Garlic and Herb Grilled Greek Souvlaki Recipe


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For a flavorful summer grilling experience or delicious dinner party entrée, look no further than Garlic and Herb Grilled Greek Souvlaki. This simple yet scrumptious recipe takes mere minutes to prepare and can easily transform any common BBQ into an unforgettable feast for the senses. Are you searching for the delectable flavors of Greek cuisine and its tantalizing spices? Then this dish is the answer to your prayers! Enjoy a lip-smacking treat that will leave your taste buds delighted.


  • Dice one of boneless, skinless chicken breast into cubes approximately an inch in size.
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons fresh oregano, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Wooden skewers, soaked in water for at least 30 minutes


  1. In an ample bowl, combine diced chicken, garlic, oregano, parsley and season with salt and pepper until evenly mixed. Savour the flavors by adding in olive oil and lemon juice to top off this delicious concoction! Stir until everything is uniformly mixed together.
  2. Immerse the chicken in a succulent bath of flavor and let it soak, covered and kept cool for 30 minutes. However, to get the best outcome leave it marinating there for two hours!
  3. Ignite your grill to medium-high heat and get ready for succulent flavor!
  4. Securely place the chicken cubes onto wooden skewers, leaving ample room between each one.
  5. Grill the chicken skewers for approximately 5-7 minutes on either side until they are cooked throughout and acquire a delightful crunchiness.
  6. Serve the grilled chicken souvlaki hot, garnished with fresh herbs and lemon wedges on the side.

This recipe serves 4 people as a main course. To accompany your main dish, try a Greek salad or tzatziki sauce for something cool and comforting. If you’re searching for a smoky flavor, grilled vegetables are the ideal option! You can also wrap the chicken souvlaki in warm pita bread for a traditional Greek-style meal.

Enjoy your delicious and flavorful Garlic and Herb Grilled Greek Souvlaki!


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