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The Barrel House

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Double Standards

Great pub with friendly staff. My only gripe is that when we asked for shots, we were told that... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
Janieb292
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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New Years Eve tiptoeing around sofas to avoid ceiling collapse

You couldn't make it up.To add to an already badly designed bar/dance floor set up these hosts with... read more

Reviewed February 29, 2016
Dave D
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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23 Jul 2017
“Double Standards”
29 Feb 2016
“New Years Eve tiptoeing around sofas to avoid ceiling collapse”
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59A High Street, Totnes TQ9 5PB, England
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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Great pub with friendly staff. My only gripe is that when we asked for shots, we were told that they were not the kind of pub that sold shots!!! Earlier, we had gone to find a table outside, but couldn't stand the smell of weed...More

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Reviewed February 29, 2016

You couldn't make it up.To add to an already badly designed bar/dance floor set up these hosts with the most laid out a huddle of tables and seating in the middle of the dance floor ON NEW YEAR'S EVE FFS to avoid their guests,who had...More

3  Thank Dave D
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Having closed down 'the Castle' the owners have opened a so called 'Beer museum'. Well it must bear the least resemblance to a museum for a long time. Basically it is a shop which sells rather expensive craft beers,silly over priced paraphernalia and cheesy nick...More

3  Thank Dave D
Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

I attended Jelly Jazz in early may and it has to be said it was one of the best nights I have had in Totnes! Great crowd, great DJs. Shame it took over 20 minutes to get served by a guy with an attitude that...More

5  Thank Janna W
Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Poor service arrogant people in charge. Toilets filthy and women's toilet door opens outwards into the face of people waiting at top of a steep flight of stairs. Surely this must be illegal!

5  Thank Robert H
Reviewed May 8, 2015

The Barrel has a reputation for its quirkiness.Yep,it sure is quirky. If you don't mind waiting for upwards of 3/4 hour for food which may arrive cold and congealed then this is your place. The staff are dozy and seem to believe it is a...More

3  Thank Stephen J
Reviewed April 7, 2014

Breakfast at The Barrel House is a frequent occurrence for me at the moment. Everything from social gatherings, business meetings and staff reviews happen here, all of which are fuelled by a fantastic breakfast, excellent coffee and superb service from Chris and the team. After...More

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Reviewed December 12, 2013

It's been here for decades and changed hands once or twice. Used to be a favourite for a lingering informal lunch or a languid laid back late afternoon or early evening. Seems to have smartened itself up a bit over the last couple of years...More

2  Thank Dougal M
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