Tuesdays | hospitality discounts   

Come in for our hospo night cocktail specials, or try some of our tapas and yummy Kiwi-latino fusion food. 

WEDNESDAYS | Salsa Classes & $10 COCKTAILS   

Learn to dance like a Cuban.. in the coolest Latino bar in town with Rafael from CUBANFUSION - 

Aimed principally at beginners, these fun social classes will get you dancing in no time. 

These classes are also aimed at those who may have been dancing Salsa "a su manera" (their way) for a while and want to strengthen their knowledge and take their dancing to the next level. 

No partner or previous experience required. 

Cost: $15/per person/per class

La mambo 

El Mambo is back!!!

Nine talented Wellington and Chilean musicians will be back together again for another performance at El Barrio- not to be missed! 

"La Mambo will present its explosive cocktail of Latin party music in the style of the Chilean ‘Cumbia Carnival' 
“La mambo presentará su explosivo cóctel de música de fiesta latina al estilo de la cumbia carnaval chilena" 

$5 door charge

thursday | Mundo Lingo Wellington

Love learning and speaking other languages? Come join us every Thursday for our Mundo Lingo language exchange! All levels of language ability are welcome, and it's that's not for you, come along anyway and enjoy our Thursday Latino Chillout Sessions!

sweet Sunday

Sweet Sunday! Looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon/evening?! Come on down to your local latino bar for our sweet sunday special. We have a variety of liquors, and our desserts for just $7. We've also got a selection of fun Latino board games, including the Argentinian equivalent of Cards Against Humanity!



35 Dixon Street, Wellington, NZ

Tel: (04) 333 0261

Email: hola@elbarrio.nz



  • Monday -Closed

  • Tuesday -4pm - 10pm

  • Wednesday -4pm-11pm

  • Thursday 14pm-12am

  • Friday -4pm-4am

  • Saturday -4pm-4am

  • Sunday 4pm-9pm