Mateo Bar De Tapas

Top 1% of restaurants in Raleigh-Durham
9 / 10

5 expert reviews

“Traditional Spanish tapas get a Southern tilt at this happening Durham destination pairing small plates with an extensive wine and sherry list sourced from Spain.”

– Zagat

Where Where
"Housed in the old Book Exchange building in the heart of downtown, Mateo Bar de Tapas offers a casual yet refined menu of Spanish small plates with a Southern inflection." Full review
Tasting Table Tasting Table
"The South meets Spain in this lively spot on a power corner of Durham's revitalized Downtown." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"A poster child for Durham’s remarkable comeback, this James Beard–nominated ‘bar de tapas’ is downtown’s culinary anchor." Full review