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Address: Plymouth, England
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Plymouth's Jewel

Good place for an early evening or daytime stroll with amuktitude of eateries suitable for all budgets & tastes

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Good place for an early evening or daytime stroll with amuktitude of eateries suitable for all budgets & tastes

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The barbican over the past 5years had seen many improvements. Its a lovely place to visit, plenty of places to eat, drink and soak up the chilled out Vibe. In the night there are a few places to have a drink and becomes more lively. Boat trips and ice creams too!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Very historic and lovely friendly vibe. The wonderful cafe Captain Jaspers cafe is very popular with motorcyclists and very good value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Walk away from the town centre and step across to the Barbican. There are some lovely independent shops, some of which are quaint and definitely worth a nose. There are also plenty of places to grab some foodstuff. Fresh fish appears to be everywhere...and an abundance of chips and mushy peas to go with it! Enough ice cream to drive... More 

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Farmington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The Barbican is not one thing, it is seafront harbor area of Plymouth that gives you the keys to the city! There are big attractions such as the Aquarium and quiet attractions like sitting on a bench and watching the boats and the people and the hubbub. There are so many restaurants of all types that choosing is hard! There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

brilliant place to eat and drink and for a full variety of restaurants which would suit most people l

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Have been going here for many years, Sadly THE SHELL SHOP is gone. But so many lovely shops and eating places .And not forgetting the lovely pubs, Great place to MUST SEE.. when you visit Plymouth.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A historic place which seems to have lost its identity. Glaringly out of place modern buildings amongst characterful ones. Has suffered from commercialization to its detriment. Too many pubs and bars.

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This was my first visit to Plymouth and I fell in love with the Barbican. It's ideal in the daytime for everyone from children to pensioners and offers tasty fish at pocket money prices. Everyone (apart from Pippa at the Plymouth Gin Distillery) was friendly and helpful and we will definitely be back.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Soak up the restuarants and pubs and just take in the atmosphere great place !!! plenty of choice for all eaters and all ages....

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Address: Plymouth, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth

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