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Pop-Up Food Stall ‘Souvlaki Street’ Serving Londoners a Taste of Greece

Souvlaki Street in London is the place to be for a taste of Greece -- and the lines that span down the roads where it is set up are proof! Started by Evi Peroulaki from Vatolakko who went to the...

Factories Close Down While More Cafes and Restaurants Pop up in Greece

The Greek economy cannot generate added value products and services and is almost exclusively dependent on domestic consumption, a new study shows. The study on Greek entrepreneurship that was conducted by Endeavor Greece shows that the Greek economy is still...

Greek Souvlaki Restaurant Opens in Soho, London

Greek souvlaki will quickly become the next big thing in London, after a new restaurant named after the delicious Greek fast food opened in the Soho area. The restaurant offers a gourmet take on the world-famous traditional Greek dish. The Athenian...

Greek Souvlaki Made with Imported Meat

The famous Greek souvlaki may not be so Greek after all as most of the meat consumed in Greece is imported, a report said. In fact, most of the Greek souvlaki is prepared using meats coming from Denmark, the Netherlands...

'International Eat a Pitogyro Day' in Thessaloniki

There are several international days for health, social and racial discrimination, as well as other human-related matters. This year however, Thessaloniki in northern Greece will celebrate the first ever international day dedicated to pitogyro –pita with gyro and other condiments. This event may...

Lego Acropolis Exhibited in Athens

A model of the Acropolis built with 120,000 Lego pieces is being exhibited at the second floor of the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece , and has already attracted many young and older visitors. The mastermind behind this unique idea was Australian...

International Food Franchises Failing in Greece

The Greek market is a very difficult place for international food and coffee franchises. Greeks are creatures of habit and it is not that easy to change their routine, the way they eat or enjoy their coffee. It is not a...

Traditional Greek Summer Recipes and Their History

There are some Greek cuisine recipes that are strongly associated with summertime as they are quick, light and easy to make. These dishes are ideal for a meal in the yard, with view of the sea, accompanied with ouzo. Stuffed Tomatoes...

Delicious Athens: A Food Tour in Greece's Capital by a Local

A local resident of Athens takes us on a tour of the best Greek food places Greece's capital has to offer, beyond the offerings of the usual stereotype tourist tours.

The Greeks Who Introduced Souvlaki to China

Yannis Georgoulis, a marketer born and raised on the eastern Greek island of Chios, along with his friend, Danae Makris, left Greece several years ago with the unusual mission of opening a souvlaki restaurant in Beijing. Although they faced numerous...