From Our Editors
Elia Greek Restaurant aims to provide top quality home made Greek food for the people of Glasgow. From their city centre location, Elia's chefs turn out a wide variety of Greek delicacies in a spacious, well-lit and homely environment that is perfect for special occasions. Elia also specialise in offering high value, alongside high quality. Its lunch deals offer two course meals at bargain prices, allowing hungry patrons to enjoy a cut price Greek Salad and Lamb Souvlaki any day of the week. The menu is an impressive guided tour through the wonders of Greek cooking. Startes include familiar standards like Hoummus or Tzatziki as well as Melitzanosalata made with aubergine or spicy Tyrokafteri made with Greek cheese. Mains include beef dishes to make diners' mouths water like Soufrito or a nutritious Stifado stew as well as the slow-cooked lamb dish Kleftiko and a beautiful Vegetarian Mousaka. A grill serves up souvlaki, seafood and pork chops, and after the mains, Elia Greek Restaurant offers some traditional desserts like Yoghurt with Honey, Kadaifi and Baklava. Wine fans will be delighted by the list of Greek vintages on offer, including the sweet Retsina and less familiar grape varieties like the Cretan Kritikos. Elia also opens late, for long relaxed summer meals and parties, and welcomes reservations via its website or phone. So for a welcoming, homely taste of Greek tradition, Elia Greek Restaurant is a fine choice.