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Colossus Greek Taverna

221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
+1 905-849-8175
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (17 reviews)
“greek salad” (13 reviews)
“saganaki” (7 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made reservations online. The restaurant was packed on Saturday night. The decor reminds me of being on a Greek Island. The tables are close together. We couldn't eat outside because it was raining. We ordered a bottle of Thalia Sauvignon Blanc & mineral water....More

Thank oakville6910
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been coming here for years, even though there are closer Greek restaurants. Always delicious, always good service, always busy! Excellent quality food, very tasty. Nice atmosphere. Its the yardstick by which we measure other Greek restaurants. None we've tried are as good. (there's one...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Yes! Someone else said it is "consistently consistent!" Absolutely true and the reason we continue to go back - portions are large and taste is the best every single time - so not an accident - quality and taste are always there. You should make...More

Thank monalisaone
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We started with the dark volkan beer and that was refreshing. The dolmades was really good, beef balls wrapped in vegetable leaf. The entrees were lamb souvlaki and kalamari dinner. Both of these came with very generous sides of pilaf rice, salad, cheese and potatoes....More

Thank Steven881
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch at Colossus. The Greek salad was huge and flavoursome and the hummus with warm bread quite fantastic. Reasonably priced and reminded us of our trip to Athens in February this year!

Thank pandm2015
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We have eaten here many times when traveling into Oakville. The food is always good. Great for lunch or dinner. Fantastic location in downtown Oakville with a nice outdoor patio too. We will be back.

Thank Ssouthpaw
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was humming with activity. Lively conversations filled the air and sightings of plates heaped with colorful and delectable food embellished most tables. I felt like I was in Greece, not Oakville, Ontario. The food was prepared and presented with pride. I had the...More

Thank 62goodones
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Colossus is on the Main Street in down town Oakville. The tables outside are great, really villagey feel to it. Large Greek menu - spinach pies were delicious. Great for a lunch stop in between shopping.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I'm basically only writing this review because our sever Grace was PHENOMENAL!!!!! Honestly the best server I've had in a really long time. I'll be coming back here to be served by her exclusively. Food was also great, super light, flavourful, and of course recommended...More

Thank jessicaliske
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Colossus is one of my favorite restaurants. It is a perfect restaurant for lunch or dinner and for any occasion. Located in downtown Oakville.

Thank Cassandra C
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21 September 2015|
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Response from Wendy H | 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 26 - US$ 105
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: +1 905-849-8175
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