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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $30
CUISINES
Mexican
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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MAIN
Guacamole
Traditional (Vegetarian), Bacon-Tomato, Mango-Habanero (Vegetarian)
Sm8
Lg12.5
Queso
Traditional (Vegetarian)
9.5
Chorizo Add1
Salsa Flight
Jalapeño Crema, Salsa Verde, Smoked Tomato Corn
1 For2.5
3 For7
STARTERS
Nachos
corn tortilla chips, house queso, melted chihuahua cheese, chorizo, pico de gallo, queso fresco, black beans, fresh cilantro, lime crema
12
Pork Belly Tostones*
habanero honey glaze, cactus-cabbage curtido, poblano aioli, cotija cheese, crispy green plantains
9
Ceviche** ^
seasonal catch, tomatoes, red onion, jalapeños, cilantro, avocado
14
Tortilla Soup
shredded chicken, black beans, roasted corn, queso fresco, avocado, crispy tortillas
7
Grilled Street Corn
corn o n the cob coated with a mixture of queso fresco, lime crema, chili salt, cilantro
5
QUESADILLAS & ENCHILADAS
QUESADILLAS
with guacamole, lime crema, pico de gallo
Chicken
sweet peppers, onions, queso chihuahua
13
Barbacoa
mushrooms, caramelized onions, queso chihuahua
14
ENCHILADAS
with spiced rice, black beans, lime crema
Chicken
sweet peppers, onions, queso chihuahua, tomatillo salsa
18
Barbacoa
sweet peppers, onions, queso chihuahua, salsa rojo
19
FAJITAS
Fajitas^
a sizzling plate of meat, onions, and peppers served with spiced rice, black beans, flour tortillas, guacamole, pico de gallo, lime crema, lettuce
Shrimp18.5
Seasonal Vegetable (Vegetarian)15
Chicken18
Steak**19.5
FAMILY STYLE
Taco Party Platter^
choose up to 4 taco styles to create a platter of 12, platter includes 4 sides of street corn and 1 small traditional guacamole
43
Fajita Party Platter^
Perfect for a party of 4. Choose up to 2 different fajita fillings, platter includes grilled peppers, grilled scallions, fresh cilantro, sliced radish, flour tortillas, small traditional guacamole, tomatillo salsa verde, smoked tomato-corn salsa and jalapeño crema
48
TACOS^
Lunch {any two tacos and a choice of one side} $11; Dinner {any three tacos and a choice of one side} $15. Anytime, any taco $4
Braised Chicken
salsa rojo, queso fresco, black bean corn relish, flour tortilla, cilantro mojo
Pescado (Fish)
seasonal catch, green cabbage, jalapeño crema, flour tortilla, pico de gallo, cilantro
Beef Barbacoa
slow cooked brisket, queso fresco, roasted poblano aioli, flour tortilla, cactus-cabbage curtido
Dynamite Shrimp*
sriracha thai chili sauce, red cabbage, avocado puree, flour tortilla, black bean corn relish
Yucatan Roasted Pork
Pig Crafters local pork, queso fresco, jicama, corn tortilla, pickled onions, charred tomatillo salsa
Crispy Chicken
crispy chicken, ranch slaw, pickled fresno pepper, chihuahua cheese, cilantro, flour tortillas
Chorizo (Sausage)
house-made chorizo, black bean and corn relish, corn tortilla, lime crema, queso fresco, guacamole
Mushroom Relleno
portobellos, guacamole, crispy chihuahua cheese, corn tortilla, aji amarillo, smoked corn salsa
SANDWICHES & SALADS
La Hamburguesa**
black angus beef burger, house-made chorizo, chihuahua cheese, jalapeño-bacon jam, iceberg lettuce, tomato, guacamole
12
Chicken Taco Salad
lettuce, black beans, grilled corn, pico de gallo, queso fresco, cilantro mojo vinaigrette
12
Avocado Caesar** ^
chopped romaine, chipotle caesar dressing, crispy tortilla strips, avocado
9.5
Chicken Add4
Yucatan Cobb Salad
chopped romaine, chilled shrimp, smoked salmon, hard-boiled egg, diced red onion, black beans, grilled corn, radish, avocado, jalapeño green goddess dressing
14
RICE & BEAN BOWLS^
spiced rice, black beans, pico de gallo, guacamole, queso fresco
Braised Chicken
10
Beef Barbacoa
11
Pork Shoulder
11
Chorizo
10
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best chicken and pork empanadas you will ever want. We had the desert also which was tres leches ice cream and mexican chocolate. Excellent taste with hot kick.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank christopher1robin
Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad that you found our pork and chicken empanadas out of this world! Great choice trying out the tres leches and Mexican chocolate. We can't wait to see what you'll have next time! All the best, Anne, Director of Sales, Marketing, & Public...More

