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Pre-theatre food

Yesterday was the second time Mrs D and I visited Barbarella’s before enjoying a show at the opera... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Belper, United Kingdom
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Another excellent meal

Barbarellas has become our first choice place for a pre theatre meal every time we visit Buxton... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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7 The Quadrant, Buxton SK17 6AW, England
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Yesterday was the second time Mrs D and I visited Barbarella’s before enjoying a show at the opera house.. it’s quirky interior is warm and cosy. The cocktails Mrs D had were mixed to perfection and made a perfect start to the main event... grub!...More

Thank chunky2194
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Barbarellas has become our first choice place for a pre theatre meal every time we visit Buxton. Friday's visit did not disappoint. Our party of five has quite diverse tastes but there is always a varied menu to suit everyone. I enjoyed Barbarella salad followed...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

One of the restaurants closer to our hotel on a very snowy couple of days in Buxton. The cocktails were lovely and the menu was unexpectedly varied, we all had something totally different and enjoyed the food. Just one strange thing, my husband requested potato...More

Thank Jazziebabes
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Brought my partner here as i kept telling him how good this place is, barb and nick are fantastic hosts, the decor is fantastic, i love it, the food is just out of this world, i recommend anyone to try this place to dine if...More

Thank Izzyrat
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My family in Buxton booked a table for 7 for Sunday lunch. I was pleasantly surprised to see how varied and interesting the menu was. Great ambiance throughout and the owner and staff were helpful and efficient. My lamb tagine was cooked to perfection. The...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Lovely cozy place to eat.food lovely.did have to wait longer than usual and people who arrived after UsWere served before us which was a little frustrating.however the food was delicious and definitely worth waiting for.

Thank patricia3211
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Wednesday evening 7.00pm in Buxton , table for 4 (pre booked). A quirky place , with an ecclectic mix of chairs, tables, lamps and mirrors. We ate upstairs, service was good , menu was varied with lots of choices, and the food was both tasty...More

Thank ian b
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

It's a really nice restaurant/ bar, with good service. The food was delicious, well presented and well priced. Nothing to complain about. Dogs are aloud too, but no one under the age of 18!

Thank Lucy K
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a quiet drink here before an evening meal out. Great atmosphere and a really good range of drinks. Highly recommended!

Thank grahamgraham1
Reviewed 12 December 2016

fabulous little bar / restaurant offering a great menu, great service and a lovely cosy atmospheric environment. staff are brilliant, friendly and attentive. had a meal Friday evening and went back the following lunchtime. both times were great

Thank Clive M
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