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Barrio Chino

253 Broome St, New York City, NY 10002-3817
+1 212-228-6710
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
“guac” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
253 Broome St, New York City, NY 10002-3817
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tacos, enchaladas, salsas, margaritas and micheladas were all great! The green sauce on the enchaladas was deliscous and there serve a variety of salsas too.

Thank Ortiz2729
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the habanero grapefruit margaritas with 1/2 habanero and they we’re delicious and plenty spicy. The chicken enchiladas verde were loaded with white meat chicken and the green sauce was perfect. My husband’s Kale salad with chicken was very good. Service is excellent, very...More

Thank omary51
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Loved the food and grapefruit margarita. friendly staff and fun atmosphere. we lucked out and had space as arrived early . by the time we left at 6.30ish was packed and quite noisy. Very close to tenament museum so nice to combine both. would definitely...More

Thank DEcho5
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Barrio Chino is by far the best Mexican restaurant in NYC. The food is simply amazing! The tacos are must. Enchiladas Verdes is great. The guacamole and the chips are perfect! And they make killer margharitas, especially habanero and jalapeno margaritas. Also the restaurant has...More

Thank onuralpaydas
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Small place but I always go for their steak tacos. Amazing! They are also friendly there. It gets too packed after 5pm

Thank marielquisrodriguez
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Great drinks, nice neighborhood and good vibes! So definitely a few things to like about this place. Unfortunately the food is not one of them. Although the guac was ok, I am frankly baffled that anybody would serve those flavorless, greasy, hard as bricks chips....More

Thank HnossDesign
Reviewed 12 January 2018

On our recent trip to NYC, we stopped in at Barrio Chino after a visit to the Tenement Museum. The Museum was a disappointment but Barrio Chino was awesome! It's a great place for adults and teenagers...not sure I'd bring the young ones there (it's...More

Thank NoahE70
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love Barrio Chino, and go out of my way to visit each time I'm in NYC! That said, it is usually crowded, full of spirited conversation, and often has a wait... but that is because it is so fantastic!! I love trying their...More

Thank hollyrachel
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The Ensalada de nopales with steak was very nice . Had a Copa Mexicana which was thick sliced watermelon Jicama and cucumber with a nice spicy chile powder and lime juice to finish it with a grapefruit mararita

Thank jaybirdrcky
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Came here per a recommendation. Very small space and no place for those waiting for a table. Don't plan on getting a drink while you wait as the bar is used for those eating as well. We waited way longer than the time we were...More

Thank Kellie L
Lower East Side
Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving
immigrant past and its modern transformation into a
beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side
is one of the most dynamic neighbourhoods in the city.
The blocks of tenements that represented the promise
and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience
now command top dollar for new residents. Right next
to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Broome St, New York City, NY 10002-3817
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-228-6710
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