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Barbacoa Mexican Grill

280 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2001
+1 801-746-3798
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average31%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (6 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“bowl” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast food
280 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2001
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The menu looked promising, but suddenly, I was eating the world's blandest pork. My friend had a fairly decent quesadilla, but it was grossly overpriced for the amount of food and the level of quality.

Thank Kathryn O
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Pretty standard fair for freshly prepared burritos with rice, beans, choice of meat, and extras. Very tasty and quick at a reasonably priced.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 2 October 2016

It's a fast-food place, but they have tasty and delicious food. I liked how spicy the fresh ingredients were. It's got windows on two sides, so it has a nice sunny, spacious feel.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Gold mine located downtown and easy to find. The food is delicious! The establishment is casual and for the time of year, very cool!! Considering the hot weather, this is awesome! Staff with great service and excellent atmosphere!! Great food for your buck!

Thank ND-Family-Reunion
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I occasionally frequent this Barbacoa and it is a good meal. The food is rather spicy so if that is a problem for you, you might not want to eat there. The staff are nice and the restaurant is clean. It's worth a try.

Thank Hairfam
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I had not visited here in over a year (as I haven't been in the area) but decided to try it again. Nothing had changed. Still have very friendly and fast staff, quick service and tasty food. I had the barbacoa pork burrito bowl and...More

Thank CLo976
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I had a standard burrito. And it was an average burrito in my experience. Tasty, but nothing to write home about. Definitely add the guacamole if you like that sort of thing. And I switched out the beans for the fajita vegetables. That was the...More

Thank Ogre90
Reviewed 23 March 2015

My family and I were looking for something to eat for lunch and we decided on mexican food and found Barbacoa. It was a pleasant surprise. The prices were good and the burrito salads were really good. We had the small salads and they were...More

Thank mrearwigsr
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Not a fan of bland supposed Mexican food so I was prepared to be disappointed with another chain, build it yourself grill. Instead, I found spicy and tasty freshly made options. The staff spoke Spanish so I asked if the "spicy" options were that. Indeed...More

Thank CLo976
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Their restaurant is very similar to Cafe Rio or Costa Vida, but not as good. I would not go back to this restaurant. If you want this type of food, both Costa Vida and Cafe Rio are better. If you need a place to eat...More

Thank tander22
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-746-3798
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