Quick Facts

  • Rating
    4.1/5 (from 236 ratings)
  • Cuisine
    Greek
  • Menus
  • Open
    Mon - Sun
    12:00 - 22:00

About Elia Greek Restaurant

'Harry Mulvenna'
harry mulvenna - 20/12/2014
Warm welcoming atmosphere with starter and main courses which were really authentic and very tasty. Very friendly staff.
'Elia, Glasgow'
Karen McDonald - 19/12/2014
Everything about this restaurant is just great. It's beautiful surroundings, the food and the staff. Nothing is ever too much bother. We will be back.

Greek food on Glasgow’s George Square

Located directly in the centre of Glasgow in the city’s George Square, Elia Greek Restaurant is a convenient dining option with many transport links.

The restaurant combines the warmth of a traditional Greek taverna with the stunning surroundings of a listed building overlooking Glasgow City Chambers.

Authentic Greek food

Owner George Leronymidis presides over Elia’s kitchen which creates Greek dishes made from Scottish produce. Specialities include Kleftiko slow cooked lamb on the bone in tomato sauce and Keftedes, traditional meatballs made with freshly ground beef seasoned with Greek herbs. The restaurant also offers an extensive Greek wine list which includes Agioritiko, a dry wine from a monastery in Mount Athos, and Metoxi which comes from the mountains of Halkidiki.

Elia also offers a range of meze dishes with include dolmathes (rice and herbs wrapped in grapevine leaves), tigania loukanika (spicy pork village sausages cooked with onions and mixed peppers) and naturally, many options including feta and haloumi cheese.

Elia’s focus on authenticity can be traced down to their choice of olive oil which is created from the family vineyards.

Near Glasgow Queen Street station

Elia Greek Restaurant is a one minute walk from Glasgow Queen Street rail station and the taxi rank which serves it. It is beside many bus stops surrounding George Square and is a two minute walk from Buchanan Street subway station.

Elia Greek Restaurant Reviews

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