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John's Gyro and Mediterranean Food

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121 W Orange Ave, Foley, AL 36535-1948
+1 251-970-2268
10:30 - 17:00
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Mon 10:30 - 18:00
Tue 10:30 - 17:00
Wed - Sat 10:30 - 18:00
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Foley, Alabama
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place for gyro lovers. They are friendly and provide a great gyro. They are in Foley also.

Thank eabaron60
Fairhope, Alabama
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Tired of same old flavors we are glad we chose Johns Gyros. This was a welcome change to other restaurants around here. I bet he's been here for many years but we just discovered them. The Mediterranean Platter is a very good way to experience the wide variety of what this place serves. Will visit again and again as we... More 

Thank WolrdPanda
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Never had the type of food they serve and was impressed with the taste that it leaves behind in your mouth. My taste buds had me wanting another bite after another. My friend ordered the food so I could not tell you what it was we even ordered but thought the price was too high until I had the first... More 

Thank HopeReed
Cancun, Mexico
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129 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stopped in for lunch this afternoon and I have very mixed reviews. No greeting, told menu was up on the wall to the side. Ordered two Gryos and two glasses of water. Thought the total seems a little high and when asked I was handed a receipt from the register. We were charged $1.00 for two glasses of tap... More 

Thank ourtime
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Nice little restaraunt serving traditional gyros. The food was delicious. We went for lunch. Definatly a great downtown find

Thank Susanne G
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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148 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

My wife and I were made aware of this place by a friend. We travelled up from Gulf Shores and found it easily. Walked in the door and looked up at the menu written on a chalk board. Stepped up to the counter and placed our order. When we were their so was the owner John who was doing the... More 

Thank Don B
Lake Charles, Louisiana
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298 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

On a recent trip to the Gulf Coast area, our family was looking for something different. We decided to try John's Gyro. It was great! They call it John's Gyro for a reason. They mostly serve gyros and have a good selection of unique combinations. We tried the grape leaves, and they were very good too. I believe that the... More 

Thank Julesfromlc
Springfield, Illinois
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

We had been to John's in previous years and wanted to return because the food is good and quickly prepared. The gyros are delicious, french fries perfectly done, wait staff/cook very friendly. Restaurant is clean but has some age which adds to its appeal.

Thank TravelerIL15
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We ordered from here in the past and took our order to go. Once home and tried our gyros...we were pleasantly surprised. They were delicious. :)

Thank Sgirl0629
Foley, Alabama
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

This was the first gyro I had ever eaten. The meat has a wonderful spice seasoning and a light cucumber dressing...it was very tasty. The owner and staff were very accommodating to a Southern girl who had never eaten this type food before.

Thank smithl251

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Greek, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 W Orange Ave, Foley, AL 36535-1948
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Foley
  • Phone Number: +1 251-970-2268

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