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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
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (16 reviews)
“saganaki” (11 reviews)
“lamb” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like eating at this restaurant because the food is consistently good & the service is very professional. The restaurant has been renovated since we last visited in the fall. It looks like a taverna on one of the Greek islands. Tonight, we ordered the...More

Thank oakville6910
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered takeout from this restaurant for a big family gathering (Orthodox Easter Weekend). It was the most delicious dinner that we have had from a Greek Restaurant in a long time. Fresh salad, delicious calamari (both grilled and fried) and their seafood pasta is...More

Thank Anna Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming here and to the Port Credit restaurant for years. The restaurant is extremely well managed, great location in Oakville, very clean restaurant, good parking out back. Consistently good food, well presented. I, of course, always have the Saganaki, great presentation. I...More

1  Thank GeoffL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Ordered a red wine that was just okay. The lamb burger we were told would take at least 20 minutes to cook, fine. When we got the lamb burger it was so thick but small in diameter. Why not make a...More

Thank BelaN74
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Family dinner celebrating a few things. Lamb is excellent and we shared a large mixed appetizer plate which was very good. Waiter was very good and personable and lived it when we had been to Greece a number of times. We have visited this restaurant...More

Thank JMark2014
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We went Saturday night - around 530pm and the place was already half full with the rush peaking around 730pm according to the waiter. The Lamb Souvlaki dinner was excellent. The Lamb in particular was cooked perfectly at medium. Portion size is quite generous, especially...More

Thank loews
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful birthday lunch honouring my wife and one of our daughters in law. Service was attentive but not intrusive and the menu offered plenty of variety. The space had been renovated since our last visit giving it a light and airy atmosphere....More

1  Thank Nick F
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Very good food, we ordered lamb and fish of the day for dinner and we were not disappointed. Wine is decent and desert is delicious. Service is friendly and quick.

1  Thank mmezens
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best kept secrets in Downtown Oakville. The restaurant is very nice, neat, cozy and the staff awesomely friendly. I tried the Greek beer, blonde, very fine. Our starter, the Saganaki, very delicious. We both went with the grilled Lamb, on...More

1  Thank Luis D
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal - beginning with grilled octopus, saganaki and a tapas plate full of wonders. For the main meal, three of us shared two "specials" (lamb and seafood linguine) and an additional plate of scallops (ordered off menu). Everything was delicious. The fourth...More

Thank Ann L
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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
US$26 - US$105
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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