Traditional Greek food, right in the heart of Southport

Established in 2003 in Southport, our restaurant is one of the greatest places to enjoy traditional Greek food

Crete Greek Taverna Southport

The Greek Taverna Crete is a taverna offering  authentic and original  Greek cooking with emphasis on friendly atmosphere  and fresh ingredients. We create fresh dishes based on traditional Greek cuisine, offering a full menu to satisfy all tastes and ages. We invite you to stop in today and check us out!

Traditional Greek Taste


Our friendly staff and freshly prepared food provide all our visitors with a unique experience. You can taste some of the best Greek specialities  prepared with the finest ingredients and a fresh perpsective. Crete Greek Taverna will prepare special dishes like Keftedes and the famous Greek speciality Dolmades. Visit our  restaurant in Southport and  have an authentic taste of Greece.

Our restaurant is an intimate space whose décor takes inspiration from the Greek traditional taverna. Light, warm and welcoming interiors mirror this with the natural colours of blue and wooden details. Whether you ‘d like to linger in our dining area or order takeaway, our Greek restaurant in Southport is the ideal spot.

Every day our chef prepares special dishes. Here is what is in the menu for toay

KING PRAWNS SKARA – £16.50
on a kebab grilled to perfection

KLEFTIKO – £17.00
lamb on the bone slowly roasted with Greek herbs

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Call us on 01704 532266 and book your table by phone.

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20a Gordon Street, Southport. PR9 0BG

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  • star rating  First visit to Crete Taverna. It was very enjoyable. My husband had fillet steak and I had mixed souvlaki (pork lamb and chicken). Served with chips, rice and a fab... read more

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    23 September 2020

    star rating  We came across this restaurant by luck. The restaurant is spacious and very traditional. It has a relaxed atmosphere. Service was very good and we were served drinks quickly. We... read more

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    16 June 2021

    star rating  Stayed close by for a weekend event and was looking for something nearby the venue without being chain. Great find. Found on TA although out hotel owners also recommended which... read more

    avatar thumb Steve L
    7 September 2021
  • star rating  Visited with friends & decided try meze save waiting on all different meals, was very good little different than others in the area but very enjoyable & a good night... read more

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    29 September 2019

    star rating  Wow, wow, wow, well worth the walk from southport town centre to find this fantastic hidden jem of a place, the food is spectacular, a taste explosion & I am... read more

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    11 August 2021

    star rating  Found this by googling places to eat in Southport and what a find it was. Excellent food and lovely friendly staff. Great service. Spacious and spotlessly clean. Would definitely return.

    avatar thumb Richard S
    22 May 2021

The best quality food in Southport, served by the friendliest and helpful staff.

Thank you to Theo and all your staff