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The Barking Dog

Bar, British, Pub
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61 Station Parade, Barking IG11 8TU, England
020 8507 9109
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Typical wetherspoons with fairly downmarket clientele. All of the usual pros and cons of the chain, cheap but it can take forever to get served , no proper garden just a roped off area at the front. Straight up and down urban wetherspoons with plenty of local colourful characters.

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Thank David B
London
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to say it has been at least 5 years since l visited this pub and the new management has defo mad an effort with brightening up the place. The garden is great for chilling on a lovely sunny day. the food has improved. Very fresh and tasty. Well worth enjoying a refreshing drink. They also have a DJ... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on monday night to watch England go out of the Euros lol .. was amazing service , staff very friendly and happy to help .. Philly cheesesteak sandwich one of my favourites 😀 worth a visit 😀

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice pub, clean, cheap price and good beer but the manageress is useless. Will do anything to avoid serving by wandering around, chatting etc. Absolutely useless. Should be sacked.

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3 Thank John C
Christchurch, New Zealand
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Went out with locals and enjoyed a very pleasant evening. More important this Wether's did have everything on the menu available and what we ate : hamburgers, f&c and pasta were very good.

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Thank john f
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Been here several times before going to football. Food always good and the beer is brilliant at sensible prices. Very good service as well. Recommended by me and my son.

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Thank Jeffcardy
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Run of the mill Weatherspoons. Beer is very cheap. Food OK. Packed at lunchtime and at weekends, clean and well run.

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Thank 528johnosullivan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

I am pleasure to visit The Barking Dog Wetherspoon, in Barking east London. I am a regular customer, and I have often a small cappuccino, The staff know me and they are very helpful and friendly, I had a chance to talk with the Manager Paul he is very friendly and excellent skilled manager, very prepared and good in his... More 

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Hemel Hempstead
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Everything was expected at this Wetherspoons. Great choice on the menu and a good selection of beers. Polite and helpful staff. Food was served hot and as well as being delicious was very good value for money. If I change trains at Barking again, I will be back.

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Thank Roger G
Colchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

They have to be the worst bar staff I have ever encountered. On Sunday when the place got busy because of a funeral party one of these bright sparks set off the fire alarm in case they would have to do some work. No fire brigade or other emergency service turned up. No fire was evident. What a shower this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Station Parade, Barking IG11 8TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Barking
  • Phone Number: 020 8507 9109

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