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Sofra e Ariut

Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
+355 4 230 3030
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (2 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:45All hours
Mediterranean, European, Albanian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Elbasan Street, Tirana 1019, Albania
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent setting on the edge of the park, with many outside seating areas. The staff were wearing traditional clothing and really tried hard to make sure our evening was pleasant and that we were well looked after. The photos of famous guests...More

Thank Boris P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the most famous restaurants in Tirana, but reality is something else! You pay the staff number but not the quality of service! The chicken quality and cooking was same as a cheap restaurant around. You have much better solution near by! The place...More

Thank Nikolin R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was on 19 September 2017 with my family. The welcome it was very nice. We order some drinks wainter he's bringing after 15 minutes, otherwise restaurant it was very quiet. 1 Prices very very expensive 2 Service terrible 3 this restaurant is only to...More

Thank Arjanismajli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was very good. Yummy lamb from the spit and veal fillet. Generous portion of bread and salad too. But I can't help but feel very sorry for the bear in the mini zoo! Looks so sad and hot in the sun!...More

Thank nancyc85093
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It doesn't worth the price! Especially don't go there just for a coffee, too much expensive. Nice traditional ambience, but still, veeery expensive

2  Thank Aida85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for dinner with friends. You feel so welcome from the moment you step into the entrance and all the way. Food is very good. Recommended!

Thank Vali_on_Tour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One thing that sets some restaurants above others is that they take care of you, feed you well, give you the best food in the city and charge you reasonably. From the time we walked in until we left, the servers advised us on what...More

Thank BobsURuncle47
Reviewed 16 August 2017

What a lovely place we found just a few minutes out of Tirana. Nice outdoor seating in the garden, beautiful ambience, attentive waiter and not at least the best food! We ordered several different dishes and all were extremely good. The Ravioli with truffles was...More

Thank TravelPropella
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Sofra e Ariut is a good place to go with your family. I often go there to eat and it is a great place but these time i went with my kids and they enjoy the place and the animals. The bear, the monkey and...More

Thank Mirushi
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very good mix of local produce and food. Service generally very good. Great outdoor area also to enjoy a drink or eat. On certain weekdays they have live music, fireplace in the background gives it a wonderful feel. Not the cheapest in Albania but good...More

Thank Endri87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, 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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