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The Barrington Boar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
+44 1460 259281
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“boar” (34 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying the night as it was a convenient stop to visit relatives. Our welcome on arrival and attention to detail regarding eating times and room facilities was first class. Friendly and efficient. We ate with our family in the evening and had generous...More

Thank Flint77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fitted in at short notice during a busy time and had an excellent meal in pleasant surroundings with excellent service.

Thank eandjinhills
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've come her a couple times for a Sunday roast and I must say it's sublime! Beef cooked to perfection (med/rare), giant Yorkshire puddings so big you could almost fit your whole dinner in there. Along with a fantastic range of fresh vegetables, probably about...More

Thank bazzerboy123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After visiting Barrington Court in the morning we went to The Barrington Boar for Sunday lunch. We hadn't booked but they very kindly fitted us in. We had some delicious Tomato Soup followed by a very substantial traditional roast dinner - enjoyed by one and...More

Thank marlene j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I always go to the Czech Republic for Christmas so we planned a family Christmas meal with our loved ones in the UK before we left, this year we chose the Barrington Boar and it was an excellent choice. The staff were...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday Lunch My wife ordered mac/cheese and had never seen anything like it Mac with a piece if brie on the top of macaroni in a cheese sauce!!! a joke. I ordered prawn cocktail which i must say was good - plenty of prawns but...More

Thank johnyr210
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I went for an evening meal with seven other. They were very happy with their meat or fish meal. However, I chose the vegetarian option and was very disappointed. The starter of guacamole was Ok but the main dish of aubergine parmigiana was not good....More

2  Thank wenndyledingham
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Staying close by in a cottage, we decided to visit the Barrington Boar for an evening meal. Staff were very friendly when booking the table over the phone, accommodating us and our dog. Wow what a lovely pub! Friendly staff and locals, lovely decor and...More

Thank Nimvark
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Had been urged to visit by friends and decided on an early evening meal. Impressed with the excellent beer and welcoming locals as well as the open fire on a cold night. Overall the food wasgood with some variation. My ham hock terrine was very...More

Thank Chesilboy
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Stopping locally, for racing at Wincanton, we chose to dine here based on trip advisor reviews and weren’t disappointed. Four of us spent a very pleasant evening here, in this country pub. Good food choice on both the menu & specials board, with some unusual...More

Thank lovethesoundofthesea
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28 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from blockheadLondon | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, no problem.
9 July 2017|
Response from dipper321 |
Yes, Most of our dishes can be made gluten free .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England (Formerly The Barrington Oak)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 259281
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The Barrington Boar is a quintessential Somerset village Freehouse located in the village of Barrington , in between Ilminster and Yeovil. We are open for lunches and Evening meals aswell as for local ciders ,ales,beers and wines. We now have 4 quality letting bedrooms. . We have ample parking in our private car park and also a large garden area.
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