Who We Are

Viola Barrios came from the small town of Bustamante, Mexico with nothing more than a dream and a handful of family recipes. In 1979, determined to take care of her children, she opened Los Barrios Restaurant in an old boat house and introduced the world to “Casero Style” cooking.

This unique way of cooking “from the home” came from years of tradition, pride and heritage handed down from one generation to the next. We invite you to come in and enjoy our unique flavors of Mexico and be a part of our recipe of fun, food and happiness!

Still visible is the original door frame of the old Dairy Queen at 4223 Blanco Rd. A humble reminder that, at Los Barrios, the most important ingredient is “Family

Gracias y Buen Provecho


“Los Barrios is all about family”

- Emeril Lagasse

H-E-B Meals

Your favorite Barrios meals are now sold at your local H-E-B.
Tex-Mex Enchilada Meal, Chicken Fajita Meal, Beef Fajita Meal, Pollito en Salsa Meal, Spanish Rice, Refried Beans, Charro Beans, Chile con Queso, Carne Guisada, Chimichurri, Pastel Tres Leches, One Dozen Flour Tortillas

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H-E-B Map


Gift Cards

It's long been said the way to someone's heart is through their stomach. So what makes the best gift of all? Gift cards to the Los Barrios Family of Restaurants of course. Each of our gift cards work at any of our restaurants, and best of all - they never expire!

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