Uncle Gussy's

Uncle Gussy's

Food Truck, Mediterranean Restaurant, and Greek Restaurant · Midtown East
345 Park Ave (51st and Park Avenue), New York, NY 10154, United States
Hours:
Closed until 10:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
Price:
$$$$
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Lunch
Credit Cards:
No
Outdoor Seating:
No

Our specialty is the Tzatziki sauce, traditionally used in Greek Cuisine; our sauce leaves our customers wanting more. This wonderful and delicious sauce is prepared from scratch by our mother. We use nothing but the finest and freshest ingredients.

9.1/10

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    Gothamist
    "big chunks of chicken and lamb gyro over rice"(5 Tips)
    Uncle Gussy's
    "Mom's Tzatziki Sauce, Pork Souvlaki, and our crispy Seasoned Fries!"(9 Tips)
    Uncle Gussy's
    "We have the Double Shrimp Souvlaki Platter Today as the Special!"(8 Tips)
    Serious Eats
    "Greek food truck with solid souvlaki, friendly service, and..."(2 Tips)
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  • Greek food
  • gyros
  • tzatziki
  • spicy food
  • souvlaki
  • good for a quick meal
  • authentic
  • casual
  • delivery
  • baklava
  • seasoned fries
  • great value
  • family-friendly
  • chicken
  • orange cake
  • lively
  • homemade food
  • barbecue
  • pork
  • lunch
  • Wendy S.

    Chicken and lamb combo with TRIPLE THREAT sauce. Cue food coma

    Wendy Sung · 3 days ago
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  • Aditi S.

    Delicious gyro and platters

    Aditi Singh · 1 week ago
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  • ZZubin

    Solid for a cheap lunch. Meats better than usual street near quality. Definitely get feta on there

    ZZubin · 2 weeks ago
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  • Mya T.

    The lamb is great

    Mya Twersky · January 4
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  • Mina A.

    Lamb rice platter = more meat.

    Mina A. · December 10, 2015
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  • Lais S.

    Greek salad with souvlaki

    Lais Scheffler · August 14, 2015
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  • Meg F.

    The line is absurd, but if you're willing to wait it out the lamb is delish.

    Meg Farmer · June 28, 2015
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  • Vivek S.

    Very generous meat portions for 8 bucks. Leaves you satiated. One of the best food trucks in the city

    Vivek Singh · June 13, 2015
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  • Leigh Q.

    The best gyros! And ridiculously friendly!! Always a pleasure, and worth the wait.

    Leigh Quindara · May 22, 2015
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  • Lucilla F.

    Order ahead at http://unclegussys.com/menu/ before 11:00 am and specify time for delivery or pickup. They do take credit cards and Paypal on line. Between 11:30 and 2:00 p.m. is their busiest times.

    Lucilla Feliciano · May 19, 2015
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  • Dave K.

    Cash only. No sign. Long lines. Don't make the same mistake I did.

    Dave Klein · May 12, 2015
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  • Sara V.

    Delicious. I was looking for great Greek food with good tzatziki and I found this truck!

    Sara Vasquez · February 9, 2015
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  • What's Good Here

    If there's no line, either they're out of food or it is your lucky day.

    What's Good Here · January 15, 2015
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  • What's Good Here

    Skip the line and order ahead here: http://unclegussys.com/menu

    What's Good Here · October 4, 2014
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  • Gothamist

    This Greek food truck, serves up gyros, meat platters & crispy seasoned fries. Try the combo platter: big chunks of chicken and lamb gyro over rice; douse with tzatziki, hot sauce and a side of pita. Read more

    Gothamist · September 8, 2014
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  • Jouni P.

    Try the chicken salad

    Jouni Pärssinen · August 20, 2014
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  • Vasundhara S.

    Lamb gyro.. delish!!

    Vasundhara Saxena · August 18, 2014
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  • What's Good Here

    There's a reason why there's a line. The flavorful Greek plates here rival many restaurants. Do not be tempted by the fries. They are addictive.

    What's Good Here · August 13, 2014
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  • Paul S.

    Triple threat lamb is great

    Paul Singer · August 9, 2014
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  • Chris P.

    Greek chicken salad is great. Skip dressing and just add some tzaziki and hot sauce.

