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The Life Goddess, greek deli divine
29 Store StreetBloomsburyLondonWC1E 7PL
- Public transport:
- Goodge Street, Underground
The Life Goddess is a Greek deli just off Tottenham Court Road, where I came for dinner one Saturday night. I liked that there was a strong smell of olive oil as you walk in.
We ordered the meze, which came with salad, tzatziki and hummus along with bread, I wished that we had some more bread dip into the tzatziki though. For the mains, I ordered the Souvlaki, which was not served on skewers...more
I usually come here just for a coffee, one of the better lattes I have & at a reasonable price, but today I felt like ordering something for lunch. The food looks great, but it is sat out for what seems like a while. I got the spinach feta filo pastry pie - kind of wished it was warmed up but it was still good. £4.50 is a bit overpriced but I'm glad I got it, can't go wrong with fill pastry!...more
Very tasty food with superb service the night we were there. Perhaps a little pricey, but we ordered well from the mezze menu and left satisfied. Free desert was popped on our table as an extra flourish. This never happens in London. And Greek wine...? Who'd have thought?! Made extra special by a quirky waiter who obviously loved what the restaurant served, our night was very pleasant and I'll...more
Meal ordered: Aubergine dish for dinner.
Pros: 1) I wanted something relatively light and this vegetarian dish was not only hearty but also was not missing any meat at all. It was seasoned quite well, and I didn't leave the restaurant feeling heavy or bloated. 2) It was a quiet Tuesday evening, which is exactly what I needed since I wasn't in the mood for loud music or talking.
This is the sort of place I really want to like.
However I left feeling underwhelmed and extremely unimpressed.
Having harboured a desire to visit this café/restaurant for a while, and securing myself a date, I thought this the perfect opportunity to trial it out.
You'd expect such a well-stocked pantry to offer great food, and a good selection, and in the evening as they put wine glasses...more