Glasgow’s vibrant restaurant scene is a true culinary melting pot, but Greek cuisine stands out for its rich flavours and cultural heritage. From tender souvlaki skewers to creamy tzatziki and melt-in-your-mouth moussaka, Glasgow boasts several authentic Greek restaurants that are sure to transport you straight to the shores of the Aegean Sea.
Halloumi Glasgow offers a tempting selection of dishes that will whisk you away to the sun-drenched shores of Greece. The menu is a symphony of delectable flavours, obviously with plenty of halloumi to go around, boasting an array of choices. Guests can opt for a range of options from succulent gyros to homemade houmous, from Halloumi fries to grilled chicken souvlaki. Halloumi Glasgow is a haven for those seeking an unforgettable Greek epicurean adventure. Prepare to be dazzled as you embark on a sensory journey through the flavours and textures of Greece.
📍161 Hope St, Glasgow, G2 2UQ
Yiamas Greek Taverna is a paradise for devotees of Greek cuisine, with a menu boasting vibrant flavours such as various options of souvlaki, Greek salad beckon, gyros, moussaka, plenty of small plates and more. For those with specific dietary needs, an enticing array of vegan and gluten-free small plates can save the day, offering a chance to indulge in Greek delights without compromising on taste or portion sizes. Yiamas Greek Taverna is more than just a restaurant: it is an immersive experience. Satisfaction is guaranteed, and a hearty “Opa!” awaits.
📍16-20 Bath St, Glasgow, G2 1HB
Nestled in Glasgow’s vibrant West End, MacTassos is a local family business offering authentic Greek street food. Immerse yourself in the lively food truck atmosphere, transporting guests to the streets of Greece as they bite into their delectable gyros, available in both meaty and vegetarian flavours. What is more, visitors can opt for some satisfying sides such as halloumi fries, homemade tzatziki or baklava. Undoubtedly, MacTassos is the epitome of authentic Greek street food, a tantalising experience that shouldn’t be missed.
📍Kelvin Way, Glasgow, G3 7TA
The Cabin, Glasgow Fort Shopping Park, 640 Provan Walk, G34 9DY
At Kastriot’s Mediterranean Bar & Grill, you’ll discover an array of Greek and Mediterranean culinary treasures. With an outstanding variety of dishes, tantalising your taste buds with options such as Homemade Greek Meatballs, dolmades, pita, souvlaki and more. The menu also offers plenty of Italian options such as pizza, pasta and risotto to cater to the whole family. Nestled in a beautiful setting, this is the place to create lasting memories through a memorable dining adventure.
📍7-11 Main St, Baillieston, G69 6SG
Elia Greek Restaurant is probably the most authentic on the list of Greek restaurants in Glasgow. The culinary offerings are truly exceptional, presenting a delightful homage to Greek cuisine. Indulge in tantalizing appetizers, lavish main courses, and decadent desserts that cater to every palate, with a wide range of choices. Go for a warm plate of Beef Stifado, Soutzoukakia and Voskou, or just opt for the ‘Meze For Two‘ option to be surprised by the chefs. Whether you’re a connoisseur of authentic Greek fare or seeking a culinary adventure, Elia Greek Restaurant promises to captivate your senses and leave you craving for more.
📍24 George Square, Glasgow, G2 1EG
Another Greek street food spot on the list, Gyros opened its doors over a year ago in Glasgow’s West End. The restaurant offers “reimagined Greek street food that combines a modern taste with traditional Greek flavours, with plenty of gyros and souvlaki options, as well as skepasti and homemade falafel. With options for both meat lovers and vegetarians, the spot is open from 12pm, seven days a week.
So, let the warm hospitality, lively atmosphere, and delicious flavours take you on a journey to Greece, right in the heart of Scotland. With many incredible Greek restaurants waiting to be explored, you’re in for a treat.