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Quality plants & gifts

helpful staff- good range of plants/shrubs/trees /gifts all good quality-excellent tea room -rural... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Afternoon tea

It is essential to book even on a weekday. Delicious cakes and sandwiches with very good service... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Corkhill Ln, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0PR, England
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All reviewsexcellent gardenquality plantsbird sanctuarytrees and shrubshanging basketstriflehealthy plantsspend half a daytea roomswans and ducksyou pay for what you getcafe restaurantdelicious cakeslawn mowersmall chargegift shopexcellent quality
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait at least an hour for hot meals. We called last Thursday-and they had a coach trip in- plus heavily booked tables. Our order was taken promptly-but then the promptness stopped. After about half an hour a waitress emerged holding our meals...More

Thank buddygbDerbyshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

helpful staff- good range of plants/shrubs/trees /gifts all good quality-excellent tea room -rural setting - great at any time of the year

Thank gem9830
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is essential to book even on a weekday. Delicious cakes and sandwiches with very good service. We thought the price at £23.99 for luxury afternoon tea very fair. I bought two plants I have been looking for all season here. We even went to...More

Thank DerbyshirePeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quality food. There was six of us and not one complaint of the standard of food. Always a lovely selection of puddings displayed and the problem is choosing which one to have. Service was very good and very caring with children.

Thank JamesC5906
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to introduce my youngest grandchild to a place l have loved for about 30 years. A bit worse for wear on the grass but improvement work being done on the sanctuary. Good value plants in the nursary the food excellent and served swiftly with...More

Thank mirrhanda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very spacious, done into sections for different products. Not been for years so saw a vast improvement. Maybe not so much choice for certain garden plants as in some other garden centres. Then it depends on what you are looking for! Plenty of...More

Thank marytart2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely few hours of looking, shopping and a fab breakfast. Lots of ideas and set out great. The walk around the beautiful lake was very relaxing

Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Visited twice in the last month for lunch. This time I had the sweet and sour chicken which was excellent Lovely cheerful staff

Thank Walker673
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. We visited to find a plant that was a bit different as a gift, to have lunch and take a look at the swan sanctuary. All three were enjoyable with great plants, friendly staff, good food and a walk round the...More

Thank davidb86
Reviewed 9 August 2018

nice garden centre, not very big but good choice of plants and scrubs ect.nice cafe meals good.staff friendly and polite.seating outside if you like,fresh air.very busy at times.

Thank peter h
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Trevor H
2 February 2018|
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Response from Nick A | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is not very large,so proberly they would not accept dogs,apart from assistance dogs,as answered best to phone