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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” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
37 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only local beers, locally produced produce and meat. A standard selection of burgers, taco's, fish and chips, as well as daily specials, always something intriguing.

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

Hi James Thanks for coming in and taking the time to review! Glad you like our homemade selection! Cheers Scott

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had the Yorkshire Pudding Wrapped Braised Beef. He is not a man who typically uses superlatives and his comment was “This is the BEST meal I have had on this trip!” I had the Reuben and it was delicious. I would definitely recommend...More

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

Hi L B I'm so happy to hear that! I also assume that all your meals were outstanding....lol By trip where did you travel from? I can be contacted anytime via email so feel free to let us know next time you are in town....More

Reviewed 4 weeks 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
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Bevm124 We are so happy you stopped in! Don't we have such a great little Downtown with all these quaint spots. Thanks for popping in and hopefully we will see you soon. Cheers Scott

Reviewed 4 weeks 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
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Can't wait to have you back!!!!! Thanks for the kind words I'll be sure to pass it on to our staff! Cheers Scott

Reviewed May 19, 2018 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

2  Thank Malitz
37Scotland, Owner at The Local Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

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 April 13, 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 April 19, 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 April 7, 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 April 11, 2018

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

Reviewed March 28, 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 April 3, 2018

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

Reviewed March 26, 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 March 28, 2018

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

Reviewed March 18, 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 March 20, 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

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Mollie H
February 8, 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
US$8 - US$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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-252-9220
  • E-mail
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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