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Barnacle Bistro

29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
+1 541-247-7799
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic fries” (64 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
“fish tacos” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The evening that we had dinner there Joe was the only one working. He did a wonderful job serving all the patrons in a timely and professional manner. The food was wonderful and from our seats we were able to enjoy the sunset. All around...More

Thank Nina M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere very warm with lots of people deep in conversation having a good time. Had the clam special it was delicious and the service was divine. Glad to see so much seafood on the menu hope to be back soon to try something else!...More

Thank TexieraL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joe the server was incredible. He was very friendly. The place has a cool vibe with Zeppelin playing and other awesome music. We order the Greek hamburger, garlic fries, soup of the day, Bazi Tacos. Straight put the gate the place oozed hip. It was...More

Thank irishvixen21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop for fish and chips on a recent visit to the Oregon Coast. The atmosphere was fun and a refuge on a rainy day. The fish was good and the slaw was fresh although different than I expected. I got a...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner here twice over the past two days and loved our meals. We had mussels, crab cakes and fish and were delighted with them all.

Thank John K
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Small but nicely done inside. Lots of seafood selections, ordered the crab melt and it was great. The crab inside the sandwich had very little fillers to bulk out the crab mix, just lots of hot crab on buttery sourdough bread. We also sampled the...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Flying solo, ended up at Barnacle. Glad I did. The service - top notch. John was the epic host, server, and local guide. A fine ambassador for the establishment and the area. The food - not much can top perfection. The mussels, the curry, the...More

Thank Ocean-of-Spirit
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We come here every year when we go fishing. I had the mussels and they were not great. Really dry, no sauce, yet served with 3 large slices of bread (for dipping I presumed). We love the fish and chips and they had the most...More

1  Thank mjseagle1
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I realize this is a very small town with only seasonal tourism so, my expectations were not too high. The service was helpful and cheerful. The ladies bathroom was dirty and had no towels. The men's bathroom also had no towels. I would not describe...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Vickie at Jerry's jet boats told us about this great place. Everything we tried was wonderful, the plates of food going past also looked amazing. Small place, so if you have a group call ahead. Go, enjoy... We will be back!

Thank Andrea R
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23 November 2017|
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Response from Bill V | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember in detail, but it seems to me there were a few, limited options. I ate there, so there must have been something.
Victoria M
27 January 2017|
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Response from Evan B | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don't carry a current cable subscription. I recommend the Hunter Creek Tavern for your viewing needs!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Gold Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 541-247-7799
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