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The Local Gastropub

$$ - $$$, ,
37 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A1, Canada
+1 705-252-9220
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“haggis” (16 reviews)
“reuben” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (36 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
37 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant for drinks, after going to the theatre downtown. The food was very good, delicious gourmet sausages on the charcuterie platter. The ambience is relaxing and fun. Ended up staying quite late playing board games with friends. They have a nice selection....More

Thank bevm124
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a beer and had the munchies! the food was yummy - beer cold - atmosphere quaint - service awesome - loved the intimacy of the place!!! Small town feel tucked inside in the city!!! Will be back!

Thank 263melt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great family dinner at this restaurant. We were a party of 7 (4 adults, 1 child, 1 toddler, 1 infant) and strolled in on a Friday around 4.30pm. The place was empty, which was great for us because our kids are a...More

1  Thank Malitz
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Malitz Thanks for taking the time to write your review about our wee pub. We take great pride in our offerings and we're super happy that showed during your experience. We can bottle that ketchup for you! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Scotch eggs with chutney and mustard knocked it outta the park! My buddy loved his cottage pie, and the burger was great too. Wish I had saved some room for some desert pudding too.

Thank Brian M
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Hi Brian So glad you popped in and grabbed a wee taste of Scotland in our pub! You'll have to come back soon for dessert! On the house! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

It was a walk through flavor country. Awesome selection of Ontario Craft beer. They have a nice menu that doesn't overwelm you but seems to give everyone something to enjoy. Food tastes amazing and the staff is super friendly.

Thank Steven K
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hey Steven! Thanks for your support and lovely words! See you soon Scott

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and always have a great time. The service is consistently excellent! Thanks Mel for our recent visit! So fun and cheerful, you really uplifted our spirits after a long day! We will be back soon and can’t wait...More

Thank FoodLover545412
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Guys! We love having you!!! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 27 March 2018

My friend and I had a girls' night out and we really enjoyed ourselves. We started off our meal with a peach/pear cider. It was different but we both liked it. I ordered the chicken caesar poutine and my friend had the mac & cheese....More

Thank Christine C
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Hi Christine So happy that you had a nice girls night out! Thanks for taking the time to review us! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 19 March 2018

I visited St. Patrick's day. They were busy but super polite and cleared a table for us. The servers are very nice. I had a good craft beer from their broad selection and the special for the day, Irish Poutine. It was delicious and different....More

Thank InTheMuskokas
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Hi Guys! So happy you popped in and tried Haggis for the first time in our little pub. Thanks for the kind review and we hope to see you soon! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice different from surrounding restaurants!!! Delish!!!! Meat balls were like homemade even better!!! Excellent fast service

Thank Sonia Y
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hi Sonia Glad you enjoyed your lunch! Thanks for popping in and posting. Cheers Scott

Reviewed 29 January 2018

Always have a great time here! Great staff, customers and craft beer! We always get Victoria for service and she is hands down the best server ive ever had! We are always laughing hysterically. My cheeks hurt when we leave! Cheers

Thank Meagan G
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Hi Meagan Vic is for sure amazing! We love having her at the pub and we are so happy you feel the same! Thanks for taking the time to review us. Cheers Scott

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Mollie H
9 February 2016|
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Response from 37Scotland | Property representative |
Hi Mollie! Kids are always welcome in our little pub. We are family friendly and always have board games to keep everyone occupied.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 23
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220
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Description
Great home cooked pub food with the best selection of craft beer on tap North of Toronto. With large bay windows you have an indoor/outdoor atmosphere all through the year.
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