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Meet Tasos – Our new Covent Garden General Manager

One of our favourite team members – Anastasios Gkodas – has just been promoted to General Manager and taken the reigns of The Real Greek – Covent Garden. I caught up with him in his first week to find out what to expect in his  new restaurant. You’ve worked for The Real Greek for over 3… Continue reading Meet Tasos – Our new Covent Garden General Manager

Athens · Greek Food · Tonia Buxton · Travel

Cookoovaya – The Best Fine Dining in Athens

This is the collaboration of five famous Greek chefs,  Spiros and Vaggelis Liakos (of Base Grill and Travolta), Nikos Karathanos (with two Michelin star awards from Hytra),  Periklis Koskinas (previously chef at Alatsi and the  unforgettable creator at Milos) and Manos Zournatzis (previous chef and co owner of Cucina Povera). These are the same guys… Continue reading Cookoovaya – The Best Fine Dining in Athens

Athens · Travel · Travel Guide

14 Tips You Should Know Before Visiting Athens, Greece

We recently returned from our annual research trip to Greece. This year we returned to Athens to check out the food and drinks scene in the capital. The Real Greek team are made up primarily of Greeks so who best go to for a concise list of what they think every visitor to Athens should… Continue reading 14 Tips You Should Know Before Visiting Athens, Greece

Events · London

Eat the original olympic food with no delivery charge while you watch the Olympics with Deliveroo

To celebrate a summer of sport, we’re encouraging you to NEVER MISS A MOMENT. Big sporting events are made of moments – they’re the things people talk about for years to come. From a last-minute winning goal in the Premier League, to an epic run from Mo Farrah, they’re the “where were you when…” events… Continue reading Eat the original olympic food with no delivery charge while you watch the Olympics with Deliveroo

Events · London

Get into The Real Greek Spirit with My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

To celebrate the release of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 on DVD and Blu-ray & to reward you, our customers, Universal Pictures UK & The Real Greek are partnering together to treat you to a £20 voucher towards food & drink at any of The Real Greek restaurants. Bring in the voucher found in your copy of My… Continue reading Get into The Real Greek Spirit with My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Events · Greek Food · London · Tonia Buxton

The Real Greek Cookbook Food Blogger Sneak Peek

Recently myself and Blink publishing invited a handful of bloggers I love to follow along to a tasting of almost all the recipes we have in the cookbook. Sammijo – Cook and Pour http://www.cookandpour.co.uk/ – A lifestyle blog focussed on great things to do in London, with an emphasis on food and drink Lauren – Sahara Splash http://saharasplash.com/ – Blog with a focus on… Continue reading The Real Greek Cookbook Food Blogger Sneak Peek

Greek Food · London · Tonia Buxton

We’ve just launched The Real Greek Cookbook!

What’s it all about? All the amazing food from The Real Greek in a cookbook & much more! What’s going to be the focus of the cookbook and what people should expect? Want to have the recipes from your favourite dishes along with simple easy to follow instruction so you can cook The Real Greek at home? This… Continue reading We’ve just launched The Real Greek Cookbook!

Greek Food · London · Tonia Buxton

Behind the scenes of The Real Greek Cookbook

UPDATE: Order your copy of The Real Greek Cookbook now from Amazon. We are over the moon to be launching our new cookbook on July 14th but in the lead up to the big day I thought we should have a look at what happens behind the scenes. There are hundreds of hours of work… Continue reading Behind the scenes of The Real Greek Cookbook

Greek Food · Tonia Buxton

The Real Greek Cookbook Sneak Peek – Chicken Skewers Recipe

You all know how big a fan I am of the one and only Greek chicken skewers. Easy to cook on a BBQ or on the stove and happily eaten by itself, in a souvlaki or with rice and a salad – the flavours can’t be beat. In the lead up to our launch of The… Continue reading The Real Greek Cookbook Sneak Peek – Chicken Skewers Recipe