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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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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.
US$8 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Middle Eastern, Egyptian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food quality is perfect service is very good the place is fantastic local music I wonderful we are really enjoyed

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mahmoude38
Reviewed 2 days ago

So good went back a second time, which was just as good. Staff polite and good fun. We had a very enjoyable time So we recommend to others in our group, who went, they also had good food and a fun night out here.. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank PortsmouthFixit
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was great, one of the best we had in Egypt. Service was even better. Prices are very reasonable. The place is spacious and has a beatiful second floor. Very recomendable. We even went back the next day.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LoveTravel808432
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was a step above the other Egyptian restaurants we tried. Service tried hard, but got our order wrong twice. Best feature is the rooftop and how pleasant it was.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank apt5c
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the best meals during our first 2 weeks in Egypt, so good in fact we came back multiple times for lunch and dinner. We were really missing vegetables after traveling in Egypt and Sofra did not disappoint. The food is fresh, flavorful, and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank eypadilla
Reviewed 1 week ago

I first discovered this place 35 years ago when I was a poor backpacker staying at the Oasis hotel next door, and have been coming here ever since. I love the atmosphere and the food never disappoints. I wish they had a license allowing them...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chavalaSantaFe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is very friendly, used to tourists and locals, very popular place, food is delicious, many options for both vegetarians and meat eaters. Dinner for 4, we all had more than enough food, $36USD. Good value, fresh food

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank scarrolan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Very nice terrace and adjusted prices. We had all our dinners in Sofra during our stay in Luxor.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank JuliaM2039
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was very good and the place is so cozy. It serves authentic Egyptian food. Juices are fresh and staff are also friendly.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gasser90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sofra came highly recommended by a friend and did not disappoint! We shared a variety of dishes (favorites were baba ghanoug and khodar makly) and enjoyed a seat in the beautiful upstairs dining room. Very reasonably priced! Our server, Mahdi, was the highlight of our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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20 March 2018|
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Response from jb b | Reviewed this property |
about 6 pounds sterling per person.
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