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Dos Perros

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200 N Mangum St Ste 101, Durham, NC 27701-3364 (Parrish)
+1 919-956-2750
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Durham, North Carolina
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
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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Thank plumgirl59
Durham, North Carolina, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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Thank John F
Buffalo, New York
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
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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Thank peggiesfarm
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450 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
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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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
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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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Chelsey R
Durham, North Carolina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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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1 Thank FUNandFITandFAMILY
Raleigh, North Carolina
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124 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
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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Thank Z3tz
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
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

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Mangum St Ste 101, Durham, NC 27701-3364
    (Parrish)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-956-2750

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