The place to visit for homestyle Greek cuisine in laidback surrounds, Mezedakia on Portman Street in Melbourne’s Oakleigh settles for nothing less than perfection. Just steps from Oakleigh station, this comfortable Mediterranean restaurant inside Oakleigh Market is one of the area’s most sought-after dinner destinations. And with opening hours from Wednesday to Sunday for dinner only, you can count on this popular restaurant being packed – make your reservation well ahead of time!
Great neighborhood gem for authentic "home-style" greek cuisine (better than what's on offer around the corner in the popular eating mall). Well priced for food and wine (although wine list is small, and BYO is not possible)
best greek food ive ever had, the flavours are amazing, friendly staff and food is served very fast, if you want greek food that tastes amazing, you must try mezedakia
A hidden gem in Oakleigh, Mezedakia merges Greek hospitality with down-home cooking to give you the most authentic dining experience possible. One of Melbourne’s most respected restaurants serving true Mediterranean cuisine, Mezedakia keeps their cuisine traditional, using time-honoured recipes and cooking techniques that have been kept in the family for generations. Featuring live Greek music and entertainment, Mezedakia provides a feast for all the senses on Portman Street.
The best part about dining at Mezedakia in Melbourne’s Oakleigh, perhaps, is that the menu is always changing. Owner and chef Maria Krontiris is always whipping up something fresh and new back in the kitchen, so you never know what’s in store (except that it’s going to be awesome, of course). Everything on offer is market fresh, so expect to try some of the most flavourful cuisine you’ve ever had – make sure to ask your server what’s available! Reservations are highly recommended for this secret hotspot inside Oakleigh Market, so book early.