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The Greek Taverna

20 Union Street, Wells BA5 2PU, England
+44 1749 939533
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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18:00 - 21:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20 Union Street, Wells BA5 2PU, England
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11 - 20 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 11 January 2018

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 7 January 2018 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 7 January 2018 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

1  Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 29 December 2017 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 29 December 2017 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 21 December 2017

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
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Stayed a couple of days in lovely Wells, found this Greek Taverna,booked on line ,my wife and l had a lovely meal,a lovely evening . The waitress, Mary, was excellent. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Brian B
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Questions & Answers
19 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from elchiv7 | Reviewed this property |
Almost certainly no, but worth a phone call.
Yvonne C
4 April 2017|
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.
22 August 2016|
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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