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“Great restaurant whatever the occassion!”

Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro
Ranked #4 of 104 Restaurants in Hinckley
Price range: US$9 - US$68
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary, British, Wine Bar
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Good for: Business meetings
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro offers guests a very warm welcome. Seating downstairs in our contemporary Bistro offers a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy exquisite food, fine wines, great beers, a snug log fire and our outside terrace. Upstairs is our award winning restaurant which offers the very best quality food which reflects our personality and the ethos of Barnacles Restaurant & Bar Bistro. We strive to deliver affordable, locally sourced seasonal produce, never compromising on style or quality. Our extensive menus are designed to suit every taste and budget, whether you are celebrating a special occasion or fancy a classic British bistro dish, you are sure to enjoy your visit!
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Although we only live 10 minutes away from Barnacles this was our first visit...but won't be our last!

Great varied menu with a strong focus on fish dishes (I believe the restaurant was previously a dedicated fish restaurant) but steaks, pizza's and 'Bistro' style dishes to choose from along with daily specials, great choice of starters...and wonderful deserts!!!!!!

Lovely venue, nice atmosphere, great service...and a wonderful evening had by my wife and I.

Would recommend!!!

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Thank Darrell W
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Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

I came here with my partner for a romantic dinner and we were pleasantly surprised. We found the restaurant through TripAdvisor and read the reviews with big hopes for our meal.

The selection of food was great, the special main wasn't available but that didn't matter as there was still lots to choose from. I had a grilled lobster with garlic butter which was absolutely Devine! It was cooked to perfection the only downside was that I wanted another one!

The price was slightly high at £30 for a lobster but it was definitely worth it and they didn't disappoint. When the bill came we were shocked as it was cheap but then realised they hadn't put our bottle of prosecco on the bill, being an honest person I couldn't pay the bill without telling them they were very apologetic and grateful I had mentioned it.

They were very quick to take our drinks order, we hadn't even sat down or seen a menu and they asked what we wanted which was slightly rushed but overall the service was lovely.

Overall, definitely worth a visit if you're in the area and worth a visit even if you're not!

2  Thank CharBryce
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Really good food, excellent quality, served piping hot, reasonably priced. Friendly greeting, attentive service. The only adverse comment I would make is that the drinks are very pricey compared to similar quality restaurants.

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1  Thank khhSolihull
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Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

About our 5 visit , and again a very enjoyable time , the service was great and the food is to die for , the staff are very helpful and pleasant , you must visit .

1  Thank GordonElu
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Great reception upon arrival, made to feel so very welcome. Great menu choice to peruse at reasonable prices, no rush to choose just enjoy a drink and consider your choice at leisure. When taken to your table you find it set so fine. The food is fresh and delicious. The waiting staff are so friendly and nothing is too much for them. Good rest periods between courses is so refreshing to have as so many places seem to want to rush you out. Recommending barnacles is so easy to do because it is such a good experience and memorable.

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1  Thank GMAN013
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