Recipe/ Salad/ Side Dish

Greek Salad

July 12, 2017 (Last Updated: June 1, 2020)

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Fresh Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Red Onions and Feta come together in a delicious Greek Salad.

Cucumbers, tomatoes and onions chopped in a salad in a white bowl.

Our garden is just starting to produce fresh veggies. We are a bit behind this year. I am still waiting for cucumbers and tomatoes, but I am impatient!

Luckily the markets have an abundance of really great produce right now. I had to take advantage and bought some fresh tomatoes and cucumbers and made a delicious Greek Salad.

Greek Salad piled on a white plate.

Several years ago I ate Greek salads all summer long. My sisters had taken a trip to Greece and were crazy about this salad. When they returned, that’s all they ate. I quickly fell in love with it too.

Like many great things, it faded to the background for several years….almost forgotten! But now that it’s been discovered again, I think it is going to be a frequent visitor for the rest of this summer!

With this salad, I bring you a great recipe and also my first video! Hooray!!! There was so much to learn about shooting and editing videos! I’m certain the next one will be much easier to create. My recommendation: Make this salad and sit back and enjoy the video clip while eating the salad! Okay, you might only get through a couple of bites since the entire video is less than one minute long…you could always hit replay!

Makes ya hungry, doesn’t it! Now go make some salad! ๐Ÿ™‚

What can I serve with a Greek Salad?

This salad is perfect eaten as a vegetarian main dish or as a side dish. I often serve it alongside barbecued chicken or pan fried fish fillets. 

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A bowlful of Greek salad in a white bowl.

If you make this delicious salad, I’d love to hear about it! Leave a comment below, and snap a picture and tag me on Instagram! @beyondthechickencoop

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Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Red Onions and Feta are delicious in this Greek Salad.

Greek Salad

Cucumbers, tomatoes, red onion, olives and feta cheese
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American, Mediterranean
Servings 4 people
Calories 167 kcal


  • 1 cucumber (peeled and chopped)
  • 2 tomatoes (chopped)
  • 1 small red onion (chopped)
  • 1/3 cup Kalamata olives (quartered)
  • 1/4 cup feta cheese (crumbled)


  • 3 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 Tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  • In a large bowl, combine cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, olives and feta.
  • Combine all dressing ingredients together in a separate bowl.
  • Pour dressing over salad. Mix to combine.



Calories: 167kcalCarbohydrates: 7gProtein: 2gFat: 14gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 8mgSodium: 431mgPotassium: 287mgFiber: 2gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 650IUVitamin C: 12.9mgCalcium: 75mgIron: 0.6mg
Keyword Greek Salad, Salad with tomatoes and cucumbers
Tried this recipe?Leave a comment and let me know what you think.

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  • Reply
    David @ Spiced
    July 18, 2017 at 4:59 am

    Nice job on the video, Kathy! ๐Ÿ™‚ I love a good Greek salad, and I could totally see how this would become a summer staple. I used to always order Greek salads at restaurants with the olives on the side, and then Laura would take all of my olives. But now those olives are mine! Thanks so much for sharing your recipe, and good luck with that garden! ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Reply
      July 19, 2017 at 5:14 am

      Thanks! The olives are the best part!

  • Reply
    July 15, 2017 at 12:52 am

    Just discovered your blog and with our favorite “Greek salad”. Making when we get up ! Yum The other salads are on my list to make also. So excited I found you. Thanks.

    • Reply
      July 15, 2017 at 7:44 am

      Thanks! I hope you enjoy them as much as we do!

  • Reply
    July 14, 2017 at 8:26 pm

    5 stars
    This is one of my favorite salads! I make it at least once a week. Looks perfect! Congrats on your first video! They are so much work ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Reply
      July 15, 2017 at 7:44 am

      Thanks, Mira!

  • Reply
    Pamela (BrooklynFarmGirl)
    July 14, 2017 at 6:38 pm

    This salad looks so good!

    • Reply
      July 15, 2017 at 7:44 am

      And it tastes so good too!

  • Reply
    July 13, 2017 at 5:46 pm

    YAY!!! Congrats on your first video!!! I have yet to produce a video, so good for you. This salad looks amazing and packed with vibrant color and flavor. Yum!!!

  • Reply
    Mary Ann | The Beach House Kitchen
    July 13, 2017 at 1:39 pm

    A Greek salad is one of my favorite salads Kathy! I’ll definitely be trying your recipe!

  • Reply
    Dawn - Girl Heart Food
    July 13, 2017 at 5:28 am

    5 stars
    I could eat Greek salad every day! Love those fresh flavours and the touch of brininess from the olives! Looks delicious and awesome job on the video, girl! High five ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Reply
      July 13, 2017 at 5:47 am

      The good thing about eating this salad every day is it’s good for you! No regrets! Thanks for the high five…I’m so glad I finally created a video. It was a huge leap into the land of the unknown! Time to start the next one!

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