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Barrio Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
+1 602-636-0240
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (247 reviews)
“cochinita pibil” (58 reviews)
“churros” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
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1 - 10 of 987 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best part of this visit was the unique graffiti murals in this neighborhood. Outstanding. As far as the restaurant, the food is very good but overpriced. Seems very popular but it won’t be for us.

Thank woodie2012
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a small mexican southwest cafe. It is small but friendly service was good a little tight on seating. The food is very good I would recommend the cochinta pibil this pork dish is tender and seasoned perfectly. My wife had the carne asada...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Barrio Cafe is tiny but loaded with character and charm. I’m so glad the locals pointed it out to us! I can’t say enough about how delicious the food was. From the guacamole with pomegranate appetizer to the shrimp salad with mango and avacado, it...More

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our online research indicated Barrio Cafe would be a great lunch spot so we headed straight there after picking up our rental car and we weren't disappointed. We were promptly seated and enjoyed the guacamole along with a house margarita; both were excellent. I ordered...More

Thank trbeer
Reviewed 1 week ago

I walked in at 6pm and was able to get a seat at the bar, and fully enjoyed the experience. Excellent service, impeccable food and an ambiance of a busy cafe. The flavors were exciting and new, especially in the first course soup. I will...More

Thank 2triscuit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a treat. So good and pleasant surprise. No Tex Mex here. Just great Mexican food. The guacamole was amazing and garnished with pomegranate which sounds strange but was incredible. There’s a grilled corn dip that was over the top. And the sooas were worth...More

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend who lives in Scottsdale took 4 of us here for lunch bc she said it was truly authentic. The carne asada was tender, the seafood burritos so creamy....but the dessert..oh my ..the warm moist churns served with caramel and rich ice cream...pop a...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

BUT....very crowded, extremely noisy, and would not do separate checks as had been the case prviously.

Thank navemaf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just dropped into the Barrio Cafe for a bit of Mexican food and were delighted to find the authentic tastes of Oaxaca blended into the Southwestern experience with a dash of pomegranate on top! I recommend that you plan ahead for a long wait...More

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this restaurant on Guy’s DDD show. Since we were in town visiting family we went to celebrate my Mom’s birthday. The drinks were perfectly made and the tacos were great. I recommend the signature pork tacos. Amazing! If you feel like something sweet,...More

Thank LiliM06
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Rosemary S
17 November 2017|
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Response from D M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not aware of they do or not, but give them a call
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Rosemary S
17 November 2017|
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Response from GastroEclectico | Reviewed this property |
It appears they don't on their website, but I'm sure since they take major credit cards, giving one, with the recommendation of Barrio... would get them there to try it out!
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ark58
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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
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