Cosmic Cantina

1920 Perry St
Durham, NC 27705
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Customer Reviews (51 reviews)


on Citysearch Mar 05, 2009
The Cosmic Cantina is a sham, a travesty, an abomination and a crime against humanity. The restaurant (does it earn that title?) should be condemned as a gesture to our neighbors to the south. I've had some terrible... (more)

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on Citysearch Jan 04, 2009
Most people will talk about their burritos, but please do not ignore the rest of their menu. Burritos are great, but they have so much more to offer besides their giant burritos. I personally love their tacos with... (more)

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on Citysearch Oct 08, 2008
Cosmic Cantina, a little hole-in-the-wall above Perry St. in Durham, is one of those places you miss when you're not in town. It's in a studio-loft space on the second floor with a back deck in a quasi-urban area, and... (more)

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on Citysearch May 25, 2008
There are a few reasons why I really like Cosmic Cantina the portions are huge, the food is so so inexpensive and their open until like 3am on Saturday night. (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 22, 2007
So I heard the Cosmic Cantina had the best Mexican food in Chapel Hill. That is far from true. The food is average and service was far from what I expected. We got there and it took a while for the hostess to greet us and seat... (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 11, 2007
This is a great spot to get authentic mexican food at a cheap price. When I'm low on money I take my kids here. The portions are very hefty so it's easy to share. One can easily feed a family of 5 for under $15. I also like that... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 26, 2007
Please don't listen to the reviewer who recommends two *chain* restaurants instead of this kooky, eclectic, awesome restaurant tucked away on 9th street. I can't think of a better place to grab a steak burrito at... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 10, 2007
Bland, uninteresting flavors catered to an audience unaccustomed to real Mexican food. I grew up in New Mexico and Los Angeles, so I know Mexican food and this place leaves much to be desired. Aside from that, the... (more)


on Citysearch May 20, 2007
We went to Cosmic Cantina for the first time today. I expected it to be kind of a dump and it was, and that's not a "charming, fun" dump, just a plan, dark space, although it was late afternoon and desolate. Staff were not... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 12, 2007
a Durham classic. not to be missed. I think the veggie burritos are the best. don't go for grande unless you're sharing with 3 people. (more)
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Recent Comments

delicious food at a nice cost- this is always my "comfort food" stand-by!... (more)
Jessica, Jan 25, 2010

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