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Sokrates Taverna - Horwich

80-84 Winter Hey Lane, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7NZ, England
+44 1204 692100
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (14 reviews)
“cheesecake” (27 reviews)
“greek salad” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
80-84 Winter Hey Lane, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7NZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our experience, the food was excellent, the munu was varied, the wine we selected was not expensive but really good quality and being Greek Ouzo flowed as well, all staff really helpfull and friendly. Well worth another visit.

Thank mike g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After moving to Lostock 4 years ago I can't believe I've only just found out about this restaurant. We felt like we were on holiday as soon as the doors opened, the staff were lovely and attentive and from the reviews we knew we'd have...More

Thank KateandSte
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for birthday with a group of friends We ordered 10 mezes with drinks The food was well prepared and freshly cooked, very tasty all the staff are very friendly and attentive, they are always there to serve your needs I would recommend if you...More

Thank WiganChris1968
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful first visit. We had the meze banquet which was delicious start to finish. Service was fabulous (incredibly hard working bunch). We will definitely be returning! Thank you :-)

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to post a thank you to the staff and Panos for a really tasty birthday dinner treat. We had calamari, chicken wings , lamb dish and chicken souvlaki . All really tasty. Had a v pleasant evening

Thank Sanjay W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited last week (Tues) had the Greek Meze Platter. OMG!! Amazing! and a bargain to boot! Great Selection of food, the 3 of us were stuffed, cater of veggies & vegans too Great food, atmosphere, & very friendly staff Located on a main rd in...More

Thank Meestace71
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Been coming to this restaurant for around 6 years and always have a lovely meal. I have tried other Greek restaurant in Manchester but this is the best by far

Thank scumbucks
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for my mother’s birthday and it did not disappoint! The restaurant decor is very welcoming and culture fun! The food was very tasty, we had the meze and it was great. Upon initial delivery we thought the portion size was small, but it...More

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, lots of options for us vegans and veggies. Had the mezze - so much food! Everyone stuffed. All delicious and the service was bang on. Brilliant.

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We do not live too far from Horwich and enjoy sampling the wide and varied restaurants that are found within the area. We have previously been to Sokrates and thoroughly enjoyed the food, atmosphere and service and looked forward to a mid week treat return....More

1  Thank superstar1471
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Questions & Answers
Chris F
17 March 2016|
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Response from Panos L | Property representative |
We do make sheftalies on occasions as a special. However, they are not present on our menu. Sometimes we get people requesting them and we can make them in these cases.
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jen r
7 April 2015|
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Response from Panos L | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do cater for Gluten Free options it is best if we know this at least one day in advance especially if it is for a Meze. Try to ring or email us regarding this for a quicker response as we do not check the TA... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80-84 Winter Hey Lane, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton  >  Horwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 692100
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Description
Sokrates Tavern on Winter Hey Lane in Horwich is a relaxed and friendly restaurant serving authentic Greek, Cypriot and Eastern Mediterranean cuisine. The dining room has a rustic and easy-going ambience. When the temperatures are high customers love to dine in the Greek village yard. The focal point of the menu is the Greek Meze Banquet which offers an array of 15 or more dishes served to the middle of the table for people to share over an hour or so. It is a great way to eat with family or friends and enjoy a Feast of Flavours. There is a full A' la Carte menu with dishes like the Greek Island Prawns, Mousaka and not to forget the Greek Souvlaki (skewers) and Lamb Koftas. Desserts like the delicious and very popular Greek Yoghurt cheesecake and home made Baklava. Sokrates Taverna has an excellent selection of red, white and rose wines from Greece and Cyprus.
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