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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
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198 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DW, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A group of us on a girly night out had a wonderful evening in blue island, meze is to die for , so much food full of flavour, you must try the saganaki , definitely if you like a little fire show 😀 owners and...More

Thank paula c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Τhis restaurant serves average food, quite small space too many crammed tables around and you can't speak freely. No heater, we were wearing our jackets because was cold. You can't make a card payment, only paying in cash. There was just one toilet upstairs and...More

2  Thank David S
ChristinaPeyiazis, Owner at Blue Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi David, We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit to us. Why did you not mention something to the staff and we would of been more than happy to replace it or not to charge you. As for the heating we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this based on location for a night out at the O2 in Southampton and we love Greek food, reviews really helped. We had the most amazing meze, so much in fact we had to doggy bag some. Wonderful flavours, plus the chef came...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 2 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
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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
12 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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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