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The Best Souvlaki and Gyros in Toronto

The best souvlaki and gyros in Toronto do the Greek staple right with juicy grilled or skewered meats, loads of toppings and fresh pita.

Here are the best souvlaki and gyros in Toronto.


Messini
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Messini

The words "Authentic Gyros" are in the name of this place so you know you're in the right spot. This Danforth institution stuffs their massive pork, chicken, lamb and beef gyros with fries, onions, tomatoes and tzatziki.

Greek & Co. (Queen St.)
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Greek & Co. (Queen St.)

This Greek chain with locations in the Annex and near Trinity Bellwoods makes traditionally wrapped chicken, pork, meatloaf and veggie gyros with tzatziki and fries. You can also get them plated with salad, rice and potatoes.


Square Boy
3

Square Boy

This Danforth mainstay specializes in all kinds of diner classics but it's the souvlaki and gyros that always keep customers coming back for more. Get pork or chicken on a bun, pita or plated with salad and fries.

Tzatziki Restaurant
4

Tzatziki Restaurant

This casual spot in Pape Village does chicken, pork, meatball and beef gyros right with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, hot peppers, fries and huge dollops of house tzatziki. You can also get them plated with salad, potatoes and rice.


Alexandros Take-Out
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Alexandros Take-Out

This cheap take out spot with locations on the Danforth and Queens Quay has been serving up chicken and pork souvlaki forever. Get them in a box, pita or as a meal for two with salad and poutine.


Laterna Family Restaurant
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Laterna Family Restaurant

This old school destination in North York sports pink tablecloths to go with its belt-busting grilled chicken and pork souvlaki stuffed with onions, tomatoes and tzatziki. They're slightly greasy but oh-so satisfying.

Souv Like
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Souv Like

Across from Pape Station, this hole-in-the-wall has earned a reputation for its cheap and filling pork and chicken souvlaki, best ingested late at night.


Mama's Boys Burgers
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Mama's Boys Burgers

This Scarborough haunt might be best know for its burgers but it's their value-priced souvlaki dinners that steal the show. Moist pork or chicken comes stuffed in a pita or served with roasted potatoes, rice and salad.

The Original Gyro Grill
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The Original Gyro Grill

This Annex take-out joint keeps U of T students fed with gyro creations with names like the Notorious, The Greek Hook-Up, Turn Up (topped with yam fries and chipotle mayo), and Organized Crime (topped with yam fries and coleslaw).

Lead photo by

Jesse Milns at Tzatziki

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