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The Barley House

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Taps: 9 / Bottles: 32
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: N

20 Ratings
Ratings: 20
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 7.54%
$$ - reasonable
[ Bar, Eatery ]

132 N Main St
Concord, New Hampshire, 03301-4917
United States
phone: (603) 228-6363

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Photo of ctone

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

07-27-2014 04:38:21 | More by ctone
Photo of greenmountainale


4.65/5  rDev +16.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75 | $$

Great spot in downtown Concord, NH. Had the Barley burger and potato salad. Food was perfect on a 92 degree day. Stone Face IPA on tap was great. Probably the best IPA in NH at this time, from a relatively new and hard to find brewer. Service at the bar was perfect. 12 taps, but all quality brew.

06-30-2014 23:58:49 | More by greenmountainale
Photo of Mikeypnh

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

06-11-2014 00:09:34 | More by Mikeypnh
Photo of dpgoblejr

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

02-26-2014 17:07:36 | More by dpgoblejr
Photo of Carpentiere

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

02-18-2014 13:48:12 | More by Carpentiere
Photo of HeadieBrews

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

12-26-2013 21:25:02 | More by HeadieBrews
Photo of MightyMonk

New Hampshire

4.05/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5 | $$

Stopped in on Friday night before a show at the Capitol Center to grab a bite and have a brew. The place was mobbed and there was a 45 min. wait so had to change plan.
Followed up the next day (stayed in town) in the early afternoon and breezed into the bar and got to enjoy a very pleasant lunch in a comfortable clean establishment.

The bartender was very good. The food was great the beer selection was not overwhelming but the tap had about 13 brews. Mostly macro but as has been mentioned they have a great pale that is made by Harpoon.

Would definitely go back next time I'm in town.
It's worth a visit.

11-21-2011 01:29:34 | More by MightyMonk
Photo of puboflyons

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +6.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4 | $$

This is a great place to go to from time to time, especially for me...a middle aged guy who hates the bar scene. What I like about it is that it is clearly a bar in downtown Concord across the street from the State Capitol building, but they offer some above average beers both on tap and in the bottle. It is an Irish style bar and offers Irish style food. They have made arrangements with Harpoon, Long Trail, and other regional brewers to put a Barley House label on some of their offerings. They usually have at least one macro tap to appease the masses but the other 8 or 9 taps are often something a little different like Belhaven or Smithwicks. They offer plenty of bottle choices such as Brew Dog, Chimay, and others. The food is generally burgers, sandwiches, and stews served with an Irish twist. A lot of folks like their scallops. It is a popular place for the movers and shakers. If you are lucky you may run into a few State Senators, State Representatives, or even the Governor when you visit for lunch.

01-16-2011 01:17:30 | More by puboflyons
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New Hampshire

4.08/5  rDev +2.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5 | $$$

My favorite bar in Concord (I know, not saying much). The beer selection is rather average with the one good regular their house pale ale (Harpoon brewed). The food isn't your typical pub fare. They start you off with homemade humus and breadsticks and pretzels. The menu is practically gourmet with a major Irish influence. My favorite thing to get is their Dublin Whisky Gravy burger. Every time I've ordered it I got it perfectly MR. It's a 1 1/2 inch thick juicy patty encrusted with black peppercorn topped with blue cheese, deep fried onions, and whisky gravy. It might be the most balanced burger I've ever had.

The atmosphere is a nice cozy, brown and black pub. Service is decent although I've had my share of slow servers, especially when it was slow.

Beer pricing is standard but the food pricing is a little pricey. I love the burgers, but $12 is pretty steep.

01-05-2011 03:12:19 | More by Satchboogie
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5 | $$$

I went here on a guys night out I had a buffalo burger medium rare which was cooked perfect. The bacon and the topping were wonderful. I had a side of fried that were good but I must also mention that there are two ketchups regular and chipote whixh was awesome.

All our party agreed that the serving size was good, we all finished our meals and were satisfied.

The beer selection here was pretty good but the best part was the 10 year pale which was great and despite the fact our server it was his first night it was good. Worth stopping in and I would highly suggest the buffalo burger and a couple of the 10 year pales.

12-22-2010 00:57:19 | More by bishopdc0
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The Barley House in Concord, NH
90 out of 100 based on 20 ratings.