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Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
Watling Street, Hinckley LE10 3JA, England
+44 1455 633220
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Watling Street, Hinckley LE10 3JA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As we were in a large group we phoned our order in ahead.Food was top notch and second to none.I ordered the steak and was cooked exactly I has asked and was absolutely delicious.Would highly recommend it :)

Thank John N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Barnacles is truly a pearl,maybe the best restaurant in 200 miles radius.We have been there a few times,but never on sunday,so we decided to try that very recommended Sunday Lunch.Just a wonderful day it was,since the moment we got a warm welcome on arrival by...More

Thank tashasummer
Reviewed 2 days ago

After last time,when the old italian manager was quite rude and aggressive to us(we emailed about it to Barnacles head office),we wanted to give the place an other chance last sunday,and I'm so glad we did it.The ambiance and atmosphere was absolutely stunning,the service spotless(nothing...More

Thank lunasail822
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have visited here a number of times and found the entire experience to be brilliant! From entering the building, been shown to your seat, ordering drinks and food right up to paying the bill is dealt with in a friendly and professional manner. I had...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beef was cooked to perfection with fresh cauliflower cheese, carrots, green beans, sugar snaps, roast potatoes and big Yorkshire pudding, there was 7 of us with 7 clean plates!! Thank you to the great staff and to Joyce!!

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's hard to find a good fish restaurant around the Midlands as the poor things have a long way to travel from the coast and fish frozen too long loses so much, but the sea bass and bream were delicious, however they got there. The...More

Thank dekofnot
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They have accommodation now at long last, The pictures we saw it looks very nice but I tried to book the "Shepherds Hut" as they call it but I was told it was booked for that night, (we look a peek at it but it...More

Thank PaulnKaz
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went for a family meal for my mother's birthday. We all had 3 courses and some drinks. The food was all exceptional, well portioned and priced given the quality of it. The staff were very friendly and professional - with just the right amount...More

Thank MattRaffan
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Barnacles on a Saturday afternoon for lunch with friends. We were greeted with a warm welcome and shown to our table in the bar area, as that is where our friends always sit (I like their style)! A drinks order was taken and...More

Thank Louise_Tony123
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having passed Barnacles on a weekly basis, we decided to book a table. The restaurant is beautiful, the welcome and attention from the staff was first class, and the food was amazing. The food was cooked perfectly. I can't believe I haven't been here before...More

Thank Anthea S
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Response from totochef68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,everything(Sea food and fish),a part of steak and pizza.
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11 April 2016|
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Response from RobMcAndrews | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The area we used was upstairs & there wad no lift. But, thete are also ground floor ateas which Im almost certain do facilitate our disabled friends
Peter A
1 March 2016|
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Response from AndyMM1963 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do need to book early as place is very popular
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 68
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watling Street, Hinckley LE10 3JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Hinckley
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 633220
  • E-mail
Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro offers guests a very warm welcome. Seating downstairs in our contemporary Bistro offers a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy exquisite food, fine wines, great beers, a snug log fire and our outside terrace. Upstairs is our award winning restaurant which offers the very best quality food which reflects our personality and the ethos of Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro. We strive to deliver affordable, locally sourced seasonal produce, never compromising on style or quality. Our extensive menus are designed to suit every taste and budget, whether you are celebrating a special occasion or fancy a classic British bistro dish, you are sure to enjoy your visit!
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