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The Barley Mow


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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We are a family run country pub 14 miles from Boston, 8 miles from Skegness, boasting a large car park, beautiful garden with patio.Inside we offer a large conservatory overlooking the garden, which leads into the public bar, 2 drinking areas and a separate dining room on the side overlooking the countryside. We close all day Monday, Tuesday and serve evening meals from Wednesday to Saturday evening and lunches from Friday to Sunday. We get very busy in the evenings and on a Sunday Lunch, so we do recommend to book!! We offer fresh prepared food specialising in grills, fish, shellfish and delicious homemade desserts using reputable suppliers and make majority of the dishes here on sight, we
$13 - $44
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
British, Grill
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our only regret was not being able to finish the meal. We booked the Barley Mow after research into the area, and we were not disappointed. The starters were amazing, my husband had the whitebait and said they were the best whitebait he has had....More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Catrin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday staying at the Airbnb on the old RAF base (great place to stay) and visited the Barley Mow for our evening meal. When we arrived we were asked if we had booked, we hadn’t but they still accommodated us even though...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Wands080606
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my dad and my grandad on Saturday night. They could only get us in at 17:30 so we went then. I didn’t have a starter and ordered the prawns and sambuca with rice. Don’t be put off by the sambuca, it tasted nothing...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank annav1989x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food, partner had topside of beef, everything hot and cooked to perfection, good portion for a big eater, then he followed it with cheesecake and icecream which didn't touch the sides. I had halloumi salad, delicious, portion far too big for me, had to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit the Barley Mow on 1 or 2 occasions a year when we stay in the area. The staff are always very friendly and efficient.... a real credit to the BM. I opted for the pork crackling starter which was excellent.... followed by the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank paulc051
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm welcome and lovely atmosphere, the food was well cooked, fresh and delicious. Problem; very limited Gluten Free choices, and if your vegan or vegetarian not a good place. Staff are not very clear on allergies either, one of our group gluten and dairy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank CrystalPaula
BarleyMowSkegness, Owner at The Barley Mow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review, I'm pleased to read you enjoyed your meal and the lovely atmosphere of The Barley Mow. I’m very sorry over the misunderstanding of your dessert & understand your frustration over the matter. Since receiving your private message about...More

Reviewed May 13, 2019 via mobile

We originally ate in here in Oct 18 and were very impressed with the customer service and the food. We all had a Sunday lunch this time and the food once again was first class. A really nice restaurant with good staff and well worth...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Paul175T
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Whilst walking Offahs Dyke and staying locally we called in for our supper. The landlady welcomed us and explained that the restaurant was closed and apologiesd, explaining that there has been a large bbq. We were able to have the last of the food and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We would just like to thank the Barley Mow for an amazing meal Saturday, 6 of us called on the off chance and the lovely ladies got us in, the menu was brilliant and the food was so tasty and hot and well cooked, the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank suziDerby
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Called here some weeks ago on a second visit the meals were very good with speedy service.Staff friendly and helpful. Not the cheapest place but well worth the asking prices for good food and service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Karen W
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Janice M
January 13, 2019|
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
Hello Janice Welcome to the area! yes we do allow dogs in our garden and also serve food outside. We do allow dogs in our pub, we have a doggy lounge, it does get booked up quite quickly, so we do recommend reserving. we... More
October 24, 2017|
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your enquiry, I'm very sorry, we don't allow dogs. We do have a large car park and our conservatory overlooks the car park, so if you are happy to leave your dog in the car, you will be able to see... More
September 27, 2017|
Response from BarleyMowSkegness | Property representative |
hello thank you for your enquiry, we do not offer a vegan menu but our vegetarian choices can be adapted to suit vegans, as we make them to order. hope thats of help regards Jayne
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