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The Garlic Farm

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We love it especially as last time we came we were the first people to try their afternoon teas... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Walsall, United Kingdom
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Went there with my four kids, 12,7, 5 & 2. The shop and restaurant are lovely and welcoming. There... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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The Garlic Farm is all about garlic...We've been growing garlic on the Isle of Wight for over 30 years now and are the UK's largest specialist garlic grower. We are proud of our exceptional quality garlic which is renowned for its flavour, keeping...more
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Mersley Farm Mersley Lane | Mersley Farm, Newchurch, Sandown PO36 0NR, England
+44 1983 865378
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love it especially as last time we came we were the first people to try their afternoon teas. Staff are brilliant in the restsurant and shop would definately reccomend here

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there with my four kids, 12,7, 5 & 2. The shop and restaurant are lovely and welcoming. There you can have a lovely lunch or browse the shop - lovely for Xmas shopping for the gourmet palette. They have a large lawn and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the garlic farm only to buy a specific type of garlic, which they had. Was tempted by the smells coming from the restaurant as we were leaving and went back in. The food was excellent for all four of us and my spicy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FrankAJ123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Garlic Farm restaurant has an excellent menu, suitable for all tastes. The staff are so helpful, the service is first class, the food delicious and the atmosphere fairly relaxed; if you can get a table near the rear window there are red squirrels and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ColboySomersetUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

NAT Events Productions’ team had the pleasure to be hosted by The Garlic Farm for the third date of the Gonzalo Bergara’s Tour. The restaurant’s manager Charlotte and the rest of the staff created a warm and unique atmosphere providing the terrific quintet and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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garlicfarmer-iow, Owner at The Garlic Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Natascia, it was a real pleasure to have you all here. We very much hope you will visit again and bring your incredible music back to us, it was hugely appreciated by all who attended. Best wishes, The Garlic Farm Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited here on a break to the Island. The walk around the farm grounds is great. We were told it was one of the places on the island to see red squirrels. Sadly we didn't see any, but that didn't detract...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank russticate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the Garlic Farm just after 11am, planning for elevenses and some shopping. On heading into the restaurant , you have to wait to be seated, which meant waiting for the two waitresses to finish their conversation. We were then shown to a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A great place to look around and buy items, ceramics are very good and reasonable, there is also a place to eat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank john s
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely exhibition of the different types of garlic, and their range of souses, pickles etc which can then be purchased in the shop....and we did! 8 of us visited as part of a boys weekend away...and all were really pleased we visited. Who doesn’t love...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

We love garlic , so a trip to the garlic farm was well overdue...it's a great place to visit with plenty of hands on experiences for adults and children, such interesting family history about the garlic farm and it's origins and the owners quest to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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helen r R
7 February 2018|
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Response from garlicfarmer-iow | Property representative |
We can confirm that dogs are allowed in the conservatory area of our restaurant, in the allium cafe and in the shop. Dogs are allowed on our farm walks and in our outside areas too - we welcome them! Please keep dogs on a... More
19 August 2015|
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Response from garlicfarmer-iow | Property representative |
Gaze out at the spectacular views of the eastern side of the Solent on our amazing open top bus. The Downs Breezer runs from 23rd May to 31st August 2015 and provides a glimpse of the delights of the Island from the scenic... More
Joanne H
18 August 2015|
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Response from TheGarlicFarm | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, yes dogs are welcome in the grounds and in the Allium Café but not in the shop and restaurant. We strongly encourage leads as we have chickens, peacocks and red squirrels roaming freely. Hope to see you soon, Hugo