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The Barking Dog

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61 Station Parade, Barking IG11 8TU, England
020 8507 9109
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
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Close to Barking station ,large untidy Wetherspoons in need of some TLC ,tables were all in need of a clean but the food was usual Wetherspoons standard ,good value as were the drinks ,it served a decent pint..Unlike other Wetherspoons there is no theme and it appears grubby

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Angela A
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March, United Kingdom
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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March, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Close to Barking station ,large untidy Wetherspoons in need of some TLC ,tables were all in need of a clean but the food was usual Wetherspoons standard ,good value as were the drinks ,it served a decent pint..Unlike other Wetherspoons there is no theme and it appears grubby

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Popped in with some work mates and was pleased to say I was able to aquire a Christmas dinner, drink included, after a few glasses of prosseco it was off up town for us ladies, staff are always very helpful and friendly

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Barking, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Barking Dog is a mess of a pub, I had a quick pint in there for old times sake, the other day. We used to occasionally visit on curry nights etc, but nowadays it's a load of oiks looking for a cheap way to get off there heads.

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Barking and good times isn't words i'd normally put together but this pub really is a diamond in the rough. The bar staff are friendly enough to offer good service but also trained enough to offer a good experience. Can't fault the place for value and them experienced staff are hands on in offering the best beer in town, credit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I visited this pub with a few friends on a Tuesday evening. Having been to many whetherspoon pubs, I have to say that this had to be the friendliest whetherspoons so far. There was a decent number of staff working which is very unusual for this chain of pubs and we didn't have to wait ages to be served. The... More 

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Colne, United Kingdom
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Typical weatherspoons grub good value for money.We had the breakfast with a coffee for less than a fiver.Will eat here again when next in area.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We visited on a Wednesday and had peri peri half roast chicken which came with a choice of a free drink, great food excellent value

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My office decided to come here for christmas dinner. On entry, the smell of stale smoke from years gone by still lingers. The clientele were typical for a local Weatherspoons during the daytime. I refused to try their christmas dinner and went for the sirloin steak. It was not nice at all, dry and tasteless and the chips were horrible.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

A decent Wetherspoons pub next door to Barking station. Roomy, with plenty of seating and offering a good range of standard chain pub food. Often has some decent ales on tap as well. Definitely a cut above your average grotty Barking establishment. Probably best avoided on a West Ham match day, more from the point of being packed rather than... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I went there last Sunday lunchtime. It was my first time in this particular Wertherspoon's (a large UK chain of bars/restaurants). I hadn't come in before because the building looks so grotty from the outside ... it's in a space formally occupied by a local supermarket, and the building's exterior really does need a facelift. However, once you're inside, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 61 Station Parade, Barking IG11 8TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Barking
  • Phone Number: 020 8507 9109

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bar

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