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Mezza

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45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2918
860~415~4656
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 20:30
Tue - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mezza, formerly Pita Spot, is still one of best Mediterranean restaurants we have dined at. You forget it's in a strip mall once you enter. The servers are knowledgeable about the menu and make recommendations. We have been including this restaurant for lunch for many years and always leave happy, stuffed and ready for a nap when we check into... More 

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Hawaii
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Our first time to Mezza Mediterranean Grill, formerly the Pita Spot. We loved it. So many wonderful flavors with each dish we tasted. Lala was our server, she guided us through the menu and our selections for appetizers and entrees. She was great. The appetizer sampler with falafel, stuffed grapes, hummus, baba ghannouj and tabouli was a great mix to... More 

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Albany, New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

There aren't a lot of tables here but it would be worth a wait to get a spot for the food at Mezza. We had a variety of items and liked them all - a great mix of traditional foods from the middle east. The appetizer sampler was a great introduction to the menu. The chicken Lala had two at... More 

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Mystic, Connecticut
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

First time customer for take out after a long work week - yay, no cooking Friday! Citrus salad, hummus with pita, spinach pie…all 3 choices were fresh and delicious. Hummus was delicious, spinach pie was just right with a nice lemony taste. The pita bread was soft and fresh. Next time I will stay to enjoy the food and the... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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202 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Trying foods from different cultures is always a treat but our meal at Mezza was amazing. We had meat pie, spinach pie, shankleesh pita, Lala chicken, ashta and two mixed fruity drinks. Everything was excellent! The staff were friendly, explained what the foods were and made suggestions. Would definitely recommend a visit to Mezza (formerly the Pita Spot).

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Norwich, Connecticut
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185 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We have been several times since opening couple of years ago , when it used to be called "Pita place", and always enjoyed their food. The humus and the falafel are as good as you can get out of Beirut or Tel Aviv. Plenty of vegetarian choices and also some good and some just ok meat dishes. One critique is... More 

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Thank Cacabesa
Mystic, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This place is wonderful! It's my favorite restaurant in Mystic! Everything is always fresh and full of flavor. It's a great spot when eating out with people that are vegan, gluten-free or meat-eaters. There's something for everyone. The wait staff is friendly and welcoming and will explain the menu and what might work for your particular tastes. Delicious! So grateful... More 

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Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My family has enjoyed Mezza (formerly The Pita Spot) for years. It is simply one of our favorite restaurants. I am of Lebanese decent and have high expectations of Lebanese cuisine. I can honestly say, this is some of the best Lebanese food you will ever eat. We always start the meal with the baba ghanoush, a dip (it's more... More 

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Watertown, MA
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Everything that we had was excellent. All dishes were fresh, homemade, and full of flavor. Our server Liz was wonderful with terrific suggestions. The owner Vivian stopped by our table to ensure that everything was perfect. We especially enjoyed the arugala & goat cheese salad with La La chicken, the falafel, the tabouli, and the hummus. Highly recommended.

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Thank epconde
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at mezza. The staff was pleasant and helpful with recommendations and were never over attentive or absent. The atmosphere was warm but not fancy or casual- somewhere in between. We tried the lentil soup and warm moussaka to start. Both were very good. We had the chicken shawarma and fiery falafel wrap for our entrees.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860~415~4656
Description
Conveniently located less than a mile from downtown Mystic, this quaint Mediterranean Grill has charm and ambiance, outdoor seating, and on site parking. Authentic, fresh, home-style cooking & all natural ingredients.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?