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Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro

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Watling Street, Hinckley LE10 3JA, England
+44 1455 633220
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband visited Barnacles this evening to celebrate our 4th wedding Anniversary. We'd heard many good things about this restaurant and it certainly did not disappoint. The whole experience was lovely; staff, service, decor, ambience and food were all top notch! We were expecting the bill to be on the dear side, however we were very impressed with... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We had a family 3 course meal and enjoyed every course. The staff were attentive and pleasant. The food was excellently presented and tasteful. We all had fish as they specialise in that and it was delicious. Desserts were scummy too and I have the cheese board which was described as 'stinky' and it was 😉 a lovely evening and... More 

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Thank ruthauton
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We visited barnacles restaurant for our daughters wedding day meal. The food was average and the service we received was appaulling the waiters were so rude. I have sent an email to the manager complaining on the same day 4/8/16 I have had no response what so ever! No apology nothing, in our experience we would never return there. It's... More 

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Rugby
1 review
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Great setting, great service, great food, great price. A+++++++++++++++++ Go hungry as portion sizes require this!

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Loddington, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Have been a few times and the food is always delicious, the staff are friendly and welcoming, service is good, even when busy and the ambiance is lovely. Great place for lunch, dinner, sunday lunch or a special celebration. Wish i lived closer!

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Thank miffy71
Bedworth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed August 18, 2016

All the staff were very friendly and professional. I had lobster and crab salad which was extremely tasty and value for money.

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We were taken here for Sunday lunch whilst visiting friends in the area. They had been before, but for us it was our first visit. Located down a short driveway from the A5 it was far enough away for you not to hear any traffic noise or really see any. Met with a warm welcome we were seated in the... More 

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Thank Paulusmc
1 review
Reviewed August 16, 2016

First time at "Barnacles".Highly recommended by friends,my partner and I wanted to give it a try,and the experience was absolutely fantastic.On arrival we have been welcomed by a very kind smiling italian waiter and an other pleasant blue eyes waitress,making us more than welcome and showing us the bar area,The blue eyes waitress was very attentive on taking our drink... More 

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Thank alba l
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Travelled from London to take dad out for lunch. We do this regularly. Good food. Lovely service. Coming again from london and Exeter on 21 August for dads 86th.

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Thank Vena R
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89 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Celebrating my nieces birthday alongside family and friends we were invited to Barnacles for a lunchtime. An excellent range of beers and spirits and a welcoming bar area greets you effort being shown upstairs to our tables. The staff are excellent and well trained by their manager who was attentive throughout. The deep fried prawns part of out starter were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $64
Cuisine
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watling Street, Hinckley LE10 3JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Hinckley
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 633220
Description
Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro offers guests a very warm welcome. Seating downstairs in our contemporary Bistro offers a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy exquisite food, fine wines, great beers, a snug log fire and our outside terrace. Upstairs is our award winning restaurant which offers the very best quality food which reflects our personality and the ethos of Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro. We strive to deliver affordable, locally sourced seasonal produce, never compromising on style or quality. Our extensive menus are designed to suit every taste and budget, whether you are celebrating a special occasion or fancy a classic British bistro dish, you are sure to enjoy your visit!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?