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Barrels - Restaurant and Bar

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$$ - $$$
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No. 5 Nachtigal street, Luderitz, Namibia
+264 63 202 458
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Singapore River, Singapore
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the buffet dinner and thoroughly enjoyed it. The place has a real nice cosy feel about it. Even the way the food is kept warm on open fires is neat

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1 Thank Ken M
Durban, South Africa
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is very small and therefore can only accommodate a few diners. However, when our party of 11 arrived for dinner, we immediately felt that we were in the way of the busy waiters and people trying to eat and intended to leave - The staff noted this and made a plan to seat us outside in a private... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

If you want fine dining and overly attentive service, this is probably not for you. But if you want a taste of hearty, unfussy, (and meaty) local cuisine; friendly atmosphere; a good range of drinks, then certainly stop by! The food is hearty and delicious, if basic but at no point does it not do exactly what it says on... More 

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1 Thank TravellingQuallie
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

So we visited this place for old years eve because it received such great reviews. As we walked in the owners introduced himself and read us our rights. Cash only, you pay for your drinks and food upfront and collect your own order from the bar and the food from the kitchen. Well okay that seems ok until you have... More 

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Thank Shane B
south-africa
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Cosy pub in central Luderitz...opens at 1800...good live music and big food portions...will return if possible...

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Thank robmich
Stuttgart, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Opens at 6, but if you'll be there at 6 you might not get a seat - be there 5 to 10min before. Live music from time to time. Ordered Pizza at 6:30, got it at 7:55 since they lost our order. Pizza was not "Italian style", nevertheless it was good. Kind service!

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Thank husomahu
Emmendingen, Germany
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Nice pub with great atmosphere. You have to be lucky, to get a seat when coming late, but you can usually join another table. Food and drink were alright and the waiters very friendly. I have spent two nice evenings there and will always come back.

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Thank kruemmelmonster
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice food. This restaurant us for the type of person who likes small, cozy and rustic vibes. Not a lot of ventilation as well as seatings. A bit crumped.

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Delft, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Went late for food around 2015. Table not Free so with an other persoon at THE table. Service was friendly possible to do THE buffet if you are really hungry. We opted for steak only. Beer was good and cold. Steak was great. 4 beer, two steaks 260 ns! And live music

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Thank marc l
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96 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is probably the best restaurant for dinner in Luderitz, they only open at 18:00 and don't take reservation. The prices are reasonable and you have a choice between a buffet or a la carte. It is a limited menu but the food is not bad. I had the grilled chicken which was fine, some in the party had Eisbein... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, International
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 5 Nachtigal street, Luderitz, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Karas Region  >  Luderitz
  • Phone Number: +264 63 202 458

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?