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The Barn

$$ - $$$, British,
Cologin, Lerags Glen, Oban PA34 4SE, Scotland
+44 1631 564618
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cologin, Lerags Glen, Oban PA34 4SE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here both nights that we stayed in one of the lodges. Although busy on both nights, we were accommodated quite easily with our wee Westie. The first night was my partner's birthday and although having only briefly mentioned it in passing, the staff...More

Thank emmapeaGlasgow
Reviewed 19 September 2017

excellent for an informal meal. lovely staff. Good beer. Very accommodating. make sure to book. gets busy at the weekends

Thank CBell15
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed in one of the lodges and ate here a couple nights. Always popped in for a drink each night too. Dog friendly and everyone made an effort to come say hi to us and mainly our dog. Plenty of biscuits for him and a...More

Thank Michael Q
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Not an enjoyable meal. The place smelt of old frying oil and the menu was uninspiring. The staff were lovely though.

Thank Lodge36
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Out of eight nights staying at Ardoran, we ate at The Barn four times. Delicious food with a lovely selection on the specials board as well as a comprehensive menu. They also stock Loch Fyne beers on draught which is a real treat. Mary, Lorraine...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Staying overnight on the boat at Ardoran marine thought we would try one of are old favourite places, the Barn Bar. The place has so much character and atmosphere, we usually visit early evening and you can usually find a table. Ordered Surf n Turf...More

Thank jasper719
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We found the Barn via Trip Advisor. It wasn't what I was expecting, but pleasantly surprised once we were in! Lovely ladies serving us. The menu is varied and we tried the starters of breaded brie and crab cocktail. Both very nice. Our mains were...More

Thank jayne d
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Ate here on both nights of our recent stay in one of the cabins. Tasty food and friendly helpful staff in this cosy pub. Great atmosphere, loved the woodburning stove and the food and drink were very reasonably priced. You can also arrange to take...More

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here a couple of times during our stay in the chalets. The house red was delicious and all drinks were extremely well priced. The food was lovely - proper home cooked tasty food which is far superior than your average pub grub. We...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy at this pub, just helpful friendly staff, good Scottish food, and loads of character. Located at the end of a dirt single road, we thought at first we had taken a wrong turn, but all was good and the meal was a great...More

Thank John L
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Fiona G
3 September 2017|
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Response from mags79310 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes it is very dog friendly and it is wheelchair friendly too. The staff are so helpful and friendly. I do advise you book a table, as they are usually busy. You can book a certain table and a time which suits you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cologin, Lerags Glen, Oban PA34 4SE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 564618
The Barn is a rustic restaurant with a busy wee bar in the heart of the countryside just minutes from Oban town center. Open daily from Mid March to Mid November with reduced winter hours. Pet friendly. Real ales - Highlander on tap. Good wholesome, home cooked food with an emphasis on fresh local produce. Taste our Best quality award members.
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