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Greek On Cary

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3107 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3503
+1 804-257-7277
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking by in Carytown area looking for lunch, saw the tripadvisor award sign. Not disappointed! Great food with great service by Nic, apparently "One of the Family" helping out. Had the Philly "Lambburger." Also give the Greek lemonade! a go! ...Oh yes definitely coming back!

Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping in to check us out! I'm happy to hear that we lived up to your expectations and that Nic was able to give you great service. Looking forward to welcoming you back. Cheers, Alex K. - Owner More 

Arlington, Virginia
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44 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, I ended up in Richmond again! This time I took what is left of my family for the trip to visit my older son who leaves there. Our family and my son’s roommates went out for lunch, and after several failed attempts to find a restaurant that had the availability for six commensals at that time of the day,... More 

Thank Rodrigo G
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

I appreciate this eloquent review you wrote for us, Rodrigo. While it's apparent our offering didn't exactly meet your palate's taste, it's nice that overall your party overall enjoyed things. And there should never be concern to encounter Montezuma's Revenge here -- after all, we're a Greek restaurant. Until next time, Alex K. - Owner More 

Northern Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here twice now, both times were great. They have "real" gyros, not just preformed meat on a stake. The lamb gyro was absolutely amazing. I have also had lamb souvlaki, which was cooked just right and very tender. The bird's nest baklava was very tasty. We plan to come back a couple times a month.

Thank SqueakyToys
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

Hey, our gyros are as real as they can get! But in all seriousness, I really do appreciate your praise for our lamb gyro and souvlaki. I look forward to welcoming you back -- we'll be sure to have plenty of baklava just for you. All the best, Alex K. - Owner More 

Jackson, Mississippi
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We lucked out and decided to try this for lunch on our last day in Richmond. The staff was extremely friendly and provided excellent service. The owner's brother served us and we really enjoyed the homey, family atmosphere and the gorgeous scenery of the Greece video playing in the background. The food was EXCELLENT and affordable. Generous portions, cooked hot... More 

Thank Nawlinsgirl1980
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

To be fair, I should be considered the lucky one! I'm glad my brother could make you feel so welcomed here -- it's great that everything from the beer to the chicken strips hit the spot. I hope we'll get to welcome you back next time you're in Richmond. All the best, Alex K. - Owner More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

My sisters and I were hanging out in Richmond and decided to eat at Greek on Cary. The staff was super friendly and attentive (and attractive). Our food was delicious. We truly enjoyed our experience.

Thank Danielle R
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

It's great that you and your sisters enjoyed everything at our place, Danielle! I hope we'll get to see you again next time you're hanging out in our neck of the woods. All the best, Alex K. - Owner More 

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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my wife ate there while walking in carytown! Food was good! Prices were decent! You get your money's worth! I would eat there again! Best Greek food I've eaten in awhile!

1 Thank Henry S
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

It's awesome you and your wife enjoyed our take on Greek, Henry! I can't wait to welcome you two back. All the best, Alex K. - Owner More 

Richmond, Virginia
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150 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I love and search for the spinning spit of gyro meat. It was common in Chicago and New York twenty years ago but now it is rare. Most places that serve Gyro's get the pre sliced and packaged gyro meat. Not for me. I need the spinning spit. This is the only location in Richmond that has it and it's... More 

1 Thank TStan91
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

I'm with you -- it's not a gyro unless the meat spins! Glad you could stop by and see what we're all about. All the best, Alex K. - Owner More 

King George, Virginia, United States
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81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

I've eaten here multiple times since my first (glowing) review, and it seems to change a little with each visit. When I see the fellow whom I recognize as the owner being there, the food is usually excellent, but there have been other times when the cooking, although using the same recipes, hasn't been quite as good. For example, fried... More 

Thank Machodoc1
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit to this restaurant and the food is very fresh! Love the lamb Gyros and hummus

Thank Larie
Alex K, Owner at Greek On Cary, responded to this review

It's so great you enjoyed the lamb gyros and hummus! Can't wait for visit #3, Larie. Until then, Alex K. - Owner More 

Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I have been eating in Greek diners since I was a kid. Some in Boston, some in New York and even a few as far away as Denver. Greek on Cary is where you want to be for the best gyros without booking a flight on Olympic. In a city that is desperate for good Greek cooking (yes, they combine... More 

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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $11
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3107 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-257-7277
Opa! Welcome to Greek on Cary! At Greek On Cary we'll be bringing you homemade authentic Greek food to Richmond. We use only the freshest ingredients to provide our customers with amazing food. Come by and check out our famous Gyros! If you need a bite on the side, be sure to try out the Hummus, Falafel, and other Greek favorites all through the week. We have specials each week, so ask what it is we're dishing up this time! Whether you're with friends and family or you're just passing through for a quick bite to eat, Greek On Cary is sure to offer some of the best food here in Richmond. We're looking forward to you joining us soon!

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