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Mez Contemporary Mexican is a member of the locally owned and operated Chapel Hill Restaurant Group. The Award-winning group also includes Lula’s, 411 West Italian Café, Squid’s Restaurant and Oyster Bar, Page Road Grill, and CHRG Catering.

Mez is located in the heart of the Triangle, just minutes from Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Durham and Cary off I-40 (Exit 282). Our menu features traditional Mexican recipes with a modern, healthy twist, and uses locally grown organic products whenever possible. Daily food and drink specials reflect the changing seasons and the skills of our talented staff.

Customers can choose to dine inside in our beautiful light-filled dining room, or outside on one of the area’s most comfortable and attractive patios. MEZ also offers a beautiful private room and balcony that can accommodate 80 to 100 people for business lunches, meetings, rehearsal dinners, or any other occasion. Off site catering is also available for groups of any size.


Payment: MC, Visa, AMEX, Diners, Cash

Average Price: Lunch - $10 / Dinner - $20

Reservations: Accepted by phone (919) 941-1630 / Online Reservations

Other information:

  • Dress Code: Casual

  • Full ABC permits

  • Parking: Plenty of free, onsite parking

  • Patio: Yes

  • Private Dining: Yes

  • Large Parties: Yes

  • Off Premise Catering: Yes

  • Delivery: For large groups. See Catering

  • Take Out: Yes

  • Split Checks: Yes

  • Wheel Chair Accessible: Yes

  • Smoking: Outside, 25 feet from Doors

  • Gift Cards: Available for purchase during business hours at Mez, or anytime Online