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Barnacle Bistro

29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
+1 541-247-7799
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic fries” (62 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
“fish tacos” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner here twice over the past two days and loved our meals. We had mussels, crab cakes and fish and were delighted with them all.

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small but nicely done inside. Lots of seafood selections, ordered the crab melt and it was great. The crab inside the sandwich had very little fillers to bulk out the crab mix, just lots of hot crab on buttery sourdough bread. We also sampled the...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Flying solo, ended up at Barnacle. Glad I did. The service - top notch. John was the epic host, server, and local guide. A fine ambassador for the establishment and the area. The food - not much can top perfection. The mussels, the curry, the...More

Thank Kathleen Elizab... W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every year when we go fishing. I had the mussels and they were not great. Really dry, no sauce, yet served with 3 large slices of bread (for dipping I presumed). We love the fish and chips and they had the most...More

1  Thank mjseagle1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I realize this is a very small town with only seasonal tourism so, my expectations were not too high. The service was helpful and cheerful. The ladies bathroom was dirty and had no towels. The men's bathroom also had no towels. I would not describe...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Vickie at Jerry's jet boats told us about this great place. Everything we tried was wonderful, the plates of food going past also looked amazing. Small place, so if you have a group call ahead. Go, enjoy... We will be back!

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Small, tidy bistro with excellent service and great bistro type food. We enjoyed the atmosphere and friendliness of the waiter

Thank --02
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stopped here for lunch today. My wife & I both had the fish&chips with the garlic fries. The fries were hand cut and perfectly cooked, with chopped garlic sprinkled on top. The Cod was generous hand cut portions with a delicate batter and fried...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Small place with friendly staff. Amazing, creative food--especially the muscles. They come two different ways and they are both inventive. Fish tacos terrific. Loved the friendly staff. Local brews on tap. Reasonable prices

Thank Kimberly U
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It's a really friendly place - small and cozy. The food was good, but didn't have any pizzaz. However, we'll be back to try other dishes. They seemed a little disorganized, but were very kind. The chocolate torte was really yummy!

Thank TheTasteBuds23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29805 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444-7803
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Gold Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 541-247-7799
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