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Sofra e Ariut

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Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
+355 4 230 3030
7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon 7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 12:00 am
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place to visit .the waitres and waiter are a bit friendly but oncd you gift them they serve you very well

Thank Elidor L
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the place a couple of times, with my fiance, colleagues and relatives. It is a nice place to be shown to foreigners who visit Albania. There, they can try traditional Albanian cuisine.

Thank Romario R
Ankara, Turkey
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44 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this restaurant on Tripadvisor after our first arrival in Tirana. I was expecting a good restaurant, but not one with such great scenery and traditional specialties. The atmosphere inside was great and away from the high temperatures outside. The service was impeccable and the whole property quite clean. Elbasan Tava was really good, even though grilled octopus was... More 

Thank Gökçe K
Tirana, Albania
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here several times and i have enjoyed every time. The food is very fresh and well cooked. The staff is very polite and friendly. The prices are acceptable. You should definitely try the souffle.

Thank Bruna X
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sofra is a beautiful place to take a drink in nature. A perfect place to get relaxed. I went there many times with friends and family and i think is a peaceful location

Thank Alisa D
Tirana, Tirane, Albania
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Elite and delicious food. Very elegant service, wonderful traditional tastes, inside the very good atmosphere under the trees. If you want to try something local when you are visit in Albania, your choice should be here Parking available

Thank IYSR
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is a fun restaurant to take family to. There are all kinds of birds and animals include a couple bears. The food we had was okay, but the setting is peaceful and relaxing. Located on the Rruga Elbasanit, just up the hill from the American embassy.

Thank xhoi1
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Excellent service and local dishes. The location is perfect for both business and family visits. Outdoor tables are great any time of the year.

Thank Gledis G
Podgorica, Montenegro
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85 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Been there many times for local food and wines. Excellent service, great food and nice red wines. Very nice, quiet place.

Thank Alexa2706
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Definitly one of the restaurants yiu have to eat in, when you're in Tirana. The traditional dishes are delicious, while the meat is good too. You can taste the fresh food, and its very good!

Thank Liridon B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, European, Albanian, Italian, Middle Eastern, Eastern European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Tirana
  • Phone Number: +355 4 230 3030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?