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4429 Lehigh Rd, College Park, MD 20740-3127
+1 301-927-6717
10:00 - 21:00
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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259 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could not finish my chicken gyro. It just did not taste right! I will no be back to Marathon Deli.

Thank innerbum1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Marathon Deli as we passed through town and stopped to take my college freshman son to lunch. It's a small deli that specializes in Greek food. The food was very good. We had the gyro platter and the chicken gyro special. Both were very good, massive amounts of food, and well seasoned. I was a little disappointed... More 

Thank 1antonacci
Centreville, Virginia
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289 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Went here for lunch two days in a row because it was quite good. The gyro platters were very good and large enough for two, free drink refills (although you have to ask), and the service was excellent (the cashier was super nice and the owner (?) checked in on us). I'd definitely go back.

Thank 5Psi
Centreville, Virginia
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587 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Really small place with limited seating, but the food is really good. The gyro platter is enough for two to share, or to take home a decent sized portion. Lots of great gyro meat and it's delicious, although I would have liked a few more pieces of pita. Good fries and very tasty salad, too. They have all kinds of... More 

Thank RYC88
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this very small, hard to find parking and in need of a remodel establishment. We are somewhat frugal when we eat out and this place attracted us with the reviews on yelp. Each of us had the gyro platter with fries. My wife and enjoyed our meals, the gyros were not the best we ever had, those would... More 

Thank Joe S
Laurel, MD
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Marathon is a family tradition; I've been going there since 1979. It's a little hole-in-the-wall place with parking out front. Outstanding gyros, but don't miss the seasoned fries. Also great souvlaki. Worth a look if you're near the University of Maryland.

Thank flydiveski_business
Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place! The food is consistently delicious. The place is small but the service is fast. A favorite of the UM crowd. The Gyros are the best. And the French Fries can't be beat.

Thank AnnHBaltimore
Baltimore, Maryland
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I've been here a couple of times over the last few years. Each time the staff is super friendly and the food is delicious. Great Gyros!

Thank Dave L
Washington DC
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129 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I often order the GYRO platter in lamb for the two of us for dinner. It is so generous and large and you can even ask for a little more salad. Way too much for one person. Try the baklava too

Thank Paoball
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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156 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

It's a college dump. It's narrow place with a counter and a few tables in the back. It feels dirty and reviewer mentioned a cockroach!!!! I'm sure the college gets get food to go and don't even notice. I went with a friend who always orders the souvlaki and loves it. I tried the loukanika which is sausage in tomato... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4429 Lehigh Rd, College Park, MD 20740-3127
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  College Park
  • Phone Number: +1 301-927-6717

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