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The Barge

) #13 of 163 Restaurants in Grimsby , British,
River Head | Victoria Stret, Grimsby, England
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“coleslaw” (6 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
River Head | Victoria Stret, Grimsby, England
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Reviews (95)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The barge offers a different dining opportunity at the riverhead in Grimsby. The barge has been there for quite some time but still seems to be a local favourite. Whilst quite small there are additional drinking and dining tables on the terrace- landside- picnic table...More

Thank Paulsmithcasty
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We visited The Barge a few weeks ago on a lunch time for a family meal. There were 7 of us and I have to say we were all impressed with our food and the service was very good! Despite us all ordering with 3...More

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Having been to the Barge on several visits to Grimsby but only ever for a drink, it was high up my list of things to do to actually eat there. I ordered the gourmet burger and have to say I questioned my choice when it...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I recently visited family and decided to revisit the place that I have always considered my "local". Being a lot older than the last time I frequented the barge I didn't know what to expect. I am glad to say that only a few things...More

1  Thank Tim K
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Grimsby weekend away. Went in Saturday afternoon for drinks after seeing the quirky boat in town. Surprisingly spacious downstairs, drinks very reasonable. After seeing the fantastic food being served, Phillip and I returned on Sunday for fish and chips. First class service and first class...More

Thank Paul1701
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The food was absolutely delicious. The best lasagna that I have ever eaten. Each mouthful a delight. I had a jacket potato served with salad and coleslaw to accompany my lasagne. We were a party of 4 ladies. We had reserved a table which was...More

Thank Annie134
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A previous review from me rated this venue as the best pub Sunday lunch I had experienced.Regretfully my last two sunday lunches have shown that for some reason standards have slipped .The just home cooking feeling has disappeared replaced by what appears to be precooked...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Nice little pub, friendly people. Quite dark inside, good for small gatherings. Drinks are reasonably priced, went on a weeknight, about 7pm, not too crowded.

Thank Unkempt Q
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Just love the menu and the atmosphere, nice friendly and relaxing, food takes a while to come but truly worth the wait. Baguettes truly gorgeous, with a beautiful salad crispy chips and all tastes incredible!! Enchilladas massive was so good, loved it but couldn't finish...More

Thank stallykins
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Tasty food, spot on chips. The BEST coleslaw I've ever eaten in my whole life!! Beef too fatty and chewy (cheap meat), but everything else really tasted good. Good friendly service on the boat in town!

Thank zjg_90
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Chopper M
Hi, just called for a table tonight but was told you're closing at 7. Your info here says you're open in the evenings, can you advise?
19 January 2017|
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Response from shewolfmegadeth | Reviewed this property |
The pub is open still the food stops at a certain time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: River Head | Victoria Stret, Grimsby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Grimsby
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