Wherever outdoor picnics, festivals, or food trucks are located there are bound to be some enticing food options available, however none are more enticing than the classic gyro! This traditional Greek food item is a fresh Mediterranean pita with loads of yummy fillings inside. Traditionally, gyros are best served with lamb, but if steak or chicken is your thing, gyros are easily customizable to tailor to your specific tastes. Today we're featuring some of our favorite gyro recipes to share our love of this festive and simple lunch item. We're also featuring our new favorite Spicy Chicken Shawarma recipe, which is a Middle Eastern version of the classic gyro, and is topped with delicious fresh veggies. Are you getting hungry yet? Check out these great recipes below!

Lamb Meatball Gyros with Yogurt and Mint
Fried Chickpea and Arugula Pita Sandwiches with Lime Tzatziki

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