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The Barge Pub Restaurant

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Swineshead $$ - $$$ , British,
Swineshead Bridge, Swineshead PE20 3PT, England
+44 1205 820267
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Swineshead Bridge, Swineshead PE20 3PT, England
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1 - 10 of 346 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on Friday evening for what should have been something special...what a disappointment, my wife had to send her food back as first time out it was barely warm, when the replacement arrived which was steak pie ?? As originally ordered. It was no...More

4  Thank Paul F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to be regular visitors for breakfast before the pub was refurbished. We visited for the first time in a while on Saturday again. The refurb was done well and the place looked refreshed. However....the first thing you noticed when you walked in was...More

3  Thank Razor-Ronnie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to the Barge before as we came up from Essex to visit friends who live this way we had heard reports that it had change hands and it was not so nice well I can say with hand on heart it was...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were late coming home and stopped off for a meal here good selection of food. Seemed fairly busy friendly staff. But something was missing. We will try it again.

Thank Fenlandlass
Reviewed 1 week ago

The A17 is dreadful - few passing opportunities, loaded with lorries, peppered with farm vehicles - and you need somewhere to stop. The Barge is a roadhouse just by the railway (and the canal but you could miss it). It has a biggish carpark which...More

3  Thank RHW A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food wasn't cooked correctly, either over done or under done, service was appalling, never again

4  Thank chappers1919
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in on a Tuesday for an evening meal on the way home. New decor, new menu. Decent enough food without being spectacular. Portions are truly massive – medium fish and chips are massive, large would be enormous! Staff are friendly and accommodating but it's...More

1  Thank SimonToyne23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friend decided to celebrate our autistic sons graduation with the fish and chips. To be hones its not my cup of tea but boys love it. I want to add no gluten free food aviable My friend was slightly late but she...More

10  Thank Konstruktorka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was cycling from Glasgow to London. The food was great, but what really stood out was the fabulous staff. A big group came in, but that didn't let any standards slip. I felt very welcome and so well cared for. Well done guys. :-)

Thank 99correo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived without having made a booking but we're happily accommodate at a busy time. Good menu selection with additional specials.Attentive helpful staff.All food cooked to order and presented as expected.We were told that that there would be a fifteen minute wait until they could take...More

Thank suicre
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Questions & Answers
Mervin R
April 12, 2017|
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Response from bernard l | Property representative |
Thanks for your comment. We are closed for a couple of weeks or so for maintenance and refurbishment and to revamp the menus. It was short notice I agree but a window of opportunity arose to get this work done now so we... More
Patrick D
March 17, 2017|
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Response from PEAPOD66 | Reviewed this property |
Outdated menu
Patrick D
March 17, 2017|
Response from Fred F | Reviewed this property |
hi there is a good menu with plenty of choice. the menu is published on the Barge website. hope that helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swineshead Bridge, Swineshead PE20 3PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Swineshead
  • Phone Number: +44 1205 820267
Traditional British Pub Restaurant
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