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The Greek Taverna

20 Union Street, Wells BA5 2PU, England
+44 1749 939533
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
20 Union Street, Wells BA5 2PU, England
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1 - 10 of 423 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food from a unique menu, good service and a warm roaring fire. We love it here and will go back often.

Thank DragonMaestro
Reviewed 5 days ago

We asked Olga and her colleagues to do us a birthday celebration meal for 14 to take home. She could not have been more helpful and when we got the food home we were wowed by the range, quality and quantity of the food. It...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Wells for just one night and looked up where to eat on tripadvisor. The Greek taverna sounded perfect and was very good! It is tucked away down a side street but easy to find. There was a wood burner pumping out heat...More

Thank mayatree
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a meal after an afternoon in Wells and got in no problem. We had the meze starter and moussaka for main. For the price, the meze was average, I understand that you may pay a little more to get a variety of food,...More

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great find and worth a small detour from the main street. Staff were pleasant and helpful. The food was authentic and well prepared and presented. I have forgotten the name of the sweet I had but it was wonderful, sweet and sticky.

Thank Wiltsman61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here on the off chance of lunch and are so glad that we did. Excellent choice of menu and seasonal specials. We chose to share a couple of starters and then had the souvlaki and a “sort of beef burger”. Everything was...More

Thank PaigeyT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I decided to go here for a spot of lunch last week. It was a bitterly cold day. But, inside the restaurant it was cosy and warm. I chose a starter and main course from the Christmas menu. The starter of prawns...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I looked this Taverna up prior to booking a table and i can concur with the majority of the reviews. This place is excellent, the food is authentic and extremely tasty, the staff are friendly and attentive, and the atmosphere is wonderful. We had the...More

Thank Allan C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

What a perfect spot on a cold blustery day. Cosy wood fire, stone walls, low ceiling, quarry tile floors; a sense of both an English pub, which it is, or a remote old Greek tavern on an island in the Med somewhere. Gorgeous setting, close...More

Thank Julian C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Came across this delightful place when staying a night for my birthday. I love Greek food it is my absolute favourite having spent a lot of my life with a previous Greek partner and his Yiayia's cooking I am reasonably well versed and this place...More

Thank notatravelwriter
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hazelanstey
20 September 2017|
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Response from elchiv7 | Reviewed this property |
Almost certainly no, but worth a phone call.
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Yvonne C
4 April 2017|
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Response from EllyDouglass | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Yvonne, I can't remember. There did seem to be a good range of options, both on the menu and on the specials board.
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christopher197778
23 August 2016|
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Response from tushar_pai | Reviewed this property |
Mon to Sat 11-3 And then 6 pm onwards Sunday 12-3.30 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Union Street, Wells BA5 2PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 939533
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