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DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, European,
48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 7440
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork roast” (5 reviews)
“orange roughy” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family and came to Picton again for our family holiday this year, my husband and I went out for a date night to DA’s Barn again as last time we thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Last night I had the Whitebait and wow it was...More

Thank Jftikey
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had dinner at this restaurant on Wednesday 10 January. Meals were reasonable but the service was nil. We had 1 drink which we finished before our entree came out and never offered another in all the time we were there. When...More

Thank Jojacal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove through to Picton with my parents for lunch on Monday and chose to eat at The Barn. What a mistake! Firstly, the surcharge was ridiculous. The price of the blue cod meal was already off the charts at $39 and the Whitebait the...More

Thank MurrayTania J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered tempura fish and it was terrible, it cost extra 15 % more for sunday , expencive place to eat

Thank Markku P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ventured into this bar as it offered 10% discount for top10 members. Friendly polite reception and service. Only criticism was main arrived as only just finishing entree so a little quick. We shared a seafood chowder which was delicious. Hubby had the battered orange...More

Thank rosanneg955
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. We have taken note of your constructive comments and will try to do better. Hope to see you again

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

What a lovely host! Great food ... lamb blackstrap and seafood platter .... very good serving sizes ... well presented and the lamb was beautifully cooked. Great decor ... history of Picton and days gone by.

Thank pandot61
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so glad you enjoyed your total experience with us. Guest like you make all the hard work worthwhile.

Reviewed 13 November 2017

A great restaurant to relax and unwind.On the main street with parking available.Sitting down you will notice reminders of yester years on the walls.Very ggod service .My favorite without hesitation is a steak with mushroom sauce and vegetables.

Thank Odessa4me
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Great to see that you enjoyed your experience with us. I hope you tell all your friends about us. Hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed tonight’s meal, served by a lovely waitress, who was busy but quick and helpful. Food was fantastic and highly recommended when you visit Picton

Thank Karen T
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

I will pass on your comments to our staff. Thanks for the review. Look forward to seeing you again one day.

Reviewed 11 October 2017

I stopped in for dinner this week with 2 friends. The service was excellent even though they were fairly busy. Our waitress Sandy and polite , friendly and attentive. The food was excellent and plentiful. It had a very nice family feel to the place...More

Thank Tony N
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

I will mention your great comments to Sandy. Feedback like yours makes it all worthwhile. Thanks.

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Was here on business staying at the broadway motel. The Barn was recommended to us by the motelier. I had the burger and fries which was amazing and the boss had the roast pork which he loved. Not sure why i only gave 4 star....More

Thank redloki
Gina W, Owner at DA's Barn Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

With the positive comments you made we will gladly settle for four stars.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 High Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 7440
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