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Olympian Restaurant

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601 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501-3741
+1 252-523-0333
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Vendor took me to lunch there, I suggested it, he was very pleased as well....I love the Gyros...simple quality food at a good piece. What else do you want...

Thank Maurice L
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I didn't care for their food at all. It had no taste to me. I would not recommend wasting your time stopping there.

Thank Rose G
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132 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in a rush & needed something fast. We stopped here on a whim & were not disappointed. We were also in the mood for some non-chain food. This fit the bill perfectly.

Thank BSUBigboy
Kinston, North Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I love how they pack their pita with spinach and mushrooms and onions. It is so good I wanted to pack a cooler and take them with me.

1 Thank AGreeneReunioner
Loveland, Colorado
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135 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is not a fancy place but it is a great place for a gyros and single serving pizzas. And of course, you can't leave without having the baklava. Yum!

Thank Swandawg
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The food is usually quite good and the prices are reasonable. One of the best places to eat in Kinston.

Thank Pamela M
Tomson, GA, United States
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

My family has been eating at this restaurant since it was out on Hwy 70. The food is always good. Not a fan of the Ruben, but hey. The salads, especially the greek, are always fresh and delicious. Sometimes I even keep the potato salad. Sandwiches are top drawer! I love a restaurant that in consistent. When I order from... More 

Thank Lyndon F
All over
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

I love the Olympian. I discovered them back in 2007 and had a Spinach Pita. I was in love at that moment. Every time I return to Kinston I order that at least once. As much as I travel this country, I have NEVER found a Greek restaurant that serves Spinach Pita's. I love this place!!!!

Thank Pass-N-Through
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

It was good food at a reasonable price. There is a great selection and the staff is very friendly. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Steve H
Kinston, United States
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

A side salad and one chicken kabob is a great diet meal for me at this restaurant. They had delicious pizza and subs and greek salads, etc...good atmosphere and the staff is always helpful and friendly.

1 Thank Mary E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501-3741
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kinston
  • Phone Number: +1 252-523-0333

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