    Chris Pollone · August 6, 2014
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  • Patrick G.

    Lamb on Greek salad was yum. Maybe too much leafs in salad, not enough of the other veg advertised. But still delicious.

    Patrick Gille · June 19, 2014
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  • Howard W.

    If they have the homemade orange cake make sure to get it

    Howard Walfish · May 21, 2014
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  • Teo S.

    No seating but the church steps next door make a perfect lunch spot on a sunny day.

    Teo Sartori · May 2, 2014
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  • Al A.

    The hype is real. Shut up and wait in line.

    Al Alvarez · May 2, 2014
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    The butcher sent us a delivery so we will be out Today and Tomorrow. PARK & 51ST if your visiting #NYC Or just going in to work stop by.

    Uncle Gussy's · December 26, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Thank you for checking in with us and the support! Read more

    Uncle Gussy's · December 23, 2013
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  • Julia

    Get the lamb platter with tzatziki! Best lunch so far.

    Julia · November 27, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    In case you are checking in with us today, our fryer is not working and we will not be serving fries. We will let you know if this situation changes. Thanks.

    Uncle Gussy's · November 20, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Kalimera! Double, Double, Toil and Trouble! We have the Double Shrimp Souvlaki Platter Today as the Special! #GREEKEATS #NYC #FoodTruck

    Uncle Gussy's · October 31, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    For those checking in with us today, what are you having for lunch? Show us a picture of your meal!

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Mom's Tzatziki Sauce, Pork Souvlaki, and our crispy Seasoned Fries! Simple #GreekFood over at 51st and Park!

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    #GreekSalad with Rice is a healthy lunch over at 51st and Park #GreekFood #GrillinLikeAVillain

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Thinking about #GreekFood but don't want to wait in line, give us a call for pick-up or delivery #51st #ParkAVe (within a 5 block radius from foodtruck for delivery)

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Get the best Gyro on 51st&Park #GreekFood #FoodTruck #GrillinLikeAVillain

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Uncle Gussy's

    Stop by to get Mom's Homemade Baklava today at 51st & Park #GreekFood #Desserts #MomIsTheBest

    Uncle Gussy's · October 30, 2013
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  • Lobsters H.

    My husband had the lamb gyro and I had the chicken platter - both Greek and Spicy. It was delish!!!! And order the seasoned fries! Yummmmm. And I consider myself a foodie and I'm pretty picky.

    Lobsters Hudson · August 29, 2013
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  • Shannon

    Best gyro and chicken combo greek salad I ever had. Absolutely worth the wait!

    Shannon · August 23, 2013
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  • Shawn C.

    Don't know what's water the service or the food.

    Shawn Cheng · June 14, 2013
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  • Kartik D.

    Best lamb gyro I've had. Get the greek and spicy sauce

    Kartik Das · June 11, 2013
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  • Matt K.

    Freaking amazing. Just suck it up and wait in line.

    Matt Keo · May 3, 2013
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  • Serious Eats

    Greek food truck with solid souvlaki, friendly service, and homemade Greek specials like pork chops and baklava. Lines can grow long; go early or late to skip the lunch rush.

    Serious Eats · May 2, 2013
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  • Eric J.

    Line goes quick, staff is nothing but easy and friendly. Lamb over rice w hot sauce is incredible.

    Eric Jaffe · April 4, 2013
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  • Lori

    My favorite place for lunch and my favorite ppl!! :)

    Lori · March 28, 2013
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  • Michael D.

    Combo platter with Greek and Spicy sauce. I could eat it everyday. Best food truck in Midtown

    Michael Dunten · February 28, 2013
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  • Tim S.

    Place is awesome. Great Greek style food and cheap!

    Tim S · February 11, 2013
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  • Tyler L.

    House combo salad Greek and spicy = cheap and amazing

    Tyler L · January 15, 2013
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  • Rebecca M.

    Love the fries.

    Rebecca Mazza · December 17, 2012
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  • Renee F.

    Deliciousness. Love the Greek salad with lamb. The spicy hit sauce is HOT so I recommend getting that on the side.

    Renee F · September 26, 2012
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  • Anna

    House salad with chix -$6 and huge

    Anna · July 10, 2012
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  • Anna K.

    Awesome food!!!

    Anna Kemp · June 28, 2012
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