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Colossus Greek Taverna

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221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful Greek Restaurant. We totally enjoyed the meal. We had the best escargot I have eaten in a very long time sorry that I had to share! We both ordered the Grilled Lamb Chops (versus the Rack of Lamb). 3 T Bone lamb chops that were cooked medium rare as requested. These were delightful. Dimitri was our... More 

Thank jerri w
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was pleasant, food was enjoyable, service was beyond disappointing. We felt extremely rushed which made our dinner very unenjoyable. Especially coming in from out of town to dine here. We will not be returning because of this.

Thank TravelingRache
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant recently with some friends having been to their other location in Port Credit several times and having overall positive experiences. I can't say I would recommend or visit this location again. The food was below average and tasted like it was reheated frozen food, barely heated past room temperature. The staff seemed friendly enough but perhaps... More 

Thank HalcyonTravel
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a late dinner with the family The staff were so nice and helpful The food is authentic greek the taste was good small restaurant on the lakeshore street in Oakville Overall was good

Thank Saleh A
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a business dinner, just two of us. Nice and clean with a comfortable atmosphere. Service was great and the food was delicious. The lamb souvlaki was very tasty and finished with Baklava for dessert and a nice red wine to go with the meal. A really good feel to this restaurant and I would definitely return. Prices... More 

Thank dhillca
Burlington, Canada
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119 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Been there several times and enjoyed the lamb with potatoes and salad. Enjoyed it every time and it's quite busy and been around for years which is the test of time.

Thank Jim N
Oakville, Canada
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Cozy Greek restaurant with delicious recipes. Summer patio on Lakeshore Boulevard is great for eating outdoors. Nice ambience inside although space is kind of cramped. Excellent meat and poultry plus some fish dishes. Limited choice for vegetarians.

Thank Kuldeep C
Toronto, On
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

What can I say?? They never seem to disappoint. From the changes of my reservation (it started off at 18 and grew to 26 eeek) to the last person leaving, they were an absolute delight. I can't remember our server's name (too much reisling) but he looked after everyone like a real pro. You can tell when someone has the... More 

Thank stilettos
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Seated quickly and atmosphere and decor is beautiful. I wish I would've visited the washrooms first absolutely disgusting!!!!!! Women's as well. We family of four ordered calamari. We order this all over at high end to medium scale. Restaurants. The calamari had no flour on it and very very rubbery. We ordered the platter for two. I left 3/4 of... More 

Thank Keith B
Fort Lauderdale
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Our family loves Greek food, so we have eaten at Colossus 2 or 3 times. It's not the best Greek food that we've ever eaten, but it reminds me of my trips to the Mediterranean. I always insist that we order a diverse variety of appetizers and entrees, so that we can all sample and share more than one item.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$26 - $105
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: 905-849-8175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?