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Colossus Greek Taverna

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

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US$26 - US$105
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Greek
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just enjoyed a leisurely meal for a special birthday for my daughter. The waitress Kim asked appropriate questions, was helpful with regards to special dietary needs, and brought us birthday treats at the end of the meal. So kind. Everyone was dieting but she...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sandrag812
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Traditional Greek atmosphere. Friendly service. Mediocre food. Definitely not as good as some other restaurants on Danforth.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gusmouhtouris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

kitchen area is filthy as is the back entrance. not sure how a wheelchair gets in here or into the bathrooms? food plates appeared to have dirty dishes piled above dripping on them while waiting for delivery to tables. shocked by how bad the food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank monalisaone
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I love this restaurant! First - I love Greek food.. the variety and flavours... everything about it! I often purchase the family pack at the end of a busy day - I add to it including the Saganaki and additional chicken skewers. The family is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StyleMeLuxe
Reviewed November 17, 2018

I ate at that restaurant several years ago and had a good experience. I was planning to have lunch there and checked their menu that looked very promising until I came to the very end and read the following: "Proudly serving you free range, halal...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Urszula1982
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We ate here before a show. Food was great and service was lovely. Great choice for a quick good bite.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andrea A
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Our waiter left for the day after taking our order and had to wait for 20 minutes until the new waiter came to ask us what we had ordered. We ordered three items. One was a pita sandwich that looked anything but a sandwich. None...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mubde A
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just returned from dinner at Colossus on Lakeshore, Oakville. The outside patio was the best part of the experience. We ordered the lamb souvlaki- Lamb skewer was cooked properly but small. Half the plate was rice, potatoes were not true Greek...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank deesignr
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time at Colossus. We decided to eat on the patio. Both of us had the large greek salad with a skewer of chicken souvlaki. Large portion of salad. Very tasty. Chicken wasn't dry at all. Tziziki sauce was bland. Wish the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rosemarieb337
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The food was bland, the chicken was dry and over cooked, the salad was soggy and only 1 olive. The portions were small.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Imafoodie69
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November 17, 2018|
Response from latka999 | Reviewed this property |
I’m assuming it would be the same - they’re just a few kilometres from each other. But don’t know for sure.
September 20, 2015|
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Response from WendyH291 | 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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