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Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe

279 Puntledge Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P9, Canada
+1 250-338-2299
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible11%
Dec 9, 2017
Sep 26, 2017
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Fast Food, Greek, Middle Eastern
279 Puntledge Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P9, Canada
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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

There arent too many places around where you can get a good gyro so im glad we found yummies and gyros years ago. Not ever enough feta..lol but thats just my taste! Hours are short so be sure to double check... We will be back..again...More

Thank kaja46
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Had never been here before but will certainly go again. I had a gyro and it was delicious..very fresh. Just wished they were open a little later so I could have a gyro for dinner. If you like fresh this is the place to go.

Thank Ella M
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

This place is my favorite go to for a quick solo lunch or if I'm on the run. Fast and delicious and nothing fried!! Beats the pants off of Tim's or Subway which can't even compare to the quality of freshness. You can also call...More

Thank WorktoTravel009
Reviewed February 23, 2017

A sign reading cellphone free restaurant as you walk in. It didnt bother me. But some may not like that. Orderered 2 donairs they were mediocre. There is almost no selection for donairs. Not sure id visit againMore

Thank Glenda M
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

the cell phone free sign is for my customers, It is a form of respect to other customers who are having lunch and getting away from business and all we ask is that if your phone rings to please take it outside and for the...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016

I was waiting in line - only have so much time for lunch! - woman - owner maybe?? - called out to two good looking men to come up next - even though I was standing in front of her - obviously men rate higher...More

Thank Linda D
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

sorry to hear this, as i have no excuse but to say sorry and no men do not rate higher actually women do in my store but maybe miscommunication sorry please call in or stop by again

Reviewed October 26, 2016

My wife was wanting a gyro so we stopped in. We thought it was just a take out place but there is actually a few tables and counter space. It is not a fancy place by any means but everything was nice and clean and...More

Thank allhth
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

thank you so much and and no it is not fancy it is homey and we want to keep the prices down so people can return often. 6.50 which includes taxes or the combo meal for 8.25 includes a gyros of your choice of meats...More

Reviewed October 8, 2016

I have been going here for years, the gyros are always excellent. The prices are good and the service is friendly. They have a frequent user card for a free gyros as well.

Thank James M
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Was there for lunch today. Had never been. I had the beef gyros. It was quite good. The combo came with potato chips. Potato chips. You can do better than that. Something Mediterranean maybe? But the real problem was my wife's Greek salad and pita....More

Thank Themajor78
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

sorry to hear as we have customers that tell us the greek salad is the best in town, but as you may know everyone does not put as much love into their salad as the owner so come on in and we have had many...More

Reviewed July 14, 2016

My niece took my daughter to this cafe and she has fallen in love with the gyros. We live near Victoria but whenever we are in town for a hockey tournament we ALWAYS stop by for our fill of gyros :) We are very pleased...More

Thank KymKW
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

excellent thanks so much hope to see you again soon, we also have a drive thru at the cafe so if you are on the run give us a call and we can make up your gyros and have them ready for you. 250-338-2299

Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Undercooked chicken and the owner had the audacity to argue with me, saying it's fine to eat. OK, well when I'm puking my guts out later tonight, you can come hold my hair back. Never again will either myself or my boss go back. You...More

Thank Ali B
gyros279, Owner at Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

thanks and I personally check the chicken with a thermometer in about 5 places to make sure that the chicken is up to temperature, then it is also put in a steamer and brought up to temperature so i am sure it is safe. sorry...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Puntledge Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-2299
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Locally owned and operted since 1999 our family owned cafe is in an industrial part of town next to Value Village, we offer sit in, take out, delivery, phone ahead for drive thru option, kids toy area, handicap ramp, tons of parking even for dump trucks, Vegetarian falafils, Gluten free rice Wraps are or new option or our traditional White or Whole Wheat pita bread wrap your Beef & Lamb gyros topped with tzatziki, or East Coast Donair sauce. google us, or face book Yummies & Gyros Greek Cafe, send us an email we would love to hear from you. thanks katherine
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