Fried Brussels Sprouts
capers / anchovy vinaigrette
heirloom tomato/ olives / basil / filone bread
braised lamb ragu, tomato, parmigiano
It was better, pre-pandemic. I understand the restaurant only reopened less than a month ago, but the food is more expensive and underwhelming. Staff was nice but constantly asked how things were nervously.
Dinner with work colleagues after a first day back in the office since covid shutdown. Food was as good as it was pre-pandemic. The menu is smaller as with most restaurants. I found the food generally a little too salty now that I'm no longer used to restaurant-style seasoning. Service was great and sitting on the sidewalk was more comfortable than expected. Potato croquettes and papardelle bolognese were delicious. Barbacco is still reliably good.
We made a reservation but arrived early. Despite several available table, we were placed at the bar table instead of a regular table. Assorted plater, Espana, was bland and not exciting. Orecchiette was too oily for our taste.
This was my first time @ Barbacco, having eaten several times @ Perbacco.
We sat in the outdoor parklet and enjoyed a terrific lunch. Wouldn't have changed my choices while everything on the menu sounded great.
Great food and great service.
Went on a rare outing with a friend to a matinee movie in the neighborhood. I'd had dinner at Barbacco a few times and found, luckily, that they had just reopened for lunch. We skipped over the tempting salads and sandwiches and went straight for the pastas, and were glad we did. My friend had the spaghetti with mussels in tomato wine sauce, and it was really good. Lots of mussels. I had fettuccine with mushrooms, corn and lots of grated pecorino. Succulent, melt in your mouth good. Yum. Can't wait to go back.
Haven’t been to Barbacco since preCovid. Service still very efficient. The wine list is small but excellent. Food for the most part was excellent although I was very disappointed with the octopus preparation. The octopus la plancha style was inedible because it was so rubbery I was unable to cut it. My server immediately returned it to the kitchen and promised a new dish. Unfortunately the replacement preparation was as rubbery as the first.
La comida exquisita el servicio excelente . profesionales y muy amables. Un lugar muy recomendable !!
Staff were extremely attentive and polite. Great food!
Ever so happy you have finally opened for a work anniversary lunch!
Dinner at Barbacco was spectacular. We started with the charcuterie board beautifully arranged with the finest prosciutto, salami, mortadella, cheese, olive, nuts. Followed with the octopus. For the main course we had the steak and the rigatoni pasta. OMG, they were so delicious. Our friend who had never eaten at Barbacco was so impressed with the food and presentation, he basically devoured the food. The wine and the service were fabulous and perfectly complimented the food. We had a fantastic evening. We will be doing it again!
Delicious and enjoyable for a team lunch in FiDi!
Barbacco is something of a hidden gem in the darkest of FiDi. They do outstanding pasta and fish dishes, and the wine list is very nice, featuring a good assortment of Italian varietals. It's got a fun bar scene and a lively vibe and is just a nice place to hang out and have a drink and a good meal.
Great menu, ambiance, and service. Wednesday had a pasta set menu for their dinner menu as well as the a la carts options. Wine selection is diverse and very good!
Food was great and service was great, but they did forget our drinks and our olives... thankfully it was not charged... My pasta was yummy!
Would have been great to try the Ginger Collins... next time!
Food and service were superb! Food was not only delicious and fresh but nicely presented. And the service was terrific!
Salad of pear, radicchio, etc., pasta with mushrooms and ricotta truffle cream and, perfectly cooked (med. rare) steak with trumpet mushrooms were absolutely delicious. Molto buono! Delicioso!
Loved the pear/apple salad and the pasta with muchrooms--couldn't have been better
The food and service were outstanding. Everything was simply excellent. We really enjoyed our dinner.
The food is reasonable priced and good quality for what you get. The prices for lunch and dinner are the same so it's a so-so deal for lunch but a good deal for dinner. The one downside is the place is usually dense with people (not a lot of open space) so it's sometimes hard to hear or be relaxed there. As long as you're ok with that type of atmosphere I would recommend it.
Yummy pasta and everything else!
I love this restaurant. I often go for their variation on spaghetti w clams which has, until this visit, been terrific. This time it was very disappointing. A few overcooked clams. No mussels or baby squid. Something instead deep fried and mushy. May been the chef was off or had a very bad night. It drove my rating from 5 to 3. Deserts brought it up from a 2. Come on folks, you can do it.
Fantastic dinner, good prices, excellent service. Had a fabulous time
Food was always excellent at Barbacco. Seating arrangements aren’t always comfortable. The height of the stools are odd in relation to the banquettes. The stools are also shaky and provide feeling of unrest to my fellow guests as they think they were going to fall with their stools.
Great for client or team lunches. Delicious food, good service. Book ahead.
Tried pasta night this time! So delicious. A great value and a great way to try multiple items on the menu. We will be back on March pasta night!
The most incredible food!
The flavors were powerful yet balanced.
The food felt clean and the service and ambiance impeccable. I could not recommend enough.
Love the food and wine selections. I have been to Barbacco for lunch and also happy hour. It would be nice if they can add more vegetarian options in their lunch menu. Overall a good restaurant and my friends enjoyed
We had a great time dining at Barbacco. The food was great with healthy portions. I had the sea bass which really impressed me with the flavor and how it was served Italian (I don't usually order fish when eating Italian.) We left full and happy. The only reason I gave the food 4 stars is because all of my dishes came out so hot I could not eat them for 5-10 minutes (I think I ordered the easy to plate items while my husbands dishes may have taken longer.)
Nice place for a lunch meeting or social lunch. Good salad and sandwich options, as well as pasta
Quality entrees with great service and a good price.
Barbacco is a modern tratorria, Prix fixe menu was well done, but seatings for couples and solos are at counter. For a Thursday evening, very crowded/busy with accompanying noise level. Compensations, good, well prepared food, not the usual generic spaghetti/meatballs, and good service.
Strictly go for the food, not for a date night
Took my son for his 30th birthday, we were lucky enough that it was restaurant week so able to try many courses for a fixed price. It was out of this world! The amatriciana was so delicious, the fish course so fresh and inventive.
We'll be back for sure!
Your Welcome! I'm glad to hear you and your family had a wonderful Dining experience. Thank You for thinking of us. All the best, Nick Henry General Manager
Dario was awesome! Food was outstanding! We both had pasta dishes, which were house made and perfectly prepared. Great value for a city which could cost you much more.
A bit warm (ambient temp) and loud but excellent food and service.
Way too loud for normal conversations. The tables are set less than a foot apart.
Very nice service by Dario. Quiet on arrival at 6, became quite busy as we ate. Food consistently good. Thank you!
Overall great dining experience. We were on our way to the aiport and our waiter, Scott, was very great in making our first time at Barbacco an enjoyable experience and kept us on schedule! He is an asset to your restaurant.
The food was excellent. Service was great.
Will definitely go back
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