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423 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1928
+1 612-333-9953
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (51 reviews)
“tacos” (47 reviews)
“queso fundido” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
423 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1928
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed dinner here with a group of 5. Menu is very extensive and everyone enjoyed their selection. Guacamole was really good too! Service was also great! Can be noisy at times, but a delicious and fun place to visit!

Thank GeorgiaLucy41
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped here with my kids during the Super Bowl Live event. Most items on the menu are ala carte. My kids both ordered "small plates" which are actually bigger than the ala carte portions and the food was enough to cover their appetites. However,...More

Thank vhgolf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were in downtown and were told this was where the locals go for great lunch specials. They were right. This restaurant cooks up a special lunch menu which they serve all week. The day we were there that offered 2 soft...More

Thank tonkabayguy
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Great selection of drinks, and the food was on point. The food is smaller plates, so it’s fun to order multiple dishes and share them. Crab empanada is one of my favorites.

Thank April B
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The food here was excellent, I just wish the portions were bigger.. I ordered enchiladas thinking it was a meal plate (it was 6$) and I got one tiny enchilada.. I also ordered the guacamole and it came to the table and was enough for...More

Thank Chelsey T
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Great place to meet friends. GOOD food at reasonable prices ($5.50 pr taco). We ordered the homemade chips and guacamole and were so satisfied that we only ordered one taco each after that! We were disappointed only in how small the margaritas were, however they...More

Thank katdod50
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

My brother and I normally eat at The Local before Minnesota Orchestra concerts. It has good food and service at reasonable prices. Since it was fully booked before our last concert, my brother reserved a table at Barrio, which is next door to The Local....More

Thank Randy R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Good Mexican food at reasonable costs, with good service. Enjoyed two different types of tacos from an extensive menu of offerings.

Thank Brush78
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I came to Barrio based on the reviews here and my meal exceeded my expectations! I visited for lunch and the only downside is that it's a very busy lunch spot - after eating, I can see why it's so busy. I sat at the...More

Thank RandV V
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Visited Barrio whilst in the area, perfect for a couple of glasses of wine. We sat outside the bar which was great for watching the world go by & relaxing. Friendly fast service, would recommend a visit

Thank Jess J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1928
    (10th and Nicollet)
  • Public Transportation: There is an available public transit bus stop right in Nicollet Mall in front of Barrio.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-333-9953
Barrio is a classy-casual restaurant and tequila bar specializing in chef driven Latin-American cuisine with a sultry and hip Latin-theme bar atmosphere located in downtown Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Edina. Barrio offers made to order guacamole, salads, tortas, tacos, enchiladas, and tamales along with snapper ceviche and larger plates such as Seared Ahi Tuna, Chicken Chimichurri and Ribeye. The extensive beverage menu displays over 100 varieties of tequila, authentic cocktails and wine selections. Happy Hour is available Monday-Friday 3-6pm and 10-midnight. Join us on our extremely popular patio seating area(first come, first serve), located on Nicollet Mall for an ideal experience to relax and people-watch while sipping “The Trinity” our hand crafted signature margarita! DJ Music keeps the crowd going late night every Friday and Saturday night from 11pm to close. Private Dining and/or Event Space is available at each location.
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