Across from the church of Old Taxiarchis you will find a “hidden gem”, Paxata. An atmospheric cafe bar which has preserved the medieval charm and characteristics of the village. Here you can enjoy coffee, sweets, snacks and drinks of high quality. Paxata’s cozy terrace is the ideal spot to relax and enjoy your morning coffee or a drink at night.
Amista Cafe, not seen at first glance, is just a short walk before the entrance to the medieval castle of Mesta, opposite the old Monastery of Panagia, where the church is located. Beautiful and warm ground floor coffee, a traditional house, made of stone and wood, the large fireplace is dominating the place, where you can enjoy your coffee by listening to lounge music.Amista combines traditional stone and high-rise wooden roof with modern yet warm décor, inviting you to taste the wide variety of beverages such as chocolate, tea, coffee, as well as spirits and cocktails. In the summer you can enjoy Soft ice cream, cool salads, various small snacks as well as club sandwiches with fresh french fries.