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84 Claypath, Durham DH1 1RG, England
+44 191 383 9001
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (27 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
84 Claypath, Durham DH1 1RG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a Monday evening (7pm we just missed Happy Hour which is between 5-7) on the recommendation of a colleague. Service was outstanding - friendly, warm, hospitable, made us feel special as a group. Food was amazing (as were the cocktails) - range of...More

Thank aratelli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent, authentic mexican food, and best plate of nachos ever. Everything tasted freshly made. Restaurant was extremely busy and noisy but it was one of the busiest nights of the year in Durham (Lumiere weekend). We felt as if we were the oldest people in...More

Thank Maddy57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in whilst having a 2 day break in Durham. My husband has coeliacs and the previous trip advisor comments and online menu convinced us to give it a try. Very knowledgeable owners/staff which gave us great confidence about cross contamination and what my husband...More

Thank LancasterSarahb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I took my mam and son here for my mams birthday meal because she loves mexican .We went on a saturday teatime.It was quiet when we arrived.We were quickly shown to our seats.The waiter was friendly.The food was awesome.I ordered chicken and sweetcorn enchilada.My son...More

Thank chacha8141
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Love this place - amazing Gluten Free menu choice-all delicious and generous portions! atmosphere lovely-friendly Good location for theatre and bars

Thank PoppyChester
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have never had a bad experience at Tias, the food is great, service is great, price is great and the sangria is amazing!

Thank S-Lou1981
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Table for 4. 1900hrs. Saturday night. Busy night, seated without any fuss. Drinks ordered, starters and main ordered. Food was delicious, staff were very helpful. Great setting. Very nice indeed.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 21 September 2017

First time booking at Tia's on the strength of previous reviews and had an enjoyable early evening meal prior to trip to Gala Theatre which is just down the road so a good place to go. Much nicer atmosphere in a very family friendly restaurant,...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is an excellent place to eat. Friendly staff and the food is excellent. We started with the Onion Rose Petals (you must try these). We also had Mexican Chicken (superb) and the Chicken Fajitas (also superb). Prices are very reasonable and the place has...More

Thank SMKing
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went here on a works night out booking had been lost but the staff were quick to sort tables out so the 10 of us could be sat together. Once we got seated the staff were brilliant helping with advise on starters and recommending...More

Thank Monty1112
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Questions & Answers
12 November 2016|
Response from littlemexican | Property representative |
Hi, we actually have a children's menu but unfortunately it isn't available online. We offer goujons & fries/ small margarita or pepperoni pizza/ quesdaillas/ mini chicken or veg fajita & a soft drink. We can also do smaller... More
13 June 2015|
Response from littlemexican | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we are closed on Sunday's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Claypath, Durham DH1 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 383 9001
Freshly prepared authentic Mexican cuisine including enchiladas, chimichangas, fajitas. Our menu also includes slow cooked ribs, handmade pizzas, fish, chicken and steak dishes. Food is cooked to order, so we can adjust our dishes to suit individual dietary requirements ie gluten free, vegan, dairy free etc. Please let us know any dietary requirements or allergens upon arrival. We have an extensive cocktail list as well as a wide selection of wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks.
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