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Mez

5410 Page Road, Durham, NC 27703
9199411630
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Ranked #61 of 641 Restaurants in Durham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Slater Road
Transit: Mez is located just steps away from the Triangle Transit Authority's bus stop on the corner of Slater Road and Page Road. We are also within walking distance of the Triangle Transit Authority's new Transfer Station slated to come online in the fall of 2008.
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Good drinks, good food, good service, really packed, enjoyed the beef fajitas and Platinum Margarita.

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Cary, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Atmosphere is amazing, lovely outside, great service, terrific manager, Jamie! Fantastic food- chef has incredible specials. Love the shrimp appetizer , guacamole - can't be beat!

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Irvine, CA
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

I ate here with colleagues on September evening. I had 2 splendid margaritas, wonderful bbq brisket (I know, not exactly a Mexican specialty) accompanied by mashed sweet potatoes. The service was attentive. All in all, a very good meal.

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Durham, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great helpful staff, bar options are great if a little expensive, appetizers awesome, and I love the quesadilla.

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Cary, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Been to Mez before and thought food was very basic and overpriced. Had not been back for food but decided to go with friends for a quick beer or two after a long week. Ordered two Stella drafts and paid 6.40 each and they were poured into water glasses. For that kind of money could you please use the proper... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We had an enjoyable dinner on the Patio... The Guacamole and variety of Salsa's were excellent!! I had a simple Quesadilla with Chicken Tingle - spicy chicken - my guests had the Salmon with Spinach and the Shrimp dish - the food was fresh and very flavorful!! Great restaurant. Very busy!! The reasons this is not a perfect score is... More

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tinton falls, nj
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114 reviews 114 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

real nice ambience. Had the tiplapia over grit dish recommended by the waiter. wonderful food. will go back again.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Every menu item I have had at this restaurant is delicious. I can't speak to authenticity, but for someone who eats a lot of Moe's and calls that Mexican, this is very much real Mexican food. The quesadillas are always so melty and amazing, and their chips and salsas really satisfy.

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Devon, Pennsylvania
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187 reviews 187 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This past Sunday we met friends at Mez on our visit to Raleigh/Durham area. The food was good not great. The service was OK. Not the southern hospitality I was expecting. The waiter was a nice guy but so laid back it was rather annoying. The Mexican menu was so passe. Not the new and authentic dishes you see these... More

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kings mountain, nc
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Okay....snob here and I admit it freely.....the Spinach Enchilada was to DIE FOR.....amazing creamy spinach, side of black beans, and rice.....the sauce was amazing.....never been before and went twice during the week of 8/10-8/15/14 because of business......I went with 5 people for lunch both days and everyone loved their meals....some people had the fish tacos and beef dishes.....Service was incredible... More

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