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The Local Gastropub

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Gastropub, Contemporary, Pub
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37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N1X2, Canada
+1 705-252-9220
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Great home cooked pub food with the best selection of craft beer on tap...
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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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great little spot..

We had a wonderful birthday celebration at this pub. The servers were excellent and the food delicious! Highly recommend this place for a casual outing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
MaggieR719ZS
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Barrie, Canada
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Barrie, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We had a wonderful birthday celebration at this pub. The servers were excellent and the food delicious! Highly recommend this place for a casual outing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Great food with live music. Awesome server, Jenna. Love ❤ it. Would suggest this to everyone. Still trying to understand baked Caesar salad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

My wife and I live in town and have made The Local gastropub part of our weekly routine. Scott and Matty have made it impossible to be disappointed with the food and the serving staff is top notch. Jenna, Teresa, Melissa and of course Nicole are knowledgeable and as friendly as can be. A must go if visiting or a... More 

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Mississauga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We had a lovely lunch at The Local. Our server asked our names... Perhaps a first? Food and service were excellent. Highly recommend.

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My favorite are the fish and chips. The owner is very friendly and helpful when deciding on a choice for a meal. It can get loud on evenings when they have music so best choice is the back of the restaurant in a booth.

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Called and made reservations having never been there before, for my mum's 73rd birthday. The staff I spoke to on the phone was extremely friendly and seemed genuinely excited when I asked what they could do short notice for her birthday. Pub has a great decor, lots of light and open windows. The great experience continued once we got to... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We visited Barrie from another city for their Canada Day celebrations -- we didn't have a plan for supper and after checking out a few places, we discovered "The Local Gastropub". This truly was a serendipitous experience -- we received excellent, friendly and attentive service from the host, our waitress, another waitress and even the chef! This service clearly demonstrated... More 

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Barrie, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My husband and I had heard about The Local Gastropub's great fish and chips and decided it was time to try this for ourselves. We were not disappointed. Delicious!! Absolutely great service!! A comfortable, fun atmosphere that is very welcoming. We will definitely be sure to visit regularly. Thank you to both Scott and Jenna for helping to make our... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My husband and I had the day off from "parenting" - rare occasion, so we decided to walk the downtown and find a place for lunch... he had been here before and knew they had lots of craft brews on tap...so we made our way there. From the moment we walked in to the time we left we felt very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I got married at The Local Gastropub last year on 6/28/14. As a surprise for my husband on our 1st wedding anniversary I planned with Scott Connor, owner of The Local Gastropub, a "wedding do over" dinner. Scott and his staff went above and beyond (as they always do) for our special dinner. Scott 're created our... More 

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Additional Information about The Local Gastropub

Address: 37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N1X2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: Gastropub, Contemporary, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 37 Dunlop St West, Barrie, Ontario L4N1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
  • Cuisine: Gastropub, Contemporary, Pub

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.
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?