Greek food in Columbus OH.
Our restaurant is 100% Greek owned, and offers a variety of classic Greek dishes as well as recipes from our family. Our website will provide you with information on our wonderful restaurant, offer help with catering decisions, and to welcome feedback about your dining experiences with us.
Whether you’re in the mood for a delicious Greek food made with the freshest ingredients, or even a juicy feta burger and Greek fries, King Gyros is the perfect restaurant for you. Enjoy mouth-watering gyro sandwiches, falafel, juicy lamb chops, authentic stuffed grape leaves, tasty baklava, and our wonderful Greek salads. Today we’re cooking up some Greek Specials in our kitchen just for you!.
Don’t cater your next party or business lunch with the same foods that everyone expects, call us today to learn more about how you can make your next event memorable with our catering services. Looking to treat someone special? One of the best gifts you can offer is that of a great meal, visit the gift certificate page for details. Be sure to stop by our Greek Health page to learn more about the benefits of a Greek diet.
King Gyros owner Yanni Chalkias was born in Rodos Island, Greece. As the oldest of four brothers, he helped his father in the spice business since the age of eight. Yanni’s family moved to Ohio from Greece in 1976, in 1983 Yanni moved to Columbus with his family and worked at Fisherman’s Wharf, his Uncle’s restaurant, for several years.
After opening and operating several restaurants throughout the 1980’s, King Gyros Greek Restaurant was opened with the family in 1991 to give people in Whitehall and the east side a fast casual dining experience. In 1992 Yanni’s parents, who owned Vaso’s Greek Restaurant, retired overseas. Since then Yanni has grown the business, expanded the menu, made annual improvements restaurant, and continues to make the best food with old family recipes.