Colliers brokers represented Barrio Tacos on the lease in the Devine District in Columbia

August 25, 2023

This is Barrio Tacos second location in the Columbia region

Colliers | South Carolina’s Rox Pollard Jr., John Gressette and Rox Pollard III represented Barrio Tacos + Tequila + Whiskey in the lease of ±3,687 square feet of restaurant space at 4420 Devine Street.

“We are excited for our clients, Rich and Tina Kotlarek, to get their second Barrio Tacos location in South Carolina,” said Gressette. “This high-profile location will offer the brand excellent visibility and exposure to the Columbia market and provide an exciting atmosphere for customers to enjoy the experience of visiting Barrio Tacos.”

Barrio Tacos + Tequila + Whiskey has over 20 locations in the US. It provides a casual atmosphere with a unique energy that is created from the combination of the staff, décor and music. Barrio is known for having a vast selection of tequila, whisky, beer and custom-designed tacos. For more information, visit

“Barrio, which means neighborhood, is the perfect concept for this redeveloped, quintessential neighborhood property,” said Jim Pagett, owner of 4420 Devine Street. “I have always wanted our community to enjoy and love this real estate as much as I do and Barrio Tacos + Tequila + Whiskey will provide a festive and delicious platform for us all to come together to eat, drink and celebrate life. It’s been an arduous journey getting to this point, but I am thrilled and looking forward to Barrio’s grand opening on Devine Street!”

Pollard Jr. is a Vice President and Director of Retail Services at Colliers in Columbia and specializes in the sale, leasing and development consultation of retail properties across the state. Gressette is a Brokerage Associate working with tenants, landlords, sellers and purchasers to lease, purchase and sell retail properties of all sizes. Pollard III is a Brokerage Associate specializing in leasing and selling retail properties and commercial development sites in South Carolina.


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