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Olympia Diner

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$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian, Diner
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Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
2048888884
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Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Winnipeg, Canada
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144 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fast seating, good drinks, good service, no pressure. We had an appetizer, a gyro, Greek salad, and the Greek fries - always my favorite. Reasonable bill!

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Thank Stephen H
Winnipeg, Manitoba
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127 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband & I were in the area for a social, so decided to check this place out. Had the moussaka served with Greek salad & lemon potatoes, all excellent. They gave me enough moussaka for two more meals, which was awesome! My husband had the 2 piece chicken souvlaki along with the Greek salad & lemon potatoes. He was... More 

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Thank waltra
Winnipeg, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at Olympia many many times. Have not been back since it's closure. Driving by it and viewing the junk that is pilled up in the kitchen window, which is facing Portage Ave, is disgustng. It has always been an eyesore. I had hoped once the placed was ready to be reopened that would be taken care of.... More 

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Thank Elizabeth F
Winnipeg
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134 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I had chicken souvaki (sure that isn't the right spelling but it is early am), greek salad, lemon potatoes. Excellent potatoes, about three pieces of chicken on this plate and no tomatoes in the greek salad. Kitchen was off that day I have eaten here many times and it was much better. Perhaps difficult to get a table of ten... More 

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Thank SmartAlec2
Winnipeg, Canada
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144 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Temporary closure is over - family is happy. Good food, lots of it, and a reasonable price. Great staff and wonderful attitude. Go a little later in the evening to miss the rush!

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Thank Stephen H
Winnipeg, Canada
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This family owned Greek style restaurant has been in the neighbourhood for 15+ years and is a trusted favourite of the locals and well worth the effort to get to if you're from out of town. It's all homemade, the prices are reasonable and the portions ample. I guess that's why it's always got a steady flow of customers. You... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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144 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Food was good and at a reasonable price. Had the gyro platter and the seafood wrap. Dessert was Greek and good. Service was fast, even if the place was full. Make reservations on the weekend!

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1 Thank Stephen H
winnipeg
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

We recently moved into the Westwood area and wanted to find a nice restaurant to dine at. We are sick of the amount of chain restaurants so we came across Olympia being a family owned Greek restaurant. My husband and I love Greek food and have been multiple times since discovering it. I have sat in for dinner during a... More 

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Ashern, Manitoba, Canada
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Four of us enjoyed dinner here. We were seated quickly, ordered appetizers and then our meals. Appetizers seemed to take quite a while though they were tasty when they arrived. (They were out of calamari ... A disappointment) The meals were tasty (gyro pitas, a burger and lamb chop dinner). Salads sides were fresh and Greek fries were tasty. Lemon... More 

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Thank Terri S
Barrie, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

The abundance of yummy food was just what we needed after a 14 hour drive! Quick service, tasty greek lemon potatoes and pitas. Service was quite efficient despite a shortage in the kitchen. We would be regulars if it wasn't 2000 km away! Restaurant is right on Trans Canada if you go through town. it can be quite busy so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: 2048888884

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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?