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Zeus

2-3 Orange Street, Canterbury CT1 2JA, England
+44 1227 788072
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“souvlaki” (28 reviews)
“pitta” (27 reviews)
“meze dishes” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
2-3 Orange Street, Canterbury CT1 2JA, England
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1 - 10 of 515 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is in a side street in the centre of Canterbury and clearly very popular with locals. All staff friendly and attentive without being intrusive. Good food, would recommend.

Thank jenny m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a meal here before going to a show at the Marlowe. We booked the pre-theatre meal for 2 which provided a great choice of items. There was a choice of menu between meat or no-meat, we went for the vegetarian option, great to have...More

Thank Lawrence N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot for lunch when we were visiting for Camden... Food was dope and well worth checking out...

1  Thank oliverwoods1988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful service and lovely ambience complimented by an excellent starter and main. The souvlaki was deceptively small but immensely filling. Highly recommended.

Thank Lord M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here before seeing the calendar girls at the Marlowe a week or so ago. The service was brilliant and the food was authentic and fantastically cooked. The pork skewers were to die for. Little touches such as the Greek bottled water really made...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of variety, much to choose from, lively if somewhat noisy atmosphere. Some of the items seemed slightly unusual for a Greek place, for example the Halloumi was thick and not the usual taste.Greek chips were tasty but nothing like standard Greek potatoes. Delicious rice...More

Thank Seniortourist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Canterbury. There is a great atmosphere, friendly fast service and the food is excellent. Feels very authentic, based on holidays in Greece! The portions are enormous and we always tend to over-order, tempted by all the tasty...More

Thank TMN10
ZeusCanterbury, Owner at Zeus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for leaving us a review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Came here for 'lunch' (mid afternoon) on a Saturday. Had Dolmades, (with pork mince in, which I didn't know was a thing) which were nice; pork/beef sausages which were tasty; and the spanakopita which was rather dry and plain and disappointing. Not like what I've...More

Thank Korruptor
ZeusCanterbury, General Manager at Zeus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. Sorry to hear your disappointment in our spanakoptakia, these are little spinach parcels with homemade phyllo, Spanakopita are usually served in larger slices, oftentimes with spinach and feta stuffing. Thank you, again, and we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Food here is really excellent , had lamb chops that were done very well and excellent courgette/aubergine crisps for starters. Nice atmosphere, good service and good value retsina as well

Thank David E
ZeusCanterbury, Owner at Zeus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so very much for your review and feedback for dishes. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We went for dinner. My wife ordered stifado, and I had kleftico; we shared a large Greek salad which we started before the mains arrived. The kleftico lamb was tasty and tender, with just the right amount of rosemary and new potatoes. The pitta bread...More

Thank John T
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gwizzard
25 July 2017|
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Response from Russell F | Reviewed this property |
About 150m, straight down the road. Very convenient for theatre. Bigger problem is parking unless mum has a blue badge. See Google maps for car parks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-3 Orange Street, Canterbury CT1 2JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 788072
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