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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” (30 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“chilli beef” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
84 Claypath, Durham DH1 1RG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Read the reviews and wanted to taste for myself...not dissapointed. Service great as we were looked after the whole time. Never had nachos so good, puts the local franchised restaurant to shame. A small place and a little noisy on a Saturday evening, but this...More

Thank AHarker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my opinion this is the best place to eat in Durham! It's small and informal, the staff are friendly and helpful. Food is cooked to order and they will adapt their dishes if possible upon your request. Lovely atmosphere and the food is the...More

Thank Doncorn_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been wanting to visit Tia's for months and decided to go one Monday evening.Tia's is situated down the hill at Claypath where you will be greeted with a lovely welcome in this little cosy place. You were given nachos and a dip on...More

Thank Jacqui G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with my girlfriend for a date night! Not being familiar with Durham, the restaurant was really easy to find, tucked away on one of Durham's sloping streets. It's only a small venue but we received a warm welcome from the busy but friendly...More

Thank Dean_Ball
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Warm nachos and dip on arrival to nibble whilst looking at the menu. Lots of choice on the drinks menu. We went there specifically for the vegan menu and we were not disappointed! We had Tia's special starter to share and enchiladas for main. All...More

Thank Sarah4949
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Went there on a saturday night night food out of this world very very fast service, made to feel welcome as soon as we walked in the door food was delicious and plenty of flavour definately go back again in the near future staff made...More

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Lovely food, nice atmosphere not too loud, we visited mid week. Food was lovely, chips were proper chips not awful oven chips! Good value on the happy hour menu.

1  Thank rachaellp89
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was fab. The portions of food where huge and very tasty. They also had a great vegan menu with lots to choose from which was great for me. Would certainly recommend

Thank ell_bra
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the loveliest place to relax and have a meal in Durham city centre. We have s nice trip to Durham and enjoy our meal with cool atmosphere.

Thank princeiseoluwa
Reviewed 9 May 2017

well, we came back to this little gem of a place to eat after not being for a couple of years and all I can say we were not disapointed. The woman who runs front of house is delightful, friendly and alround bubbly and remembered...More

Thank jessica b
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Questions & Answers
13 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
USD 8 - USD 26
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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