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€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin,
423 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1928
+1 612-333-9953
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Latin, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
423 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1928
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was craving good Mexican food. Showed up with two pre-teens at 10pm on Friday. The staff did not blink an eye. Seated us and took our orders. Limited menu after 10. The service was quick. My wife’s drink was good. My daughter and my son...More

Thank world_MD
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard a number of people rave about Barrio and had twice tried to go and couldn't get in because we didn't have reservations. Finally got to go and I don't understand the hype. The food was cheap, but the portions were very small....More

Thank ArkieLovesSTJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inside or sidewalk dining are available. The service was excellent and the food, kind of a neo Mexican was delicious and well presented.

Thank Dan834
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a stop here to eat before the airport. The Mexican Caesar salad is something a bit different from the normal Mexican menu. I tried, and it was awesome! Absolutely would order it again from here. My friend had the tortilla soup but said...More

Thank jwhome100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here on 9/4/18 for lunch around 1pm. I ordered the tempura fish tacos, which came with a side of free guacamole. The food was very good, flavorful, and inexpensive and my waitress was awesome. I definitely recommend this restaurant. It’s a great place...More

Thank EmmJoans
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I’m in town for business and craved tacos. Ordered 2 tacos, carnitas and steak to go. Both were extremely delicious. So delicious that I went back the next night for more!

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went in on a Saturday, very busy outside but fairly quiet inside. The menu is made up of a fine margarita selection and a beer list that lacked variety (did not include a wheat at all). The food is apparently sold by the item...More

Thank majshanman
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stopped in for happy hour. Bartender Maddie was great. We tried a couple of different cocktails that were all good. They offer a tequila flight during happy hour. We did not eat, but the food that was passing us by looked and smelled amazing.

Thank AndyKzoo
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My friend and I stopped by Barrio for the first time and ordered a couple drinks and some apps. Our server was so sweet (forgot her name!) and made excellent recommendations

Thank justalli262
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Best place for tequila on Nicollet Mall..... great selection of tequila and the guacamole is great also. Great vibe in summer with patio and big open windows in the front!

Thank Jim-Reta H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
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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