Gyros, Yeeros, Yiro! Call it what you want but we all know it, love it and need it in our lives. There’s no better cure for a grumbling belly than those piping hot pita wrapped goodies. The Gyros scene has seemingly exploded in Sydney with shops popping up every which way, and we couldn’t be happier. So in celebration of this mouth-watering Greek street food here is our Top 5 Favourite Greek Gyros finds in Sydney.
Zeus Street Greek, Drummoyne
You know Zeus, right? Ancient Greek God, holds a lightning bolt and rules over Mount Olympus. Well, he’s a stylishly presented little eatery in Drummoyne, serving amazingly great food at a very affordable price. Often brimming with happy customers the atmosphere has a relaxed casual vibe, making you feel like part of the family.
Yiro Yiro Greek Street Food, Belmore
In the heart of Belmore lies Yiro Yiro, a proud provider of delicious Greek food to the locals. Founded by Con Boucas, Yiro Yiro is all about quality ingredients and great taste. With a range of Greek classics to satisfy any hunger, from gyros to souvlaki and fresh fried haloumi, check out Yiro Yiro for your next hunger fix.
Plateia – Where Friends Meet, Potts Point
The Potts Point locals seem to love this joint, and for good reason. With huge portion sizes and quality food this place is undoubtedly value for money. As the name states, ‘Where friends meet’, you’ll definitely get that welcoming vibe as you enter the restaurant. Specialising in traditional and authentic Greek food, Plateia is a fantastic place to grab a quick feed on the go or to dine with friends to have a good feast.
EAT GRK, Beverly Hills
One of the newest additions to the Gyros scene, EAT GRK brings the best Greek food to the streets. They offer simple, authentic cooking methods combined with the freshest ingredients and have created an atmosphere where people would happily come back week after week. Match a tasty gyro with their amazing haloumi chips, and revel in life’s culinary wonders.
Gyros Fix, Five Dock
Gyros Fix is a family-run business that serves traditional gyros and what they refer to as Greece’s ‘best kept secret’, Skepasti. Sitting on a corner of busy Queens Road in the Inner West, it’s relatively new to Sydney’s Gyros scene and serves fresh, no-frills Greek food at its best. Their lamb gyros is easily the most popular menu item and for good reason…
Dear readers, think we’ve missed a top Gyros store in Sydney? Is one of your favourites not on our list? Let us know below in the comments.