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Barnacle Bistro

29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
+1 541-247-7799
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic fries” (65 reviews)
“burger” (38 reviews)
“fish tacos” (29 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well We should have known better when walking in and seeing the signs hiring for all kitchen positions, but we proceeded nontheless as we read the reviews. Fries were great, fish n chips, fish was also great...Burger not so great. The menu stated the beef...More

Thank roadtrippnpanda
Evan B, Manager at Barnacle Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm sorry the experience fell short!..As far as the signs for a kitchen help! I've always struggled in this small town finding a reliable kitchen staff, thus the signs stay up to increase our chances. The hot sauce has been remade. The recipe seemed to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"The Big Cheese is the best grilled cheese sandwich I have had in my entire life. That's saying a lot -- I'm 65, have always loved grilled cheese and have eaten more of them than I want to admit! And the garlic fries are seriously...More

Thank greenbeetlegirl
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Stopped here one evening after a long day driving. Food and server were terrific. Varied and unique menu and I think the dishes were exceptional. Not the usual fare - which I found refreshing. I would eat there every day!

Thank Dorisis
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We were passing through Gold Beach, driving down the Oregon coast and picked Barnacle Bistro based on TripAdvisor. The service was a bit slow, but otherwise fine. My sandwich was good, served with a couscous salad, which was quite tasty. My husband quite liked his...More

1  Thank 305E40th4J
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We pass through Gold Beach once or twice a year on road trips. The Barnacle Bistro is one of the places in Gold Beach we try to visit. On our first trip, we were served by what appeared to be the owner/cook and were very...More

Thank travelfanaticsunltd
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The evening that we had dinner there Joe was the only one working. He did a wonderful job serving all the patrons in a timely and professional manner. The food was wonderful and from our seats we were able to enjoy the sunset. All around...More

Thank Nina M
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere very warm with lots of people deep in conversation having a good time. Had the clam special it was delicious and the service was divine. Glad to see so much seafood on the menu hope to be back soon to try something else!...More

Thank TexieraL
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Joe the server was incredible. He was very friendly. The place has a cool vibe with Zeppelin playing and other awesome music. We order the Greek hamburger, garlic fries, soup of the day, Bazi Tacos. Straight put the gate the place oozed hip. It was...More

Thank irishvixen21
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first stop for fish and chips on a recent visit to the Oregon Coast. The atmosphere was fun and a refuge on a rainy day. The fish was good and the slaw was fresh although different than I expected. I got a...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner here twice over the past two days and loved our meals. We had mussels, crab cakes and fish and were delighted with them all.

Thank John K
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Response from frau | Reviewed this property |
I don't know,I was on vacation from California. Mike
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Response from Evan B | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don't carry a current cable subscription. I recommend the Hunter Creek Tavern for your viewing needs!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Gold Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 541-247-7799
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