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The Barley Mow Inn

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About us

About us

A few words

about our wonderful inn

The lovely old English pub, THE BARLEY MOW is now under new management.

KEN and NAILI, whose experience in the pub trade exceeds twenty years are delighted to be back in the Colehill Wimborne area managing such an attractive venue.

Oliver Cromwell passed this way with his army on their trek to knock seven bells out of Corfe Castle some little time ago. The nearby Gods Blessing Lane is said to be where his troops were blessed before the battle.

Who knows,some of his lads may have popped into THE BARLEY MOW for a pub lunch and a pint or two before the fracas.
The new management are not sure on this point – they weren’t here then !

In later times part of the pub was the little village school. Hence the cartoon in the saloon referring to the Old School “Thai”.

The pub grounds are extensive with large secluded decking and grassed areas. Ideal safe places for children and families to enjoy the Summer sunshine whilst dining.

Special events will be arranged during the “good weather” months.
Music, steam engines,hog roasts etc. all in the attractive surrounding grounds.

Ample parking is available.

Well behaved dogs and owners are always welcome in the public bar and ramblers and cyclists — welcome everywhere.

KEN and NAILI and staff extend a very warm welcome to all and look forward to ensuring that your visits to THE BARLEY MOW result in happy feelings of joy and contentment for you your family and your guests.

Opening times:
Monday-Friday: 12pm – 3pm & 5pm – 11pm
Saturday: 12pm – 11pm,
Sunday: 12pm – 10.30pm

Food & Drink

Menu downloads below

NAILI’s reputation for oriental speciality dishes such as Thai Tapas and others is renowned,as is the quality of her more traditional British food.

Tasty food, good wines and beers served by friendly staff in attractive warm and comfortable surroundings are guaranteed.

Every lunch time there are special offers for senior citizens and once a month there will be a quiz night when special curry dishes will be available together with the usual extensive menu.

From time to time other special offers will be introduced.

Open for food 7 days a week

Monday-Friday food is served 12-2.15 Lunch, 6-9 Dinner
Saturday 12-9pm all day
Sunday 12-8pm all day
Please advise us of any dietary requirements or allergies.

Come and try our new Menu with lots of tasty new dishes.

Please feel free to book up in advance for your visit to ensure you have a table exactly when you wish – using our form provided here.

Please be advised that the booking is not confirmed until you receive a comfirmatory email or call from a member of staff.  Until this happens the booking will not be placed in the diary.

Should you wish to call – please try 01202 882 140 and we will be happy to speak to you.

Select a date & book now

We will confirm your order via E-Mail

Functions & Events


Check here regularly to find out all the latest events and functions we have happening at the Barlow Mow and the surrounding area.

Click the image to download the PDF version to browse at your leisure.

Contact us


The Barley Mow Inn

Long Lane,
BH21 7AH

KEN and NAILI and staff extend a very warm welcome to all and look forward to your call on T. 01202 882 140

Please leave your details and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

We can get very busy and we would encourage you to phone ahead to avoid disappointment.

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