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Barcelos Flame Grilled Chicken (Vivocity)

Western
Specializing in flame grilled chicken, this outlet is located at Vivocity.

Daily: 10:00 - 22:00

63769534
$15 based on 39 submissions
Lunch (20 votes), Dinner (16 votes), Children/Family (12 votes)
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Bring on the sauces!

We needed a quick dinner and Barcelos was the obvious choice, having scouted around the crowded mall after our movie. The queue was short and there were a few empty tables when we looked inside. Without further ado, we secured one with our stuff and went to place our order at the counter.

The half chicken meal ($21.90) came with either two sides or one side and a drink. We decided to eat here and drink elsewhere so we got the former.

Our dish arrived following a short wait, and we tucked in expectantly. I had the thigh meat and even this wasn’t very juicy and tender. The breast was much worse. To salvage the lacklustre chicken (mild peri), we had to resort to liberal doses of the various sauces. However, the bird was nicely-charred and we liked the distinct smokiness.

As for the sides, we chose mushroom & potato and spicy wedges. The former could’ve done better with more mushroom while the latter was delectably crisp.

Not exactly an exciting dinner but it sufficed. The upholstery desperately needed a change though. It wasn’t our first time here and I didn’t remember the cushions being so soiled.

Note: 7% GST but no service charge.

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  • grilled chicken3 votes
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1/4 Chicken Meal
28 Nov 2012 • 45 reviews • 18 followers

Tangy lemon, mild peri, very peri or supa peri?

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17 Oct 2012 • 1 review • 0 follower

One of the Worst Services and Food Ever Experienced

ate at the Vivocity brance on Tue around 6.10PM. upon arrival, no staff attended to me for 3 minutes. then one of them with a mohawk casually told me to wait while he chit-chats with his colleagues, and i stand there waiting to make my order. mohawk guy couldn't even be bothered to speak properly
22 Sep 2012 • 3 reviews • 6 followers

Not Good

Went to the Vivo-City Barcelos because I had a groupon voucher. Have previously been to their Novena Square 2 outlet.

First impression was poor, having to order at the counter so no time to comfortably look through the menu. Then they didnt have what my wife ordered. Drinks were from cans as their
13 Jun 2012 • 240 reviews • 1 follower

Expensive chicken leg

Chicken leg - http://phuachiuyen.wordpress.com/2011/01/23/barcelos-nex/

Ahh... I was at the NEX outlet some time back in 2011.

There's nothing much nice for me to choose from and the chicken leg I ordered was overpriced with no special sauce taste. Not worth!

I doubt I'll return.

half chicken meal with mushroom & potato and spicy wedges
27 Mar 2012 • 408 reviews • 13 followers

Bring on the sauces!

We needed a quick dinner and Barcelos was the obvious choice, having scouted around the crowded mall after our movie. The queue was short and there were a few empty tables when we looked inside. Without further ado, we secured one with our stuff and went to place our order at the