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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe

90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
+20 95 239752
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here for lunch. The temps were about 110F so upstair was the place to be. It was the first day of Ramadan so it was a little quiet. Mahdi our server was so helpful and made sure that the coolers were directed towards...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Head straight to the terrace seating, the coolers will save your day in Luxor. Superb service by Ibrahim. Had a delicious quick meal - bosra & shaksouka. And very fresh juices - had a repeat of the lemon mint and watermelon juice. The place takes...More

1  Thank Dresscircletickets
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing Food, well priced, good Air-Con, great glasses and extremely friendly staff. Loved the occasional cat!

1  Thank Fiachra T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best restaurant we have eaten in since we got to Egypt. The food really tasty and delicous and The service was excellent. They are all so kind here. Good vegetarian options as well. Thank you.

1  Thank Noura Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Luxor for four nights, and we loved this place so much that we ate there every day. We sampled as much of the menu as we could, and we had great, authentic Egyptian food each time. The rooftop dining room is charming,...More

1  Thank Seth T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, I really appreciate that they open the restaurant as usual as they are even in Ramadan. They serve sofisticated meals. Just a little bit salty for me, but still nice. You would feel them great especially if you've tired of typical Egyptian...More

1  Thank 唯 矢
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have enjoyed a tasty lunch at Sofra, where the staff was really nice (especially Ragab). They propose traditional food; and we could taste their kofte and fish dishes. An absolute delight! We definitely recommend this location! Starters with eggplants were also stunning.

2  Thank Loic S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at Sofra was fresh, tasty and reasonably priced, although they really need to update their online menu prices – they listed dishes at E£9 that were now E£20, which was a bit of a surprise (but still a bargain at $1.50 AUD!). Our...More

2  Thank Bontaks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and good food! Abrahim was very attentive and kind. Would definitely recommend the kebab.

1  Thank shnelson26
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend went to Sofra on the first night of our stay. She returned back to our hotel and was raving about it. The next day, we went for lunch. The food was amazing - get the hummus and the babaganoush. I had the Kofry...More

1  Thank brittanyskov
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Response from jb b | Reviewed this property |
about 6 pounds sterling per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
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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.
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