Reviewed October 1, 2019 via mobile

First time here. I come to this are often for work. I found this looking around and decided to give it a try. The service was very good, could not ask for anything more. I decided on the beef brisket enchiladas. It looked very appetizing...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Though we're glad our service won you over, it's disappointing our Mexican food wasn't able to do the same. Sorry you felt our enchiladas didn't have enough filling -- we'll be sure to talk to our team about this so it doesn't happen again. If...More

Reviewed August 28, 2019

What a wonderful restaurant! This is in an old Reynolds’s Tobacco Warehouse. The atmosphere is great. I had a Barbacoa rice bowl. Even though I do eat beef I was glad to see the rice and beans were both vegetarian. No chicken stock in the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

It's really great to hear how pleased you were with your meals! We're happy to offer multiple vegetarian options. Glad that you and your husband enjoyed your dishes. Can't wait to welcome you back the next time you're in the area. Thank you, Anne, Director...More

Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

Mediocre food, Bad service.. had high hopes but food was bland and portions were small. Don’t care if it was in Short Pump.. loud and overpriced, unimaginative uninspired unauthentic Mexican food. Wasn’t even served hot, sides were cold, couldn’t complain since nobody came back until...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

It's very upsetting to hear about the visit you had with us. We're sorry that you weren't impressed by the food. We always encourage our customers to voice their concerns to their servers, so we're very sorry your server didn't make this an option. We...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick dinner with my husband. We were seated very quickly. Waitress took our drink orders and returned quickly with delicious tortillas and three different kinds of dip (each one hotter than the first). We waited quite a while for our drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Andrea60
Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Andrea, we're glad the margaritas were worth the wait! It's really wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed everything -- from the drinks to the entrees. We're excited to see what you'll try out next time! Looking forward to welcoming you back. All the best,...More

Reviewed July 18, 2019

Great location on the canal walk. The servers are able to go into a lot of detail on the various margaritas, which come in many flavors, ranging from sweet to very hot and spicy. Excellent! Service was fast and pleasant. I believe we ate enchiladas,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank LibbyPittsburgh
Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

We know a thing or two about margaritas! We're so glad that you enjoyed our wide range of flavors. It's really great to hear that you loved the food. Can't wait to have you back! Thank you, Anne, Director of Sales, Marketing, & Public Relations

Reviewed July 18, 2019

I was really impressed here. Very fun atmosphere, u can forget that is part of a mall. The food and drinks are excellent. Will be part of our routine for sure.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank virginiahome64
Housepitality F, Owner at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

So glad that we impressed you! We're so glad that you had a great time. Looking forward to being a part of your routine. Thank you, Anne, Director of Sales, Marketing, & Public Relations

Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

The food was fantastic. Nick, our waiter was great and he was very attentive. Can’t wait to go back!!!!!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Ahg48
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2019

Thanks for your review! So glad Nick did a great job!

Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

A friend and I went there for lunch. The food was good and the service excellent. We sat inside but there was seating outside as well. They have a lot of empty bottles hanging from the ceiling and wall, which I thought was cool.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ravi4travel
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2019

Thanks for your review and for joining us for lunch!

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Great place for a group together. Outdoor seating available but we chose to eat inside. Large menu with great selection of tacos, enchiladas, empanada, Combo platters. Amazing guacamole with multiple varieties as well as salsa. Ceilings decorated with empty bottles which looks great. Great and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Housepitality F, Director of Sales at Casa del Barco, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Thanks for your review! We're glad you had a great Girls' Lunch! Hope to see you again soon.

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