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The Barley House

132 North Main Street, Concord, NH 03301
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Ranked #3 of 141 restaurants in Concord
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $20
Cuisines: Irish, Gastropub
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Concord's choice for quality food, top-notch service, and fresh local micro-brews. Located across the street from the State Capitol, The Barley House is a popular spot for business lunches, parties, after-work crowds, and culinary pleasure seekers.
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163 reviews from our community

89% Recommend
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English first
Amherst, New Hampshire
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82 reviews 82 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

I had dinner here with my husband and two other couples a few weekends ago. Most of us ordered burgers. I had a basic burger with lettuce, tomato and blue cheese. I ordered it medium rare and it was done perfectly. The potato salad for my side was also really good. My husband ordered the Korean BBQ burger with a... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

Everyone in the family found something they liked on the menu and probably wouldn't have even considered before. The salad pizza and burgers are good choices.

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La Canada Flintridge, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW via mobile

In need of a great dinner after a long day driving. What a welcome find!! From the seating host, Kevin, to our server Rebecca, it was superb!! Our party of 5 was seated immediately & ordered just about everything on the menu, LOL. All of the reviews thus far re the burgers are fabulous. The roasted Brussels sprouts, squash soup,... More

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new jersey
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62 reviews 62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I had just arrived in Concord NH, after a 6-hour long drive. My friends were already dinning at the Barley House in town, so I joined them. Our waitress could be not been more gracious and accommodating. As per a friends recommendation, I ordered the hamburger; it was excellent, fresh, and prepared perfectly. (I am very selective when it comes... More

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Andover, New Hampshire
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The Barley House was a lunch stop while in Concord. The food was excellent, well presented and good value. Interior is a little dark in the bar area. Bartender/Server was friendly and attentive to customer needs.

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Cape Cod
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We went during burger week and had the most incredible venison burgers we've ever had. Our server was amazing, had a wicked sense of humor, and the joint itself had a really fun and hip atmosphere to dine it. It's a busy place, so early dinner, if you want to avoid crowds, is best. The drinks were yummy and well... More

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New England
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We came here with two other couples for a pre-concert dinner on Sat night. We read the reviews on TripAdvisor since none of us had been to the Barley House before. Kudos to the reviewers for nailing it! A great foodie find! Solid beer selection, but most of us had either Grey Goose & Tonic or Manhattans....which were lovely. Service... More

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Concord, New Hampshire
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

When you see the outside of the Barley House, directly across from the NH Capitol Building in Concord, it looks like a pub. A nice pub, but a pub. It is a little dark on the bar side, and there are plenty of stools and taps at the bar. The beer selection is interesting, and the service is quite prompt.... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I like the Barley House. They have a very good cheese burger and wonderful, home made humus that the charming water gave us the recipe for. It i feels like a tavern restaurant and always a good choice in Concord. I have been there twice, while in Concord this year, and enjoyed it both time.s

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Minneapolis, MN
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94 reviews 94 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We were on our way back to Maine and stopped here for dinner to get a good microbrew beer and a combination of light and medium size dishes to fit the appetites that we had. Good beer selection - but not as much local beer on tap as I thought they might have. Good pulled pork sandwiches and burgers. Amazing... More

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