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Papa Mojo's Roadhouse - CLOSED

5410-Y Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713
+1 919-361-2222
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
1 Aug 2014
“Alas, Papa Mojo's has closed”
21 Jun 2014
“From Louisiana”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
5410-Y Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 August 2014

In late July there was a very short article in the Raleigh newspaper saying that Papa Mojo's was closing when their lease ran out in August. We went by the very next day to find that we had misread the article and the restaurant was...More

Thank Caroline171
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We love to eat here! When you walk in the doors you feel as if you are stepping into Louisiana - the aligator bites are a favoirte of ours and make sure you dont pass up the corn muffins! You cant go wrong with a...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 2 June 2014

We only planned on having dinner but went to papa mojos late on a Saturday. The band was great The shrimp and Grits were amazing as was the buttermilk pie. We will definitely be back.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Papa Mojo's has a great N'awlins menu and the food matches the excellence of that menu. Their seafood is always great.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 20 February 2014

This restaurant used to have great and interesting food. Have been there about 10 times, typically for lunch. But it has gone downhill. The pan fried oyster po boy sandwiches used to be great, now they are just good. The oysters dont have that melt...More

Thank docnc
Reviewed 15 February 2014

This is one of our favorite places. The food is off the hook. All authenic Cajun. Seafood Gumbo & Shrimp & Grits are wow ! I have not had anything that was not delicious. The bread pudding with ice cream was great if you like...More

1  Thank rjr88
Reviewed 19 January 2014

When we first arrived here, the place was filled with smoke, as though they had a small grease fire. If we weren't meeting friends who were already there, I probably wouldn't have stayed. My wife asked about it as we were leaving and was told...More

Thank Moncurian
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

We were seated next to a band that was just about to play. After we had finished our below average food the owner/manager asked us how long we were going to be as they wanted more room for the band. After about 2 minutes he...More

Thank Matthew E
Reviewed 17 November 2013

Last night we flew back to Raleigh-Durham and the five of us celebrated by going here. Our daughter Karin said that she had never eaten here before, but had heard good things from her co-workers at Durham Tech. We all ordered a variety of items--my...More

Thank MartiAbell
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I've lived here for years and have always heard great things about this place; hidden in a strip mall. Tried it for the first time today and am kicking myself for not going sooner! We tried the beignets (hot and delicious), the shrimp and crab...More

Thank Rachel M
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5410-Y Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-361-2222
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