Mezes by Alex and Christine is a very pleasant family-run restaurant with an excellent Greek kitchen on the island of Crete in the charming village Koutouloufari.
If you say Mezes, then you can also say Alex and Christine, who are the owners of the restaurant.
These friendly people will offer and guarantee you a true experience of delicious home-style cooked food and warm Greek hospitality.
Here you find the tradition where you are looking for.
Mezes is a well known Greek word for a combination of authentical Greek specialities, you have the chance to experience the way the Greek people eat and drink.
Take all the time it takes to enjoy a traditional way of eating.
Mezes has been there since 1997 and has got many customers from all over the world like British, Irish, Dutch, German and Scandinavian customers.
It is striking to see that most of the customers don't just spend one meal, but keep returning frequently during their vacation to enjoy and try out other meals.
Here are a few examples of how the menu looks like at Mezes:
Tsatsiki, Taramo Salad, Potato Salad, Stuffed Vineleafs, Little Meatballs in Sauce, Village style Sausages, Fried Mushrooms, Greek Salad, Mixed Grill Dish (Souvlaki-Lamb Chops-Grilled Chicken), Rice and Chips, Carafe Red or White Wine, Coffee and Ice Cream.
They also serve a Seafood-Meze or even create your own Meze, if you should want to.
But of course there are also other authentical Greek meals on the menu to choose from.
You can also eat gluten-free at Mezes when you show your diet-card.