Barrio Cafe

Barrio Cafe

(1565 ratings)


(1565 ratings)

2814 N 16th St Go to map
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(602) 636-0240
www.barriocafe.com
$$ - Mexican, Cafes
Restaurant Notes
  • est. 2002
  • serving Mexican cuisine and carrying 250 tequilas
  • "three colorful dining rooms and bar make up this engagingly funky place whose menu pictures a red-faced bandito who looks as if he's waited too long for his food" (from its website)
Highlighted On
  • Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Best of the West"
  • Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Peppers, Pork and Poutine" See video
    • Chiles en Nogada - chef's iconic dish; roasted poblano pepper filled w/ chicken, apple, pear, dried apricot & pecans, in a almond cream sauce & "finished w/ the colors of the (Mexican) flag" (cilantro, queso fresco & pomegranate seeds
    • Cochinita Pibil - Yucatan-style pulled pork; pork marinated in achiote & sour orange, wrapped in a banana leaf & slow-roasted over night; topped w/ pickled red onion & Yucantan-style pico de gallo; "I have had the 'last meal' on Triple-D so many times, but I've got to tell you without doubt that is one of the best"-Guy Fieri; looks good
    • Mojarra San Agustin - achiote & sour orange rubbed tilapia topped w/ onion, garlic & citrus, wrapped in banana leaf & grilled
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