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Barley Mow

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Canadian
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700 March Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2K 2V9, Canada
+1 613-599-6098
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Ottawa, Canada
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I go here often to meet up with friends for lunch or business. First off it's a Pub...So anyone that is complaining about bad chicken fingers and fries has too much time on they're hands. Pubs are all about friendly service , cold beer and a nice neighborhood feel , all of which this place has. A lot of the... More 

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Thank J938
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Our visit was very disappointing, my gut told me it was going to be bad as soon as I opened the door, we should have walked right out! My wife had the fish and chips and I had the beef dip on a pretzel( I think that's what it's called). The fish was saugy, no crispy batter whatsoever. the beef... More 

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Thank Falsetto F
Ottawa, Canada
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had the chicken fingers and fries, it was around $15.00. Chicken fingers were good, but I expected more from the very bland, boring french fries. Expensive meal considering I only ate the chicken fingers.

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Thank grylor
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

If you are going for food here look somewhere else. Expensive menu for low quality food. Wouldn't go there again.

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Thank sidd j
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Not bad food here but the servers at usually chatting with each other at the bar and table service is slow. You can hear their adult chats throughout the restaurant with the bar staff. If more attention was paid to the customer they would do better

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Thank Derk_Trump
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I strongly recommend it if you like fish, great parking and easy to find location in Ottawa. Special for couple on Saturday night, $50 food for two and bottle of wine. Can't beet it.

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Thank Diane Perron H
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49 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

went to the Barley Mow with work colleagues after a long day - table service was prompt and friendly, drinks served quickly. quite a big menu but plenty to choose from. Extensive drinks menu too. Burgers were really good (washed down with a couple of beers!)

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Thank SurreyHillsBilly
Ottawa, Canada
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156 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Typical bar, typical menu. They delicious. Great patio. Great place for Watering Wednesday and Thirsty Thursdays.

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Thank abkw231
Ottawa, Canada
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169 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Good place for patio beverages. Serves decent pub fare. The interior is very worn out and in dire need of a rennovation.

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Thank Greg F
Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I popped in here on a Friday evening with a few friends with the intent on getting a quick drink in a local pub. I decided to indulge in a few of the menu items and was pleasant surprised by the size of the portions. I stuck to traditional poutine, which was fine while my partner indulged in some large... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 March Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2K 2V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-599-6098

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?