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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe

90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
+20 95 239752
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My mom and I weren't overwhelmingly hungry, and so ordered five appetizers to split, and all of them were delicious. Four or five was a good number for two people with a medium appetite.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You have to know the existence of this plac. VERY well prepared local dishes in an authentic, cosy and friendly atmosphere. We were so lucky (thanks to your danish guidebook) to visit this place on the first day of our stay in Luxor, which meant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 210PerM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a place where there was a great value for the money. The service is great. The dishes are authentic. The setup is unique. It os definitely worth visiting.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marcbatool
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing decor and yummy food! Close to the Luxor temple. Had the starter platter and among the 8 dishes, the baba ghanoush (eggplant dip) and the roasted seasonal vegetables were my favourite. The juices were great and fresh too!! Will definitely be back for more...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank claudiachai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place. It has a fantastic menu with loads of delicious dishes for our family who are vegan and vegetarian. We sat on a quiet, cool roof terrace and were served by very friendly and polite waiters. Also the food was incredibly cheap. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank carolinec996
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sofra offers a relaxing environment, good fruit juices, and decent food. While certain dishes were small, ordering a mezze does help. One thing which was disappointing was the slow service. Felt it took at least 20 minutes just to get the bill.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank robz643
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been there yesterday night for dinner, quality and price very good, Egyptian food well prepared and tasty. Ragab very nice, all the staff was very helpful. The location was clean and typical, beautiful. Unfortunately we hadn’t visit the terrace, at the ground floor there...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Engdott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best about this place is the people working there. They are too polite and decent Food is good for people looking for oriental food. For us as Egyptians not the best we tasted in Egypt however it could be the best in Luxor. You need...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michaelramzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great Egyptian meal here. Although clearly designed for tourists, it had great food, good service, and a pleasant atmosphere. Make sure to have a reservation, the first time we tried to eat here we couldn't because there is no reservation.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jeanne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, great atmosphere, very reasonable prices and great service by the staff. Adel in particular ensured we had a very pleasant dining experience. Would definitely recommend and look forward to coming back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wasseememam
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about 6 pounds sterling per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 12:00
Monday
11:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 12:00
Thursday
11:00 - 12:00
Friday
11:00 - 12:00
Saturday
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: +20 95 239752
  • E-mail
Description
Ahlan wa sahlan in Sofra, a restaurant located in the heart of Luxor that draws its inspiration from the rich Arabian culture. Sofra is situated in an old 1930s Egyptian house that still retains its traditional character. Sofra: A culinary voyage through Egypt! Discover the secrets of Egyptian cuisine and enjoy true traditional food in an oriental atmosphere in the heart of Luxor, Egypt.
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