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The Barley House

132 North Main Street, Concord, NH 03301
603.228.6363
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Ranked #2 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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English first
Portland, Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We went for lunch and had a wonderful server named Sam. Sam was very knowledgable about celiac disease and gluten free menu items (my husband has celiac disease). She talked about not being able to guarantee against cross contamination. They have a delicious house made hummus. Instead of pretzels to dip, she brought my husband carrots and celery and his... More

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Austin, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The food was good, but the service was s-l-o-w. Check your bill carefully, we were charged for a drink we didn't have. Our waitress took it off the bill straight away, but there was barely an apology.

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The basic hamburger was quite good, but the fries seemed commercial and had no taste. The Chicken Pot Pie was lukewarm, thick chicken stew ladled into a soup bowl, upon which a pastry top was dropped. Quite tasteless. The Barley House 10 year pale ale was just OK. Next time in Concord, I'll find someplace else.

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New Hampshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stopped in at 5 pm on a Saturday night. Beat the wait crowd which hit around 6pm. Double digit burger prices but tasty combos including fries or coleslaw. Dissapointed that there is minimal Irish Faire on the menu. People were having a good time and our waitress was friendly and attentive. Would go back and try other menu selections.

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

If you are wondering where everyone is in Concord N H in the evening, they are probably mostly here. Short wait to be seated on a Wednesday night, friendly waitstaff and pleasant surroundings. Curry fish and chips was yum, yum, yum. The burger special with a shot of Knob Creek Rye and a craft beer was great. It was great... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
205 reviews 205 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We came here with no reservation and with no warning they pulled together a table for about a dozen of us. It took them 2-3 minutes to prep the table, then they sent us an outstanding server in Emily. She broke up the check into a few batches and didn't make us feel bad about it...which is great because with... More

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Cardiff
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We called into this bar for a drink. The staff were very friendly. they had an excellent selection of beer. We didn't stay very long as we had only flown in that afternoon, but we would recommend it. They also serve food.

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Miami, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I am so happy for Trip Advisor and all the contributors as this is how I found this restaurant in Concord, NH! As I didn't have a reservation, it was quite a wait. The burgers were super juicy & delicious! The ambience was really, with tables well spaced out. Great place!!!

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United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is another place we consider one of our favorites. The meals are tasty and well presented. The wait staff is professional, warm and friendly. My favorites are the Mac and Cheese, veggie burger, and the spinach dip. The cocktails are well made and the beer list is varied. This is a hit with our friends as well.

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I am happy to say I looked on trip advisor for a place to eat! I took others advice & found this place in downtown Concord! The waitress was so sweet & brought free hummus & breadsticks first thing! Homemade hummus was delicious! The reviews said their burgers were Award worthy so I had one with smoked cheese, bacon, &... More

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Additional Information about The Barley House

Address: 132 North Main Street, Concord, NH 03301
Phone Number: 603.228.6363
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Concord
Average Prices: USD 12 - 20
Cuisine: Irish, Gastropub

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