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All reviews cobbled streets mayflower steps antique shops captain jaspers pubs and restaurants fish and chips pilgrim fathers plymouth gin distillery elizabethan house interesting area fishing boats plenty of places to eat eating places southside street national marine aquarium set sail steeped in history
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Mostly shops and restaurants, but we went down for dinner and after about 8pm most pubs stop serving food. Did find a great restaurant (see my review of the Barbican Pasta Bar.) The area got a bit dodgy after dinner and we left after eating.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank WVHighlander
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to have lunch with two other friends after our tour of the plymouth distillery, which occupies the same building Very nice restaurant, good welcome, nice ambiance Really nice menu offering a wide choice of dishes to suit most palettes. They offer a very...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty area of Plymouth located at Plymouth harbour full of interesting little shops plenty of pubs and bars and restaurants close by to the city centre around ten minutes walk.There is also the National Marine Aquarium just across the harbour approachable by a footbridge across...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely day here. Food lovely at the local fish shop also had a great boat trip on the sound very interesting

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank lhold22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parading a Blue shark through the streets to be cooked and fed for a seafood festival! I have never witnessed a more backwards and barbaric display and condemn the City and Plymouth, Plymouth Council and anyone else involved in this revolting act of animal cruelty.

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank VeganRex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is always something going on. A good place to get food to suit all budgets. Love sitting people watching

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank skiprat05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Barbican is full of quaint shops and a large number of eateries. My particular favourites are the Dolphin Hotel(very will kept beer and cider) and the Himalayan Spice (one of the few places to make a proper Phal curry). Great aspect onto Sutton Harbour....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the oldest parts of the country ! The Barbican is situated on the water front in Plymouth. It still has cobblestones running through the area and some of the buildings date back hundreds of years. This is where the original Pilgrim Fathers set...More

Date of experience: September 2019
16  Thank LuxEscapes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

a really good place to explore with loads of places to eat and drink and admire the craft in the water

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank chris504019
Reviewed 9 September 2019 via mobile

I love the Barbican, full of quaint shops bars and restaurants, family live in Plymouth, so I love a visit whilst I'm there. Definitely worth a visit, and great for Fish and chips.

Date of experience: September 2019
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rbrand2017
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no its still closed
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Planning is really bad and the small number of good shops and value quality restaurants is disappointing but all in all people do have a good time down here and serendipity can produce some amazingly upbeat and fun days and... More
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