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Colossus Greek Taverna

221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
+1 905-849-8175
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“saganaki” (12 reviews)
“greek salad” (16 reviews)
“lamb” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
221 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1H7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food is delicious. Menu has tons to choose from and you can taste the fresh ingredients! Great atmosphere and very lovely wait staff!

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing Spanakoropita and dolmades!!! Fabulous imported beer sets the mood for a top Greek fest! Sit outside and watch the world go by. Good variety and choice with traditional Greek classics - pita, fried haloumi, lamb to die for!!!!

Thank alvanniekerk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Lakeshore Colossus years ago, so we were interested in comparing it to the Oakville location. The Oakville interior is cosy and I prefer it to Lakeshore. Servers were prompt, professional, and pleasant. $11 loukaniko appetizer platter...delicious and generous. $15 fried calamari...hot, fresh, tender,...More

Thank m p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here about 4 years ago and couldn’t believe we would be charged for pita. How were we going to eat the dip? Food was good but never went back until this weekend. Big mistake. They’re still charging $1 for pita so you can...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This bright and energetic Greek restaurant has very good food and friendly service. It is warm and comfortable.

1  Thank JALToronto
Reviewed 6 May 2018

food was ok but the wait for takeout was more than 30 minutes after we were told to arrive for pick up

Thank M F
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Terrible. Tiny portion. Bland. Soggy. Chicken souvlaki was way over cooked, tender like a catchers mitt. I would have been disappointed if it was cheap, but it isn't.

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

While in Oakville decided to stop in and try Colossus. Delicious Mediterranean food with ample portions. Photo is of pork belly sandwich, saganaki, lamb souvlaki and Grecian salad. Almost everything was top notch except the rice, which was just average, but everything else including ambiance...More

Thank Aaargh G
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Mid week dinner at this restaurant with great location and able to survive over the years the changes downtown oakville. Good service, friendly and personal, medium-high prices. The Babà ganush was gigantic and really excellent. The Seafood stew, one of the special, was really nothing...More

Thank Nolinice
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We like eating at this restaurant because the food is consistently good & the service is very professional. The restaurant has been renovated since we last visited in the fall. It looks like a taverna on one of the Greek islands. Tonight, we ordered the...More

Thank oakville6910
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Veroniquedelane
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$105
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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