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The Barge

15 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AE, England
+44 1908 233841
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“pudding” (25 reviews)
“pies” (11 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
15 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AE, England
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1 - 10 of 530 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good location, lovely building with ample parking and a garden. The staff are welcoming and friendly and the food was delicious and reasonably priced. The whole family were impressed and we definitely plan to return in the near future.

1  Thank KatFS
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub is set in a nice village location and the food was better than the usual pub fare. We visited on a Thursday evening and the restaurant was surprisingly busy and we were glad we had booked in advance. There is a vegan menu...More

1  Thank keston88
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for your feedback on the vegan menu, where the salad is not the most exciting dish some of the other options, like the kale tart and the curry are very popular and tasty. We are please you enjoyed the sea bass and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lovely pub always has a friendly welcome. As often chosen we had fish and chips and cooked just right with light batter. Good wines to choose from but today I had soft drinks due to driving. Thanks for another satisfying time and next time...More

2  Thank hansonjohn1965
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Thank you for your great review. We look forward to seeing you again soon for a steak

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I have visited the Barge many times for get togethers and pop-ins. I have also held business meetings there and would now be proud to call it my"Local" All of the staff are welcoming, polite and knowledgeable of the menu and facilities.

2  Thank kmacleod47
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, Kirsty, Evette and the whole team go out of their way to ensure every visit is as welcoming as the last

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warm and welcoming on a miserable and cold April day. Friendly and professional staff, and sparkling clean. Dogs welcome. Advise to book a table as it is very popular. The Barge used to be my local when I moved to Milton Keynes in 1974 but...More

2  Thank christianamk
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, it means a lot to us when someone goes out of their way to say how much they enjoy it here Have a great weekend Warren and the Barge team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times over the years and good to see the conservatory is not now used for served meals.Party of 5 of us visited for birthday celebration. Staff very welcome and attentive. Most of us chose steak on the weekday special menu...More

2  Thank Yuccaman
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there We do still serve meals in the conservatory, along with the rest of the business but we have made that area less formal for most of the week so those that want a more relaxed drink and a snack can do, where the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to the barge Easter Monday, there were six of us. We were warmly greeted and taken to our table in the top area, we’ve never sat up there before. We were looked after by a young waitress although I didn’t catch her name,...More

2  Thank kezza2314
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us Easter Monday! Your compliments will be passed onto our team member. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The table was clean and I was served by Lynn who was very friendly to me and my partner. She made the meal even better

1  Thank gothgirl1994
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So great to hear you had a fantastic time

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Welcomed by Warren,Narrissa,Charis and Lu;what a hospitable crew.Just fab service food drinks and atmosphere.

1  Thank Notfrequentflyer
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing your great experience here at the Barge

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Frequently come here and always a great experience, good service, friendly staff, especially Joanna, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Claire S
General Manager A, Manager at The Barge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Claire Great to hear you love the Barge and hope to see you again soon

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samtownsend67
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Barge I | Property representative |
Hi Matt there are two play areas within a short stroll from the pub but not directly on our grounds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Milton Keynes
  • Phone Number: +44 1908 233841
  • E-mail
Description
Embracing the rural charm of its tranquil, scenic setting, The Barge offers a modern twist on traditional country pub dining. As well as offering a beer garden for enjoying summertime dining, the cosy dining room is filled with rustic original features and toasty fires for warming winter dining. Championing favourite British recipes, guests can enjoy evenings devoted to the inn's freshly-baked pies, as well as gourmet roast dinners and seasonal cocktail mixes.
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