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US$3 - US$20
British, Bar, Pub
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Unaware that the pub wasn't doing food, either from information on their website or on the board outside advertising food, we had committed ourselves to buying a drink before being told that there was no food available which was disappointing. Covid 19 hygiene measures were...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2019

Such fun places to eat and talk to local people. We loved this one and visited it twice. Staff and locals made us feel like we were right at home.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 31 July 2019

The Barley Mow is a lovely traditional pub for locals who want to relax with a beer of an evening. They offer a lovely menu and host many events including bike meets and quiz nights.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 4 April 2019

A group of 14 work colleagues decided on a walk up the canal to The Barley Mow with the timings we had we realised the pub would not usually be open. We phoned a day ahead and they agreed to open the bar for us...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 16 February 2019

Stopped here for lunch after walking. Service was good and the pub was very friendly, but the food was rather unimaginative. I had a steak pie, which was OK, but the lasagna that my wife had was very dry, and the salad with which it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I regularly visit the Barley Mow pub in Oakley, and can honestly say it always has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. It has a very good range of real ales that are well kept, and the Guinness is superb. I would recommend this pub to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 21 September 2018

My wife and I were staying in the area with some friends and we were invited to a Thai Banquet evening at the Barley Mow. Now we both love Thai food and have eaten it in many places, including Thailand, so weren't expecting anything more...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

My son didn’t want a party for his 40th but we didn’t want the day to go by without a little celebration. The pub has a public bar which they allowed us to transform with balloons and banners and photos. They supplied all the food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Came here with my friends today for my birthday meal. What they serve, they serve very well. Roast potatoes, veg and meat all yummy & drinks very well priced. We loved it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 21 August 2018

There we were in Oakley, with an hour to work through. I thought I would order us a couple of beers and the friendly barmaid had them ready efficiently: a Doombar for my friend, a lager for me. Ewe settled down outside, sitting at a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Lee A, Owner at The Barley Mow Oakley, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. Point taken with regards to the toilets, the tiling was performed about a year ago, but they are in need of renovation. Unfortunately, the brewery/Pubco that the property is leased from invest zero into the property and just extracts...More

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Response from WILLIAM H |
Thanks, but adding the opening hours, even the normal ones to your website would be really useful to those from outside the area.
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Yes, The Barley Mow Oakley offers takeaway services.

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The Barley Mow Oakley is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5