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Plymouth, England
+44 1752 255974
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Reviewed yesterday

I am not a really big fan of Plymouth City but I do like the Barbican a lot. The Barbican is probably the gem of Plymouth and my favorite place. It's an harbor with characteristic buildings around. Lots of cafe, little restaurants and art shops....More

Thank Federica P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It had been 40 years since my last visit to the Barbican, and wow what a change, yes the structure was the same, but it's been brought bang up to date, we dropped on the sea food fair weekend so the marina area was banging...More

1  Thank ERIC B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Festival was disappointing- thought there would be much more there - however a lovely sunny Sunday so very pleasant walking around Lovely buildings and atmosphere

1  Thank Netty1313
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely old town of Plymouth Great to meander through narrow streets browsing at the numerous shops and restaurants It is home to Plymouth gin factory which is worth a visit. Lots of pubs and cafes, which I imagine get very busy at night Lots of...More

1  Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When we went to the Barbican Area of Plymouth its full of Pebble stones were ever you walk and full of Alleyways. I would say be careful if you are Alone late at night incase you get jumped or Robbed.

1  Thank Jason F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had found the Barbican on previous holidays but returned to fully discover the numerous pubs bars restaurants that are to be found there like the 'Hidden Olive' , 'Dolphin Hotel', 'Gog and Magog', The Cider House and many more, all on the harbors edge....More

1  Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If a lively night night is what you are looking for then visit on Friday and/or Saturday. But there are still quiet pubs hiding! Sunday nights are much quieter but it's still a great place to visit.

1  Thank L147
Reviewed 1 week ago

An easy walk from Plymouth Hoe, or from the city centre, this part of Plymouth is full of history. The Pilgrim Fathers boarded the Mayflower here, and many other historic landings and arrivals occurred here. The famous Plymouth Gin is distilled in this area, and...More

1  Thank richardinprague_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a pre dinner walk along the Barbican Atmospheric and felt quite safe Lots to see and plenty of quality places to eat and drink

1  Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a little Gem the Barbican is , everything from cafes to restaurants , pubs ,quaint shope etc centred around this lovely Harbour .My partner and i loved it and would definitely go back

1  Thank jane h
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Response from 777hettiew |
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