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Elia Greek Restaurant

Mankhool Rd | Mankhool Road, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 501 2690
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
Mankhool Rd | Mankhool Road, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Greek place. Had stuffed grilled calamari which can be highly recommended. The 'kleftiko' was very good as well. Service was nice and our smiling waitress from Kenya ensured that we left smiling as well. Very helpful. Will return when back in Dubai. Can...More

Thank Shelle40
Elia - M, Restaurant Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shelle, Thank you for taking the time to review our venue. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we are very happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. I will pass on your comments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was referred by friend to this place as I mentioned octopus etc. A truelly hidden Gem, packed ans busy though and I would say one of the best service wait stuff you will deal with from the moment you enter until you leave. Very...More

Thank Mibrahim
Elia - M, Restaurant Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Mibrahim, Thank you for your review, we are glad that you have had a great experience. Our goal is to surpass your expectations. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Elia is a place that you celebrate your happy moments and take pleasure in their meals, wine (a must) and their hospitality. I had dinner here to celebrate my wife's birthday. Margianna the host is always a lively and bubbly personality, ensuring all guests feel...More

Thank Oliveiro R
Elia - M, Restaurant Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Oliver, Thank you for the great review of our restaurant! We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and I’m glad to see those efforts pay off on your last visit. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

What a great little find in an off the track location in Dubai. Located in the Majestic Hotel in Bur Dubai, this little piece of Greece has a good atmosphere in a cute setting, and best of all it is pocket friendly. The chicken Souvlaki...More

Thank Sezasl
Elia - M, Restaurant Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Dear Ms. Sezasl, Thank you for the great review of our restaurant. We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and I’m glad to see those efforts pay off on your last visit, we apologize that taramosalata didn’t meet your...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The service here is second to none, they have very professional staff right from the entrance. We came here for my brothers birthday celebration and the service team did not dissapoint at all. The follow the service sequence to the latter, as if that was...More

Thank jesse j
Elia - M, Restaurant Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Dear Mr. Jesse J We are very happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. I will pass on your comments to the team. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We waited to long for our order to be taken, we were waving for help, the server forgot our second portion of bread, we waited a long time to pay. The reality is that the food saved the day, the stuffed squid was amazing, my...More

Thank Winstone7
Elia - M, Διευθυντής at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the good review of our restaurant. We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and I’m glad to see those efforts pay off on your last visit, we apologize that the service didn’t meet...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Our first Greek restaurant in Dubai and it did not disappoint. Excellent service from the charming Charmaine very tasty authentic Greek food washed down with a bottle of grape.

Thank Jon P
Elia - M, Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Mr. Jon P, Thank you for your review, we are glad that you had a great experience. Our goal is to surpass your expectations. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It's a gem in one of the busiest and crowded area of Dubai. Amazing and chilling atmosphere. Music is not too loud - perfectly playing on background, so we didn't shout to each other's. Excellent service. Love this place. Keep it up!!

Thank August W
Elia - M, Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Dear Mr. August W, We are very happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. I will pass on your comments to the team. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

After hearing a lot about Elia my friend and I decided to try it out with great expectations and I have to say we were very impressed. Starting from the very friendly manager and staff the ambience is simply amazing (you feel transported to one...More

Thank Serge L
Elia - M, Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dear Mr. Serge, Thank you for the great review of our restaurant! We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and I’m glad to see those efforts pay off on your last visit. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

You will never go wrong with this place! The restaurant has very nice ambience and food is really good. I ate here with my family to celebrate my sister's birthday, but the venue is also perfect for a romantic dinner with your partner.

Thank Iris Z
Elia - M, Manager at Elia Greek Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Dear Ms. Iris, Thank you for the positive feedback, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your dinner. We work very hard to give all our guests the best experience. Sincerely, Margianna Mavridou Restaurant Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Validated Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 00:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mankhool Rd | Mankhool Road, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 501 2690
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Description
The food is a combination of traditional dishes passed down countless generations, well known and loved, and authentic dishes elevated by a contemporary interpretation by celebrity Chef Baxevanis. The setting is unique for dining casually with family and friends or to celebrate a special occasion with your significant other. Elia’s vision is for Greek cuisine to assume its rightful place on the global culinary map. Elia won the 2013 & 2015 Timeout Award Highly Commended, Best European Restaurant and shortlisted in 2016 & 2017.
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