Greek Recipes

Allrecipes takes the mystery out of Greek cooking with more than 490 recipes for homemade baklava, souvlaki, Greek salad, spanakopita, and more.

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Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes

Rating: 5 stars 1202
A one-pan recipe for crispy, tender, and oh-so-tasty chicken and potatoes.

Briam (Greek Baked Zucchini and Potatoes)

Rating: 4.5 stars 367
Briam is a traditional Greek roasted vegetable dish with potatoes, zucchini, tomatoes, and red onions with lots of olive oil. It is a typical example of Greek cuisine where a few simple ingredients are turned into an utterly delicious dish with little effort. It can be served as a main course. With olive oil as the only source of fat it is a quintessential example of the Mediterranean diet, and it is vegan to boot. If preferred, serve with a hearty chunk of feta on the side.

Pork Souvlaki

Rating: 5 stars 15
Seasoned bits of pork or lamb are allowed to season in a Mediterranean marinade for as long as you can stand it! Wonderful with rice and a cucumber and tomato salad. Serve with lemon slices and chopped parsley.

Avgolemono Soup

Rating: 5 stars 77
Avgolemono is one of those soups that I've made many times, but rarely from scratch. It's usually a 'there's nothing in the house' type of thing and made with a carton of broth. Even in its quick-and-easy form it's a delicious and comforting meal, but when you use a fresh whole chicken, it becomes epic. Garnish with parsley and lemon zest.

Greek Horiatiki Salad

Rating: 5 stars 20
This is the classic Greek salad and the one and only recipe you'll ever need.

Greek Style Garlic Chicken Breast

Rating: 4.5 stars 327
This recipe was passed down through my family for years. If you're looking for a great tasting, tender chicken breast, this is what you're looking for - Greek style.
By Allrecipes Member

Greek Baklava

Rating: 5 stars 2342
Baklava uses phyllo dough stacked with honey and nuts to make a sweet Greek dessert that everyone will love.
By NEONWILLIE

Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)

Rating: 4.5 stars 858
Our authentic Greek spanakopita pie pairs flaky phyllo dough with spinach and feta.
By SILVERWOLF

Greek-Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Rating: 5 stars 263
Lemony, tender, golden-brown potatoes are a winning side dish for any meal.

Greek Pasta Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 389
Great summer pasta salad.
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Greek Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 500
A very good light summer dish. I serve it with sliced tomatoes, feta cheese, and garlic bread.
By Allrecipes Member
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Greek Lemon Chicken and Potato Bake
Rating: 4.5 stars 851

I love one-pan meals, especially when no measuring and exact ingredients are involved. I made this one Sunday when I didn't want to babysit my food in the kitchen! Turned out great, and I served it with tzatziki sauce.