Mezzidakia

Mezzidakia
71-73 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5TF
  • Telephone 0141 221 0202
  • Bar open Sun–Thu noon–11pm; Fri/Sat noon–midnight.
  • Food served Sun–Thu noon–10pm; Fri/Sat noon–10.30pm.
  • Pre-theatre times Mon–Thu 4–6.30pm; Fri 4–6pm
  • Pre-theatre price £15.95
  • Email
  • Website mezzidakia.com
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From the same stable as Topolabamba and Chaakoo Bombay Café, dishing up a diverse menu of East Med mezze.

Eating & Drinking Guide

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Mezzidakia bills itself as an Eastern Mediterranean restaurant, with dishes spanning the various cuisines of Turkey, Morocco, Greece and Lebanon. If a menu that far-reaching fills you with dread, you’ll be heartened to find such a harmonious and accomplished selection of dishes on offer. Diners can choose from an extensive menu of small plates. Food arrives as soon as its ready and fresh ingredients take centre stage, with vegetarians and seafood fans being well catered for here. The menu is designed with mixing and matching in mind and the flavours go well together. The Turkish flatbread pizzas taste great alongside the Greek filo parcels or the Lebanese lentil curry. Located on the busy dining thoroughfare of St Vincent Street, there is lots of competition nearby – some of it coming from sister restaurants Topolobamba and Chaakoo Bombay Café. Like those other ventures Mezzidakia has arrived fully formed, with confident trendy stylings, affordable lunch menus, good drinks choices and slick efficient service.

The List's rating
7

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Tara Hepburn visited Mezzidakia on 19 February 2019
  • High point: Truly compatible small plates selection
  • Low point: Deliveroo drivers popping in and out can disrupt the atmosphere
  • Notable dish: Feta parcels with honey
  • Average price: £9.50 (set lunch); £18 (dinner)
  • Delivery: Deliveroo
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Halal options, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Pre-theatre menu, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Contemporary lounge jazz
  • Capacity: 113
  • Largest group: Approx 25
  • Open since: 2017
  • Number of wines sold by the glass: 5
  • House wine: £16.85 per bottle
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