Gyros, souvlaki, seafood dishes, fresh fish, tasty olive oil, aromatic spices and a variety of grilled vegetables are all staples in Greek cuisine. Many of us dream about this Mediterranean region and about enjoying all the tasty dishes that is has to offer; Check out this list of our favourite Greek restaurants in Montreal and its surroundings, you'll almost feel like you're there.
Ikanos offers a Greek gourmet cuisine in a beautiful, contemporary and uncluttered decor. You will find a cuisine that is reinvented according to the seasons and arrivals, to offer you the freshest and most tasty dishes. On the menu you'll find, seafood, fish, Greek tapas, oysters and a variety of mezzes that are perfect to share with everyone at your table. Located on Mcgill Street, this is the perfect place to start your weekend with some friends. Do not miss their apricot baklava when it comes time to order dessert. For brunch lovers, they are serving delicious brunches every Saturday and Sunday.
Located in Outremont, Milos welcomes you in a sophisticated and elegant décor where it will serve you an impressive variety of fresh fish. You will find on a display counter more than 20 types of fish that are changing daily depending on the catches of the day. Among the choices available you will find barbouni, gonos, maridaki, or rofos. These fish can be served fried, cooked like tatakis, grilled, prepared like sashimis or cooked in more traditional ways like the Kakavia dishes for example. The atmosphere and the delights that are served at Milos will charm you.
If you are looking for a place where you will feel as if you were on the seashore, Zante is the perfect place. You will be greeted with traditional Greek dishes in an atmosphere evoking memories for those familiar with this region of the Mediterranean. It is in a restaurant that can accommodate more than 70 people that you will have the pleasure of tasting seafood and fish of an incomparable freshness; do not miss their famous sea bass! You will also find a wine list made up of impressive choices that can please all your desires.
Petros offers a “bring your own wine” formula and a sunny and colourful Greek gastronomy. Its charming rustic vibe reminds us of the traditional Greek taverns, it is possible to seat more than one hundred people in the restaurant. Indulge in their impressive selection of fresh fish, marinated autumn lamb chops or appetizers that can be shared at the table. Feel free to try one of their two locations either in Griffintown or in Westmount.
It is in Ville Saint-Laurent that the Elounda welcomes you in its chic and enchanting decor. The large piece of fabric on the ceiling gives the impression of a canopy reminiscent of a small outdoor hut on the edge of the sea. You will find a rich and authentic menu and exceptional service, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. It is possible to book the restaurant for you and your group if you are a minimum of 50 people. Take this opportunity to celebrate a birthday or other festive events. Do not miss out on the delicacies that Elounda has to offer: fresh fish, grilled octopus, giant prawns, grilled chicken and lamb chops are waiting for you!
On the famous Duluth Street in the heart of Plateau Mont-Royal, Le Jardin de Panos has been serving traditional and affordable Greek food since 1979. Let yourself be charmed by their lovely garden-style terrace at the back of the restaurant. It's the perfect place for an unpretentious evening with friends, where good food and friendliness await you. The “Tables d'hôtes” are available at lunchtime, and if you want to have an early lunch or a late dinner, specials are also offered starting at 3pm.
Taverne Portara is open every day in the Parc-Extension district to satisfy your needs for Souvlaki, moussaka, and grilled squid. You will find modern and affordable European cuisine in this festive restaurant and bar. Go for the 5 to 7 or to enjoy the on-site DJs on Fridays and Saturdays that will make you dance in a warm atmosphere. The Taverne Portara is also perfect for celebrating your birthday because they are offering you your meal on your birthday!
What makes Mythos even more unique and special is the unique and authentic cuisine found there. Each dish you will taste is an original recipe of the owner's mom. Discover a very elaborate menu of all your favorite Greek classics. Group menus are also available, allowing you to enjoy a wider variety of dishes when you are several at the table. You will find a nice terrace at the front of the restaurant where you can enjoy delicious cocktails.
Located in Laval, Tripolis welcomes you in a traditional atmosphere with a blue and white decor. You will taste some dishes that will make you feel like you were in the kitchen of a Greek grandmother, a showcase allows you to see and choose which items you want in your plates. For meat lovers, steak, lamb chop and Greek chicken are on the menu. Enhance your meal with a plate of pikilia, a dish composed with small appetizers that you can customize yourself. If you fall in love for the Tripolis, it is also possible to have their delicious dishes at your party or gathering, with their catering service.