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The Local Gastropub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, ,
37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
+1 705-252-9220
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“haggis” (15 reviews)
“reuben” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 240 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my parents for dinner. Not too loud as is the case with some other local pubs. Local musician played a nice variety and even some requests from my parents. Everyone was pleased with their meal. I can say the fish and chips were excellent.

Thank scottbelisle68
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi scottbelisle68 Thanks for the review! Glad you had a nice time in our wee pub! See you soon Cheers Scott

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in for lunch while in town for a business meeting. Wanted a "local" place rather than one of the ubiquitous chain outlets and this place clearly fit the bill. At least a dozen Ontario craft brews were on tap and the Saison that I...More

Thank IMEC
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi IMEC We love it when guests like yourself take a chance on little independent spots like ours, it means a lot and its people like you that keep us going! Thanks so much and we look forward to having you back next time you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have enjoyed this local pub a few times before and it is a favourite of mine! This visit however was a little different as I was taking my Dad for the very first time. Every time my Dad visits from out of town I...More

Thank M_0976
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi M_0976 Firstly let me say thanks for coming back time and again and supporting our little pub! Secondly, I'm so happy that your dad enjoyed his first experience with us!! We can Mason Jar your dad some ketchup if he would like and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my girlfriend. A super neat layout in a downtown setting. They have large windows to get a hint of downtown Barrie life. Had an amazing craft beer from a local brewery that was chocolate and raspberry notes to it. Had the haggis lollipops...More

Thank James E
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi James Thanks for the glowing review! We are so happy that you enjoy our little vision in downtown Barrie! Keep spreading the word! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Love the menu. I was unsure about the haggis pops until I tried them. They were delicious. Excellent selection of beers too!

Thank Patricia B
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Patricia! Glad you loved our little spot! See you again soon we hope! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have ate here a number of times, the food is very good, well prepared. Great choices of Craft Beer; excellet service.

Thank 298wilfredf
37Scotland, Manager at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear 298wilfredf Thanks for taking the time to support and post! See you soon Scott

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We chose this restaurant because it advertised ( on google map ) vegan fare....somewhat unusual for a pub ! We found a delightful friendly & very helpful spot The vegan food on the menu had been all sold ...so the chef made an individual dish...More

Thank CRichards-Bentley
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi CRichards-Bentley We are so lucky to have some cooks in our kitchen. I will pass this on to Jaedon who was working the evening you were in! Thanks for stopping in and we hope to see you soon! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Took my two kids for dinner and they LOVED it. One child said it was the "best" Mac and Cheese she's ever had. Great service, awesome food. Go, go, go!

Thank Lindsey C
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Lyndsey So happy your little ones loved the mac and cheese! Thanks for the great review! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Always guaranteed good food at the Local. Try their deep fried Mars bar but you may want to share it! Decadent!

Thank patandcolin1
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Patandcolin! Thanks for the review guys! Cheers Scott PS. We also have fries & cream on the menu this week for special!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We drifted in here on Canada Day. Not a good day to go somewhere without a reservation, and in downtown Barrie? Extremely busy. Had been to three restaurants that couldn't serve us because it was so busy. So, in the Local Gastropub, we got a...More

Thank Mike B
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi Mike Yep Canada Day is indeed busy! Thanks for trying us and never feel you can't ask for a little bit more. Look forward to seeing you back for dinner. Cheers Scott

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Mollie H
9 February 2016|
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Response from 37Scotland | Property representative |
Hi Mollie! Kids are always welcome in our little pub. We are family friendly and always have board games to keep everyone occupied.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 24
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220
  • E-mail
Description
Great home cooked pub food with the best selection of craft beer on tap North of Toronto. With large bay windows you have an indoor/outdoor atmosphere all through the year.
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