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325 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
22 Feb 2017
“Nice place for tapas before DPAC”
26 Jul 2016
“great Tapas”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
325 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Visited Taberna for the 3rd time recently. It is always a treat to be able to sample a variety of small plates, paired with nice Spanish wines. I can't say i recommend any specific thing, since everything I have tried is excellent. Go here and...More

Thank darrell h
Reviewed 26 July 2016

very enjoyable Tapas, good environment. especially good for lunch. quiet for lunch, louder for dinner.

Thank omidsafi
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Really enjoy the meal. First time at Tapas restaurant and family selected 6 different dishes to share....good choice of meats, fish and vegetarian. Must try the bacon wrapped dates!!

Thank Britinus
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I'm afraid they pale compared to Mateo. The choices aren't very creative or extensive, but it's not bad!

Thank sjsweitz
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Eaten here with 2 and with 12. Excellent food, service, ambiance...everyone loved it. Tried a number of the tapas

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 12 November 2015

A great place for pre-theater/concert. They are familiar with diners' needs to be served and dine a bit more quickly, and do not get in a huff because of it. Plus, tapas can be made added on if the diners have more time.

Thank patsyt914
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Found Taberna in Our State magazine on our first trip to Durham. Lived in Madrid, Spain for five years and have yet to find a tapas restaurant that brings me back there. My search has ended! Absolutely fabulously prepared tapas and pinchos with a tiny...More

Thank GhislaineM
Reviewed 20 December 2014

We really enjoyed our meal here. There were not a whole lot of really authentic Spanish tapas dishes, but what they do offer is of a high quality and flavorful. Main courses were very good also. Service was professional. I'm not sure we had room...More

Thank raindance01
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The spicy shrimp was the best of all the tapas. I can't find it on the on-line menu, but it was on the menu at the restaurant. IT had a nice kick to it. The other tapas were kind of bland, but none tasted bad....More

Thank RaleighFrench
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Brought my out of town friends here for dinner on a Saturday night. Glad we made reservation because the place is kind of small, especially for a group of 6. I knew I wanted to order the traditional paella. The hour wait was definitely worth...More

Thank Liliane540
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.37 km away
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 325 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 9197971457
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