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5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
205-856-2424
Today
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Gyro is not bad

Tried the Gyro place in Trussville, AL. Similar to the one in Auburn, Insomnia. But cheaper and with better lunch menu. Had the gyro lunch special. 6-7 pieces of gyros and came with one pita and hummus dip and side salad and a drink for 8 dollars and some change. Not bad for lunch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Tried the Gyro place in Trussville, AL. Similar to the one in Auburn, Insomnia. But cheaper and with better lunch menu. Had the gyro lunch special. 6-7 pieces of gyros and came with one pita and hummus dip and side salad and a drink for 8 dollars and some change. Not bad for lunch.

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Pinson, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We stopped by on a Sunday after church. It was very crowded. We had the chicken kabab lunch special. It has changed from when remember it but its still good. It was four pieces of grilled seasoned chicken breast with grilled peppers and onions not really kabob style. It was delicious. It was served with humus, rice pilaf, fresh pita... More 

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Odenville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Although a bit out of the way, it is worth the trek for the gyros. The tzatziki sauce is perfect and the bread is lightly toasted. Don't forget the Mint Iced Tea.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

My family and I visited today for the first time. The food was very good. Service was fine. Everyone enjoyed what they had. Looking forward to going back when we are in the neighborhood.

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Clay, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

If you want good food from good people, this is the place. I have lived in the eastern section of Jefferson County all of life, and this is the best place with a different type of menu. The wraps, the plates, the baked potatoes and the other items sets this establishment apart from other restaurants. On top of that, the... More 

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Athlone, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Maybe I'm a bit biased (I worked here for eight years), but Gyros Cafe has been, and probably always will be, my favorite restaurant. I've worked in other restaurants and, after seeing what goes on in the kitchen, wouldn't eat there myself, but Gyros is the exception. Seeing how everything goes from prep in the kitchen, to cook-to-order, I would... More 

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Birmingham, AL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Have eaten here a few times over the years and the food is just as good every time. There are several sandwiches on the menu but I just can't seem to get anything other than a Gyro combo and/or Ranch Fries. You won't be disappointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My family and I love the food here! I've tried everything from the gyros to the rollups to the salads and it's all delicious. My kids love the burgers chicken fingers and fries. The staff is always friendly courteous and quick. I visit several times and month and have yet to try something and not like it. I recommend this... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I live nearby and have been eating here for a few years. I mostly eat the Gyros and other Roll Ups. The food is prepared fresh, portions good, and staff friendly. I especially enjoy the never under-cooked fries.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

The food here tastes great. The service was fast and the prices were not too bad. Very nice size portions and you will not leave hungry. Both of my children got the hamburger kids mail and it was $4.29. It was a nice size burger and it tasted great! Also, this is one of the few places that sales mint... More 

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Additional Information about Gyro's Cafe

Address: 5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
Phone Number: 205-856-2424
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: 205-856-2424

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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