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Barrio Cafe

) #11 of 2,597 Restaurants in Phoenix $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
+1 602-636-0240
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (224 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I know Mexican...you know the place is real when you walk into a joint and can smell it. This intimate restaurant is on an intimidating street - hardly the setting for a world-class experience. I was skeptical. You walk in and are greeted by a...More

Thank Mark107
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice time, & Fellowship with my Bff Kelly Quigley, The chips & salsa & guacamole and pomegranate and cilantro ,Was delicious, I had the Kahlua amaretto and coffee it was really good and my friend Kelly Quigley had a bloody mary which was...More

Thank Tamera H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the most amazing dinner yesterday. Food was superb. Guacamole the best I have ever tasted. Prawn and avocado taco was mouth watering. The slow cooked port was a highlight but all my friends had amazing food. Great service. Well recommended.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is good-on the expensive side, but good. Our complaint is with the server and the automatic gratuity added. We had party of 7, we were never told and I don't recall seeing it on the menu, that a gratuity would be included. We...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read this was voted one of the best Mexican restaurants in USA so had to check it out and when we visit Phoenix you can bet we will come back. Loved everything about it .. the decor .. the service .. the live...More

Thank chattygirl7491
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just wanted some normal Mexican food after a long drive and I ended up being disgusted by most of the food here. I appreciated the free bread but the nasty, spicy tomato concoction they put with it was terrible. Just give us butter to...More

Thank Stickulus
Reviewed 1 week ago

The neighborhood does not inspire confidence (park behind the building and enter and exit through the difficult-to-open back door) but once safely inside there's some first-rate if pricey Mexican food with Oaxacan features and some dishes to avoid. Unusual was the guacamole made at the...More

Thank IntlTravlrRevwr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chicken Poblano was excellent. Chicken breast with sauce, mashed potatoes and nice mixture veg's. Great service . Tacos we're soft and delicious. You need to stop by when in Phoenix.

Thank weekendwonder1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We heard about this place from Guy Fieri on his television show: Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives...so we popped in to check it out, and the food here is DELICIOUS! They do a roast pulled pork thing that is mouth-wateringly good...you must have this if you...More

Thank stardust2newyorkcity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place had great food. Their quesadilla boracha, cochinita pibil, and the duck were all amazing. Everything went together well with great flavors. The drinks were good too.

Thank Matt E
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27 November 2016|
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Response from _jeffreyharakal01 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea as I have never been to Chandler Mall- just enter them both on Google Maps or Mapquest for directions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-636-0240
  • E-mail
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