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Sofra

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Downtown
Turkish, Middle Eastern
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108-10345 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1H8, Canada
(780) 423-3044
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The Cellar

Went to the recently opened Cellar@ Sofra, been to Sofra many times and love the place but decides to try the meze style in the cellar. It didn't disappoint. The menu is fantastic we had the traditional meze then the beef stuffed zucchini - which were fab and the lamb loin was the best lamb I've... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Went to the recently opened Cellar@ Sofra, been to Sofra many times and love the place but decides to try the meze style in the cellar. It didn't disappoint. The menu is fantastic we had the traditional meze then the beef stuffed zucchini - which were fab and the lamb loin was the best lamb I've had in a long... More 

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Edmonton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

If you're craving Turkish cuisine which includes delicious grilled meats/ veggies/seafood and pita with various dips, then look no further. Sofra is probably the best choice in the city for well-prepared food. I highly recommend the pita with hummus, the grape-leave appetizers and the garlic shrimp as appetizers. You can't go wrong with any of the entree selections - there's... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We went there last night with visiting friends and we sat downstairs in the so called wine cellar where it was much cooler. The subdued lighting contributed to a warm cosy atmosphere. We ordered two platters, a mezze and meat which offered a sample of different dishes: Bosnian sausage, dried apricot stuffed with feta cheese, wine leaves with cranberries and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I have never been disappointed at Sofra. The pita bread is delicious with a great selection of humus for dips. I have tried all the kebabs, but my favorite would be the swordfish. If you are in a group, the Sultan ' s table gives you a little bit of everything. The lounge downstairs also provides a place to relax... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Sofra`s has a cheery atmosphere. The food is outstanding - especially the pita and various dips. It is a good place to go with a group of people composed of some vegetarians and some meat eaters. I love the fact that we can see the chef cooking. He seems to take a lot of pleasure in what he does. That... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Iskender is a $40 dish, but it's very very delicious. You also have to wait a bit more than usual for that dish.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

From start to finish you will not regret choosing Sofra's for your next meal out on the town. You can tell they use nothing but fresh quality ingredients. There is not one dish I would not recommend but my personal favorite is the fillet mignon, best in the city!! The stuffed mushrooms are also a must have. The staff are... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I loved my visit to Sofra. We initially went downstairs to the wine cellar portion of the restaurant, but found it a tad dark and decided to eat upstairs in the main restaurant where the ambience was a bit lighter. We shared the pita and dip trio (amazing!), the beef kebobs and a chicken pizza split 4 ways. We had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Family dinner out to wonderful Sofras. Great service and wonderful food. The pita and dips were a tasty starter while we waited for the group to assemble. Entrees were simple but honest with excellent spices and mixes of tastes. The rack of lamb was succulent and so very tasty. Excellent atmosphere and fun place for a special dinner. We all... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We visited Sofra with some friends on Saturday April 18th. Service was prompt and friendly, great ambiance, fantastic food. We will definitely be back.

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Address: 108-10345 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1H8, Canada
Phone Number: (780) 423-3044
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Downtown
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Turkish, Middle Eastern

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 108-10345 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (780) 423-3044

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Turkish, Middle Eastern

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