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Oakland Gyros

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2867 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3566
+1 414-963-1393
Today
10:30 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:30 am - 3:00 am
Thu - Fri 10:30 am - 4:00 am
Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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97 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stop here often when in Milwaukee. They have a great Gyro. The combo comes with fries and a soda for 10 dollars. The Gyro is a large serving stuffed with meat. A friend had the Chicken Gyro and thought it was just average. Today the onions and sauce had a little less zest than normal. If you like gyros... More 

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Thank wsmithhd
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten here so many times and each time is just as good as the first. I have never had another chicken gyro this good, the platter is fabulous so much food you definitely get what you pay for. Anytime of day or night this place hits the spot!

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Thank goldenphat
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187 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited this place for years and they always deliver - quick and friendly service and just great gyros. Have also occasionally tried the dolmades (good) and chicken kabob but my main stay is the gyros. My only advice is when you get the platter, get an extra pita and you'll have enough to share with another person.

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Thank Genevieve K
Hartford, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place!!! Always get a fabulous meal!! Portions are large and always fresh!! Gyros are some of the best I have ever had!! Baklava is tasty too!!

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Thank Kate E
USA
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262 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Food is good and quantity is awesome. The only drawback they just take the cash. My personal fav - chicken sheek kabaab. The service is fast and as its in the Univ square during the weekend its like jam packed as its opened like 2am.

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Thank Traveller_4m_Krypton
Toluca, Mexico
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278 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

This is how fast food should always be! I hadn't been here since the early 90's, but I will be back soon. The gyros are fantastic, soft pita bread piled high with tasty gyro meat. They give you a bottle of cucumber sauce to use as much or as little as you like. My daughter tried the Athenian Chicken which... More 

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Thank johntpt
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Probably the best value in a Mom and Pop ethnic food restaurant in Milwaukee. I go back and forth between the Oakland Ave and Layton Ave locations. I think they're both great with a little broader menu at Layton. There is a standard burger and fries menu but the Greek dishes are what makes a visit worthwhile. If you've never... More 

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Thank Ubumoi
Grover Beach, California
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156 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Interesting place, where you can do laundry, walk through and order food, walk through again and order a beer to bring back to your food table. But the gyros, OMG, moist, hot and lots of sauce to squirt on your sandwich. I know I will be dreaming about this place for years to come. Do not miss eating here!

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Thank raidercat1
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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423 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

I have been going for 20+ years and this place is still amazing. The service is excellent. It is a crowded bar time food place and they have their systems down to a tee and you don't mind their quick and efficient system. Also, their food is extremely consistent. You know exactly what you will get each time and it... More 

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Thank Alex Y
Milwaukee
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Great gyros! We think they're the best in Milwaukee. The plate with rice is very good - order an extra pita because they give you alot of meat on the plate! Only negative comment is that it's on a very busy intersection near UWM and parking is a challenge - often on a side street.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 4:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2867 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3566
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-963-1393

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