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Barend Bar and Restaurant

Barend Holiday Village, Sandyhills DG5 4NU, Scotland
+44 1387 780644
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barend Holiday Village, Sandyhills DG5 4NU, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to eat at Barend Bar because of good reviews. It is situated slightly off the main road but it is fairly easy to find (we were not staying at cabins). We actually arrived too early for the food which opened for service at...More

Thank robertd19m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, would highly recommend the Barend Bad Boy Burger, very good. The people running the bar are very friendly, as were the other patrons while we were there, a very relaxed and convivial place. The prices are decent, value for money. A must visit...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Last week we stayed in Colvend in the Scottish Borders. On one of the evenings we booked into the Barend restaurant for dinner. There were 4 vegetarians and a vegan in our party and we all enjoyed our meal. It was all quite hearty fayre....More

Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We've been visiting this area for a very long time but only discovered this restaurant this year and what a find! The food was excellent and the service friendly and efficient. We chose to eat in the restaurant but you can also eat in the...More

Thank Isobel B
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I never thought I would say that about Barend, have never had to before. We brought visitors with us promising them a treat. Ok they had a big party and we swapped our time for a later one but still ... first they had no...More

Thank TravellerWirral
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

I went here with the family over new year Good curry night and the family run pub very friendly. Pipers on New Year's Eve and not that expensive

Thank nickpC2597KE
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to us by the owners of the b&b we were staying in and we were pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. The service was friendly and we enjoyed spending two nights having a drink at the bar and eating in...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We stay every year in Kippford and for years have eaten at at the Anchor, however recent reviews have led us a sort drive to the Barend Restaurant and weren't disappointed. I rang in advance to book a table which was ready and waiting on...More

Thank Pdiddy C
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We chose to eat at this restaurant because it was very close to the caravan park where we were staying and because it had what looked like a decent selection of vegetarian options. I chose the 'broccoli bake' and my partner had the vegetarian lasagne....More

3  Thank HelenG613
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here in August and had the most perfect day thanks to Gary, Lesley and all of the fantastic, friendly staff. The food was amazing, excellent service and lovely setting. We would highly recommend Barend bar and restaraunt for small functions,...More

Thank Kirsty L
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Response from tenerificon | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:59 PM
4:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barend Holiday Village, Sandyhills DG5 4NU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Sandyhills
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 780644
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