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Blue Island

198 above bar street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
+44 23 8063 5045
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dolmades” (21 reviews)
“baklava” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
198 above bar street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is amazing, and cooked by a authentic Cypriot , The staff are warm and friendly and work to meet the needs of the customer. A warm and friendly atmosphere and the menu is reasonably priced. We went on a Wednesday for the Meze...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

No matter the weather, occasion or time of year Blue Island always offers amazing value for money and mouthwatering Mediterranean cuisine. The owners Christina and Simon could not be more friendly and welcoming and no request is too much trouble. This is truly a home...More

Thank Ruwan_Uduwerage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hadn't been in for a year or so and the hot weather made me fancy a bit of Greek food!! I popped in and had an amazing chicken salad. Freshly griddled chicken, a really fresh and well dressed salad, loads of olives, feta etc....More

Thank poppybamboo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant based on the previous reviews. We were not disappointed. The welcome and the atmosphere in this small restaurant was great and took us back to our first visit to a restaurant in Kefalonia. Choice of food and service was excellent and...More

Thank LynF53
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

After seeing some positive reviews on Trip Advisor, my partner and I decided to give Blue Island a try. I'm so pleased we did! A fantastic restaurant with a homely, welcoming atmosphere. Staff, or should I say the family are so friendly and provided excellent...More

Thank Georgina D
Reviewed 13 May 2017

An absolute gem of a restaurant! Food is delicious, well priced and generous portions. Desserts were wonderful and very generously sized! And we were even given a complementary portion of baklava to try (fresh from the oven). Staff were very lovely, couldn't be more helpful....More

Thank Ruth N
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

No matter the occasion, whether enjoying an evening meal, having lunch or participating in a breakfast meeting, Simon and Christina never fail to offer amazing hospitality whilst serving scrumptious cuisine. This is truly home from home and I recommend a visit, for you will return...More

Thank Ruwan_Uduwerage
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Having visited blue island in the past my partner and I stopped by for dinner for our anniversary and was welcomed by familiar smiling faces who made us feel very welcome. We decided that the best way to fully appreciate what was to offer we...More

Thank MikePaddock
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We went for my husband's birthday, the best meal we have had outside Greece. Also it was so cheap £27 per person including wine and beer. Will go again. Thank you

Thank Val L
Reviewed 4 May 2017

As a group of friends we visited The Blue Island last night for dinner, this is my second trip to this restaurant and as before I was not disappointed, the food is amazing! Tasty, home cooked Greek food and plenty of it. All my friends...More

Thank sarahfp2016
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Peter H
Do you have disable facilities
14 September 2016|
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Response from tobybigdog | Reviewed this property |
Although the restaurant is accessible, I don't think the toilets are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 above bar street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8063 5045
Traditional English and Greek food. Breakfast, lunch, Thursday Friday and Saturday nights from 18:00 till 22:00 traditional Greek food (mezedes)
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