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Barney's Restaurant

206 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3810
+1 336-786-8305
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (24 reviews)
“cornbread” (12 reviews)
“club sandwich” (8 reviews)
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American, Diner
206 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3810
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stepping back into the 1960's this restaurant is quaint and filled with memorabilia of "Barney Fife". We went for lunch and had "Barney Burgers". The service was quick and the food was great! The burgers were homemade and were delicious! I recommended this restaurant for...More

Thank 9Buffalolady20
Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you are taking a tour of downtown Mt. Airy this is a place to get a bite to eat if you just want something simple and good; I especially like their hamburgers. The prices are very reasonable, and it just has that feel of...More

1  Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 7 October 2016

OMG the best meal in town, loved meatloaf ! Must eat here for the best home cooking and desserts! Came later in day but still open and great service for all.

1  Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stopped in during lunchtime and in our case it was not crowded mid week October. The menu is diner food so if you are looking for upscale or gourmet, this is not the place so set your expectations correctly. Service was gracious and when...More

1  Thank ldwheels
Reviewed 28 September 2016

good foot, very crowded since it was during Mayberry days. We ate at the counter and had the pork chop sandwich. very tasty and tender.

Thank kathy d
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited today and I'm glad I hadn't read the reviews before. We both ordered Barney Burgers and had a basket of fries. All of our food was freshly prepared and tasty. Our servers were prompt, courteous and most gracious. There was...More

1  Thank Jennifer and Ke... W
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Was great fun to visit this place for lunch. Good food and friendly people. Burgers, etc. Old nostalgic place.

Thank Jeree
Reviewed 24 September 2016

As always, great service, excellent meal choices and desserts. We were seated fast. Familiar staff faces are a plus!

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

A cute retro restaurant, just like you would imagine would be in Mayberry. . This is a burger place, typical menu, hamburgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, even bologna sandwich. I thought the menu price was good.

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Driving to North Carolina beaches, we stopped for the night. I read online about the birthplace of Andy Griffith and the Mayberry references . Quaint little town. We stopped at Barney's Cafe and both had a Barney Burger. It was very good and tasty. We...More

Thank Kimberly P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3810
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mount Airy
  • Phone Number: +1 336-786-8305
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