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The Friendly Greek Restaurant

1450 Kingston Road, Pickering, Ontario L1V 1C1, Canada
(905) 831-3763
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Ranked #44 of 160 restaurants in Pickering
Cuisines: Greek
Most recent review
- May 18, 2014
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English first
Pickering, Canada
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Went there last week on a rainy day for lunch with a friend of mine. It was not very busy. We had a quiet table over by the window. There was a door beside us which made our seat a bit chilly and noisy from the traffic. We closed the door but the waitress opened it again. The tables were... More

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Great greek food I'm greek and eat it all the time and I love it so good greek food love to see this place open for a long time great food.

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Ajax, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

this is now a franchise Milos Greek. previous reviews probably refer to the old family run bus. we were the only customers at 9pm (this should have been a red flag) service is awful, they just loiter around and ignore the customer even though there is no other customer and there is nothing to do. we had to wait 20min... More

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Pickering, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I grew up on Greek food, and my husband adores it. I don't believe the food here is as fresh as some of the more upscale restaurants on the Danforth are, but there are positive qualities in this restaurant. The grilled calamari is firm, tasty and not rubbery. The Gyro is not as salty as any other Greek restaurant I've... More

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

From someone that has grown up on the Danforth and me being Greek I think I should know Greek food. I went there yesterday with my girlfriend and I ordered the typical Pork souvlaki dinner and she had the Calamari dinner. In one work I would describe the food as "EXCELLANT” This food is comparable to the best Greek restaurants... More

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

If you are looking for a Greek restaurant in Pickering...look no further! Milos Greek restaurant (Previously, The Friendly Greek) has the best Greek food in Durham Region! My wife had the Large Greek souvlaki dinner and I had the large Gyro's dinner. Your dinner comes with a Greek salad and all you can eat garlic and pita bread. You dip... More

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
189 reviews 189 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
251 helpful votes 251 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

There is something about this place that spoils it slightly. The decor looks nice but the place is like an echo chamber. Noise from everything in the restaurant seems to vibrate 'til the noise becomes annoying. The food is plenty for almost anyone but the wait between the starter salad and entree was pitifully long. So much so that our... More

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Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

This restaurant is since a while known under a different name Milos (same people are working there) We would consider ourselves regulars guests and we always enjoy the nice atmosphere, although I do find the tables may be a bit too close to each other and the music is a tad too loud, but that depends on how many people... More

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2008

Okay. Good Value.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2007

Disgusting food not fresh ingredients, service not good either

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