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Golden Fleece Restaurant

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525 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
313-962-7093
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great gyro platter in excellent greektown location!

This is my 2nd visit to Golden Fleece. I've gotten the Gyro Platter both times! The quality of meat is much better than I've ever had elsewhere. The building is old and has tons of character. Pull yourself away from the slot machines for a second, walk across the street, and get yourself a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 8, 2014
EricLeeSchroeder
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Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

So, my husband would always RAVE about the Golden Fleece and their steak sandwiches. For YEARS he has gone on and on about them. So, whenever we go to Greektown, we have to eat there (it has never been my favorite for Greek food). Anyway, we went there this past Saturday while we were on a Casino trip. Of course,... More 

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Flat Rock, Michigan
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35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We tried Golden Fleece on Valentine's Day. I have to admit that it was one of the only places in Greektown that had openings at dinner time. I had a gyro which was OK, but I've had much better gyros at summer street festivals and at Plato's in Canton. My husband ordered the Greek Trio. His food was served ice... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

No wait, open late, great simple food. Much cheaper than the place across the street and without the wait.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This is my 2nd visit to Golden Fleece. I've gotten the Gyro Platter both times! The quality of meat is much better than I've ever had elsewhere. The building is old and has tons of character. Pull yourself away from the slot machines for a second, walk across the street, and get yourself a gyro platter.. you deserve it!

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Ann Arbor
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33 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I wish I did not have to write this review, but our experience was utterly disappointing. We gave a try to "Golden Fleece" over better looking places around precisely because it looks like a casual gyro/souvlaki joint - exactly the kind where in Greece, for example, you go for some seriously delicious food on the go. We even appreciated the... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I went to the Golden Fleece last Saturday. This was my second time...............first time was about 10 years ago. I found the service each time to be slow. The food,,,,,each time.....was luke warm at best and was not very good. I asked for a salad instead of fries or rice and I was charged an extra $4.50. The bus boy... More 

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

It isn't fancy. It's kind of dirty. There's not a lot of room. If you can look past this, it is really a gem. The gyros are out of this world delicious. The staff are great. Good comes out super quick and it is in greektown.

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Toledo, Ohio
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197 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Yes dumpy.... Yes frumpy.. But it's about the food... Trust me on this, the best gyro you'll ever eat...every element thought out... Strong onions on down.... One other items can be hit or miss though .

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

gyros to go...just about every time I'm in the area...I'll order a gyros and watch the cook cut the lamb / beef mixture right off the rotisserie

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I enjoyed a first rate lunch with a friend - excellent food, lovely waitress, terrific atmosphere. Recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 525 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: 313-962-7093

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Greek

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