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The Barbican

Plymouth, England
+44 1752 255974
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Plymouth, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to The Barbican for a lovely lunch with friends a lovely selection of restaurants and bars to choose from

Thank Rockafella1962
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Barbican has pretty cobbled lanes and an interesting mix of shops (art, antiques, souvenir etc) and restaurants. There are historic sites such as Mayflower Steps and the Fort, which are interesting to wander around. It can get very busy when it's the summer and...More

Thank HoneyBadgerBex
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to experience is such a small area - discover the trail that leads to the hidden original Barbican (learn what the word means other than a horrible blot on the landscape in central London) - this Barbican has such history - the Mayflower...More

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to visit and look around the cobbled streets, a bit touristy now but still nice, lots of shops and restraunts to eat in, there are lots of Greek people in Plymouth and they own a lot of the places you might eat in, I...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People asking me 4 money one sitting by the co op called him self Casper his eyes wer popping out of his head he must of been high on drugs the other 1 was a youngish girl she was more polite but smelled like a...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a leisurely walk on the Hoe, try popping down to the Barbican, plenty of quayside bars to quench your thirst ;) There always seems to be at least one with live music, so listen, drink and watch the world go by.

Thank David B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The smell of fresh, salty sea air, boats, boats and more boats, delicious 😋 restaurants and beautiful, historic old buildings. How better to spend a once opportunity visit of Plymouth? When I visited, I was delighted! My family(all of which were interested) for once didn’t...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 December 2017

After visiting Plymouth Hoe, we headed down towards the Barbican where there are cobbled roads, pubs, fishing boats and lots of quaint and interesting shops. There is a strong smell of fish in the air here, but it is fresh and nice. There are many...More

Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

No visit to Plymouth would be complete without visiting the Barbican and having a cup of tea at Captain Jack's open air table. This area is attributed to be the pilgrim exodus to American you can imagine the Mayflower leaving the dock hundreds of years...More

Thank Kelvin1503
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Very convenient for the Maritime Docks. Very cosy pub/hotel, great price. Dinner was hand cooked by the chef who asked us how we would like the dishes. Very good indeed. Cost pub, warm and good beer too.

Thank Meester-Chris
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Planning is really bad and the small number of good shops and value quality restaurants is disappointing but all in all people do have a good time down here and serendipity can produce some amazingly upbeat and fun days and... More
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