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Lily's Gyros

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Route 50, Fairview Heights, IL
+1 618-398-5455
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“greek salad” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
Route 50, Fairview Heights, IL
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Best Gyros in the area and best tziki sauce I've had in the region. Short ribs are excellent and dolmas are very tasty. This sides lack but everything else is excellent

Thank Mike S
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing. I only ever order the gyro with fries, but I've never had a bad experience!! They gyro has a lot of meat, tomatos, onions, and Lilly's sauce in it. You order up at the counter, fill your own drink, and then...More

Thank icyblue103
Reviewed April 14, 2017

I ordered the gyro platter. It was delish, but veggies were 4 slices of raw tomato and onion. Usually when I get a gyro platter at other Mediterranean restaurants it comes with a small salad. This one was 97% meat and rice. Otherwise, thank you...More

Thank sunytrvler
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Family run and very friendly with some of the best Mediterranean and Greek food in the region. My favorite is the large gyro, fries and Greek salad. There are many other choices, but that is mine! If you are expecting a large luxurious sit-down restaurant...More

Thank BMWorking
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Gyros, Shawrma chicken, Greek salad with real lettuce (not iceberg) and tasty spinach pie. This place is in an old Taco Bell, with restrooms outside and around the back, but the atmosphere is from the family that runs it. Lily is a sweetheart and I...More

Thank BikerBrad
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

So far have not been disappointed on any visit. We both had the gyro. Very hot and tasty. Portions are large enough to take home leftovers. Owners are consistently friendly.

Thank 526Grammy48
Reviewed July 20, 2016

The Lunch Special is just under $8, includes a chicken or beef/lamb gyros, fries (or salad) and soda. Place is clean, friendly service and quick delivery on the food. Grab some napkins!! Limited seating as it can get crowded. Is a nice change from a...More

Thank Goose G
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The outside of this place doesn't look like much but the food is great. The gyro is loaded with meat, almost enough for two meals. Friendly owners. Will be back.

Thank magnifiedplaid
Reviewed May 19, 2016

We have eaten here three times now in the past few months and it is delicious every time! The beef/lamb gyro meat is amazing and tender and cooked on real spits. The portions are very generous too. Our other favorites are the falafel, Greek salad,...More

Thank tgltp2009
Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Were all pleased with our food including our vegan. Tried spinach pie, dulma, eggplant dip, Greek Salad, gyros lamb and veggie. Very tasty and decent prices. Owners are very nice. Very casual dining. Order at the counter and they deliver to table. Will return.

Thank 526Grammy48
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 50, Fairview Heights, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Fairview Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 618-398-5455
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