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The Barrel Pizza and Spaghetti House

€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza,
131 Queensway W | Ontario, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2M8, Canada
+1 519-426-0068
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“breadsticks” (5 reviews)
“thai chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
131 Queensway W | Ontario, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2M8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We were staying in Simcoe and arranged lunch with our brother and his wife who live in Tillsonburg. They met us at the restaurant. The waitress was very friendly and allowed us to take our time ordering and made some suggestions. The food was excellent...More

Thank 31pennyo
Reviewed 6 days ago

we've enjoyed many events here over the past 20+ years, with family and friends. Highly recommend , great food always, with very friendly , courteous, efficient staff

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait staff seemed uninspired as was the food. They were timely and adequate but not interested in making our stay repeatable.

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the hotel down the street and chose this place to eat because it was close. We were quite a large group, however service was good and food was excellent! The place was packed so you know it is a popular place!...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We’ve been to the Barrel a couple of times on our way to Port Dover, and consider it ideal for a special treat. It is a cut above the average pizzeria or spaghetti place, both in menu and the quality of the food. Even the...More

Thank losdosgringos2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Moved out to Jarvis in 2009 and this was the first restaurant which we went to. We keep on coming back because they use the locals' food products and it is so fresh farm picked that day taste. We have family & friends from out...More

Thank MaryLynn56
BarrelRestaurant, Owner at The Barrel Pizza and Spaghetti House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Congrats MaryLynn, you have won dinner for 4 at the Barrel Restaurant! Please call 519 426 0068 and ask for Nick K so we can arrange a time for you to pick up the gift certificate and take a picture. Nick Kokkoros Partner / General...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had driven past this establishment for years ---- finally stopped in ---- Food, service, prices-----all great! Their pasta is next to none!!!

Thank 752gord
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The Barrel Pizza is one of the finer dining establishments in Simcoe, Ontario. The atmosphere is nice, food a bit pricey but very good

Thank Wayne D
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I went here last night with my dad to treat him to what I thought would be a nice dinner. Yes, the place was very busy so we thought it should be good. Wrong. Our waitress took our orders and we both ordered pasta with...More

Thank Naomi T
BarrelRestaurant, Manager at The Barrel Pizza and Spaghetti House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Naomi, Thank you for your feedback and I apologize that your experience with us was unsatisfactory. Overall our performance this past Sunday of the long weekend was not up to our usual high quality standards that we have been striving for the past 30 years....More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat with the family. The food was well priced and good portions. Very busy and pleasant staff. Highly recommended

Thank Elena S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Queensway W | Ontario, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Norfolk County  >  Simcoe
  • Phone Number: +1 519-426-0068
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