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Don't let the low-budget surroundings sway you: The gyros - think Greek tacos - at Gyros Place got class. Ground lamb and beef are formed into a tower and grilled on a rotating spit. Sliced to order, the meat's served on a warm pita and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, hot sauce and a garlicky yogurt sauce; $2.99 for a 6-inch gyro; 7510 40th St. W.; University Place; 253-460-8081.
IT'S THE CHEESE
Gruyere. Sourdough soaked in white wine sauce. It's a grand grilled cheese, at Over the Moon Café, 709 Opera Alley Tacoma; 253-284-3722.
For $3 you can feast at Vicala Market & Hot Deli>. Vietnamese sandwiches, or banh mi, are deliciously priced at $1.50 each. Slices of p