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The John Barleycorn

) #1 of 4 Restaurants in Duxford ££ - £££ , British,
3 Moorfield Road, Duxford CB22 4PP, England
+44 1223 832699
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
3 Moorfield Road, Duxford CB22 4PP, England
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11 - 20 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We called in whilst on a walk on a Saturday lunchtime. We had no booking and all restaurant tables were full, but as we only wanted a light lunch we were happy to sit at one of the tables in the bar. Whilst we were...More

Thank Alan J
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights - comfortable and clean. Food and bar excellent with a great atmosphere and marvellous staff. Only minutes from IWM Duxford or Cambridge Park & Ride. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank herons96
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had a fantastic meal last night with a group of friends, food was excellent and so was the service. However when the bill came we were stunned by the the total for drinks. We estimated there were extra beers added to the bill and...More

Thank waltesmi
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had a family anniversary to celebrate and the staff worked hard to make it really enjoyable although the pub was busy throughout. We enjoyed the food and it really felt like a traditional English pub.

Thank hobbit1927
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Traditional well-cooked English food served in a traditional country inn. Servings that satisfies after a long and eventful day. Local produce and real ale to go with that. Everything just right!

Thank 70klasb
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We enjoyed a great meal and a couple of beers with friends. Very nice atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We went to the John Barleycorn in Duxford before going to the Duxford Imperial War Museum. . This was a cosy pub, quite busy with the clientele sitting at tables, German style, even if they were just drinking. My wife had poached salmon; I had...More

Thank Incartek
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Called in here on a Saturday night for a few drinks, was a lovely pub and wished we had booked a table for food, lots of tables reserved for people eating and the food looked lovely, we just sat in the bar bit and had...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a meal on Sunday night here. the atmosphere was first class. All the staff are very friendly and helpful. would definitely recommend

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely welcome. Thoughtful menu. Well prepared food. This is a little gem- well worth seeking out. Toasty warm on a cold day thanks to the wood burning stove. Made our old labrador most welcome - even brought him a biscuit. Children's menu- a nugget free...More

Thank Roderick C
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Paul W
Are dogs allowed in or out of the pub
8 August 2016|
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Response from calger72 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, but the pub asks that you only bring well behaved dogs inside (quiet, can lay under the table)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Moorfield Road, Duxford CB22 4PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Duxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 832699
  • E-mail
The John Barleycorn remains a very traditional English pub, serving some of the best kept ales in the country. It also enjoys an excellent reputation for serving the very best in genuine home prepared and cooked meals. We also provide accommodation for those you would like to rest after a meal.
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