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Sofra Restaurant

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Family Fare, Middle Eastern
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Kayseri caddesi No:25 | Urgup/Nevsehir - Cappadocia, Urgup 50400, Turkey
+90 384 341 4333
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 80
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Turkish family diner, friendly atmosphere & good prices

This was our favorite dining experience in Urgup, good food helpfully explained by the owner, good value, relaxed & friendly atmosphere.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Jeff C
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Berkeley, California
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Berkeley, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This was our favorite dining experience in Urgup, good food helpfully explained by the owner, good value, relaxed & friendly atmosphere.

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Sydney, Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We ate here on the recommendation of a local and found it lived up to its promise of delicious traditional home cooking. On the night we went there were no other tourists but several tables of locals, including a family, some workers finishing for the day or having a dinner break and some other business people. Volkan the owner was... More 

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Cappadocia, Turkey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Thank you Volkan for the great food and warm atmosphere. This little family restaurant is very easy to access in the center of Urgup

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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121 reviews 121 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Fire of us stopped in for a late lunch on the recommendation of our hotel manager at the Urgup Inn Cave Hotel. It's a small place on a mainshopping street with a menu with 2 parts, Cappadocian and Anatolian. The owner greeted us and explained the menu. We all opted for the Anatolian pottery special of the house where you... More 

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Mugla, Turkey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

We noticed the Sofra restaurant when visiting Urgup for the day and decided to eat there as it had a Turkish menu and looked clean and pleasant. The service was friendly on entry and the meals available and prices were given at our request before we were seated. We shared two sauce meals (meze and kebabs are also available) and... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We selected Sofra Restaurant for dinner after getting recommendations from several local people when we stayed at Dedeli Konak Cave Hotel in Urgup, Turkey during the Cappadocia portion of our tour in December 2014. The restaurant was a short, safe & pleasant 5-10 walk from our hotel. Food was very inexpensive, fresh & delicious & service was great! Highly recommended!

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Beautiful trout! Good service. Traditional Turkish meals were also offered. Lovely delicious salads!

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Went on the recommendation of our hotel and after checking with TA. This is a small local restaurant with c8 tables inside and a few more on the pavement. Very decent choice of menu for a small place, all of which one can see being cooked at the back. All dishes - mezes, salads, meat, veggie - excellent. Owner very... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Fresh Turkish food and super friendly staff. Very reasonable prices. If you're staying in Urgup, make sure you eat here one night.

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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213 reviews 213 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
291 helpful votes 291 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My husband and I ate at this restaurant 4 times in the 5 days we stayed in Urgup. Not only was the owner delightful and the food excellent and well-priced but while we were there, the owner's young son was helping out. Watching the young man run to help out, clean off the tables so carefully and take care of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kayseri caddesi No:25 | Urgup/Nevsehir - Cappadocia, Urgup 50400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Urgup
  • Phone Number: +90 384 341 4333

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 19
  • Cuisine: Family Fare, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?