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133 6th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412-261-4770
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Woodstock, Georgia
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wandered into Salonikas - as my husband Fred - born and raised in Pittsburgh - was almost positive that this is where he had his first gyro - many years ago. There is a restaurant area to the back of the site - but we opted to order from the counter and eat at the bar. It proved to... More 

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Thank Marilyn B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This place is one of Pittsburgh's best. You can get authentic fresh traditional Greek food or opt for a quick gyro special (huge gyro, fries, and a drink.) There are daily specials and a bar with all-round reasonable prices and long hours. The service is friendly and lightning fast. No matter what you order, you can't go wrong. If I... More 

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Huntington, New York
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I live in a NY city suburb, travel to Pittsburgh and have eaten at Salonikas a few times. I am Greek (Mom cooked Greek food) and eat at other Greek restaurants in NY. The food in Salonikas is better than what I get in NY. I love it. It's delicious and offers a lot of variety. I've tried many dishes... More 

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Thank James M
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Lunch and dinner available. You can order to go and take you plate back to your hotel. Large Greek menu with plenty of home made items. Lots of desserts. Small bar area.

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Thank Hev B
Charles Town, West Virginia
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148 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Stopped in for a quick snack and had a decent Gyro. Ask for the tzatziki sauce on the side. Although the sauce is good, it drenched the sandwich. Very quick service.

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Thank PJWallyrock
Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We come here almost every time we come to the city and they have NEVER failed to please-the best Gyros ever and the Greek sides are wonderful

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Thank Marilyn F
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

I love Salonika's! It's no frills Greek food at its finest. Within walking distance of several theatres in the Cultural District, it's a great place to grab a bite before a show. NOT fancy if that's what you're looking for. Love it.

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Thank beatgrrl
Allison Park, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

If you're looking for fine dining, great atmosphere, & a place to linger, this is not it. However, if you want a quick bite at a budget price, this place is great. Wide selection of Greek dishes. I like the spanakopita, while my husband goes for the gyros, but it's all good. Friendly folks. Dining room & separate bar area... More 

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Thank Lorraine H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Great specials, great spanakopita, chicken, green beans, pastry wrapped chicken specials. Good Greek salads. I eat there probably twice or three times per month. Friendly, causal service.

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Thank Frequentraveler987
Suffolk, Virginia
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119 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Lunch during business trip. Ordered Gyro and side Greek salad. Gyro was very good with lots of filling and a great taste. Salad was just ok. You order and pick up from the counter. Food comes quickly. Eating area is clean with tables cleaned quickly when customers leave. Would recommend for a quick meal, nothing fancy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 6th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 412-261-4770

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