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The Barrington Boar

) #3 of 27 Restaurants in Ilminster $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
+44 1460 259281
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“boar” (32 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Barrington Boar on Saturday night when visiting friends in the area. We had a very spacious comfortable room with a large en suite bathroom. Both were beautifully fitted out looking as if they had been recently refurbished. Food was delicious with...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a couple of nights at this B&B. The accommodation is very good, well presented, clean and tidy with a large shower room, (no bath), soft towels and a comfortable bed. Quite spacious rooms with all of the necessary amenities, large flat screen TV, wardrobe,...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely 4 day stay. Rooms excellent quality fittings, Food - exceptional quality food and generous servings. Lovely garden to sit in. Lively Lottie the pup a delight not forgetting the older Elsie putting up with her play. Amanda and Steve accommodating for any of your...More

Thank fletcher1019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 1.50pm and were warned that lunch service ended at 2.00pm, but the landlord accommodated us and the service was excellent. A diverse range of specials on the board - my wife enjoyed a beetroot & cheese tart with salad and new potatoes....More

Thank AlcesterMartyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely and immaculately presented yet unpretentious and comfortable pub. We received a very warm welcome and superb service from, I think, the owners. Very wide menu with lighter choices for lunch. We enjoyed as main courses a crab frittata, a stilton, walnut and grape...More

Thank peter h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called here for lunch after a visit to Barrington Court. This is a really good village pub with great atmosphere. We were given a friendly welcome and had a very nice lunch in the bar. There is a good choice of ales and local sources...More

Thank Ianeff
Reviewed June 10, 2017

How to start? The great warm welcome or the wonderful sense of humour from Mine Host. Not sure it matters because you just know that fate has been good to you to get to the Boar. It is an extraordinary maze to start with but...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Had just visited Barrington Court close by and needed some light refreshment before setting off home. Although it was one minute to closing time we were accommodated with no problems and a smile. A sign of good service which makes one return and we will...More

Thank JBG1
Reviewed June 3, 2017

Went here on a Wednesday early evening with our dog and were given a friendly welcome. The beer was well kept, i had 3 or 4 just to make sure. The menu was mainley pub classics, I had the slow roasted belly pork and my...More

Thank blockheadLondon
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Attended with our young daughter and in laws and we were very impressed. The food was amazing and the staff were very friendly. Our daughter loved the new puppy Lottie and the staff let her play with her. Highly recommend it and will defo be...More

Thank Louise R
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July 9, 2017|
Response from dipper321 |
Yes, Most of our dishes can be made gluten free .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Barrington, Ilminster TA19 0JB, England (Formerly The Barrington Oak)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 259281
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The Barrington Boar is a quintessential Somerset village Freehouse located in the village of Barrington , in between Ilminster and Yeovil. We are open for lunches and Evening meals aswell as for local ciders ,ales,beers and wines. We now have 4 quality letting bedrooms. . We have ample parking in our private car park and also a large garden area.
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