening to find the restaurant being gutted. No mention on the website. Have really rated this chain for years but not impressed by lack of info provided online. It's only got the one-star rating for because you have to...More

8  Thank Sylhilly
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Well we arrived on Saturday evening first week of December as a large party and were seated at the end of the bar at the edge if the platform the place was busy as expected as I have eaten here before during shows. Have to...More

Thank obleron
Reviewed 10 February 2015

I was told by the St Christopher branch that it is closed that it was being refurbished however the phone appears disconnected! Pity if this has closed but...... The Mayfair branch was also not answering theirn phone and I was told it was "out of...More

3  Thank Carole S
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

Arranged to meet friends for lunch prior to going to Miranda matinee. Checked website for opening times as we wanted a 12.30 ish lunch. Turned up to find door locked, black bins inside and no signs to say it was closed. Is it being refurbished...More

1  Thank Sussex3225
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Tavistock Street, London WC2E 7PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7240 3773
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