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Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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just dropped in while passing

Well worth a visit if you are in the area with a range of crafts on offer, with studios as well as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian M
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Bungay
Things have changed

Visited today,last visit 12 months ago.Things have changed in the centre and the items for sale... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
David G
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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The Broadwindsor Craft Centre is situated in the heart of Dorset's rolling countryside. Offering a unique blend of local crafts, gift shop and large coffee shop & restaurant, it is the perfect place while away a few hours having a spot of lunch and...more
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Broadwindsor Craft Centre B3163, Broadwindsor DT8 3PX, England
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+44 1308 868362
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I visited with my very small grandson. We were met with a very nice welcome from a gentleman ( not sure if he was the owner) the staff were all very nice especially to the little one. The food was excellent ,...More

Thank dorsetdoll2015
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we try very hard to ensure everyone feels welcome and has an enjoyable visit - we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were really impressed when visiting the craft centre. Such a wonderful atmosphere, helpful, friendly staff and some lovely craft shops where we purchased a few bits for our new home. We ended up staying to have lunch in the end which turned out to...More

Thank TheMask94
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments, we are really pleased you enjoyed your visit here and were able to find something for your new home!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit if you are in the area with a range of crafts on offer, with studios as well as retail outlets.

Thank Brian M
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brian, we are glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Visited today,last visit 12 months ago.Things have changed in the centre and the items for sale have gone upmarket and it has lost its charm for us.The original stone shop is still there which we love and always purchase from but there are other craft...More

Thank David G
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Hi David, Many thanks for your comments, we are glad you you had a nice visit. You are quite right that things have changed from your last visit - and for good reason. 12 months ago (your last visit) the centre was close to closing...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Found the food to be of a poor standard. Pork carvery turned out to be 3 thin pork chops,4 small potatoes thin gravy and the food was already plated and brought to the table straight from the kitchen. Vegetables were plain and not very appetising....More

Thank Fox158
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Allow me to respond to your comments. 1. We are not a carvery - if that it what you wanted, perhaps you should have gone to one. 2. The ‘thin pork chops’ you refer to were actually 3 slices of freshly roasted pork joint supplied...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Recently the craft centre has had new ownership and these guys have done wonders, the decor is really good, but the staff are great, they really can’t do enough for you. Food well presented and tasty, not the cheapest but worth it 👍🏻

Thank Stumacher
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place to visit with so much on offer. There are loads of different kinds of craft shops, bakery, fusion glass, crystals, patch-working, nail salon and a gorgeous gift shop. There’s a brilliant restaurant with amazing staff that are only too happy...More

Thank Jayne W
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are working hard to ensure visitors have an enjoyable experience!

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This was my 1st visit with a friend that had been before, she said it was looking a lot better since the last time she had visited. Our food was lovely and very reasonably priced, carrot cake was delicious and tea pot for one had...More

Thank Jwddn
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

My go to place for Sunday breakfast. Fab food, lovely staff and freshly prepared food. Next visit will be for Sunday Roast. If it's coffee and cake, or lunch you won't be disappointed.

Thank jennierose47
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you Jennie, we pride ourselves on a great sunday meal!

Reviewed 31 July 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my lunch here today. I had the Pork, stuffing & Apple sauce sandwich, it came with crisps and side salad. Very well presented and larger portion than I expected. Excellent value and highly recommended. My friend had roasted camembert with cloves of...More

Thank Patsue2014
Colin W, Owner at Broadwindsor Craft and Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your lunch! You should try out our Sunday roast - its delicious!

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