We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Barrio Queen

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
7114 E Stetson Dr, Suite 105, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3248
+1 480-656-4197
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

697 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 688: English reviews
S. Burlington, Vermont
Level Contributor
37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited during restaurant week. The lunch time crowd filled all the indoor seating, but we were quickly seated outdoors. Despite the 100+ degree heat, the shade and misters made it quite comfortable. Service was attentive. I tried the restaurant week special menu and loved everything! The guacamole was delightful. The chips thick and freshly fried. Great central location in... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wendy W
Sarasota, Florida
Level Contributor
71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Read reviews on Trip Advisor and went there for lunch while in Scottsdale. Could have not been more disappointed. Food was just adequate, limited menu, poor service. Two servers could not have been more uninterested in serving. Very expensive for what you get. Would not recommend. Other places much better.

Helpful?
Thank KHorne
Paradise Valley, Arizona
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been to Barrio Queen a number of times and I love it! The food is great, the service is good and the atmosphere is super fun! We have celebrations there, we take out of town guests there, we go on our own. Lots of choices and I really love the street tacos. You can order one or five, mis... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mauri C
Level Contributor
271 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

2nd time to Barrio Queen, 1st time at the Gilbert location, 1st. time here at the Scottsdale location. We came here for Restaurant Week to take advantage of the Sweet $33 offering. We arrived on a Saturday at 5:30 since they do not take reservations. We were greeted and seated right away. There is a different feel between locations, Scottsdale... More 

Helpful?
Thank akdeepdiver
Portland, Oregon
Level Contributor
43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Check out the $16 Cadillac Margarita and the vegetarian Chili Rellano. Everything made with fresh ingredients. We drove an hour from Sun City West to enjoy some of the best Mexican food I have ever had!!

Helpful?
Thank Ken O
Denver, Colorado, United States
Level Contributor
113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We parked in old town and took the free trolley to The Barrio Queen. We were seated outside as requested and it was a wonderful evening. We ordered the table side made guac, I had a plate of tacos, daughters had enchiladas and the chicken in creamy cheese sauce. All were excellent and the service was very good.

Helpful?
Thank Tricia A
Columbus, Ohio
Level Contributor
57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for high-quality Mexican food and margaritas with a bit of flare, this is a good restaurant. The decorations are interesting and create a fun atmosphere. There are many choices on the menu and we enjoyed everything we ordered. Price was little on the high side, but worth it for a fun meal out.

Helpful?
Thank MidwestMaven14
Saint Louis, Missouri
Level Contributor
103 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in a recommendation from the bar tender at the Brat Haus. Very cool and lively atmosphere. I had the Cochinita Pibil (slow cooked porked wrapped in banana leaf) and the freshly made guacamole. The food was excellent and the wait staff was quick and attentive. Definitely worth a visit if you are in old town scottsdale.

Helpful?
Thank TrippinElf
aberdeen
Level Contributor
82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful Mexican lunch at this spot in downtown scottsdale- great atmosphere inside, slightly slow service but the food made up for it. The coffee infused with cinnamon was amazing! A spot by the waterfront area.

Helpful?
Thank sc207
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Level Contributor
235 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not as crowded and instead of 4 tacos for $10, you only get 3. But it's just as good, the rice is still the best I know. Salsa and chips are delicious. Dishes come out quickly but they never make you feel rushed. Barrio Queen is a popular place we try and visit every year when we come to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Yahooer

Travellers who viewed Barrio Queen also viewed

Scottsdale, Central Arizona
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
 
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
 

Been to Barrio Queen? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Cuisine
Spanish, Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7114 E Stetson Dr, Suite 105, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3248
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-656-4197
Description
Best Mexican Soul Food in Arizona. Unique flavors of authentic Mexico City dishes. One of the Top Five largest Tequileria in United States.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Barrio Queen and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Medford, Oregon
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Barrio Queen staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?