Gold Coast has its fair share of foodie hotspots – that’s for sure – and the city’s Greek restaurants are no exception. From succulent lamb souvlaki, drizzled with tangy tzatziki and wrapped in warm pita bread to charred octopus marinated in zesty lemon and fragrant herbs, there’s something for everyone. Vegetarians can enjoy plenty too, including creamy spanakopita.
On Fire Broadbeach Greek Taverna is a little slice of Greece in Gold Coast. The chef’s passion and expertise shine through in the delicious that will certainly leave you satisfied. The grilled saganaki boasts a golden and crispy exterior and a gooey, cheesy center making it the perfect starter for cheese lovers. Seafood fans should check out the chargrilled octopus – so tender and moreish.
📍12/17 Albert Ave, Broadbeach QLD 4218, Australia
Athenia Restaurant & Bar is a super friendly spot. It mixes delicious Greek food with Aussie hospitality. The seafood platters with shrimp and calamari are so tempting and meat eaters must try the souvlaki. There are plenty of options for vegetarians too so check it out and you’ll roll home happy.
📍80/3030 The Blvd, Carrara QLD 4211, Australia
You’ll find The Yiros Shop across Gold Coast and it’s the perfect place to grab a quick, super tasty bite. The juicy chicken gyros are accompanied by golden and crispy chips and are always a great bet. Check it one on your lunchtime and your co-workers will wonder why you’re smiling halfway through the workday. There are heaps of vegetarian options, many including that beloved cheese, halloumi. Tasty stuff!
📍5/27 Connor St, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220, Australia
Xenia Coolangatta is definitely one of the best Greek restaurants in Gold Coast. It boasts an extensive menu including juicy lamb souvlaki and sizzling spetsofai pork sausages, both of which are well worth trying. Wash it all down with their ‘Greek Passion’ cocktail and you’ll be feeling pretty passionate about Greek food too!
📍Shop 16/52-58 Marine Parade, Coolangatta QLD 4225, Australia
George’s Paragon in Coolangatta is another lovely spot. The white and blue decor will take you straight to Greece. Indulge in mouthwatering souvlaki with a vibrant Greek salad, the grilled fish of the prawn pasta – these are the dishes that keep customers coming back time and time again. The dishes themselves are almost too pretty to eat. Almost.
📍The Strand, level 1, 72/80 Marine Parade, Coolangatta QLD 4225, Australia
Oh My Greek Kitchen & Bar is the place to go for some really satisfying dishes. Be sure to try their succulent and tender lamb souvlakia and the juicy chicken – absolute showstoppers that will have you craving more. The lovely staff are the cherry on top of the experience – you can tell that they really care about ther customers.
📍502 Hope Island Rd, Hope Island QLD 4212, Australia
The allure of Gold Coast’s Greek restaurants lies not only in the delicious food but that kinda convivial Mediterranean atmosphere. Whether you’re seeking an intimate dinner or a big family celebration, you can count on these incredible spots for a proper hearty meal.