5 Restaurants to Grab Gyros To Go Across Canada

Pork, beef, lamb or a blend cooked on a vertical rotisserie, sliced and served on a pita with tomato, onion, and tzatziki. These are the delicious makings of Greek fast-food poster-child, the Gyro. Visit any Greektown across the country and you’re bound to find a delicious local version. Close cousin of the Arab shawarma and the Turkish doner kebab, this delectable street food is sure to satisfy. Here are 5 spots across Canada where you can grab a gyro to go.

Authentic recipes and the finest fresh ingredients make for an amazing version of a gyro, which you can find at one of two Tzatziki Restaurant locations, one on Mount Pleasant and one on Pape. Guests rave about the portion sizes – they don’t skimp on quantity or quality. Alongside your gyro, you won’t want to miss their homemade Spanakopita!


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Mr Greek Donair Town (Vancouver, BC)

Look no further for a great hidden gem in Downtown Vancouver. This no-frills, casual, counter-service spot offers an amazing gyro experience to all who visit. And since they remain open until 4am each night, they are a local favourite for late night eats and day time snacks alike.

Address: 1173 Granville St, Vancouver

If you want to try real authentic Greek recipes passed down through generations, Paros Real Greek should be your next destination. They’ve trimmed the fat on fine dining to offer high-quality Greek food quick-service style. Reviewers agree, their gyro deserves all the rave reviews.

Fameux Gyros Elatos (Montreal, QC)

Elatos is a humble, cozy and casual spot offering big flavour and a mouthwatering Greek dining experience. Their gyros live up to their name, and their combo platters make it easy to order a delicious meal for a group or the whole family.

Address: 550 Jarry St W, Montreal

Enjoy simple and traditional Greek fare from Alexandros Take Out in Hamilton. Choose from Beef and Lamb or Chicken in your gyro, and then choose your own adventure with their list of tasty add-ons.

Address: 1400 Upper James St Unit #18, Hamilton