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Colossus Greek Taverna

221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
+1 905-849-8175
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (16 reviews)
“saganaki” (11 reviews)
“lamb” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This bright and energetic Greek restaurant has very good food and friendly service. It is warm and comfortable.

1  Thank JALToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food was ok but the wait for takeout was more than 30 minutes after we were told to arrive for pick up

Thank M F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible. Tiny portion. Bland. Soggy. Chicken souvlaki was way over cooked, tender like a catchers mitt. I would have been disappointed if it was cheap, but it isn't.

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While in Oakville decided to stop in and try Colossus. Delicious Mediterranean food with ample portions. Photo is of pork belly sandwich, saganaki, lamb souvlaki and Grecian salad. Almost everything was top notch except the rice, which was just average, but everything else including ambiance...More

Thank Aaargh G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mid week dinner at this restaurant with great location and able to survive over the years the changes downtown oakville. Good service, friendly and personal, medium-high prices. The Babà ganush was gigantic and really excellent. The Seafood stew, one of the special, was really nothing...More

Thank Nolinice
Reviewed 9 April 2018

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 8 April 2018 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 April 2018

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 1 April 2018 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
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$105
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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