Best of Houston® 2021

Best Of Houston® 2021: Best Greek Restaurant

The classic lamb and beef gyro is the "sandwich" that put Niko Niko's on the map.
The classic lamb and beef gyro is the "sandwich" that put Niko Niko's on the map. Photo by Schaefer Edwards
Best Greek Restaurant: Niko Niko’s

What more can be said about Montrose stalwart Niko Niko’s at this point? After serving up authentic Greek classics and their own twists on a smattering of American classics for over three decades, the Fetokakis family’s restaurant is nothing short of a Houston institution. Whether you’re looking for a classic gyro with tender lamb and beef with killer tzatziki on some of the best pita in town, lovingly grilled kebobs with a few dolmades for good measure, or the always satisfying burger and fries (the slightly-sweet bun is heavenly), Niko Niko’s never fails to impress.

The Niko Niko’s empire has expanded over the years with a gyro stand in Market Square Park and another restaurant up in Spring Branch, but the original location on Montrose will always have a special place in our hearts (and stomachs).

2520 Montrose
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