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Salonikas

133 6th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 (Downtown)
412-261-4770
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Ranked #115 of 1,879 restaurants in Pittsburgh
Neighborhood: Downtown
Most recent review
- Aug 3, 2014
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Edmonton, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Very good value: large portions. Since my dinner the night before at Lidia's was $80 I decided to go to Salonikas the next night next to the hotel: good souvlaki, large salad and a drink - total under $10. Friendly staff.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I recently had a chicken salad for lunch. Overall the salad was good (quite large and reasonable priced) and the pita was wonderful! However I ordered the cucumber (Tzatziki) dressing which I was disappointed with. It was bland, certainly needed more flavor. I may go back to see if I stumbled in on a bad Tzatziki sauce day. When I... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If you're looking for a great price for great Gyro's, this is the place. Gyro's run you about 6 bucks, plus reasonably priced beer and ouzo!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Salonika's does fast casual Greek and they do it well. The food is authentic and full of flavor. I most enjoy the Chicken Gyro, the cucumber dressing is amazing! On top of all this the prices are very reasonable for a downtown eatery.

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Authentic greek fare, made fresh to order, service with a smile, quick service, and amazing dessert options. Lunch here will be less than $10, dinner less than $15 unless you're super hungry and order 3 of something! Gyros are amazing, and made fresh. Rice pudding is the dessert of choice with baklava running a close 2nd!

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Upstate NY
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stopped in for lunch while attending a nearby conference. Thought I'd duck in there since it was raining. Not only was I treated like a regular, the food was great! Went with the standard gyro, and it was very tasty. Definitely one of the highlights of my trip. And I enjoyed the rice pudding too.

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Chula Vista, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Was strolling along Penn Ave. enjoying the walk. Asked a security guard for a local restaurant with good food, affordable prices and where he would eat. He said Salonika's. The restaurant is not updated, ok with me. I came for the food. There were 3 Pittsburgh police officers ahead of me (always a good sign as they know where the... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Great gyros!! Tons of meat and the cucumber sauce is fantastic. Every time I come here its always consistently good. Even when crowded line moves fast. Many different Greek specialties too choose from. Grilled cheese on pita bread is pretty awesome too. Decent selection of beer. Nice stop for lunch or after a buccos game

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

My boyfriend, my mom, and I went to this place after a fun day at the St. Patty's Day Parade in Downtown Pittsburgh PA. The service was fast and very friendly even though it was a busy day for them. The restrooms were clean and the restaurant had nice seating as alot of booths were available. The drinks were nicely... More

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Herndon, VA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

The food was pretty good and the service was quick and friendly. The place needs to be repainted and repaired a little, but that does not make it a terrible place to eat. While there, 4 police officers came in and ate beside us, so it can't be all that bad! :)

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