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Barrio Cafe

) #11 of 2,611 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” (231 reviews)
“churros” (50 reviews)
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2814 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006-1205
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Reviewed yesterday

Great service, tasty food. Enchiladas taste like they should. I'm not as fond of the guac as others seem to be, but that aside, if you aren't sure where to go to eat, go here.

Thank ScholarGentleman
Reviewed 5 days ago

With 2 years residing in the Phoenix Area, one thing you can’t miss, is the extraordinary number of “Mexican”, “Tex-Mex” and/or “Southwestern” offerings there are – many not worth the trouble visiting! But, if you continue being adventurous, looking for that great place you can...More

Thank GastroEclectico
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You know it's going to be a good drink when the bartender is pouring out tequila for your margarita with his bottle arm above his head and his mixer arm below his belt. This unassuming venue has amazing food as well. The slow-cooked pork had...More

Thank Taylor C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends took me here for a great little lunch that I will never forget. The food was amazing and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The guacamole was unique and delicious beyond words.

Thank BeeGail
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I flew into Phoenix with my three girls. We had read reviews for the Barrio, so headed right there. Cesar was at our table immediately, even though the place was crowded. He was most attentive and friendly. He made us feel like he enjoyed being...More

Thank Rotagal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, I was so totally impressed with this restaurant. This was an amazing lunch experience. Love the murals in the parking lot. Love the simplicity it gorgeous look and feel of this restaurant. The menu was amazing- you do want to spend 30 mi utes...More

Thank joselito1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My buddy found this place because he really wanted good Mexican while we were in Phoenix and this place did not disappoint at all. They don't take reservations and I think we got lucky and came on an off night as it was not busy...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed this restaurant tremendously! We ordered the guacamole with chunks of avocado, diced tomato, cilantro and pomegranite seeds that add a touch of sweetness. Fabulous texture and flavor! The carne asada tacos were tender and flavorful. The real star of the show was the Pescada...More

Thank nancyandbrian2016
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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
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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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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