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Barrigas Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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664 Sunland Park Dr, El Paso, TX 79912-5114
+1 915-845-1627
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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El Paso
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

My husband and I prefer food that tastes like you're in Mexico, rather than Tex-Mex. This has all the choices you'd expect south of the border, and cheerful staff as well.

Thank travelbooster
el paso
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69 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great Mexican food much better than chuys (that everyone raves about) this is the real thing not Tex-Mex ; and the margaritas are truly the best in town. I specifically like the beef tacos (arrachera )covered with green chili cheese sauce. They also have a weekend breakfast brunch buffet which is decent.

Thank ElPasoMaker
Mesa, Arizona
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121 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Yah, it's the Mexican version of US pulled pork and WOW. Place is huge, service is on top of it all. I'll be hard pressed to try something else when I go back but I'll force myself.

Thank adigerol
Kaysville, Utah
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Walked in and got a table immediately. Served us chips & salsa while we looked at the menu. They don't make Chimichangas (my fave) but walked us through a couple of other selections. Hubby chose the Mexican Plate and I had Tampiquena. They were both a hit. Yummy food, some local entertainment, and the prices were reasonable.

Thank Margo M
Fort Davis
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Fantastic mexican food and outstanding service. Very accommodating for a group. Will definitely be eating here again.

Thank Velvet H
El Paso, Texas
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297 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We've been here several times. Food always pretty good to very good; with a wide selection of authentic Mexican dishes. Service is hit-or-miss. Most recent visit was on a Sunday evening. Live singer was too loud for relaxed conversation. Recommended for real Mexican food, though.

Thank ScottEP
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We like going to Barrigas as they always have friendly staff and good food. The restaurant is clean and spacious so you aren't packed on top of other diners. I enjoyed the fried sea bass platter. The enchilada platter and chicken fajitas were very good.

Thank Joe V
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Service was great, this Restaurant lacks the true essence of what a great mexican Restaurant should be..our meals were average.. We were a group of 12 .

Thank 8989m123
Otis Orchards, Washington
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105 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Enmoladas pollo were fantastic! Burger was good; fries were very good. A bit spendy. Service was lacking; not much ambiance; noisy. We will be back!

Thank ChicknAmy
El Paso, Texas
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33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

I'm surprised this restaurant doesn't have a five star rating. The food is phenomenal! I've gone twice and both times not only was the food great, but the service was very good too and the establishment very clean. I find this restaurant to be very affordable, my boyfriend and I went on a Saturday and it turns out that they... More 

Thank Michelle R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 664 Sunland Park Dr, El Paso, TX 79912-5114
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-845-1627

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?