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200 N Mangum St. Suite 101, Durham, NC 27701 (Parrish)
9199562750
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 59
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Not your typical Tex-Mex

Had a quick dinner here and was looking for some healthy fare. Have been to some trendy Mexican restaurants in other cities lately and was surprised to see a real lack of interesting tacos or small dishes. (Apparently they have a separate taco night menu.) Mostly this menu is full of larger... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
peggiesfarm
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
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135 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Durham, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Very good salads, great windows on the street, nice staff and gluten free! Upscale and clean with extensive menu choices for all diners in your party. Go before your DPAC event.

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Durham, North Carolina, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food is always delicious and a great dining experience. The service has never disappointed us. As someone who needs to eat gluten-free, I love this place and what they have to offer.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Had a quick dinner here and was looking for some healthy fare. Have been to some trendy Mexican restaurants in other cities lately and was surprised to see a real lack of interesting tacos or small dishes. (Apparently they have a separate taco night menu.) Mostly this menu is full of larger entrees. Don't shy away from the wild boar... More 

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Top Contributor
250 reviews 250 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We've eaten at Dos Perros a long time ago for dinner and once when they offered weekday breakfast. This time we made a reservation for Sunday brunch and were easily seated (it was very sparse at 10:30 on a Sunday. Members of our party had the boar chorizo, eggs and chorizo, and the hangover burrito. Portions were decent, we had... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I've spent much of my life in Texas and have a pretty low opinion of most restaurants that try to pass themselves off as "Mexican". Dos Perros stands out as the one I would go back to. The cuisine there is more akin to actual Mexican (ie not Tex-Mex) and I would recommend it wholeheartedly over any other Mex place... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

While this place doesn't feature a kids menu, we were told they would accommodate and adjust for the kids. Which they did, however, the menu is extremely limited so our daughter wouldn't eat anything. The service was extremely poor. Our waiter essentially ignored our table then waited around while I paid the bill. The food and drink were mediocre. We... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

You will want to read the entire menu...It will be difficult to choose...You will be SO happy you visited this unique restaurant, no matter what you order!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Our reservation at this busy spot on a Friday night was a good idea. We have enjoyed Dos Perros before and chose it even though we were in Durham to attend a show that evening. We parked in a deck a block away for free. We were seated promptly and service was attentive without making us feel rushed. Spicy cocktails... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

A friend and I decided to give it a try and we both were pleased. We had reservations so we did not have to wait. The waitstaff was friendly and service was good. It was a nice atmosphere, lively and there is full bar with tvs. I ordered the pan-seared trout stuffed with crab meat and it was amazing! the... More 

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Naples, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Had dinner here before we attended Wicked. It is a little hard to find as I did not see a sign on Magnum Street except for "open". We were a few minutes late for our reservation because of this. Service was excellent and friendly. Food was very good and unique dishes. Far from traditional Mexican food. Enjoyed a glass of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 N Mangum St. Suite 101, Durham, NC 27701
    (Parrish)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 9199562750

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?