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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe

90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
+20 95 239752
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“juice” (106 reviews)
“rabbit” (27 reviews)
“cold mezzes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
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 today

This restaurant was an oasis on the night we visited. It was atmospheric. We were treated very nicely, and the food was good.

Thank Waterisle43
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food and super service Ibrahim was very happy helpful and attentive Would recommend you visit it was and felt very authentic

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed exceptionally good Turkish coffee, the rabbit dish, and the meticulously clean rest rooms. Perhaps the best part was the service and the humor by our waiter Ragab!

1  Thank TomCulo
Reviewed 4 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Sofra. Ragab was our waiter and provided wonderful service, finding room for five of us on a busy evening with no booking. The prices were very reasonable and the food superb. The menu was extensive and the rooftop seating...More

1  Thank Marla G
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a nice restaurant with a lovely setting--more interested in decor than most places we ate. It is in a historic old home, with nice artifacts--but the pleasant place to eat is roof top. Good food and service.

2  Thank cookpias
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were advised to come here for dinner by multiple people, saying it is the very best in Luxor. I’m so glad we did! Ragab was an excellent waiter, the baba ghanoush was fantastic and so flavorful, as was the salad, and rabbit dish. SO...More

1  Thank kataugostini
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely, it’s the best restaurant where i have been in Egypt. I have dinner in continuously 3 days. I recomend that oven-cooked Rabbit meat and pomegranate juice.There have good view, meal and excellent service, especially Mr. Ragab, he is kindly , friendly and always have...More

1  Thank Connector824787
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is close to the train station on a side road. It is an oasis of silence, with very large spaces and beautiful decoration: it feels at home. The menu is varied and all dishes we tried were delicious, all is accompanied by freshly...More

1  Thank LoveEgipt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were with a groupe of 8 & chose this restaurant based on the numerous good reviews & a local recommendation, however we were almost all very disappointed. The cold mezzes were quite good, however mixed grill selection was not good. Most was left on...More

1  Thank LarieM
Reviewed 1 week ago

After being referred to this restaurant for dinner by our hotel manager in Luxor, we then returned two days later for lunch. We had a delicious assortment of nicely-prepared hot and cold mezze plus chicken and lamb dishes that were all fresh and nicely spiced....More

1  Thank DennisBNYC
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Restaurant Details

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