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A Greek Easter

Greek Easter is a special celebration of local customs, colourful traditions and plenty of delicious food! Preparations begin on Holy Thursday, where Easter bread is baked, and continue through to Easter Monday. Greek Easter dates fall differently to Easter in the UK, but this year they fall over the same weekend. To celebrate, we’ve got…

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Tsiknopempti 2017

We will once again be celebrating the Greek day of Tsiknopempti on 16th February! We’ll serve our spit-roasted ‘pay by the kilo’ souvlas for groups to share, with a selection of traditional sides. Tsiknopempti is the Thursday during Greek Mardi Gras marking the beginning of the last weekend that Greek Orthodox  members can eat meat…

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View We Sell Wine to Takeaway!

We Sell Wine to Takeaway!

Love Greek wine? Wish you could enjoy more of that Rakomelo you finished your meal with last time you were here? Well, you’re in luck, because we’re excited to announce that we’ve started selling all of our wine, beer and spirits at retail prices for you to take home. To buy yours simply pop by the restaurant or…

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View My Favourite Winter Drinks

My Favourite Winter Drinks

These cold dark evenings call for festive drinks inside, and plenty of them! I’ve picked out a few of my favourite tipples from my menu for you to enjoy… – Rakomelo – you can order this in either a 50ml glass or a 100ml caraffe to share with a friend. Rakomelo is boiled tsipouro with…

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View The Christmas Wrap is Back!

The Christmas Wrap is Back!

Following it’s huge success last year, and with many a teary eyed customer come January when it disappeared off our menus, you’ll be pleased to hear that the Hungry Donkey Christmas wrap is coming back! This year it’s even better. My  chefs have perfected the recipe in the kitchen over the last months, to make…

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Booking your Christmas party?

I know I know, it’s October, and you can’t get your head around why people are ALREADY talking about Christmas. Well we just don’t want you to miss out! Get those group bookings and private hire requests in early, and then there’s no last minute panic… just plenty of ouzo. This year we’re going bigger…

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Tsiknopempti Feast!

Less than a week to go until Tsiknopempti on the 3rd of March and I’m already getting close to booked out! Well it’s not surprising – I’m having a souvla feast with spit-roasted free-range chicken, pork & lamb by the kilogram for everyone to share! Oh, and if you don’t know what Tsiknopempti is then…

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Greek Restaurant East London

Being a Greek Restaurant in East London seemed a nerve racking thing at first. This little donkey was used to the laid back way of life in Greece you see, where our meals are long, the sun always shines and we take life at a slower pace. However, since moving to Aldgate and setting up…

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