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All 75 Mount Airy Restaurants

Barney's Restaurant - CLOSED

206 N. Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030
336-786-8305
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LaGrange, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The food here is divine. My husband and I could not make up our minds what to eat, so we each got something difference and shared. Never before had I ever seen Deviled Eggs on a menu. They were so good. There were other items also that were unique. We left full and happy. Can't wait until our next visit.

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Indian Trail, North Carolina
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83 reviews 83 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Step back in time when restaurants were basic with a few tables and stools at the bar. Service was friendly, menus and portions smaller and there was always a daily special. This is the type of place where you allow yourself to enjoy it for what it represents. It is not so much about the food as the atmosphere. We... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Ate lunch here. It's like an old fashioned soda fountain/café like on Andy Griffith Show. Great service and food. Prices are good.

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Long Island, NY
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101 reviews 101 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I enjoyed their spaghetti and had a milkshake. Good prices and friendly service. Menu had a lot of choices. Right in the middle of town.

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Alabama
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163 reviews 163 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

While visiting Mayberry-Mt. Airy, we happened into Barney's. We each got the daily special with two sides. My companion had the Salisbury steak and I, the chicken and dumplings. We each got sides and they were good. I especially enjoyed the baked apple side as well as the fried squash. Great selection on the menu as well. Get here 11:00... More 

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South Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We ended up at Barneys for a late afternoon dessert. The prices were very reasonable and the servings were very generous. Hubby got banana split and gave it a ""very good." I had ice cream - two scoops in a bowl which looked more like 3+! Servers checked on us as if we had ordered a 5-course meal instead of... More 

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East Tennessee
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152 reviews 152 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Located in downtown Mt. Airy, Barney's has the photos of Deputy Barney Fife on the walls and Barney's is a part of the Mt Airy community's efforts to memorialize and honor the town that was the basis for so many of the Andy Griffith Show's characters and places. Barney's is a basic diner that was crowded with a mix of... More 

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Milan,Illinois
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Enjoyed lunch today at Barney's after touring the Andy Griffith Museum. Country fried steak with gravy real mashed potatoes and a wide variety of choices as sides. Served with cornbread or dinner rolls. I tried the North Carolina soda Cheerwine tastes like cherry coke. Service was fast and definite diner atmosphere.Too full to try desserts but had homemade cakes,pie and... More 

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Matthews, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We were in Mount Airy for the day only. About 1 1/2 hours from our home. It was about lunch time and were getting hungry. We had our little Yorkie with us and had to order the sandwiches to go. We ordered a Barney burger, grilled cheese and two grilled chicken and cheese. We walked a couple of blocks after... More 

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High Point, North Carolina, USA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

good sandwiches and burgers reasonably priced. We sat at the counter and got to see the homemade cakes under glass get sliced up for the customers. They have good old fashioned milk shakes. Service was fast and friendly. No line while we were there so if you can"t get in to Snappys go down the street and get a taste... More 

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Additional Information about Barney's Restaurant

Address: 206 N. Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030
Phone Number: 336-786-8305
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mount Airy
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American

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