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The Barns

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Cocksparrow Lane, Cannock, England
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night

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  • 46
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  • 25
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fab food

Great food and pleasant atmosphere, just didn't like being so close to other tables. The service was very good and the prices were reasonable for the quality and quantity of food, worth a visit!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Kirstyhale0212
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Good for:
  • Special occasions
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174 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cannock, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

visited The Barns a couple of times and never got disappointed. Nice food and good service. Will go there again!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Great food and pleasant atmosphere, just didn't like being so close to other tables. The service was very good and the prices were reasonable for the quality and quantity of food, worth a visit!

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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The Barnes is such a nice place to visit as the staff are so friendly and helpful. However both times I have visited recently I have been disappointed with the food. This time I ordered gougons and chips and when they arrived the chips were just pale and soggy and the gougons were overcooked bordering on burnt. For me they... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We visited the Barns at 7pm for a pre-booked table and found it already busy. This did not detract from the service however, which was good. We decided to skip starters and our mains were duly delivered. All were of good quality and everyone was impressed with their meal. We did not feel rushed and took our time over our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to eat good quality English food. I would always choose eating here because you get excellent quality every time. On the negative for you (not them) if you plan to eat here then book well in advance. I prefer to eat downstairs rather than up. Upstairs is more of a wedding room. Give it a... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Went there for a meal with a large party. Ordered starters and most were lovely but two people had the fish sharer for £15 and had no lobster tail. Mentioned this when the plates were cleared and they said we should have been told the lobster was sold out which we weren't. We had to go to the bar for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Visited here a few Sundays a go with my friends for lunch. We were very quickly shown to a table even though we hadn't booked, and our order was taken promptly. The food was delicious, so so good, I had the lamb and it literally fell off the bone and both the girls that were with me say their meals... More 

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england
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78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Visited on a weekday evening with friends.Warm and friendly greeting and comfortable surroundings.Order taken quickly but a wait for the meal for 4.Standard pub food, but was pleasant enough.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Visited on a weekday evening, staff very quick to serve and attentive. Chose the set menu as there was plenty of choice, in all 3 courses. All starters were excellent and a little different to the usual expected set choices. The main arrived and the only slight problem was there was too many extra dishes to find room on the... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Had a meal with 28 people for my Wife's 40th Birthday, couldn't fault it. Nothing to much trouble, food was excellent, more than enough, had a lamb shoulder & the lamb dropped off the bone. Food was served hot, starters & deserts were huge, I left feeling full & appreciative of great value for money. No one in our party... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cocksparrow Lane, Cannock, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cannock

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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