The food and service were very good. Enough for lunch leftovers.
From Saganaki, Tzatziki with Pita and Shrimp as starters through our main courses pork and chicken souvlaki very yummy! The atmosphere of the cute building is great as well. Great friendly service. Can only recommend this place. Management must have changed because I almost didn’t want to go there any more after a 2015 food experience.
Either way, great place now!
Good food. Friendly service but slow ( we told them on arrival when we had to leave for a concert and our food arrived only minutes before consume.
Really excellent and personalized service. Adequate parking. both adjacent to and in back of the restaurant despite being on busy Centre Street.
Food was fantastic from the chicken souvlakia, the Moussaka to the lamb platter. For appetizers we had the combination plate (eggplant, hummus, taramasalata and tzatziki) served with warm pita segments to share at the table. Wine complimented the food and the traditional Greek music level and content was just perfect for the size of the restaurant.
As far as I am concerned, Santorini sets the Calgary standard for a fine Greek dining experience.
I've been to Santorini a few times now, and it's always a great meal. Love the authenticity, the food is excellent, the servers are solicitous without hovering, the ambiance is calm and quiet, so you can have a real conversation.
I look forward to returning on my stops at YYC...great food..and friendly service conveniently located!!!!
The food was wonderful. We had the lamb and it was fall off the bone delicious. My mom used to make creme caramel and theirs reminded me of hers. The atmosphere was really good. The service was excellent. This is a true family run restaurant. We met the owners and their daughter. Genuinely friendly.
We will definitely come back again.
A date dinner before the theatre had great soup and the lamb and my date had mousakka it was great and we had lots of time, we will be back
Unfortunately a few of the menu items weren't available when we arrived for dinner (6:30 pm). The server was quick to let us know though and he was attentive throughout the meal. The food we ordered was fine. Nice evening, there were four of us.
Always, reliably, delightfully... fulfilling. For over 20 years we've been "travelling" to Santorini and while it might not offer everything the real island destination does, there is no doubt that that the food and spirit here in this little oasis in Calgary are authentic. We fill our tummies and our hearts, without the usual and empty pretension that plagues the new Calgary restaurant scene. Santorini gets the right thing, right: food.
The food at this restaurant was really good. The food tasted good and the ambiance in the restaurant was very good. Only issue was the price of the items was a bit much. They should either reduce the price or increase the quantity of the food provided. Overall I do recommend and will be back again.
We ate at Santorini for the first time on Valentines. The restaurant was very busy, and table turnover was not matching the timing of reservations very well, but the hostess did a fantastic job of keeping us engaged. We had the Taverna special (which was very popular judging by other tables around us). A set meal sampling many of the restaurants favourite dishes, timing of each course, and portion sizes were very good. Overall a very pleasant evening, we would certainly eat here again.
Great neighbourhood gem! Authentic cuisine and ambience. As must to visit.
As always a great evening. Food was outstanding and staff were friendly and attentive. Traverna special was very good, more than we could eat. We went home completely satisfied. Highly recommend.
We are so happy that we found this place when we were searching for greek restaraunts in Calgary. It did not disappoint. The food was incredible and the service was great! The prices reflect the quality of food so be prepared to pay a little more. But again it was so worth it and we cant wait to go back!
Good Greek menu; gluten free items are not marked. We sat in a corner which meant one person had to face a blank wall.
This has become our New Years Eve restaurant. The food is SO good and well prepared. The service is delightful and friendly. We wished that there was one more potato for each of us in the special meal as the portions are tasty but slightly small. Overall a great experience and we'll be back next year. Thank you!
My husband & I were the first to arrive on New Years Eve. No one else was dining. The first comment we found a little off was that we had the table until 6:30. It was 4:15 PM. Rather than a Happy New Year - this was the greeting from Maria. Service from Melanie was great. food was good but certainly not the best. Small portions. The hot seafood plate was not worth $25.00. The main course, the rice and veggie portion was extremely small in consideration of the low cost to prepare these and really nothing special. After we dined we went elsewhere to top up! There are seveal real good restaurants where you can dine, spend less and walk out feeling good about your experience. No we will not return.
As usual food and service were excellent! The atmosphere is amazing. The owners and staff are very friendly. We always enjoy this place.
