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Barton Marina

Barton Marina Barton Turns | Trent & Mersey Canal between Alrewas and Burton upon Trent, Barton-under-Needwood, Burton upon Trent DE13 8DZ, England
+44 1283 711666
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Felt like being at the seaside inland

We went on a beautiful bank holiday Monday. The colours, sounds, and scents of foods were very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Predencia D
,
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great use of an old site

An old canal basin at a disused colliery now made into an interesting place to walk, shop and eat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TinbumNorthWales
,
Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“farm shop” (27 reviews)
“thai restaurant” (21 reviews)
“waterfront pub” (20 reviews)
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Barton Marina Barton Turns | Trent & Mersey Canal between Alrewas and Burton upon Trent, Barton-under-Needwood, Burton upon Trent DE13 8DZ, England
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+44 1283 711666
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"farm shop"
in 27 reviews
"thai restaurant"
in 21 reviews
"waterfront pub"
in 20 reviews
"coffee shop"
in 21 reviews
"lovely place"
in 32 reviews
"pies"
in 12 reviews
"sunny day"
in 27 reviews
"eating places"
in 13 reviews
"lovely shops"
in 17 reviews
"boats moored"
in 11 reviews
"watch the world"
in 10 reviews
"few hours"
in 24 reviews
"red carpet"
in 39 reviews
"clothes shops"
in 7 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 26 reviews
"art gallery"
in 15 reviews
"shops and restaurants"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a beautiful bank holiday Monday. The colours, sounds, and scents of foods were very welcoming as we arrived late in the afternoon. Despitee the crowd there were still parking places. There were a wide choice of eating places (which is why we...More

Thank Predencia D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An old canal basin at a disused colliery now made into an interesting place to walk, shop and eat. There are a number of shops, several selling food products as well as a number of places to eat. Pleasant to take a walk and then...More

Thank TinbumNorthWales
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Waterfrontpub, Owner at Barton Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

For the record, the Barton Marina site was used purely for agriculture. In 1991 planning was obtained for the extraction of sand and gravel to create a marina and fishing lakes. Around 1.3m tonnes were removed over three years, and restoration work including tree-planting then...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today for the first of this year’s Artisan Markets. Quite a few stalls with a variety of art and craft work at reasonable prices. Certainly will be visiting the next one.

Thank Jac8351
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can not believe i spent £22 on 12 tiny kebabs. Each kebab only has 3 or 4 small chunks of meat on. For £22 I could have gone greedy pig butchers in Repton and got a massive meat pack!! Complete RIP OFF. Will not be...More

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Waterfrontpub, Manager at Barton Marina, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So pleased to hear you found value for money at the Waterfront. You could always put a five start review on our website!!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great place to visit, for coffe, cinema and of course the Butcher the Baker the Ice-cream maker the butcher is so helpful with Gluten free shoppers

Thank Moira H
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

A stunning parade of independent shops. Free parking, picturesque location, unique products to buy and eat. Wonderful to stroll along the waterside. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank MrsBsTravels
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

lovely location, free parking nice shops, nice places to eat, shame some eatery's don't let children inside.

Thank Sally I
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Attractive location for a sunny day. Clearly very popular even in the rain. If eating out it appears that a restaurant booking would be appropriate.

Thank hancockmp
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great atmosphere and meal was really tasty too! The staff were efficient, knowledgeable and extremely good service although they were very busy.

Thank ken b
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

A nice place to have a coffee & snack or full meal if you wish. Better on a warm sunny day as you can sit outside, wander around the shops or go for a pleasant longer walk but on a not so kind day go...More

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ronle
24 November 2017|
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Response from pauldF2294NT | Reviewed this property |
They are building new holiday homes near the Red Carpet Cinema so I am not sure but there is plenty of parking around.
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SarahDent
24 October 2017|
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Response from Topcat342 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , aa far as I’m aware
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Barbara Ann M
20 May 2017|
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Response from David O | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they are
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