Feta Facts

A staple ingredient in Greek food, feta cheese is great in salads, as a dip for olives, or even just by itself. We all know that it tastes amazing, but what gives feta that unique flavour and, what are the health benefits of eating feta? Here are a few facts that may surprise you about […]

How Athens Got Its Name

There is a story behind every name.  Whether it is a person, an object, or a place, there can be a lot of history behind how something got its name.  For example, the iconic and historical Greek city of Athens has a wonderful tale behind it that any Athenian can be proud of.  Here is […]

How to Enjoy our Greek Take-Out on a Health-Conscious Diet

If you’re a health-conscious person, it can be a challenge to maintain a nutritious diet when you don’t feel like cooking and decide to order some take-out. Watching what you eat is a great practice, but who doesn’t need a break sometimes? Well, what if we told you that you don’t need to compromise on […]

A Brief History of the Gyro

  Gyros are always a popular choice when it comes to Greek food. You probably often think of how delicious they are, but have you ever thought of their history? While the idea of roasting pieces of meat on a rotating spit have roots which are thought to date back to ancient times, the modern […]

Greek on Wheels – Great Greek Vegetarian Options in Ottawa

  When you think of Greek food, you think of hot roasted slivers of gyro meat, mouth-watering souvlakis and marinated brochettes. Maybe you even think of crisp fried calamari – a classic Greek food favourite. However, for vegetarians (or for that occasional day when you want to eat like one), options are often limited to […]

The Olive: A Greek Food Staple

Greek food has long been associated with health and longevity. One of the aspects of Greek food that has been widely adopted in Western cultures is the olive, and of course olive oil. We use olive oil for everything, from stir-fries to salad dressing. Most people understand that olive oil is a ‘healthy oil.’ Smart […]

All You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Tzatziki

If you’re like us, you can’t get enough of tzatziki’s deliciousness. Whether it is served with a pita, part of a mouthwatering gyro, or enlivening a calamari platter, tzatziki is one of the things we love most about Greek food – and it’s long been a staple of Greek take-out. This tantalizing garlicky sauce is […]

When Our Take-Out Greek Food is Your Best Bet

It’s late. You’ve been working all day, and you really want a home cooked meal. But it’s dark outside and only pizza is open, right? Wrong. Greek on Wheels is open till 11 pm on Mon, Tues, Weds, and Thurs (and until midnight on Friday) to provide you with amazing Greek food delivery. We guarantee […]

The Health Benefits of Greek Food

Studies have shown that eating a Greek diet regularly can be one of the healthiest choices you ever make.  Eating the foods used in Greek cooking –even those in Greek delivery or take-out food – can reduce the risks of developing heart disease, cancer, high blood pressure, diabetes, and Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.  It is […]

Exceptional Ottawa Catering: Greek on Wheels

If you are hosting a large gathering – a party, an events ceremony or what have you – one of the best things you could do for your event is to make the right choice for catering.  Our delicious Greek food catering will make your party stand out from the rest and leave your guests […]