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Plenty of shops

The best area in Barry for shopping,lots of small ships dress ,gifts,stationery,greengrocer,deli... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Sue K
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High Street, Barry, the local, Independent shopping area

If you prefer to shop at local independent stores, with a personal touch and unique range of... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Graham D
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Barry high street full of independent shops offering wonderful items great independent restaurants offering a vast variety of offering

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nathaniel-Richards
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely little boutiques a bit pricey for low quality items but well presented staff in some shops are a bit ignorant but then it looks like they don’t want to be there talking about their ailments but others are very helpful

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Portofcall123
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The best area in Barry for shopping,lots of small ships dress ,gifts,stationery,greengrocer,deli and many more. Parking can be a problem but there are accessible side streets.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sue K
Reviewed 18 June 2018

If you prefer to shop at local independent stores, with a personal touch and unique range of products then High Street in Barry is the ideal location. I recommend visiting Vic Hopkins high quality butchers shop to see their range of home-made produce including low-fat,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Graham D
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Purchased 18 birthday ballons for my sons 18th, they were delivered the night before. I paid for the ballons to be treated so they would last a few days, 2weeks on the ballons are still all floating. They were amazing & well worth it. Thank...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Angieherbalife
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have reviewed this shop before a few years ago. It is a treasure trove if you are looking for that gift you just can't decide on. Butterflies has now got the Christmas stock in and, boy, where do you start! Upstairs is dedicated to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Ray H
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

There's some good little shops in this part of town and the owners are very friendly and the pub is really good unlike the windsor in holton road that has shut down and looks sorry for itself boarded up.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Always find myself back to High Street for the array of amazing independent shops, cafes and deli's. I know I can always park somewhere with my van, knowing that I'll find a space either in High Street itself or on Broad street which is adjacent...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank amyjackson53
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I personally think this an average high street, there's a Wilkinsons and the normal small high street shops and several charity shops. Cafes are not the best and the only pub is grubby. Some of the shops up the top of town are half tidy...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This Street is the jewel in Barrys' crown. It has a great assortment of independent shops. The personal service you receive is second to none, they take the trouble to get to know you and what you like. There is a good variety of shops,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Diane A
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18 July 2016|
Response from TraflwrAlba |
No dispoaable bbqs please. I don't think any bbqs are allowed on the beach (look for Whitmore Bay on Trip Advisor) but please never use a disposable one.