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The Wandering Greek Oven Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian
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400 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1G7, Canada
+1 250-365-2311
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Castlegar, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I really love going here for saganaki, calamari and gyro pizza. There is one time I got take out for my pizza and asked for no olives, it ended up with double! Unfortunately I ended up eating something else that night, but that is only one time of many I have gone!

Thank Bob_Frankinson
New Delhi, India
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

My hosts in Castlegar took us to Greek Oven for dinner and we so much enjoyed the food, the ambience, the friendly servers and the overall experience. Loved the Pizzas here.

Thank RaviGupta1711
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we have eaten at the Wandering Greek Oven when passing through Castlegar. On both occasions the food was very good. This time both my wife and I had the souvlaki which was very tasty. The serving size was generous. Highly recommend this small downtown restaurant.

Thank Wallace J
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441 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Found there are very few restaurants open downtown midweek/lunch. Service was good. Varied menu. We shared a Spanakopita lunch with Greek Salad and fries. Healthy portion. Tasty. Good value.

Thank Perseverance
Lethbridge, Canada
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Small, but inviting. Good location. Nice decor. Staff very enthusiastic and friendly, which makes for a happy and satisfying experience. Good selection of food, prepared in a timely manner. Definitely suitable for family dining. Calamari particularly well done -- not rubbery! Tasty souvlaki and fresh salads. Recommended.

Thank EmperorT
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Great service, good food , a cozy little place with a great amosphere, small outside patio to eat outside on a nice day, near downtown sculptures

Thank Barb F
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada
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119 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We stopped for lunch on the road and were very pleased to have found this restaurant. We had Hester Creek wine, which was nice as we had been to that winery the day before, and the menu was good. The food tasted great and we sat outside on their pleasant patio. The server was attentive and we felt welcomed and... More 

Thank Wendy V
Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Good food in reasonable prices... for those who loves the Greek roast lamb- you want find it here....and lot's of the menu is more burgers than Greek, but still food and service are good and at the end- their chocolate mousse cake was delicious ! one of the best I've tasted in a long time!!! worth to stop just for... More 

Thank Marcus1900I
Edmonton, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

If you find yourself in Castlgar and you enjoy Mediterranean fare, this restaurant is worth finding. The service is friendly, and the menu has many traditional Greek dishes. The chicken souvlaki, Greek salad, and the Sautéed Prawn dishes are excellent. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank travelsleuth123
Castlegar, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

This is some of the best Greek food ever, and we've tried many. Authentic, casual and tremendous value. If you like Greek food or just good food, don't skip the location.

Thank laddlaw

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $26
Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Castlegar
  • Phone Number: +1 250-365-2311

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