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Barrel Republic


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Bar, Pub, American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, Pub, American
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

Took the Beer Train/ Metrolink to Oceanside for a day consisting in a 4-pub stop. Barrel Republic was the second stop. The unique pay as you go system allows freedom to choose among countless taps. Food is excellent! The sandwiches are delicious as well as...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Tim_the_Enchanter417
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Monday is the best time to experience the beer, wine and cuisine. The hamburger is discounted (50%) and is excellent. We are frequent customers and enjoy the opportunity to sample a wide range of outstanding breweries. Go to the website, explore and decide whether the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Paul L
Reviewed March 22, 2019

Found this by accident and was awesome. A new concept to me but all beers, ciders, wines and cambuocha's are on tap and you use your bracelet to acquire/taste as much of any of them you want You're charged by the ounce so when you...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Les B
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

It was a fun place...they had so many beers it was nice to taste different types. Great for beer drinkers and novice drinkers of beer. The food was good had tacos snd mac n cheese...cant go wrong with that. But had other good food. Fun😊

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank maryfK7749HK
Reviewed January 15, 2019

A great place to sample and experience a wide variety of beers. Staff very fun and helpful. You can pour a couple ounces of many beers, ciders, meads and wine. Enjoyed it very much!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ceattle
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Beers will flow at this tap house. Many delicious selections to choose from. Food was good not great. Service was fair. Table of five, one meal came well after we all finished our lunch.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 298wesh
Reviewed November 10, 2018

I like the "freedom to pour" what you want and pay by the ounce. Good descriptions of craft beer. Cozy atmosphere and good food as well. Gets a little loud with groups.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tanya C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This was the second stop on our food tour, and I thought we were just getting drinks, but then they brought out popcorn with carmelized bacon, fries with dip, and BLT sandwiches with deep fried avocado, which were really good—but I would recommend adding an...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I’m nearly 50 and not ashamed to say I like drinks with big umbrellas!!! You won’t find any umbrella drinks at Barrel Republic. Rather there are options for all pallets; and the food is great too. The music was a bit too loud ... I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank troybrost
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Had never been to a pub like this before. Loved the self service concept. Great environment and exceptional selection. Ordered pretzel bites with beer cheese to go with our drinks and they were delicious. Would love to go back or find one close to home....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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