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The Local Gastropub

) #10 of 362 Restaurants in Barrie ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1X2, Canada
+1 705-252-9220
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The good..... Service was great, atmosphere relaxing , prices reasonable The bad.... Was very noisy from street sounds Food was awful. First I had wine steak pot pie. .the salad was over dressed and vinegar strong as was the pie. Returned that for the cod...More

Thank ArleneF2014
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arlene We never like hearing when our guests are not satisfied with any aspected of our little pub. I do apologize for your experience and as always feedback is received in a positive way to help make us better. Hopefully you will give us...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic. I had the beef tacos and it was more than I could eat. Very flavourful. My friend had the beef pie. Delicious. The quality of food is excellent at a reasonable price. The service was fantastic. Very casual atmosphere. They service...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great. The service was excellent and friendly. The waitress was able to remember our names.

Thank Scottie934
Reviewed 13 June 2017

As a group of four , we had the privilege to be served by Jenna. Jenna was fantastic. Her manner, her accuracy, confidence in the menu, her suggestions and timing were all perfect. We all had different food and beverage items and on separate bills...More

Thank Martin M
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Hi Martin We are so happy that you had a great time! We love our little pub and your experience is what we strive for everyday! Hope to see you back soon! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had to have our car repaired nearby, and while waiting we discovered this gem. Friendly and attentive server, AMAZING food. I would come here again and I don't even live in Barrie.

Thank Alex D
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hey Alex Glad you stopped in and enjoyed your meal! Look forward to having you back next time you are in town! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

18 of us piled into this spot and we're greeted with a smile, organized and fast food and drink service and the food was amazing. Especially the Fish & Chips - epic.More

Thank Tyler N
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Hi Tyler I was an absolute pleasure having you! On top of that! (I believe you are the same group!!) Your amazing family member from Scotland was an absolute blast and I loved sitting down having a wee chat with her! Hopefully we will see...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Loved the ambience of this quaint pub. Had the Kimchi fries and a starter and then the beef lasagna. They were both superb, as the fries were fresh cut and double fried (I assumed) with plenty of potato flavour and perfectly seasoned with a hint...More

Thank Vay T
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Hi Vay T Thanks so much for your amazing feedback. We are so happy that your experience took you back a little! Thanks for posting and we hope to see you back at the pub very soon! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Delicious pub food taken to the next level. Absolutely yummy and the specials are always something...well...special and not to be missed :) Try it out...you can catch live music or relax and unwind with friends over a game of whatever. Great place, great people!

Thank Sheila W
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi Sheila Thanks for the lovely review (your 2nd!) and kind words. Into year number 9 and we keep trying to make memories for our guests! Spread the love for us! Cheers The Locals

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

To be fair this is my second review of this little spot but I just have to give these guys kudos!! The food is SSOOOOOO GOOD!!! It looks like they have a tiny little kitchen and really this is a cozy casual spot, I love...More

Thank foodobsessed78
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

OMG! We love that you love us! Thanks for the second review my friend! See you soon 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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
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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