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The Local Gastropub

) #10 of 366 Restaurants in Barrie €€ - €€€ , ,
37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
+1 705-252-9220
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“reuben” (14 reviews)
“haggis” (13 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with my girlfriend. A super neat layout in a downtown setting. They have large windows to get a hint of downtown Barrie life. Had an amazing craft beer from a local brewery that was chocolate and raspberry notes to it. Had the haggis lollipops...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent service. Love the menu. I was unsure about the haggis pops until I tried them. They were delicious. Excellent selection of beers too!

Thank Patricia B
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Patricia! Glad you loved our little spot! See you again soon we hope! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 4 days ago

We have ate here a number of times, the food is very good, well prepared. Great choices of Craft Beer; excellet service.

Thank 298wilfredf
37Scotland, Manager at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear 298wilfredf Thanks for taking the time to support and post! See you soon Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose this restaurant because it advertised ( on google map ) vegan fare....somewhat unusual for a pub ! We found a delightful friendly & very helpful spot The vegan food on the menu had been all sold ...so the chef made an individual dish...More

Thank CRichards-Bentley
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi CRichards-Bentley We are so lucky to have some cooks in our kitchen. I will pass this on to Jaedon who was working the evening you were in! Thanks for stopping in and we hope to see you soon! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my two kids for dinner and they LOVED it. One child said it was the "best" Mac and Cheese she's ever had. Great service, awesome food. Go, go, go!

Thank Lindsey C
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lyndsey So happy your little ones loved the mac and cheese! Thanks for the great review! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always guaranteed good food at the Local. Try their deep fried Mars bar but you may want to share it! Decadent!

Thank patandcolin1
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Patandcolin! Thanks for the review guys! Cheers Scott PS. We also have fries & cream on the menu this week for special!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

We drifted in here on Canada Day. Not a good day to go somewhere without a reservation, and in downtown Barrie? Extremely busy. Had been to three restaurants that couldn't serve us because it was so busy. So, in the Local Gastropub, we got a...More

Thank Mike B
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi Mike Yep Canada Day is indeed busy! Thanks for trying us and never feel you can't ask for a little bit more. Look forward to seeing you back for dinner. Cheers Scott

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The good..... Service was great, atmosphere relaxing , prices reasonable The bad.... Was very noisy from street sounds Food was awful. First I had wine steak pot pie. .the salad was over dressed and vinegar strong as was the pie. Returned that for the cod...More

Thank ArleneF2014
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Dear Arlene We never like hearing when our guests are not satisfied with any aspected of our little pub. I do apologize for your experience and as always feedback is received in a positive way to help make us better. Hopefully you will give us...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The food was fantastic. I had the beef tacos and it was more than I could eat. Very flavourful. My friend had the beef pie. Delicious. The quality of food is excellent at a reasonable price. The service was fantastic. Very casual atmosphere. They service...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The food was great. The service was excellent and friendly. The waitress was able to remember our names.

Thank Scottie934
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Mollie H
9 February 2016|
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Response from 37Scotland | Property representative |
Hi Mollie! Kids are always welcome in our little pub. We are family friendly and always have board games to keep everyone occupied.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220
  • E-mail
Description
Great home cooked pub food with the best selection of craft beer on tap North of Toronto. With large bay windows you have an indoor/outdoor atmosphere all through the year.
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