We had a small greek salad, and we both had gyros. DELICIOUS!! Already have plans to visit again and know what we are going to have.
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I've been here several times over the years and I always talk my table into splitting saganaki to start and then I get the gyro sandwich. I don't bother with the fries and salad, but most people opt for the meal combo. It's always delicious....More
We were looking for a local place to experience and found the Olympic Flames Restaurant. What a great little place. Very good service from the single waiter and the food was delicious. The gyro was one of the best we've had but the Greek fries...More
The Olympic Flame Restaurant has been an east-side institution in Des Moines for many years, serving up genuine Greek food and wine. I'm not sure why I had never been there. But that all changed last night, when my wife and I decided to check...More
Oh how I love this place. The gyros are amazing, as are the many other Greek specialties they make. The flaming cheese is amazing and fun. This place serves food just as good as I have had in Greece itself
While in Des Moines for work, I came here back to back nights because the food was beyond excellent. I try to eat a different Greek places when I travel and this is the best in the mid west. The prices were good considering the...More
First time here and I'll be back. I had the lamb chops and it was delicious. They were a bit fatty and it was definitely finger food but still presented and cooked very well. The salad was lacking, very small. Overall, my experience was very...More
The food was excellent. The people working were very friendly & helpful with suggestions. We came in about 15 minutes before they were supposed to close, but they did not care & welcomed us. Fed us well & gave us a drink on the house!
We thoroughly enjoyed the excellent food and laid back staff. The flaming cheese appetizer was a highlight.