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Brookside Barrio

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Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews ceviche chips and salsa street tacos burrito great chips great patio outside patio great menu mexican food service was great margs dips spicy dish foodie corn kc
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Reviewed November 16, 2019 via mobile

Brookside Barrio serves good “Mexican” food and lots of different libations. It is almost as much of a bar as a restaurant. The duck tacos (very spicy) and the Enchiladas de Madres are recommended. There are several different dining areas and some are more fun...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank JimH983
Reviewed October 9, 2019

I have eaten at Brookside Barrio for lunch a few times now and it has become one of my favorite places in KC to eat Mexican. On each visit I have tried a different dish and each time have thoroughly enjoyed it. The chips have...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank EmanOK
Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

This place has excellent food and good service. Service was a little slow, but like so many places we visit, they may be understaffed. Place was fairly clean, as well.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Breakaleg53
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Went here with a group of co workers/friends for happy hour on a Monday. It wasn’t very busy when we arrived before 4 but got busier between 5-7. Food was good. Margaritas were good. Warning: for large parties, they won’t let you sit until half...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 503sheryls
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by here for a couple of drinks. Wonderful staff and the atmosphere is even better. Great indoor/outdoor area. Drinks were strong but delicious! Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank thomasdcotter
Reviewed June 17, 2019

Great Chips...they are the best in town. The hostess was extremely disorganized and the restaurant was a bit of a mess. However, the food was very good and I would go back. On a separate note, we went to the new Red Bridge location a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank TravelerfromOZ
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Brunch was delicious. We started with the ceviche which was fresh and packed with shrimp, scallops, jicama and serrano pepper. We split the avocado tacos which were lightly battered, topped with cabbage and mango. They are served with black beans and rice on the side....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jcr6fd
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

I recently learned about Brookside Barrio a month ago. Since then I have been 3 times. It is has become one of our favorite spots in KC. They have the best happy hour ever! Great beers, house margaritas, fancier Margs, and a Mexican Moscow mule....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Katie G
Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Great patio, good food(not great - a little weird), dirty tables just left, super friendly but slow service, weird non-front entrance (no direction upon arrival), generous pour but odd margheritas...If they could improve some of those we would def be back. ✌🏻We have an awful...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Overlandparker
Reviewed March 31, 2019

I have traveled to Barrio's on Medical Missions and the name of this place put me off a bit defn= the Spanish-speaking quarter of a town or city, especially one with a high poverty level. Not typical of Brookside...the service was great the food was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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