Triangle Square Shopping Center, 4853 N.C. 55, Durham.
Cuisine: Latin American.
Rating: ** 1/2
Prices: entrees average less than $10.
Atmosphere: shoestring spare.
Service: eager to please (lunch served cafeteria-style).
Recommended: empanadas, pabellon, pernil asado.
Open: lunch and dinner daily.
Reservations: not accepted.
Other: Visa, MasterCard; no alcohol; smoke-free; kid-friendly.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in four categories:
**** Among the Triangle's very best.
*** Rewarding experience.
** Generally acceptable.
See Greg Cox's weekly
e-picurean column and check out the searchable restaurant database at http://triangle.com/dining/.