Perfect for a speedy weeknight supper or weekend lunch; juicy grilled chicken tenders are tucked into pocketless pitas and served with a dollop of delicious Greek tzatziki sauce, shredded lettuce, and feta. Also awesome for a party! Just make in multiples and let guests assemble their own gyro.

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Spicy Greek Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
6 mins
Total Time
36 mins
Servings: 4 gyros
Calories: 137 kcal
  • 1 TB olive oil extra virgin
  • 1 TB lemon juice
  • 1 tsp garlic minced
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 3/4 tsp dried oregano
Tzatziki Sauce
  • 1 cup Greek yogurt
  • 1 cucumber small, peeled, seeded and diced
  • 4 plum tomatoes seeded and diced
  • 1/3 cup red onion minced
  • 2 TB fresh dill chopped
  • 1 TB lemon juice
  • 2 tsp fresh garlic minced
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • hot sauce for serving
To serve
  • 4 pocket-less pitas warmed
  • 2 cups romaine lettuce thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese
  1. Combine all marinade ingredients in a shallow bowl.
  2. Add tenders, toss well to coat, and marinate for 30 minutes at room temperature or several hours to overnight in the fridge.
  3. Combine all Tzatziki sauce ingredients and keep chilled.
  4. Coat a grill or grill pan with cooking spray and heat on high heat.
  5. Cook chicken for 3-4 minutes per side, until browned and cooked through.
  6. Layer greens and grilled chicken on pitas. Top with Tzatziki sauce and garnish with feta cheese.
  7. Serve warm.
Nutrition Facts
Spicy Greek Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 137 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 12%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 19mg 6%
Sodium 1106mg 46%
Potassium 389mg 11%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 5g
Protein 9g 18%
Vitamin A 54.2%
Vitamin C 18.1%
Calcium 17.5%
Iron 4.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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