The service and meal was excellent. We had 6:30 pm reservation for 4 and we left at 10pm. We were not hurried in the least.
We had the sample meal with several appys and lamb. One person in our party didn't eat lamb so chicken was substituted. It was all delicious and piping hot.
We will surely return as would our friends who were with us. It was a delightful evening.
Dinner meal. Seated quickly and well attended to through the evening. Had the Taverna Special with several courses in traditional style. Everything was hot and tasty. Nice, family-run atmosphere. Will definitely return when in the mood for a Greek meal.
Santorini’s quality & service has really declined over the past few years, Though they’ve never been a “fancy” restaurant, their staff always treated you as if it was. Not this time around.
We entered the restaurant after making a reservation hours earlier for a birthday dinner/date night. There were three tables occupied - one of which was a loud, extended family - which for some reason we were seated immediately next to. There was a wailing infant on a chair less than two feet away from us, and we were close enough to the family that we could have easily joined into their conversation had we wanted to. This was not the intimate date night we had planned for, so I asked if we could move to the two-top just behind us. The host who sat us said no, because if they had a party of six come in that evening, they’d need to join the two top with the adjacent four-top. I can see the logic in that, but considering the restaurant was almost empty & that we had gone to the effort to reserve a table where this potential six-top had not, good customer service would dictate that it would be worth accommodating our reasonable request. He again said we could not move. Then, after reluctantly taking our assigned spots, our server came back with water and she said we could move. Which was appreciated, but the effort it took to get to that conclusion seemed unnecessary.
Our server, while accommodating enough, hardly spoke, no specials or anything were mentioned. Her appearance was disheveled, with a wrinkled and untucked shirt. There was no wine service, the white was left on the table without an ice bucket. We ordered the saganaki and were confused when she brought it out to us already sizzling. I guess they don’t do the flambé at the table anymore? The meal was alright. “Veggies” on the side consisted of what I’m assuming were frozen green beans with the odd chunk of carrot.
For the price point, it was all pretty disappointing. Won’t be back for awhile.
Fabulous authentic Greek food.
Our first time at this restaurant and the food was spectacular. We can’t wait to go back. .
This was the second visit here. We opted to share the cold appetizers, hot appetizers and the sea bass dish (came with potatoes and veggies ), for 3 of us. There was enough to eat and service was good. We will come back.
Awesome experience as usual. Consistently one of the best places to eat in Calgary and the service is second to none.
It helps if you like Greek cuisine as much as I do I suppose, but they do it right at Santorini.
Very good food, excellent experience. The flavours were unique and high class without being over powering.
This is the best moussaka ever, food was great as usual.
We have had dinners there few times and always came home happy with our choice.
Delicious food, relaxed atmosphere. Will definitely be coming back soon.
The traditional Greek dishes wer fantastic. The best I have had I will definitely be back.
We had a lovely, evening. The food was great and service was perfect. The waiter was friendly and very respectful of our desire for a leasurely evening. Allowing us to enjoy our time together. He timed the food to give us time to talk and enjoy our wine. A favourite fun restaurant
Decent but overpriced for average Greek fare. for the quality, portion size, location and ambiance the prices are far to high.
Great little restaurant with authentic Greek food and a nice ambience. Very friendly service.
If you are familiar with Greek cuisine, Santorini Greek Taverna will be very appealing. The food was excellent, service was great without being in your face. Would recommend it to anyone.
Amazing Greek food just outside the centre of Calgary. By far the best food we've eaten whilst in the city.
would definitely recommend to anyone after a tasty meal and very authentic Greek menu.
Enjoyed the platter and there was enough for the four of us to enjoy after having Saganaki and Hummus. We will definitely return!
Had a craving for lamb. Booked a table just in time as it was super busy that evening. The octopus was tender and delicious. Had to wait a while for my lamb rack and my partners moussaka. But they were both delicious. Lamb was perfect for me - medium well with hardly any pink and very tender. The potato was also tender and tasty.
Always great! Great service and delicious food!
The food was good and the service.
I hope you have The whole Grilled Octopus.
We just got back from our cruise we went to Santorini. I ordered the Grilled Octopus it was good.
Great ambience and wonderful food!!