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The Barn Owl

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Thatcham Avenue Kingsway, Gloucester GL2 2GS, England
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 11:30 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice local pub with good food and staff. Always time to chat and smile. Two for one food is great idea.

Thank Peter G
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited here on Sunday with family, we arrived early afternoon and were not greeted by any member of staff as we entered. We chose our table and sat down to look at the menu. The restaurant was around half full, but staff appeared to be rushing around between tables. A server came over, who we believe was a manager, and... More 

Thank Andrew B
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch once again the food was lovely, the staff were friendly and despite being busy they were quick to serve our food. Lovely lasagne!

Thank spongebobby
Dover, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Barn Owl is a lovely place to go and eat as a couple / family or a small gathering of friends. With the buy one get one free on all main meals it makes it a cheaper night out for those that are short of pennies. The food is always hot and plenty of it. The desserts are slightly... More 

Thank Nicky C
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After my husband and I finish night shifts we always have a date day where we go out for a meal and drink. Today we decided to walk over the the Barn Owl. We both enjoyed a mixed grill and a pint and some wine. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Definitely a place I would visit again.

Thank Gripper_13
Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing!! Food was so lovely and you don't wait too long for the food. Prices are great and a lovely atmosphere. Staff are polite too!

Thank Sabdur
Stroud, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attempted to visit the barn owl before but being we had not booked arrived at 7:30 no table so we booked this time and got a table no problem. Staff were very friendly and helpful the food was nice my only quarrel is the air con was cold and I was sat underneath it however despite this will be... More 

Thank ashleydale2017
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter took my husband and I for a mothers day meal on saturday it was awful. This is the first time have ever complained and I am a pensioner so in my life there have many times when I could have. My husband became very ill after eating and the manager was extremely rude to me when all I... More 

2 Thank Maureen M
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We booked a family 90th Birthday meal For 28-30 of us the organisation was very poor we had to be spread over 3 tables 1 was in a very tight dark corner. Cold air con as well. My chair back was broken every time I tried to get up. We waited hour & a half for our starters they were... More 

2 Thank Victoria M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I arrived to find half the pub cornered for a party which is no problem, but another part we couldn't go because of I think lag of staff. I had to ask table to be clean but it was caked on, so there was a few tables or go into the child's area we got our drink... More 

Thank R K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thatcham Avenue Kingsway, Gloucester GL2 2GS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester

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