FROM TURKEY MOUSSAKA TO LAMB CUTLETS WITH MAVRODAPHNE CRANBERRY SAUCE, SOCIAL DINING RESTAURANT GROUP UNVEILS A GREEK TAKE ON CHRISTMAS CLASSICS
From the 11th November, The Real Greek, the UK’s only group of authentic Greek restaurants, will be serving its Christmas menu, featuring a range of yuletide versions of Aegean classics, from Turkey Moussaka to Lamb Cutlets with Mavrodaphne Cranberry Sauce.
Whether celebrating the office Christmas party with colleagues, or enjoying an intimate dinner with close friends or family, The Real Greek’s festive menu is perfect for any yuletide event.
The dining experience begins with a glass of Prosecco on arrival and then guests can opt for either a three course meal priced at £24.95 per person, or a two course meal priced at £19.95 per person.
To start, diners can enjoy a Greek Meze Plate which features a selection of classic Meze favourites, including Crudités, Flatbread, Houmous, Tzatziki, Fava, Spinach Tiropitakia, Dolmades & Olives.
For the main course, there’s a choice of one of the following dishes:
- Turkey Moussaka, a festive take on a Greek classic, served with a Christmas Salad.
- Lamb Cutlets, served with Green Beans, Root Vegetables & a Mavrodaphne Cranberry Sauce.
- Vegetable Stack with Halloumi, served with Aubergine, Peppers, Houmous & Green Beans (this dish can also be made vegan).
Guests with a sweet tooth can then select an option from the dessert menu including:
- Caramel & Pecan Cheesecake
- Chocolate Mousse Cake
- Luxury Ice Cream
- Luxury Sorbet
The Real Greek menu development is led by Tonia Buxton, a celebrity chef and the face of Greek food in Britain. The menu embodies the culinary heritage of the Eastern Mediterranean, taking in the best of Greece’s gastronomic traditions, from its 6,000 islands to the fertile mainland and mountains to the latest innovations of the capital’s restaurant scene.
With all the fun and energy of quintessential Greek dining, in addition to the Christmas holiday, The Real Greek is perfect for dates, family get-togethers and a catch up with friends. Its traditional Greek hospitality always delivers a buzzing atmosphere and occasional live entertainment makes it the ideal location for birthdays, anniversaries and parties.
The Christmas Menu will be available from the 11th November 2019 – 5th January 2020 and priced at £19.95 per person for a two course meal and £24.95 per person for a three course meal across all locations at The Real Greek. It can be enjoyed for both lunch or dinner.
The Real Greek also has a meze style Party Menu that be enjoyed for lunch or dinner, with prices starting from £14.95 per person, for those who are more about sharing this festive season. Available for a minimum of six people, and one menu type for the entire party.
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Notes to Editors
The Real Greek interior features a light blue and white colour scheme inspired by the Mediterranean. Each restaurant has a distinct style, featuring art of Greece and the islands to encapsulate the essence of the Eastern Mediterranean, with long communal and round tables to encourage social dining.
The business launched in 1999, and now has 15 sites, with the Bankside venue being the flagship. The restaurants each have a distinct style, and can be found in the following locations:
St. Martin’s Lane
Westfield Stratford City