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Sofra Restaurant & Cafe

90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
+20 95 239752
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“juice” (96 reviews)
“rabbit” (28 reviews)
“cold mezzes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 Mohamed Farid Street | Al Manshiya, Luxor 83911, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I found this restaurant some years ago and have recommended Sofra to my friends ever since. I visited Sofra again a few weeks ago and was delighted that the quality of the food was the same. It's often the same price or cheaper than the...More

1  Thank Caironimus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would suggest this restaurant for locals and foreigners to try a really beautiful collection of all oriental decoration and food, Thumb Up!

1  Thank Osama E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good menu choice, plenty on offer, friendly staff, though possibly a little overpriced. Service was good

1  Thank JimandTarja
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is on times like these that I love the lonely planet..... I went there after reading about it in the lonely planet book & it is a divine dining experience. The restaurant is housed in an old (1930) house where each room has been...More

1  Thank anupriya_singhal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and hospitality are really great, the staff treats you nice and offer a quiet environment to eat. The decorations are also amazing. The prices are very good also :).

Thank Ovy I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is delicious! Had 3 meals there in total and had the chance to try several dishes - of course some were better than others, but, overall, they were all quite good. Some of the dishes are simply amazing, specially the starters - all...More

Thank Diogo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great visit to Sofra during my visit to Luxor. The molokhiya with rabbit was excellent and the mango juice was very fresh. Even got some food for take away. The atmosphere was very nice and comfortable with Oum Kulthoum in the background....More

2  Thank mjsgirl710
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on our first night in Luxor and were so pleased with the meal, level of service, and charming decorations at Sofra. Get the pigeon and rabbit, you can't go wrong!

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cozy place with decent staff The place is decorated with a lovely Arabian blend Food is good but soup Overall it’s a nice place with nice music

Thank mageddy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant offers delicious food and good service. The prices are also very reasonable considering that it is a place targeted at tourists

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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