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The Barley Mow

€€ - €€€, British,
Sea Lane | Friskney, Skegness PE22 8SD, England
+44 1754 820883
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Sea Lane | Friskney, Skegness PE22 8SD, England
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1 - 10 of 409 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully cooked food at a reasonable price early evenings. Had goats cheese filo tart and veg then had to make room for sweet phew

Thank Maureen T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With military precision, our party was booked in for the required time slot and we were told to arrive 15 minutes early to sort drinks and choose from the menu. This turned out to be a crafty little ploy as almost 45 minutes after arrival...More

1  Thank BinksumSinkum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent value. Food as always excellent. Hake was a real treat. Sides perfectly cooked. Lovely service

1  Thank Carole C
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This pub serves marvellous food from a varied selection at very reasonable prices. We were made very welcome by staff that were friendly and professional.

Thank Bronzehonda
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic from the word go. Great owner/manageress who made us feel welcome as soon as we walked in - no request was too much for her. Food was delicious and reasonably priced. Cracking pub 👍

2  Thank pwrens
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We go to this pub regularly to eat even though we are 30mins away! You cannot beat the food and the owner and staff are so friendly! The menu is changed regularly and there is always something different on it. The presentation is the standard...More

2  Thank 30TravelBug1985
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I live in Skegness and this is one of the best places to eat in the area! Good food with a little something special added to make you want to visit time and time again. The staff are always welcoming, friendly and accommodating the food...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We have been a few times now and the food is very good, the service is excellent, the only thing that I would change is give a few chocolates with the bill, this would be a nice touch.

1  Thank alligatorman75
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here while on holiday .. I had seen it had got good reviews so we thought we would have Sunday lunch here, well what can I say the food was absolutely fantastic could not fault it ,my husband even ate his veg .. we...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

As visit the skegness area once a year. Always make time to visit the barley mow. It is situated on the main a52 between skeg and boston. Around 15 minute drive from skeg. The young staff are all very pleasant and efficient with a smile...More

1  Thank paulc051
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Questions & Answers
1 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for you're enquiry, we do indeed cater for Gluten free diets, as most dishes are prepared on sight, we can adapt to suit GF diets, alot of sauces are reduced or thickened with arrowroot or butter and cream... More
Claire D
26 December 2016|
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
Hi Claire We have a FB page, sample menus are on it. Website going live in January 2017. We are closed today, 27th, will reopen 28th at lunch, if you need any further help, please contact us after 1030am. Thank you
3 September 2016|
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
Hello, sorry, we don't allow dogs in the pub, however, we do have a garden area you are welcome to use ( weather permitting of course!)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sea Lane | Friskney, Skegness PE22 8SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Skegness
  • Phone Number: +44 1754 820883
  • E-mail
We are a country pub, located 14 miles from Boston, 8 miles from Skegness, we boast a large car park, beautiful garden with patio and heated smoking hut.Inside we offer a large conservatory overlooking the garden, which leads into the public bar, with 2 drinking areas and a separate dining room on the side overlooking the countryside.
We close all day Monday and serve evening meals from Tuesday to Saturday evening and lunches from Friday to Sunday. We get very busy in the evenings and on a Sunday Lunch, so we do recommend to book!!
We offer fresh prepared food using reputable suppliers and make majority of the dishes here on sight, we pride ourselves on Proper Food in a clean comfortable cosy yet modern village pub with restaurant.
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