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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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“dolmades” (22 reviews)
“baklava” (17 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 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went here after seeing the xmas panto at the Mayflower. Its literally a 5 minute walk. The restaurant was very quiet but it was very early at 5pm. We had the meze which offered a wide selection of greek dishes (about 12 in all)....More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

A great find. A warm welcome and attentive service. We opted for the mezes and they were absolutely delicious; also extremely generous in portion size. Fantastic value for money. Felt like being in a Greek taverna on holiday. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Mart152015
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

A great atmosphere, lovely people and great food. We enjoyed every piece! I would highly recommemd it!

Thank John T
Reviewed 4 January 2017

i came here with my family new years eve for my birthday 14 of us food fantastic the staff were great could not do enough for you thankyou so much for a lovely day Anastasia.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Once again Blue Island delivers the most beautiful food and dining experience. Simon and Christina and the waitresses are so friendly, the food is delicious and the atmosphere homely and welcoming. Greek Cypriot food for excellent value; dolmades, souvlaki, moussaka and much more... Blue Island...More

Thank 678rebekahh
Reviewed 26 December 2016

it is our first visit in southampton. got excellent service. food taste un-explainable. must visit again with friends. its not like english style and i dont know which style it is. but, really good

Thank suecandysky
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I went on two consecutive days to this restaurant. The first time I was alone and the second time with my family. Both times I was really impressed with the consistency in the quality of the service offered but also primarily of the food. The...More

Thank Christos I
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had the set meze meal, party of eight. nothing too fancy, everything delicious. Tasty mezes and good wholesome meat dishes. Service was spot on, not too rushed and the final price was very fair. We shall return. Near the local Weatherspoons, so good for...More

Thank cornmek1
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Fabulous venue,, a small homely greek style taverna restaurant . I was looking for a venue to cater for my birthday celebration, so glad i chose Blue Island and visited along with 14 friends. Delicious home cooked traditional Greek food. Cheerful helpful staff. I felt...More

Thank Andriana Z
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I have been to the Blue Island for a dinner with my friend. I thought the place would do with a lit a bit of refurbishment but after I eat their tasty food I didn't mind the old school interior. I quite liked it in...More

Thank AgaMaga
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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