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Blue Island

198 Above Bar Street, Southampton so14 7dw, England
+44 23 8063 5045
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • 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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101 - 110 of 470 reviews

Reviewed 6 May 2016

I have eaten here loads of times and it doesn't disappoint. we didn't book but the restaurant made space for 8 of us. we ordered the mezze and was served amazing food all evening. The staff even gave us a doggy bag to take home....More

1  Thank Rob P
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We visited this restaurant spontaneously - 8 of us with no prior booking. We were given a table immediately and were served straight away; 7 of us opted for the meze, and one veggie who had a huge plate of halloumi and greek salad. The...More

Thank vanessa5552014
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We booked a table in advance after reading reviews on TripAdvisor and seeing that it was so close to our hotel. So glad that we did as we arrived at 7pm & every table was already reserved. The welcome was warm & friendly and although...More

Thank Nicola R
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We were recommended this restaurant by a couple of friends, we were also warned about the size of the meze. All of this turned out to be true the visit was amazing and what we couldn't eat on the meze, we had for dinner the...More

Thank Stewart L
Reviewed 1 May 2016

My husband and I visited a relative in Southampton and wanted to go out for a meal. Blue Island came up and I booked a table for a Saturday evening. We were shown to our table upon arrival and a lovely young woman came to...More

Thank Sabine T
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

amazing food, the staff were so friendly, managed to feed almost 30 guests with no delays or problems at all! Absolutely amazed that such a small team could run the restaurant so smoothly. Have been back many times and recommended to many people.

Thank HolWig
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Great food. Great staff. Great atmosphere. Great hygiene. What more can you ask for? Absolutely loved it!

Thank Trisha W
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

A recent visit from my sister and my 10 month old nephew left us scratching our heads for a great place to eat that would also be a child friendly environment without disturbing other customers. Blue Island was our first and only choice. Infact, we...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Whilst staying in the nearby grand harbour hotel, we decided to try this little place as the reviews were promising. The food was delicious and very good value for money, I had the lamb kleftiko and my partner had the pork souvlaki, our daughter had...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Whether one is eating alone or in a group, this is a great restaurant to savour genuine Greek food in a warm and immensely friendly environment.

Thank Ruwan_Uduwerage
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Questions & Answers
sarah-jane a
29 June 2017|
Response from ChristinaPeyiazis | Property representative |
Yes our chicken is halal
Peter H
14 September 2016|
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Response from tobybigdog | Reviewed this property |
Although the restaurant is accessible, I don't think the toilets are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
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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