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Trader Gus Shell - Athen's Gyros

5420 Willow Rd, Waunakee, WI 53597-9133
+1 608-249-6720
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyros” (29 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“gas station” (10 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
5420 Willow Rd, Waunakee, WI 53597-9133
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trader Gus no longer owns the gas station. It is owned by kwick trip now as on of their mini stores. Conviently located. Staff are helpful and friendly

Thank dee A
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This is a place that I take visitors to as it is great food and drink. I used to frequent the food truck but now this is a sit down restaurant with a full bar. I went there the 3rd day after they opened. Once...More

Thank Arnie A
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The new restaurant is up and running. Same great gyros and burgers / fries etc. well priced. Great atmosphere to eat in and a drive thru as well. New bar with a bunch 6+ of beer taps and full bar. Beer is inexpensive $4-5/pint and...More

Thank C V
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I heard the gyros here were delicious and every bit as good as those that we treat ourselves to a couple times a year in downtown madison, however when 5 of us stopped here on a saturday evening in august for dinner, I was pretty...More

Thank T0p10Review
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome gyros, good portions and friendly staff! Wish they were open past 8pm and Sunday. I always stop by for a gyro and extra pita. Kids love them too.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have been going to Athens Grill (formerly Trader Gus) for the past 12 years. I visit on average about once a week. I feel compelled to update my previous review because, frankly, things at Athens Grill have changed. The restaurant is still being run...More

Thank Butch R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I'm not from the area, however, I have stopped by this place twice now passing through town and it hasn't been open!! When searching on the internet and google; Trader Gus, it displays the hours of the convenience store only, not the gyros place. Don't...More

1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My husbands favorite place for gyros. they are in the process of building a restaurant for sit down dining. The building was looking closer to being done when I drove past last week. I love their spanakopitas and the tzatkziki sauce. Gus is a very...More

Thank zenabeans
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is currently run out of a trailer in the parking lot but they are continuing to offer outstanding gyros. I must say that their fries are awesome... some of the best around. Can't wait until their restaurant opens with an extended menu. The...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I got the std gyros plus feta tomato and lettuce My wife hit the chicken gyro and both were great Fast and very friendly service

Thank Tom B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5420 Willow Rd, Waunakee, WI 53597-9133
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waunakee
  • Phone Number: +1 608-249-6720
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