The Digital Platform for Independent Hospitality

Drive Footfall – Take Orders – Get Data

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We Bring Together Fantastic Independent Venues

The BarCode works with and supports independent hospitality businesses by connecting you to your customers. We have created a marketplace of engaged customers and provided you with the tools to reach them. Our mission is to provide you with the best tech solutions to cater for the fast changing needs of the industry and the needs of you and your customers

App was created
Cities (London, Manchester, Birmingham)
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Our Solution

We combine the visibility of an aggregator with the control of a white label product

Non Integrated Options

Integrated Options

What does it cost?

No Monthly charges, service fees or commissions

You offer at least 10% off one order per user every 7 days (in app orders only)

Your only cost then becomes discounts to your customers instead of commissions to 3rd party providers

If You Love Independents

Download the app and get membership perks in all of our venues

How it Works for Users

The BarCode app has a lot of amazing features for both users and venues.


Use us to find what you want, when you want at great independent venues near you.

Order & Pay

Place your order and pay in a couple of clicks.


Receive guaranteed discounts off your first round at any of our venues.

Supporting the Hospitality Community

At The BarCode, 10% of every Reload goes to ‘Only a Pavement Away’, a charity founded by representatives from the hospitality industry who believe that everyone deserves a chance to find and forge a career.

Check out our latest news:

The most promising collaboration by far for post lockdown hospitality

The BarCode & Switch4Profit - Two relatively young companies, who’s founders pack years of experience in hospitality operations and marketing, have been brought together by Paul Pavli of Paul Pavli Consultancy to make their joint proposition more attractive for all hospitality outlets coming out of lockdown from today (12 April 2021) - fingers crossed!

Lockdown, locked up and locked in

I miss the pub. I miss everything about it. I actually miss the queue for the bar – that friendly jostle, the meeting of a new person.

Innovative ways to stay relevant during lock down.

Far from lying down in the face of the inevitable challenges that lockdown has brought, many of our venues have come up with innovative ways to keep their heads above water.

How Can The BarCode Help?

The BarCode App was established to support independent pubs, bars, restaurants and breweries in what was already a tough market.

Hospitality Against Homelessness Campaign wins Most Dynamic Collaboration at the 2020 Hotel, Restaurant & Catering Awards

We are thrilled to announce that our Hospitality Against Homelessness Campaign won the Most Dynamic Collaboration category at this year’s Hotel, Restaurant & Catering Awards held (virtually) yesterday 22nd September 2020.

92 Volunteers Unite With Only A Pavement Away To Fill Water Flasks For Vulnerable Communities

Following the success of the inaugural Fill a Flask campaign in 2019, 92 Only A Pavement Away volunteers in London and Brighton donated their time last week to fill and distribute 1,700 thermal flasks of cold water to homeless individuals who may lack access to.

Only A Pavement Away Calls For Applications For New Crisis Funded Relationship Manager Role

Hospitality charity Only A Pavement Away has opened applications for a new first of its kind UK-wide Relationship Manager role, funded by national homeless charity Crisis. The new role, primarily based in London, will see the successful applicant support more than 100...

London restaurant group QOOT has partnered with Only A Pavement Away

London restaurant group QOOT which operates brands including plant based by CHLOE., and The Lebanese Bakery has announced a partnership with charity Only A Pavement Away.

UK’s largest and fastest growing hospitality sales agency in its second year, Bums On Seats, teams up with Only A Pavement Away

Bums On Seats, the UK’s largest outsource sales agency for the hospitality industry, has partnered with hospitality charity Only A Pavement Away to raise vital funds for its members.

Why The BarCode?

The idea for The BarCode came about in 2017, whilst living in London and lamenting the number of pubs shutting down.

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