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47-51 Mersey View | Waterloo, Liverpool L22 6QA, England
+44 151 924 0445
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  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (38 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47-51 Mersey View | Waterloo, Liverpool L22 6QA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first visit to Barbacoa and what a great time we had. We were visiting the micropub Corner Post and while waiting for it to open we dropped into here for a quick pint. This place was packed ,we took seats at the...More

Thank Neil K
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Neil, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit and also your beers. We are one of the few local bars to have the Carlsberg quality dispense system installed which keeps the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 6 adults 1 child and most had 3 courses !!! Steaks are the best I’ve had and I’ve had a fair few in my time haha much better than MPW or Argentinian Steak Houses !!! Staff were always on the ball and compliments...More

Thank IanWaldeis
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ian Happy Birthday! I will let you tell Marco Pierre White that his steaks are not as good as ours! We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Gordon Barbacoa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are up for a good night of dancing, alcohol and entertainment then upstairs in the Barbacoa is definately a must. All parties are on separate long tables which is a mix of hen do's, Birthday's etc, mostly female. You get a three course...More

Thank Dolly488
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Dolly, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Whilst the food on our Cabaret Dinners is different from the restaurant, due to having to serve 150 covers in one sitting, we are pleased that you enjoyed the main course and dessert....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to have a little meal to celebrate mine and my partners engagement. The food was lovely, the atmosphere was great and the staff were amazing. Ian the manager was a gem, so attentive and really looked after us and made our night feel...More

Thank Lauren201990
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lauren, Firstly on behalf of everyone at Barbacoa, we send our congratulations on your engagement! I have passed your comments on to our team and especially Ian, our manager. Whilst it is early days, Barbacoa offers full facilities for holding your wedding reception in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a fabulous meal at Barbacoa. We had stone steaks (rump) could have been fillet steaks they were so meltingly delicious, accompanied by thick cut chips, which were crispy on the outside and fluffy in the centre. Barely room for the gorgeous puddings...More

Thank ScouseGirl0000
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi ScouseGirl, Thank you for taking the time to review our business. Our rump steaks are Bistro cut by our butcher which means that they take the best part of the rump, remove the fat and reform it to a fillet steak looking item which...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

It might have been a mistake but the “half price steaks on Tuesdays” deal turned out to be brilliant. The rib eye steaks were huge and served on a white hot stone slab. Mine was ordered as very rare and after slicing it into two...More

1  Thank stoptree789
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Stoptree789, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. No mistake, it really was half price steaks on a tuesday! If you wish to be kept informed of our special offers, please visit our website and join our mailing list and we...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Went to a special wine and food matching event. The chef produced the most spectacular food you could imagine. It looks unassuming outside but if you’re in the area, you’ve got to try it. Very good food.More

1  Thank HolidayEdwards
ManagerWaterloo, Manager at Barbacoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear HolidayEdwards, Thank you for your review. Our Wine Club Dinners really do offer a standard of food and wine which we feel can not be matched in the area and to make it happen, demands hours of trial and error to get the dishes...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

At £35 for 8 courses of excellent food ,that is reasonable. When you add on the matching wines it is a steal! Friendly efficient service, informative wine talk. Can't wait for the next one!

1  Thank JohnBLiverpool
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My husband & I recently chose to have our small wedding party in the barbacoa. Organised in a short space of time due to my father being poorly. Bart & Ian could not do enough for us prior to the day, even opened early just...More

2  Thank sjohnson1234
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Barbacoa ,, lovely warm surrounding. Great selection from bar meals . It is reasonably priced and quite large portions. We had a bottle of wine,, slightly over priced for a bar ,, but food made up for it 😊

Thank KathyE50
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18 January 2017|
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Response from suewalker12 |
No car park I had to park on street and also got a parking ticket on a sat night, so think taxi is best
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47-51 Mersey View | Waterloo, Liverpool L22 6QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 924 0445
  • E-mail
Home of The Stone Steak Where Customers Cook Their Steaks Over 400 Degree Volcanic Stone, Swinging Skewers & The Table Campfire. For over 30 years, Barbacoa has offered some of the best food & entertainment in Crosby & Waterloo. Our Downstairs Lounge serves a great range of Handmade Pizza, Burgers and Full Bar Meals which are all prepared & cooked onsite, unlike Pub Chain Brands who use ready meals. There is also a 2 for £15 offer on selected main courses. The Ground Floor Restaurant serves Modern British Cuisine in luxury surroundings using locally sourced produce. The First Floor Blundell Room is perfect for weddings and family occassions and has a full dance floor & Audio System. Every Sunday is our famous Carvery with 4 roasts and all the accompaniments. Every Friday, Dinner & Live Music with a 3 course meal and entertainment from the best bands around with music from soul to party classics. Our Friday Nights are perfect for Hen Nights, Works Nights and any other celebration or just an excuse to paint the town! Every Saturday is Live Music in our Lounge from local duos and solo artists. Have a look at our website for all the menus and entertainment, we look forward to welcoming you
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