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Sofra e Ariut

) #19 of 576 Restaurants in Tirana $$ - $$$ Mediterranean, European,
Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
+355 4 230 3030
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Mediterranean, European, Albanian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here many times also with a big group of 35.You can agree on a fix menu for everyone. The service is very good and quick and the dishes arrive all at the same time. The music in the background is elegant and allows normal...More

Thank Durrsake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite side of the park where you can enjoy tasty local food, good for lunch or dinner but make sure to know what to order

Thank Mohammed H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit Albania and dont have lunch or dinner at Sofra ,probably you havent seen or taste anything from Albania.you should come again and try delicious traditional food.best choice. #No.1 restorant. Definitely must go .....

Thank R S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yestarday i was in a birthday at Sofra e Ariut. The waiter was very friendly and helpful. His albanian traditional clothes was very good. There is a big space to take photos. This restaurant has leave me many memories for the time that i spend...More

Thank dobid
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner there with family! Staff was great and class. Apetizier was something special, served with very nice variety of Albanian traditional food. Very impressed with the chef's presentation. Manager his name "Tiku" was checking with us the whole time to make...More

Thank N_farway
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I was there after a business meeting for lunch. Food was ok, but I would have never eaten there, if I would have seen the poor animals before. They are keeping a bear in a tiny cage without food, also birds of pray and swans....More

1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered several dishes and ate family style. My favorite was the eggplant. Tried the Albanian house wine. Fast, attentive service

Thank gadnerb
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Very nice restaurant in the outskirts of Tirana just before the highway starts. The live music and the band is fantastic which provides this basically nice restaurant a very special atmosphere. However, the food just average. We ate Albanian cousine in several other restaurants and...More

Thank Krisztina V
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must go restaurant for all the tourist in town. You can try as many as possible albanian traditional food. They serve a "festival" of starters with around 1p different food to test and then you can order the main course. Buy that...More

Thank Edvin S
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent waiter, great suggestions: well settled on Lamb in season.custom made with a glass of Albanian wine 4 stars full bodied. Ask for EMRI- he is the man to guide you!!

Thank frank s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Tirana County  >  Tirana
  • Phone Number: +355 4 230 3030
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