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Blue Island

198 Above Bar Street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
+44 23 8063 5045
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolmades” (21 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
198 Above Bar Street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Visited here for a pre-theatre meal. Very welcoming and delicious home cooked Greek food. We ordered 3 starters to share between 4 people and they gave us extra free of charge to ensure we all got the opportunity to try each of them. Definitely worth...More

Thank Carole W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is our 5th visit to Blue Island. We first came across it by chance, reading a review about someone visiting it from London, saying he had heard good things so drove 80 miles to try it...said it was worth every mile. Well, if someone...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely family run Greek restaurant. Service was excellent, very friendly and waitress offered to explain anything I wasn't familiar with on the menu. It's traditional Greek food, with generous portions and all very tasty. It's reasonably priced. I even liked the plastic...More

Thank KTnSue
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Had the Mezi could not fault the food - freshly cooked to order if anything portions large definitely will go back Service with a smile

Thank lisbethl580
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Ate here 16June, we ordered the Mezi to share - authentic Greek cuisine freshly prepared. Staff very helpful - would definitely recommend it

Thank ellbee26
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Great place to meet with your friends and share meal. We had a traditional Greek feast; have ordered mezze. The food was amazing; we really enjoyed calamari and prawns. The portions were huge. Really lively atmosphere, great service. Highly recommended.

Thank majarzena
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Arriving for an early Sunday evening dinner we realised that we had not been to Southampton and this gem of a restaurant since last October but we had been remembered. Always a warm welcome with warm service. I once again chose halloumi saganaki flambed in...More

Thank LWF2014
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Delicious food, welcoming and friendly staff, speedy service and fair prices. Fantastic meal and authentic Greek cuisine. We will definitely go back again.

Thank kfc2712
Reviewed 2 June 2016

One of the best in Southampton good food cooked fresh all the time the Greek banquet is out of this world and if a group of Coach Drivers enjoy it so will everybody

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Every time I go in the welcome is great although I am not a regular (6 times in 5yrs) but it's the food that brings me back. They do the simple stuff really well be it English or Greek. I have had ham egg n...More

Thank Kevan H
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sarah-jane a
30 June 2017|
Response from ChristinaPeyiazis | Property representative |
Yes our chicken is halal
Peter H
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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