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Colossus Greek Taverna

221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
+1 905-849-8175
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek salad” (13 reviews)
“saganaki” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Yes! Someone else said it is "consistently consistent!" Absolutely true and the reason we continue to go back - portions are large and taste is the best every single time - so not an accident - quality and taste are always there. You should make...More

Thank monalisaone
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started with the dark volkan beer and that was refreshing. The dolmades was really good, beef balls wrapped in vegetable leaf. The entrees were lamb souvlaki and kalamari dinner. Both of these came with very generous sides of pilaf rice, salad, cheese and potatoes....More

Thank Steven881
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch at Colossus. The Greek salad was huge and flavoursome and the hummus with warm bread quite fantastic. Reasonably priced and reminded us of our trip to Athens in February this year!

Thank pandm2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times when traveling into Oakville. The food is always good. Great for lunch or dinner. Fantastic location in downtown Oakville with a nice outdoor patio too. We will be back.

Thank Ssouthpaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was humming with activity. Lively conversations filled the air and sightings of plates heaped with colorful and delectable food embellished most tables. I felt like I was in Greece, not Oakville, Ontario. The food was prepared and presented with pride. I had the...More

Thank 62goodones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Colossus is on the Main Street in down town Oakville. The tables outside are great, really villagey feel to it. Large Greek menu - spinach pies were delicious. Great for a lunch stop in between shopping.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I'm basically only writing this review because our sever Grace was PHENOMENAL!!!!! Honestly the best server I've had in a really long time. I'll be coming back here to be served by her exclusively. Food was also great, super light, flavourful, and of course recommended...More

Thank jessicaliske
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Colossus is one of my favorite restaurants. It is a perfect restaurant for lunch or dinner and for any occasion. Located in downtown Oakville.

Thank Cassandra C
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I arrived in Toronto from the UK in February this year, and my impromptu lunch today was quite possibly the best I've eaten so far! I had the gyros mezze accompanied by the tzatziki and pita. The food was fresh and delicious washed down with...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Just ate here this evening It was our second time visiting this restaurant, both times we had a great experience. Service was good, food was great and the restaurant has a lovely ambiance. It was quite busy this evening, but our food came out quickly...More

Thank Karen F
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Veroniquedelane
21 September 2015|
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Response from Wendy H | Reviewed this property |
Everything seemed fine when we were there but we sat outside , didn't go inside. Food was good and nobody got sick afterwards !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 105
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: +1 905-849-8175
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