The Kafenio has long served as a social center. in the old days it was excusively for men to arguing, discussing, relaxing, play card games or backgammon. Then as now, the latest news is exchanged, especially shortly before political elections, it can become quite hectic here.
In the present time also more and more women and tourists are seen here.
The here commonly consumed beverages are Greek coffee, beer or ouzo. There is no obligation to order. The prices are lower than those of taverns or restaurants.