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Greek Islands Restaurant

#35 of 7,468 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighborhood:
West Loop
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200 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5489
312-782-9855
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Miami
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This restaurant is huge and can accommodate very large parties. Valet parking is available so you do not have waste time finding parking. You are usually seated quits quickly. The restaurant is clean and the service is fast. They have a large selection of authentic Greek foods from which to pick. The food was immediately served and was very good.... More 

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McLean, VA
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168 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had never been here despite the fact that it has been around for decades. I was floored at how busy it was at 6:00 pm on a Sunday night. They have free valet parking which is very nice in that neighborhood. People were waiting for large parties but with three we walked right in. It is a large restaurant... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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91 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant is huge with several dining rooms with a great atmosphere,it is a great place for family and friend,located a block behind The Crowne Plaza hotel.We been seated with No waiting time. The menu is extensive, provides a great variety of options and will satisfy any tastes and reasonably priced.The waiters are knowledgeable and charming. We started with the... More 

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San Benito, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Even when the place was crowded we didn't wait a lot to have a table. The salad was delicious and we have the pork that was great! A great atmosphere and really nice staff.

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Thank Madita M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The service here is impeccable!!! Our waiter Paraskevas was top notch. The food was some of the best Greek food that I have ever had. The food came to the table with decent speed for it being the lunch hour rush and was hot. I order the gyro for am appetizer and it was the best I ever had. The... More 

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Thank Angelina R
Houston, Texas
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

But I don't like Greek food... well I didn't until I ate here! The food was delicious and fresh. The menu had a large enough variety that I was comfortable ordering something "safe" and something out of my comfort zone. They offer a combination plate that allows you to try two things. Between the appetizers and the numerous entrees all... More 

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Thank Lynne D
Charlottesville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got the family style greek dinner which has allows to try a lot of different foods.it was amazing. Except that we were stuffed by the time the main entree came. I wish I could take this place home with me.

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Thank wuenschmanns
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37 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This authentic Greek restaurant is in Greek Town. Huge place so I immediately thought that food might not be so good. Our starters were were very good especially the Saganaki. The main course of lamb and chicken could have been better if it was not cold. The taste was however good. Greek red wine not expensive and good.

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Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I love Greek Islands. The food is delicious, waiters attentive and friendly. The place is large and well-staffed, so while it's always crowded, it's easy to get a table. It's a great choice for people who are driving in from elsewhere; you can valet for free! If you go, try the hot lima beans as an appetizer... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a regular here as this is the usual place I take most my clients. It has never dis-appointed ever. Any thing on the menu is delicious. Saganaki , dolmades in appetizers. Gyro, lamb, Spartan chicken and one can go on and on. Great service. Do not miss this one!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5489
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighborhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: 312-782-9855

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in West Loop

Neighborhood Profile
West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of dining and nightlife options. If your timing is right, you can take part in neighborhood events like the West Loop Farmers Market, Craft Beer Fest, or the Randolph Street Market Festival.