We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
5410 Page Road, Durham, NC 27703 (Slater Road)
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
All 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
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

268 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 264: English reviews
Cary, NC
Level Contributor
278 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pros: Good location to meet people for lunch Nice decor inside Friendly service Cons: With high ceiling, the place is very loud and conversations can be hard to hear Food was just OK. It's not better than other Mexican places that charge 30% less The place is pleasant enough looking at it. The decor is good and modern. It says... More 

Thank viperflt
Apex, North Carolina
Level Contributor
177 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice for a business meeting near RTP. Good service and great food. Usually seating is not a problem especially if you get there a little before noon.

Thank Mac D
Cary, North Carolina
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good restaurant close to RTP with great service. Food was good but not exceptional. A price performer

Thank Forestcat02
Morrisville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
67 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was really a great food with wonderful ambienc, service and great food quality. Really liked the avocado related dishes..overall great experience..

Thank Neeraj B
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner on a Tuesday night and was surprised how busy it was at 8 pm. There is a large bar and high tables in the front area and lower tables and more quiet in the back. Seemed to be many business people dining as there are several hotels and offices in the area. Quite a variety on... More 

Thank KBR99
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. We had prompt service and the food was pretty good. The kids meals were also good. They had grilled chicken with cilantro rice and loved it.

Thank Ashley B
Durham, North Carolina
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This restaurant is close to RTP and is a go-to favorite for lunch time. I also recommend it for dinner. Guacamole is wonderful as are the chicken tamales. This is more upscale and gourmet than a regular Mexican restaurant. Great margaritas! Parking can be a challenge at lunch and Mon-Fri after work.

Thank 2-from-nc
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

You simply cannot go wrong with anything on the menu! Staff is great. I really like the steak tacos...

Thank trueNCheel
Tucson, Arizona
Level Contributor
95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Being from Arizona, I get to experience great Mexican food any time I want. Traveling to North Carolina I I didn't expect to be impressed by a Mexican food place but I was. The group I was with wanted Mexican food so we went to Mez based on recommendations from several. The food was fantastic, wonderful blending of flavors. The... More 

Thank Scott E
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife on our trip to Durham. Really enjoyed the chef's spin on traditional Mexican food. Empanadas were exciting with a little kick. Had a burrito that was quite filling. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank The_Cov

Been to Mez? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $30
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5410 Page Road, Durham, NC 27703
    (Slater Road)
  • Public Transportation: 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.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 9199411630

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Mez staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?