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The Barrel Room-Vintage Wine Bar & Bistro

16765 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-2509
+1 858-673-7512
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good50%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“garlic fries” (12 reviews)
“panini” (10 reviews)
“jambalaya” (5 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
All hours
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
16765 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-2509
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I chose this place based on location and reviews on the internet. Our server, Mike, did a great job helping us select a few items from the appetizer menu to accompany our wines. We wanted a quiet spot to sit and visit...More

Thank Taco42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here twice in the past year. They have an interesting menu with specials. We have been very happy with our choices.

Thank Eileentx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Barrel Room is one of our favorite spots. They have a good, but limited menu. Excellent wine choices at a reasonable price. It's a cozy atmosphere with excellent service from the staff.

Thank CGA2013
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were welcomed by the hostess with a smile although the manager had walked by and not acknowledged us so that was off putting...we picked this restaurant based on its location as were were on our way out of town and going to a winery...More

Thank lkchome
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A very busy high energy place. Arrive early or be prepared to wait,it is worth it. The friendly bartender knows his wines and made some wonderful recommendations. The food was great. So fun!

Thank Sandy2645
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at the Barrel Room several times . Every time the service is great as is the food and wine . No complaints what so ever . I love to " build your own panini " But I have also enjoyed other menu...More

Thank Sandee S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Very friendly greeting, and great seating.. Very comfortable feeling with ambiance.. (take a little magnifying glass if your vision is low as the menu is very small print) Our first time... Lovely decor, beautiful bar, and wines displayed all along the wall... some leather couch...More

Thank genevievebgreen
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I had their apple pecan salad and the pork tenderloin special (ask for the specials). Plenty of food and very delicious. Jan was funny and could easily to standup. Very enjoyable meal and great outdoor ambiance.

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Wine choices are great. Food was good lamb chops and garlic fries vert good Service was very good and friendly

Thank lew246
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We went on a Friday evening, calling ahead a half hour as suggested to reserve our table. (The policy is no reservations, but by calling ahead, we were told by an employee that was the way to go.) We arrived on time but the small...More

Thank nood65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16765 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-2509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-673-7512
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