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Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe

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279 puntledge rd, Courtenay, British Columbia v9n 3p9, Canada
250-338-2299
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Delivery
Description: Locally owned and operted since 1999 our family owned cafe is in an...
Locally owned and operted since 1999 our family owned cafe is in an industrial part of town next to Value Village, we offer sit in, take out, delivery, phone ahead for drive thru option, kids toy area, handicap ramp, tons of parking even for dump trucks, Vegetarian falafils, Gluten free rice Wraps are or new option or our traditional White or Whole Wheat pita bread wrap your Beef & Lamb gyros topped with tzatziki, or East Coast Donair sauce. google us, or face book Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, send us an email we would love to hear from you. thanks katherine
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cheap & Fast

Yet to have a bad experience and for $6 it's hard to complain. The food comes quick, customer service may not be the greatest but that being said I usually will get it to go.

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2013
Cmox94
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Visited this restaurant for dinner and found it to be really nice with great food and friendly service. Solo musician paint guitar who was very good. Shared the platter with my wife and we were defeated.the Kalamari was particularly good. Fresh and crisp coating although all of the dish was reall good. Not an expensive restaurant and great value

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Courtenay, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

It was expensive, for a soggy gyro that didn't have much meat and served by a rude employee! Unfortunately I wouldn't recommend this place or return.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I had their falafel sandwich and enjoyed it thoroughly. Served with fresh veggies and sauces.... a healthier lunch as opposed to one of those hamburger places.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Cafe where you can pick up a bite to eat or get take out. Because I have a soy allergy I could not find anything on the menu I could have.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Yet to have a bad experience and for $6 it's hard to complain. The food comes quick, customer service may not be the greatest but that being said I usually will get it to go.

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Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

The owner of this place went on and on and on and on some more about the difference between a donair and a gyro. What she served me couldn't be described as either. It was unlike any donair or gyro I've ever eaten and I will never eat here again. The meat was spiced very differently than any other gyro... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

It's out of the way (traffic tends to jam up at the access and egress roads). The gyro meat is some molded mixture that I'm sure comes in a box. It tastes good but, like sausage meat, I try not to eat mystery meat too often. OK if you are driving by. It's tiny inside, so eating in means sitting... More 

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Victoria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

.... If you like being yelled at by the business owner for using your gyro stamp cards.... apparently if you dump $72 into there you get a free gyro with a gyro card. Me and my boss used to go in there often but she claimed that we had to pay together and could only cash in one card at... More 

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Nanaimo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

I was surprised to see a couple of negative reviews on the food. We have eaten at Greek restaurants from Vancouver Island through to Toronto and we both love their food. Yes it is expensive to normal fast food places but we feel it is well worth it. The only thing missing is the atmosphere needs tweeking. It is not... More 

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Comox, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

It's fast food and it's ok. Good for a quick meal on the run but so is Mcdonalds except they don't sell Gyros. I will go back one day. It's small and the service is good and the prices are too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 279 puntledge rd, Courtenay, British Columbia v9n 3p9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: 250-338-2299

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 9
  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern

Description

Locally owned and operted since 1999 our family owned cafe is in an industrial part of town next to Value Village, we offer sit in, take out, delivery, phone ahead for drive thru option, kids toy area, handicap ramp, tons of parking even for dump trucks, Vegetarian falafils, Gluten free rice Wraps are or new option or our traditional White or Whole Wheat pita bread wrap your Beef & Lamb gyros topped with tzatziki, or East Coast Donair sauce. google us, or face book Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, send us an email we would love to hear from you. thanks katherine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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