We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Barrington Boar

) #5 of 28 Restaurants in Ilminster €€ - €€€ , British,
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
+44 1460 259281
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“boar” (31 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (27 reviews)
“the pub” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
Write a Review
Reviews (293)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

How to start? The great warm welcome or the wonderful sense of humour from Mine Host. Not sure it matters because you just know that fate has been good to you to get to the Boar. It is an extraordinary maze to start with but...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had just visited Barrington Court close by and needed some light refreshment before setting off home. Although it was one minute to closing time we were accommodated with no problems and a smile. A sign of good service which makes one return and we will...More

Thank JBG1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here on a Wednesday early evening with our dog and were given a friendly welcome. The beer was well kept, i had 3 or 4 just to make sure. The menu was mainley pub classics, I had the slow roasted belly pork and my...More

Thank blockheadLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended with our young daughter and in laws and we were very impressed. The food was amazing and the staff were very friendly. Our daughter loved the new puppy Lottie and the staff let her play with her. Highly recommend it and will defo be...More

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic bed and breakfast. Lovely rooms, great breakfast and friendly staff. One of the nicest B&Bs I've stayed in.

1  Thank Samuel F
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here in the garden. Friendly welcome and for our 2 little dogs too. Highly recommend. Look forward to a return visit next time we visit this area.

1  Thank Sal127
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Greeted by the Landlord, friendly and informative. Especially when suggesting the best local ciders! Food was reasonably priced and well presented. Would recommend.

Thank David H
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely village pub serving good quality pub food. Service is a little different, bordering on rude...

2  Thank Steveo1282
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stoppped here today for lunch on our way to see a friend in a neighbouring village. What lovely food we had. I had a Ham and whole grain mustard sandwich which was served with plenty of chips and a lovely side salad. My husband...More

1  Thank HeyyouDevon
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Stayed overnight while on a business trip to the West Country ! Accommodation is clean, modern and well appointed. Food was very good, and service was excellent. Great value for money, will definitely stay again !

Thank richardi
Nearby Restaurants
Lamb & Lion
152 reviews
3.55 km away
Lopen Raj
109 reviews
4.81 km away
Rose and Crown
16 reviews
3.89 km away
Railway Carriage Cafe
101 reviews
4.64 km away
Nearby Attractions
Barrington Court
494 reviews
.82 km away
Somerset Cider Brandy Company
47 reviews
3.16 km away
Rose and Crown, East Lambrook
94 reviews
4.27 km away
Church of St George
9 reviews
6.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Barrington Boar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England (Formerly The Barrington Oak)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 259281
  • E-mail
The Barrington Boar is a quintessential Somerset village Freehouse located in the village of Barrington , in between Ilminster and Yeovil. We are open for lunches and Evening meals aswell as for local ciders ,ales,beers and wines. We now have 4 quality letting bedrooms. . We have ample parking in our private car park and also a large garden area.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing