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Barrio Comida

Wesley Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DE, England
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (46 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“ox cheek” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Wesley Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DE, England
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

papas taco is out of this world, as is the rest of the menu and the staff. When I tell my West Coast/LA/Nevada friends about it, they are so dismissive, until they learn the owner has sourced local corn etc. I also love the atmosphere:...More

Thank AnnaKCinci
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Went to Barrio Comida several times for lunch. Best tapas in town! It was a great restaurant to go to. The food and drinks were amazing and the staff were great! Hope to see Barrio Comida open again soon!!

Thank Bagus08
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Holy Mole!! As Taco fanatics I really don’t know why it had taken us so long to visit this place but we finally did......twice! People bang on about the location, yeah it’s pretty awesome watching the night creep in over an iconic bridge or two...More

1  Thank MattBlackGB
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Enjoyed really delicious, fresh Mexican food here recently, had selection of tacos. Excellent location on quayside, friendly atmosphere, best food we had in week off travelling around, easily. Highly recommend. Inexpensive for the quality.

Thank _m_doyle64
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Short menu consisting of a couple of starters then a good selection of tacos. The oyster starters were incredible, big fat Lindisfarne oysters with a dollop of lime, coriander and onion dressing. The tacos were delicious. We had steak, chicken, butternut squash and belly pork...More

Thank GillLesArbres
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Barrio Comida is situated in an old shack on the Quayside. The view is lovely and the atmos is nice, especially on a Sunday with the market. The food mainly consists of soft tortillas. Each dish consists of two tacos and costs around £4.50. You'll...More

1  Thank Nick C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My favourite restaurant in Newcastle- have been twice and outstanding service and food both times. Order 2-3 dishes per person, and definitely guac to start! Will be back very soon.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

From California and have lived in the UK for 10 years and good Mexican food is hard to come by but this place was 100% the exception. Must try very authentic.

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We ate on Friday evening before we went off to a gig at the Cluny, a gentle walk along the river. The staff were really helpful and instructive as there are a few little quirks to learn. Easy when you know how. The food comes...More

Thank OwenKR-2016
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I'm quite familiar with good Mexican food, and so I was thoroughly delighted to find some of the best Mexican food I can recall in Newcastle. The salsa dips available with the chips were fantastic, and really offered a great range of spice. The menu...More

Thank VictorianDavid
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wesley Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
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