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5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
+1 205-856-2424
10:30 - 21:30
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Sun 10:30 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We go there a couple of times a month. Service is fast, food is good and the price reasonable. The only draw back is trying to get in the parking lot.

Thank Ellie S
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We found this restaraunt on our walking tour of down town Birmingham. We were seated immediatley and served sweet tea in a large wide mouth jar. We tried the choose three humus-- it was pretty good. My son, a vegetarian, had to tomato-basil soup. He loved it. I had lamb with Meditarrian veggies-- fantastic!

Thank smmjohnson2
Gardendale, Alabama
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118 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is one of the few places around opened after 9PM. (9:30) We had the Philly Cheesesteak wrap, plain - just beef, onions, peppers, Swiss cheesy on a wrap. This is one of my favorite things here. I finished it off with a piece of pastacio baklava. Outstanding dinner at 9pm on a Monday night. Service is always great.

Thank AM4774
Springville, Alabama
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

From the outside, thought what kind of place is this, nothing fancy. You order at the counter and the freshly prepared food is either delivered table side or out on the patio, we choose the patio. We had the gyro plate and the burger plate. The food arrived quickly by a polite and friendly staff member. The gyro plate was... More 

Thank Deborah K
Birmingham, Alabama
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59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

One of my "go to" places. Love everything they serve from their omelets to their platters. They have lunch specials which are just somewhat smaller portions of their regular menu items - great value. Love their mint tea. You can't go wrong with anything on their menu.

Thank Bjaya
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Tried the Gyro place in Trussville, AL. Similar to the one in Auburn, Insomnia. But cheaper and with better lunch menu. Had the gyro lunch special. 6-7 pieces of gyros and came with one pita and hummus dip and side salad and a drink for 8 dollars and some change. Not bad for lunch.

Thank Rozi O
Gardendale, Alabama
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118 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped by on a Sunday after church. It was very crowded. We had the chicken kabab lunch special. It has changed from when remember it but its still good. It was four pieces of grilled seasoned chicken breast with grilled peppers and onions not really kabob style. It was delicious. It was served with humus, rice pilaf, fresh pita... More 

Thank AM4774
Odenville, Alabama
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111 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Although a bit out of the way, it is worth the trek for the gyros. The tzatziki sauce is perfect and the bread is lightly toasted. Don't forget the Mint Iced Tea.

Thank Big_Spicy
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

My family and I visited today for the first time. The food was very good. Service was fine. Everyone enjoyed what they had. Looking forward to going back when we are in the neighborhood.

Thank Tony B
Clay, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 4 May 2015

If you want good food from good people, this is the place. I have lived in the eastern section of Jefferson County all of life, and this is the best place with a different type of menu. The wraps, the plates, the baked potatoes and the other items sets this establishment apart from other restaurants. On top of that, the... More 

Thank Doug R

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5614 Chalkville Rd, Birmingham, AL 35235-2149
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-856-2424

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?