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5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
205-856-2424
Today
10:30 am - 10:00 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 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
First Visit

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
Tony B
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
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 25 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
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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Trussville, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

I really like to eat at Gyro's Cafe. The Gyro plate is very good and the place is always clean. I agree somewhat with other reviewers that the staff isn't overly friendly, but they are not rude by any means. They just seem focused on preparing food and filling orders rather than the PR side of the business. Since I... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Food is very good, service is very good, Friendliness of staff is poor. I've been eating in there since they opened and have eaten there many, many, times. They rarely smile and never act like they have ever seen me before. I worked many years for a local, high profile, business that set the standard for customer service and friendliness... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2008

Excellent food, friendly service, clean and cozy!!!

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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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?