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Steak and Seafood with a Latin Flair
$20 - $60
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Steakhouse, Latin, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Waterfront, Family style
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service here stands out as being fantastic. From the moment that you walk in the door, there is a large staff dedicated to making your dining experience memorable. We enjoyed the food, we added some extra spicy habanero sauces. Make sure to book at...least two weeks in advance.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed March 19, 2021

Every thing good here as the seafood is very fresh. Great menu with many options. Very clean, professional and organized. Good for business meetings or for your family.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed March 2, 2021 via mobile

The food was delicious and the atmosphere was great. Beautiful decor and a very dark and moody vibe, loved it. Our waiter was fantastic. Only complaint was that a couple of us arrived before the rest of our group and asked to wait at the...bar and the hostess said no, we needed to stay up front. That was crazy so I just assumed she misunderstood me or I heard wrong through the mask and instead of tracking her down again to clarify, we just went over and had a drink. When the rest of the group arrived, the hostess refused to seat them until those of us at the bar joined them at the front.The rest of the group had to stand there and wait until the (Bar staff was great by the way.) It was very odd. This was my first visit at this restaurant so no idea if that's normal procedure here, new hostess, something because of covid or what. We enjoyed the meal but I wouldn't recommend visiting with a group of people.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed February 20, 2021 via mobile

Barbacoa is one of my monthly staples and they never disappoint. This week I tried some of their new menu items and, again, they were DELICIOUS. Our server was also very pleasant and knowledgeable. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed February 4, 2021

I live in Denver and fly out 2-3 times a year just to eat at The Barbacoa Grill! Matter of fact this Valentine's Day we're flying out with some friends. We would rather give our money to states that want to open than those who...want to close-up and live in the basement. For those of you who have an issue being around people without mask or sitting close enough to high five the table next to you.....STAY HOME & cook yourself or better yet, MOVE to California!!More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed January 30, 2021 via mobile

This place was a COVID hot zone. I appreciate restaurants, and what they have had to endure, but at least try. We walked in and were surprised by the number of guests without mask waiting for tables inside. The hostesses were not phased at all....Then you pass the bar which looked like a zoo, people all over, not sitting, and a complete virus battleground. We proceeded to the table, back past all of the semi adequately spaced tables to some sort of addition of the building reminding me of a cramped dorm room. I look to my left and could have high fived the table next to me 😬, there was a foot of separation, not the 6 feet required! I politely asked if there was a table with 6 feet of separation we could sit at... surprise....the hostess said no. So we turned around and will not be returning.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed January 24, 2021 via mobile

Consistently good food and fantastic service. From the moment you walk in, you are taken care of. I recommend the filet mignon tips over fettuccine with a gorgazola walnut sauce and the Cowboy rib eye served with thier famous gravy and lit on fire. The..."Im your Huckleberry" is one of their signature drinks and is great. While this place can be pricey and is more for special occasions, Im here every other month for a wonderful meal, everytime.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed January 5, 2021

This place is overrated. My husband and I went here for dinner, and $200 didn't go far. We got one appetizer, two steaks and a few drinks. The waiter apparently didn't write down my husband's order correctly so he received a steak that was different...from what he ordered. Instead of apologizing or offering to make things right, the waiter said, "Well do you want that one? Otherwise you'll have to wait 45 minutes for a different one." The steaks weren't bad, but they weren't great either. I don't recommend this place. There are far better steak houses around (although sadly I've heard Ruths Cris isn't much better.)More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 11, 2020 via mobile

Delicious as always. Service was amazing. Food was amazing. I also felt extremely safe with the pandemic.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed October 17, 2020 via mobile

Cocktails to dessert everything was fabulous from taste; presentation to service. I cannot recommend highly enough.

Date of visit: October 2020
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November 2, 2018|
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Response from BarbacoaBoise | Property representative |
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August 19, 2017|
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Yes absolutely. Their menu has numerous items that would fill your request.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Barbacoa Grill

  • Yes, Barbacoa Grill offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Barbacoa Grill offers delivery services.

  • Barbacoa Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5