The heart of COPA's menu will focus on tapas and cocktails inspired by late 19th century and early 20th century recipes from Cuba. These dishes reflect a time when the port of Havana was a crossroads of cultures and flavors from across the globe.
Old world spices mix with new world flavors
Local ingredients meld with historic recipes

photo courtesy of Preservation Durham

In the Heart of Durham

COPA will be located in the beautiful, historic Baldwin Lofts at 107 W. Main Street.

Coming early 2018.

About Us

We plan to open early 2018. We'll update this site when a specific date has been set.
Lunch: Tuesday–Friday, 11:30am–2:30pm Brunch: Saturday–Sunday, 11:30am–2:30pm Tapas: Tuesday–Saturday, 5:00pm–11:00pm
Many of the favorites from Old Havana will be coming with us to COPA. In addition, we're excited to add a new menu of tapas and small plates centered around the flavors and ingredients of 19th century Cuba.

What others are saying

"[Roberto's] pork, locally and sustainably raised, is the best in town." –Victoria Bouloubasis, INDY Week
Our State
"In Durham, a city of dreamers and doers, Elizabeth Turnbull, Roberto Copa Matos... represent both categories." –Katie Saintsing, Our State
La Buena Vida
"Roberto's passion and attention to detail from his artist days carries over to the kitchen." –Toriano Fredericks, La Buena Vida Magazine