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Blue Island

198 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DW, England
+44 23 8063 5045
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is excellent...super friendly staff.Fell make you welcome:)I will be back definitely.I suggest book the table:)

Thank marios181818
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food,generous qualities and even the design is really nice.The restaurant is not too big.I suggest to book a table in advance:)

Thank Evelina1983
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the restaurant last Saturday Feb 10. Though I suspected it would be very busy, I still went there as I was craving for Greek cuisine ... and where better to go other than my favourite Greek restaurant in Southampton. This place again and...More

Thank Christos I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really stunning authentic Greek food at such reasonable prices with friendly staff and a nice atmosphere. What more do you want?

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A ladies night out. We had a great evening with delicious food. The lamb shank was wonderful! We'll be back.

Thank Marisa M
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Terrible service, the owner was so rude, the tastes were so moderate and the quantity of plates so poor. Nothing special in this restaurant. In short, it is not worth at all!

2  Thank Alchemistis
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This was a lunch stop for our family whilst on a day out in Southampton; we had a booking for a late lunch, and on a cold wet wintry day were very pleased to be seated inside this cosy and homely family restaurant, listening to...More

2  Thank Metz013
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I normally write a mixed review; some good, some bad. Normally I can find at least something to complain about, but this time, nothing at all. All was perfect. I cannot find anything bad to write about Blue Island. The food was absolutely brilliant, as...More

Thank BulldogT10
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Been to the restaurant twice and as a Cypriot who has hands on both Greek and Cypriot cuisines I have to say, this is my favourite place in Southampton for Greek food. I tried the meatballs and chicken souvlaki, both excellent, the chicken was not...More

Thank Sofia K
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent service at really good prices! The best greek-cypriot restaurant in UK!! The only restaurant in UK with a real Greek food. For starter try bougiorti, halloumi and greek salad. There is a big range for main dishes, such as souvlaki, mousakka and...More

Thank Christina C
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Questions & Answers
12 February 2018|
Response from ChristinaPeyiazis | Property representative |
Normal menu thank you
12 February 2018|
Response from ChristinaPeyiazis | Property representative |
Hi live music every couple of months if we can next one on the 4 th of March and meze night tuesday and Wednesday we do an offer £13 pp and other evenings thursday to Saturday £18.90 thank you
Keith R
11 November 2017|
Response from ChristinaPeyiazis | Property representative |
We are not open on Sundays thank you
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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