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Barbarello

92-94 High Street, Harpenden, United Kingdom, AL5 2SP
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Lunch 11:00 - 16:00 Tuesday - Saturday
Dinner 18:00 - 23:30 Tuesday - Saturday
Brunch 11:00 - 15:00 Thursday - Sunday
Sunday Lunch 11:00 - 15:00

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  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
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About Barbarello

A modern restaurant and piano bar located in the vibrant and busy Harpenden High Street. Inspired by a desire to bring the right elements of a London restaurant and bar closer to home. Serving tapas and a provocative wine list we also have an in-house mixologist to create for you a cocktail to suit every occasion.

Cuisine: Mediterranean
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 20 October 2018

Another great evening, fantastic service as usual!

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Visited On Saturday, 20 October 2018

Food was very nice apart from some dishes gave you 3 of the item (crochettes) which isn't very good when you are a table of 4! Some dishes were expensive for a tapas dish and one dish we ordered didn't turn up. I had to ask for the crumble on the cheesecake as that was missing. The staff were friendly but the service wasn't the best it took a while to attract attention to order desert and drinks and get the bill.

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Visited On Thursday, 18 October 2018

Would really like to have a change in menu getting bored with this one now.

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Lovely lunch

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Visited On Friday, 12 October 2018

Great food and wine. Nice setting and atmosphere, but the service was pretty slow. Had to ask for water three times and then didn't bring one dish and then said it had finished. Told us a replacement was on the house and then charged us (albeit refunded it when we questioned it) Has the potential to be great, but service needs to improve

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Visited On Friday, 12 October 2018

Waiting staff need to be interested Was told couldn’t have a Kir Royal, not on the menu Not sure of the concept confused Portion size not great Menu needs to be more local, seasonal and varied

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Superb food & service

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

Food was good but service was very very slow three times we had to go and find someone and ask for service. Most staff very friendly. It was very busy, looks good in there though and along with good food nice drinks menu. All in all good night

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

We had a really enjoyable meal out with friends on a Saturday night. The atmosphere was relaxed and the staff were really friendly. Some of the drinks were a it slow to be brought to the table but it wasn’t too much of a problem. But I would say that I felt the size of some of the dishes was a bit disappointing. Most people go out for dinner with 1 or 3 other people. Serving dish of 3 crochettes just seems silly to me when it’s designed to be shared. Having said that, all the food we had was really delicious and we enjoyed everything we ordered.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

Second visit and a lot, lot better experience. Staff were very attentive and a mistake on order made by waitress was dealt with without any fuss whatsoever .

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

Had a fantastic brunch - high try recommend the scrambled eggs! I’ll be back next weekend.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

Food late & cold! Not particularly tasty.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

Great food and service

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Visited On Friday, 28 September 2018

I would certainly go back to Barberellos as it has all the right ingredients but they just need to gel more. Atmosphere is great although we did have a very loud table beside us but we waited a very long time for both drinks & food & for some dishes it’s not great value. Booking service is also all over the place. Wouldn’t go back but not as a group of 8

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Visited On Friday, 28 September 2018

Lovely place - great food - fantastic ambience

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Visited On Friday, 28 September 2018

Delicious food and very cool place

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Visited On Friday, 21 September 2018

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Visited On Saturday, 22 September 2018

Wonderful service and food was delish!

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Visited On Friday, 21 September 2018

We really enjoyed our meal, the service was great and we had a lovely evening with our friends.

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Visited On Friday, 14 September 2018

lovely evening, fantastic service and great food x

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Visited On Thursday, 13 September 2018

Lovely food and a great spot!

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Visited On Thursday, 13 September 2018

Nice food, lovely atmosphere- really enjoyed the place!

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Great place to be.....food is delicious, everyone so lovely there

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Visited On Saturday, 08 September 2018

We had a terrible evening at Barbarello, which is a shame as it is a beautiful restaurant. The service was excruciatingly slow- we didn’t get any food to our table until an hour and forty minutes after arriving. Drinks were also very slow, and they ran out of water glasses so for the whole evening we only had 4 glasses for 8 people. We had a drink in the bar afterwards where service again was slow and staff rude. The food was ok but over priced. The manager gave us a discount on everything but I won’t be returning. Style over substance unfortunately.

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Visited On Friday, 07 September 2018

Lovely place. Great service. Cocktails were wonderful. Thanks.

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