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Barbican

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

Great place to walk around, popping into some really great shops, that are varied with there wares. Lovely looking and hearing the noise of the boat masts. The bridge to the aquarium isn't currently operating, but we had a great ferry ride there instead as...More

Thank Nici N
Reviewed yesterday

Lots of things to look at and a good range of places to eat & drink. The Gin Distillery is here as are the Mayflower Steps. Also ferry or bridge over to the Aquarium. Recommend just taking a wander and a bit of browsing and...More

Thank S17London
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Much like the hoe, there's so much going on at the Barbican. Lots of cafes and restaurants. A variety of independent shops. Plymouth gin distillery and of course the views. It's easy to walk from town so parking shouldn't be an issue. My favourite place...More

Thank Kaboo2
Reviewed 6 days ago

View where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail for America, see the Elizabeathan House, visit the famous Aquarium, taste the food in the many restraunts and enjoy the 'buzz' of the place.

Thank hilarybeer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I lived in the Barbican for a few years before I moved to Exeter. Never miss it when back to Plymouth. Cosy cafés and restaurants, lots of pending flowers, relaxed people and beautiful views.

Thank Tomacsek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to go out for a drink and some food .lots of pubs and night life .or just for a walk with the family .lots of history to look at and lovely harbour .

Thank Pjackson49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely bits of history on the barbican, the mayflower steps for one, the pubs are lively, a lovely bakery, some lovely independent shops the old fish market is now a shop and restaurant, and of course captain jaspers a must for a burger well worth...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very picturesque and quaint during the day. Cobbled stoned roads, quirky shops, vintage tea &a cake shops and ice cream stalls, a local fortune teller and antiques market near the aquarium and the sea... so lovely!

Thank KatieNess
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for visiting with the family. Plenty of lovely cafe's and ice cream shops. The pubs will make you welcome too !

Thank ErictheredPlymouth
Reviewed 1 week ago

I worked on the Barbican for over twenty years. Having revisited this morning I was appalled with the level of dirt and rubbish that I was confronted with. The streets were strewn with overflowing bins and there was litter everywhere. It made me very sad...More

Thank Reverendnoggin
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ChasC_12
20 August 2015|
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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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