Brookside Barrio Mexican Kitchen & Bar opens on Feb. 27
Extensive transformation brings casual Mexican restaurant and bar to the Brookside neighborhood serving specialty tacos, margaritas and classic Mexican dishes
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Feb. 23, 2018) – Brookside Barrio, a Mexican Kitchen & Bar, officially opens at 6227 Brookside Plaza in Kansas City, Mo., on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Led by operating partner, Luke Pickett, Brookside Barrio is a laid-back restaurant serving classic Mexican dishes and specialty tacos. The Brookside neighborhood restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.
About the Space
Originally a neighborhood gas station, a complete transformation of the 2,000 square foot space has been made to create an inviting and playfully edgy Mexican restaurant. The new layout and renovated space features a large outdoor patio and bar with garage doors leading into the dining area. The main dining room seats around 60 guests, the indoor bar seats up to 14 guests and the outdoor patio seats around 100 guests.
About the Menu
Brookside Barrio offers an array of specialty and Mexican “street” tacos as well as other Mexican-inspired menu items. Specialty taco options include Ensenada Fish Tacos, Duck Carnitas and Fried Avocado Tacos. The menu also features shareables like Loaded Queso, Mexican Lettuce Wraps and BBQ Burnt End Quesadillas. Savory burgers like the Pineapple Chorizo Burger and fresh salads like the Kale & Arugula Shrimp Salad also join the menu. Entrée selections include Carne Asada Kabobs, Stacked Chicken Enchiladas and Cilantro Red Snapper.
About the Bar
Brookside Barrio offers specialty cocktails, wines, eight different types of margaritas, craft, domestic and Mexican beers. A fusion between a margarita and a sangria, ‘Sangarita,’ is one of the margaritas on the menu along with a spicy margarita featuring habanero-pineapple infused tequila and triple sec. The specialty cocktails are made with fresh and tropical ingredients like grapefruit, agave, coconut, pineapple and mint.
Beer is available on tap, in cans and in bottles. The bar includes plenty of Mexican beer options like Pacifico, Corona, Dos Equis, Modelo, Tecate and $3 Estrella Jalisco.
Brookside Barrio’s kitchen is open seven days a week. Monday – Wednesday, the restaurant is open from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. – 1 a.m., on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 1 a.m. and on Sundays from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
For more information, visit www.brooksidebarrio.com. For updates, follow Brookside Barrio on Twitter at @brooksidebarrio, Instagram at @brooksidebarrio, or “like” Brookside Barrio on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/BrooksideBarrio.
About Brookside Barrio
Brookside Barrio is a laid back, taqueria-inspired neighborhood restaurant and bar located in the heart of Brookside. The locally owned concept was founded in 2018. The menu features options like Mexican “street” tacos, seafood dishes, salads, burgers, barbeque inspired dishes and more. Brookside Barrio also features a full-service bar with plenty of Mexican beer on tap and an array of margaritas to choose from. Brookside Barrio’s kitchen is open seven days a week. Monday – Wednesday, the restaurant is open from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. – 1 a.m., on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 1 a.m. and on Sundays from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Brookside Barrio is located at 6227 Brookside Plaza, Kansas City, MO 64113. Follow Brookside Barrio on Facebook at www.facebook.com/brooksidebarrio, on Twitter @brooksidebarrio and on Instagram at @brooksidebarrio. Visit Brookside Barrio online at www.brooksidebarrio.com or contact the restaurant at 816-293-9587.