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DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€, European,
48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 7440
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 372 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hadn't read the reviews on this place but came across it and decided to eat there. I had the lamb dinner which was great - lots of lamb and good portions. Hubby had the ribs and didn't manage the salad or chips as there was...More

Thank fl020
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comments. I have passed these on to my staff. Comments like yours make all our efforts worthwhile. I hope to see you both again sometime.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything cooked so well. Great service. Their Fried Chicken is absolutely hands down the best I've ever had. Juicy, really crunchy and just blew my mind. Had it twice in our 1 day stay it was that good.

Thank Heath P
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We pride ourselves on our chicken and it is so great when our customers appreciate what we have done. Thanks for your comments.

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Simply delicious food! Cooked to absolute perfection and plenty of flavour! Best meals hands down during our 2 weekstay in NZ! We had lamb backstrap and ribeye, both were melt in the mouth. Da's breakfast was 100% delicious! Portion sizes are very geneeous and prices...More

Thank the pokemon m
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I have told our chef of your comments - thank you. If you come back to NZ sometime, do drop in and see us.

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Yummy! Staff were super friendly and showed very good service! We had roast of the day and a vegetable soup followed by a delicious chocolate cake for desert! Meal size was really good. Nice and big and cheap! The cake was so nice. One of...More

Thank heidir2084
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very glad that you had a good time with us. Please come and see us again.

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Good food at low prices. Cozy ambiance inside. Friendly staff. Right at the cetre of Picton. Would love to come again.

Thank Narel John C
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thanks for your positive comments. We would love to see you again if you are in the area.

Reviewed 14 July 2018

A very average meal. sweet and sour chicken - the rice was served up a cup turned upside down. The sauce definitely came out of a jar and the salad was tasteless. The wine was awful!More

1  Thank Nome60
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

If this is a genuine review I am very disappointed that you could not take the time to advise us of your disappointments face to face. However since this so obviously runs contrary to our many other reviews, I suspect that this review is a...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018

Hubby and I had dinner at this delightful restaurant/bar in June 2018. Firstly, we were immediately struck on entering the place how many locals were there. A golden rule we've learnt when travelling ... go where the locals go ... so we knew we were...More

Thank llee4432
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Your has to be one of the most detailed reviews that we have ever had. We have shared this with all our staff and many other as well. Thank you for taking the time to prepare your review

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Was recommended by the motel we stayed. Had a discount by showing the motel's room keys. Food was done well, excellent tastes. I ate the "roast of the day" which came with different 'veg' - sweet potato, potato, pumpkin, Tapioca and a slice of crispy...More

Thank motiver2018
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your positive comments. We set out to provide a great mix of good food in a warm and inviiting environment and your comments tell us that we are succeeding.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

I love the Green lip mussels here. The owner who also serve is very friendly. The location is perfect just along the shopping center of Picton.

Thank erichleinchen
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback. It is always nice to know that we are doing a good job.

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Delicious food specially the fried chicken was the best. Breakfast was big serving and delicious too. Will definitely come back here.

Thank mendy p
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for your great positive response. We definitely look forward to seeing you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:30
Monday
06:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:30
Thursday
06:30 - 21:30
Friday
06:30 - 21:30
Saturday
06:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 7440
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