Arizona-based restaurant Barro’s Pizza to open in McKinney

Pizza and wings will be offered at Barro's Pizza when the restaurant opens in McKinney this September. (Courtesy Barro's Pizza)
Pizza and wings will be offered at Barro's Pizza when the restaurant opens in McKinney this September. (Courtesy Barro's Pizza)

Pizza and wings will be offered at Barro's Pizza when the restaurant opens in McKinney this September. (Courtesy Barro's Pizza)

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The Barro's Special pizza will be offered at Barro's Pizza when the restaurant opens in McKinney this September. (Courtesy Barro's Pizza)
Barro’s Pizza is for the first time launching outside of Arizona and will open in late September at 2730 S. Central Expressway, McKinney, in the former location of Henderson Kitchen & Tap. The family business will be owned and operated by Gina Barro. The Barro’s Pizza recipe comes from grandmother Angelina Barro, who came from Italy in the 1930s. Barro’s Pizza specializes in pizza with a thick crust and a light, flakey texture as well as tangy and sweet spiced sauce. The restaurant will also offer wings, salads, gluten-free pizza options, dessert, beer and wine. www.barrospizza.com
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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