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Oakland Gyros

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2867 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3566
10:30 am - 3:00 am
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All hours
Mon 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
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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109 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I have been to Oakland Gyros many times. It was one of my favorite places to eat while I lived in Milwaukee. When I return from time to time, I still love to stop there and get a bite to eat. The portion sizes are great and the food itself is good. Unfortunately, my last experience there was not so... More 

1 Thank wiscomamacita
Oostburg, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Not much to look at from the street, this is your go-to foodie place near the airport (on Layton Ave.). Fast service, excellent food (I had chicken), reasonable prices, and huge portions so don't order too much. Ample parking and drive-thru. Very pleased.

Thank jwprice
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

This place is great. It's quick, easy, the portion sizes are huge and you depending on how much you can pack away, you can get two meals for the price of one with the leftovers. The yogurt sauce is delicious on everything, kabobs or gyro.

Thank Laura N
Naperville, Illinois
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120 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

New in the area and wanted to grab something fast but good. So I decided to check my Tripadvisor app and there you go.....you are rated! It is indeed the best gyros and garlic sauce I have ever tasted. The beef is tender. Try the platter, serving is big, be sure to ask for a to go box and extra... More 

Thank rdz18
Kokomo, Indiana
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257 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

In this day and age of sore-loser-chain-restaurant flotsam and jetsam, I ache for a place like this. Friends suggested I come here. It's your busy inner city corner joint where you place your order and step aside, but in a matter of minutes a bundle of food is in your hand. If you're hungry and want a meal for your... More 

1 Thank MrCrossIsBoss
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Go to Locust and Oakland. The owners walked around and made sure everyone was enjoying their food. They came around and gave ice cream cones to all the kids. Food was great. Also, one of the employees booted away a person going around and disrupting customers by asking for money. Excellent service.

2 Thank Sara B
Brown Deer, Wisconsin
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Everytime I have Gyros I compare them to Oakland Gyros ... I have yet to find better. Everytime my sister & daughter come to Milwaukee from California, they always ask to go to Oakland Gyros. The Gyros, sauce, pitas are always fresh and delicious! Both the regular and chicken Gyros are great. And as others have said, the servings are... More 

1 Thank Diane P
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

this place hasn't really changed in years, and that's what is great about it, the food is as good as I remember from 20 yrs ago which is hard to say now a days-----best gyros in town and great prices

Thank carneynb
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Oakland Gyros is simply one of the best restaurants in Milwaukee or any where, it is one of those places you'd like to have in every place you visit - the food is just that delicious! The food is always fresh, the seasoning is superb making the food so flavorful it is addictive. I have to have something from this... More 

1 Thank AfrikanQueen
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Yes, this are the best Gyros in Milwaukee. Too bad I live on Waukesha, so I have to settle for our best here. But, evey time I go to the East side, I go to Oakland Gyros. I have to try the place by the airport.

Thank juribe31

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Mediterranean, Greek, American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
10:30 am - 3:00 am
10:30 am - 3:00 am
10:30 am - 4:00 am
10:30 am - 4:00 am
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: 414-963-1393

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