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The Greek Souvlaki Shack

#88 of 2,182 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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258 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-695-1185
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 20:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I love the food here. Their salads are very fresh, the grilled calamari is delicious, and their lamb is great. This is my favourite Greek restaurant.

Thank PhatEatsNow
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Got the gyro with potato and salad sides, all tasty! My one complaint is the salad, it's basically a mountain of lettuce with a couple of olives and pinch of feta on top.

Thank DontWhineDrinkWine
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We enjoyed dinner at The Greek Souvlaki Shack on a recent visit to Ottawa. The service was excellent and the food plentiful and authentic. While the restaurant does a brisk take out and Uber Eats business, the dinning area is worth enjoying--small but tastefully decorated--and you can see in to the kitchen which is something I like.

1 Thank mmbay
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Chose this restaurant following the reviews, we were not dissapointed, good food, great sevice, good size plates.

1 Thank FRC6446
Level Contributor
24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had our lunch here the other week. Have had Greek street food at many places, this was the best we have had in a long time. Every thing was fresh and service was quick.

1 Thank gnarly_10
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Greek Souvlaki Shack is hands down our favourite restaurant in the city! It has become a second kitchen of sorts because the prices are very reasonable and the quality of the authentic cuisine is unbeatable. The Greek Souvlaki Shack catered 2 events we hosted in the last year and was a huge hit with all our friends and family!... More 

1 Thank ijelic21
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Love this little place. Quick and friendly service and their Pork Souvlaki skewer in a pita makes for a delicious lunch!

Thank Laura N
Cold Lake, Canada
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Very healthy serving and great tasting food for a very reasonable price. Will do it again. Was there with 2 full families.

Thank hom409
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The best Greek restaurant in Ottawa hands down. It's all authentic and made fresh to order. Great quality, great prices and big portions. Delicious!!!

Thank Giuliana T
Ottawa, Ontario
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Small place, so limited seating places. Unless you reserved your table, arrive early if you want a table. Right in downtown Ottawa. Excellent food! The fish was great. Can get expensive for a lunch meal but worth it.

Thank Hole_Hole

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-695-1185

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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?