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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe

90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
+20 95 239752
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • 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 via mobile

Didn’t feel very safe walking here at night, should’ve taken a taxi here, but once we got here, wow what a nice getaway from the hustling. The ambiance, service, food and drinks were all great. The chef even checked on us, we stayed longer to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mariarenyut
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place in luxor, excellent mezzes and other traditional dishes. Excelent, fresh, tasty, authentic

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DiegoMC29
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Sofra and were pleasantly surprised with the outstanding service, food and atmosphere. This restaurant is a little gem in the middle of Luxor city. Highly recommend others to visit!!! I also would like to command Ragab on his welcoming hospitality...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank anitad247
Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious lunch and excellent service. I had the pigeon the first time I went, it's a bit bony but if you want to try it I would recommend here. The baba ghanoush is delicious as is the lemon juice

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The hotels send their clients to Sofra Restaurant because it's a 10-minute walk from the Winter Palace Hotel. The food is decent but one of the people at my hotel saw a person delivered his meal to the restaurant. So food is not made on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1laduree
Reviewed 6 days ago

Sofra is a very nice restaurant located in downtown Luxor, on East Bank... Near Luxor Temple. The surroundings of the restaurants are very simple... but don't worry... It's safe and worth it.They serve very nice local food. No alcohol beverages though. Servie is excellent too....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank juliaamado
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have had the pleasure to travel to almost 20 countries and Sofra is on the short list of best places in the worst. Sofra made it onto our selective "3 visit" list, which before this only included in 2 other reastaurants....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dride52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here after reading the reviews. The place is very friendly and welcoming but the the thick menus are hiding a kitchen that is not giving the quality and freshness that I expect in a local restaraunt. The good was ok and edible but nothing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Janardan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Local kitchen in a superb atmosphere downtown. The waiters are very relaxed and professional. Pricing is definately ok with the quality/quantity of the food ans all in all a great place to dine after visiting the marvellous sites of luxor!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevendG3043YW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic little restaurant, beautiful atmosphere and delicious food at good prices. We were served by Ragab, who is a star!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zachariah H
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Restaurant Details

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