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Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co.

$$ - $$$, ,
384 Yonge St, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4C8, Canada
+1 705-481-1701
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (101 reviews)
“wings” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Brew Pub, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
384 Yonge St, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4C8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their menu has a good selection for all tastes. It was my second visit but the first for the others in the group. We enjoyed the variety of craft beers and the guys especially liked the taster paddles. Everyone wants to go back.

Thank kfitz835
Social B, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the awesome review! We can't wait to have you back!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a Beer and was extremely impressed. The Beer was very good, many different types on tap. The team looking after the place was informative friendly and very engaging.Pollack was looking after us and he was top shelf one of the best servicemen...More

Thank Hart10
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so happy you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you soon again, cheers!

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Hi We stopped in and the hostess seated us. It is casual jeans pub atmosphere. Really friendly and super fast service. We ordered Mussels and Fish and Chips and it was very fresh tasting and large portions. Really enjoyable. The brewery on site is easy...More

Thank Dana M
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for the awesome review! We're so happy you enjoyed the experience and can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed May 11, 2018

I worked with the staff to arrange a work dinner & trivia night for roughly 40 people. It was a huge success! Everyone was served at the bar quickly, thoroughly enjoyed their meals and the trivia was a great extra element to a great evening....More

Thank Janet F
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Janet, we're so happy we could make your experience a memorable one, as it should be! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 28, 2018

Had a great retirement party at Barnstormers.The food and service were fantastic.The staff were amazing, took care of every detail so I didn't worry about a thing other then enjoying myself! My friends were all impressed with the cozy atmosphere and the live music was...More

Thank Barry W
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Happy retirement once again Barry! We're thrilled we could send you off with a Barnstormer take off! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 10, 2018

We were looking for a new place to try this evening and Barnstormer came up as great local place to visit in town. So off we went. From the moment we walked in, Troy greeted us and offered us a place to sit where ever...More

Thank Repsol_SP
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the excellent review and spreading the words! We're holding you to that promise!

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

We went here for a lunch with friends and the atmosphere was awesome, lots to look at and a really great vibe. The service was also very friendly and knowledgeable, they knew all about the different beers and menu. My mom ordered the wings which...More

Thank yupimjudgy
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

First time in, took my mom out for lunch. We shared delicious vegetarian pizza and a flight of beer and of course we had to have cheesecake + coffee. Have to say we were thoroughly impressed with the overall food quality and service. Very cozy...More

Thank Melissa L
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Melissa! We hope you've been to live music and loved it too!

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Food was good. Some of the beers were quite tasty. The cocktail I had was a total fail, taste was unbalanced and detergent-y. Atmosphere wasn’t what I was expecting, it was busy and people were having a great time, which is lovely. I was a...More

Thank Lyndsay C
Brad A, Owner at Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lyndsay, we're sorry about the cocktail and the smoker, that is definitely not our standard and we assure you we're usually top notch on all accounts! We do hope you give us another chance and that we can see you again soon!

Reviewed April 2, 2018

I purchased an Admiral Club membership for my husband in Nov 2016, however management wouldn't allow us to use it until Jan 2017 as they said it was for 2017. So we purchased several growlers, t-shirts, and food for a couple of months with no...More

2  Thank LindaCCanada
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Brew Pub, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Yonge St, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4C8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-481-1701
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Description
Welcome aboard Barnstormer Brewing & Distilling Company. We are the original brewpub of Barrie, Ontario offering a fourteen taps of all-natural craft beer brewed on-site. If you're not into beer, we have a fully functional bar featuring VQA and award-winning cocktails. Our menu is prepared entirely in-house and includes everything from locally-sourced charcuterie boards to spent-grain pizza and southern BBQ. We're voted 2016 and 2017 best restaurant in Barrie. In 2017, we were voted the best brewery. The facility features an active brewery and distillery with guided tours available Saturday-Monday. Our craft beer store is open 11-11 everyday of the year except on Christmas Day. Welcome aboard the new class of beer; a higher spirit.
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