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Olympic Gyro

1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
+1 215-629-9775
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (12 reviews)
“slouvaki” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Fast food, Middle Eastern
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1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is my favorite place for gyros. I had previously reviewed Olympic and commented about one of the employees being not especially friendly, but on my visit today she waited on me again and she couldn't have been nicer or friendlier.

Thank Vegas Vick
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Lamb Slouvlaki & fresh fries (nice & crisp) are to die for! All in 5 minutes. I can't wait to eat here again.

Thank Jacque H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

After a hard day of touring, we went to the Market Area and found the Olympic Gyro. The portions, especially on the platter, were generous and tasty. Would definitely return if in that area again.

Thank JustPeachy4576
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Walking thru the Reading Terminal Market, we couldn't decide what to eat. Then we found this place. Sat right down, ordered gyros and fries. Wasn't disappointed at all. So tasty, much better than expected. Don't pass this place up!!

Thank Trent T
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Love this place! So yum. If you're a frequent customer of the Reading Terminal, or you live in Philly and you've never had one, definitely try it.

Thank Alexandra J L
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I limit my gluten intake for health and tummy issues. This place is hands down the best gluten free gyro that I have been blessed to ever roam across. The quality and precaution they take is great. When ever I get the urge to eat...More

Thank beatricea146
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The service and attentiveness of the staff is top notch. The food is your typical Greek countertop faire but it doesn't disappoint. The food is quick and well prepared and they truly care about their product. Well done.

Thank mrpesce
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This was our second meal stop at the Reading Terminal Market and once again we were not disappointed! Service was fast and attentive! Gyro's came out piping hot and piled with tzatziki sauce which made me quite happy! Must try if you're at the market!

Thank ktyost
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Olympic is the place to stop for a Gyro. Situated same side as Baskin Robbins behind Carmens - there a plenty of bar type seating available to enjoy your meal. The warm Gyro with the freshest ingredients makes it hard to not just eat one....More

Thank DiAlJo
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Ordered chicken breast, got chicken thigh. No apology nor credit for food not eaten when brought to owner's attention. Greasy salad and sides. Will not return!

Thank mrbg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-629-9775
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