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The Barrel Bar

€€ - €€€American,
1200 E South St, Hastings, NE 68901-6424
+1 402-463-9158
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (14 reviews)
“halibut” (3 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1200 E South St, Hastings, NE 68901-6424
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We have been eating at this establishment for 49 years! The food is ALWAYS delicious and the service is terrific. Friendly people make dining so much more enjoyable!

Thank Darlene C
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I sincerely don't understand the appeal of this place. My family goes here from time to time, but even they have come to admit the food at this place is just not that great. The Barrel touts their amazing char-burgers, but do a terrible disservice...More

Thank ksforfun
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Love this burgers....can't go wrong with a Jim's Special. They don't have a fryer but you don't even miss it. Nice quiet place.

Thank smalltownnegirl
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Went here with a group of friends from work during lunch time. The service was quick and friendly and the Food is great! Love the charburger! It was a friendly and inviting experience and look forward to more stops there

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We go here a couple times a year to toast a friend and hang out. The service is always good and the prices are reasonable. Order the Charburger if in doubt. You can't go wrong.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Very unassuming from the outside but once you step in... it's a great surprise. Nicely updated and fresh looking, the food was excellent, the service was good. You aren't going to leave here hungry!

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

One of the oldest places (updated recently) in Hastings. The food is consistent; very good and very reasonably priced. Their homemade soups are delicious and, if you like blue cheese dressing?.....Jim makes some of the BEST blue cheese dressing around! Don't expect "fries with that"....they...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This was a haunt of mine from my 1970s college days. I met up with my friends there and had our usual charburger and a couple beers. The place hasn't changed much over the years, and I hope it stays that way when I return...More

Thank AlanDOHashi
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A great place in Hastings to get a great charburger or grilled chicken--both are great. They have a good menu and great service.

Thank harleyrkc
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

If you want a great steak at a great price, go to the Barrel. Laid back atmosphere and excellent service. Hastings little gem

Thank amac62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 E South St, Hastings, NE 68901-6424
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +1 402-463-9158
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