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Mediterranean Garden

2203 McKinley Rd, Side of the Building Facing W. Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6893
+1 423-328-7685
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pita bread” (10 reviews)
“pitas” (9 reviews)
“dolmas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2203 McKinley Rd, Side of the Building Facing W. Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6893
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance and I LOVE this place. The atmosphere, service, food, and owners are all spectacular. The atmosphere is warm and inviting and you really can't go wrong with the food (it is all very authentic and fresh and affordable) but some of our favorites...More

Thank Kara M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The food here is awesome! I recommend the red pepper hummus---the best I have ever had. The chicken gyro is delicious also. There is a veggie platter for the vegetarians. Love the atmosphere also and the owners, who were also our waiters were so friendly....More

Thank WB_NC
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places that you hear about by word of mouth and am I glad we did. The food was fantastic, but the owner makes the place. She owns it, cooks, cleans, and waits tables. Her personality makes it all worth while...More

Thank Rusty B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Nice restaurant with good atmosphere in a former factory building....remodeled and has this restaurant, apartments, and offices. Nicely renovated. Food is good and very good portion. It was served quickly and by a friendly server. Nice place to meet with friends and be able to...More

Thank greenwel
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This restaurant is difficult to find and has another name, Red Mezze or something like that, but it's worth the hunt. Good variety of well-prepared Turkish food, good service, nice decor, quiet and tasteful. Prices are mid-range.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I've been to Mediterranean Garden (Red Meze is the alternate name) twice now. The first time I believe I was served by the owner, who was such a genuinely pleasant personality that I thought, "I'm enjoying this even before I've tried the food". I wish...More

Thank danieltrow
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Large group of 8. Service was friendly and excellent. All loved their food which was reasonably priced and portioned. Staff kindly answered all questions. Would go again. Only drawback is an odd location and were remodeling when visited.

Thank NickieD21
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great place to take someone special. Great food with a very friendly staff. If you want a restaurant with menu much more interesting than your run of the mill chain restaurant, this is it.

Thank enmiii
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I love to go here for lunch when I've got an hour or more. I like to try lots of things from their menu, but I think my favorite is the three appetizers of your choice- which I usually get their roasted red pepper hummus...More

Thank Jules C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I have never had a bad meal @ the Red Mezze as it's now called. Always fresh and delicious. So thankful for a restaurant like this in the Tricities.

Thank sugarcookie111
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2203 McKinley Rd, Side of the Building Facing W. Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6893
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-328-7685
Here at RED MEZE CAFE (Mediterranean Garden ), We offer a wide variety of delicious options such as our succulent kebabs,gyros, delicious pita , and Baklava for dessert. Guests are welcome to bring their own wine to enjoy during their meal. Reservations are accepted and special occasion parties invited. Come visit our family-friendly restaurant for a comfortable and delicious dinning experience.
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