Friday Five: Lunch Specials from Around the World
If you’ve already given up on your New Year’s resolution to bring your lunch to work, we’re not here to judge. In fact, with so many delicious lunch options in Downtown Oakville ranging from Thai and Japanese to Greek and Indian, we can’t really blame you! Here are 5 restaurants that offer irresistible lunch specials from around the world:
Colossus Greek Taverna – 221 Lakeshore Road East
If a little trip to Greece on your lunch hour sounds like the perfect winter escape, head over to Colossus Greek Taverna. Pictured below are the chicken souvlaki lunch special and gyro pita combo. Available for $14 and $9, respectively, it’s the cheapest vacation you’ll take all year!
Miso Sushi & Tapas – 221 Lakeshore Road East
Enjoy a traditional Japanese bento box lunch at Miso Sushi & Tapas. Served with soup, salad and a selection of Japanese and Korean menu items like sushi, teriyaki, bulgogi, japchae, and tempura.
Mye Japanese Restaurant – 143 Church St
Oakville’s first Japanese restaurant is famous for its high-quality sushi, but there’s so much more to explore on their lunch menu, including soba and udon noodles, donburi (rice bowl dishes), tempura and teriyaki. And with lunch combos available for as little as $9.50, you can sample some of the best Japanese food in the GTA without breaking the bank.
Riyasat Indian Restaurant & Bar – 263 Lakeshore Rd E
At lunchtime, Downtown Oakville’s newest Indian restaurant offers a selection of Thali – an Indian-style meal made up of a selection of various dishes. Starting at $13.99, each Thali includes a mix of dal, curry, rice, bread and dessert.
Soontorn Bahn Thai – 210 Lakeshore Road East
Bahn Thai’s lunch special includes soup, a spring roll and main dish with rice for just $13.95 plus tax. Choose from Thai classics like red, green or yellow curry, pad thai or a stir-fry for your main.