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Christmas cheer

Popped in to see the Xmas decorations and there was plenty, from trees to lights to ornaments and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chriswilkinson1
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely

A lovely garden centre, especially at this time of year when, as well as the plants etc. there are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pam D
,
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“food hall”(19 reviews)
“shoe shop”(8 reviews)
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Pennells Nurseries Newark Road, Lincoln LN6 9NT, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Higgledy-piggledy selection of household Nik naks, candles, garden ornaments, cards etc. Reasonable prices and plenty of room to walk round without worrying that the kids will knock things over. Free wi fi for an hour, and lovely clean toilets

1  Thank Christine R
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 October 2015

There was a time when gardening was the hearrt of this place - a growers that offered advice on planting, landscaping, etc. Now all the plants are bought in and the coachloads who visit come for the cafe, or to buy shoes, clothes, even meat...More

2  Thank John F
Will_Pennell, Managing Director at Pennell's Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2015

Hi John Thank you for your review, albeit a disappointing one. I thought you would like to know that approx. 95% of the Bedding plants we sell are grown on our own nursery behind the centre and approximately 25-30% of the Shrubs and Perennials we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I visit this garden centre I am disappointed with the plants. This time we were looking for some replacement herbs. The only ones available were worse than the ones we were trying to replace. Watching a member of staff handle plants it was...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in to see the Xmas decorations and there was plenty, from trees to lights to ornaments and picture opportunities for the children, even Santa himself wandering around speaking to the children. Mixed in with a little snack in the restaurant and a walk around...More

Thank chriswilkinson1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely garden centre, especially at this time of year when, as well as the plants etc. there are many wonderful gifts and Christmas decorations. A great cafe.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More like a shopping centre than a garden centre but worth a visit as it is well laid out and undercover. Restaurant is quite pricey but it is a nice day out.

Thank emmar0therham
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We were in the region on holiday and were lucky enough to be there for the first Christmas late night opening Great atmosphere, nice selection of gifts. We spent most of the evening in the deli area. The pies are to die for especially the...More

Thank 79Sue79
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Fantastic centre for the home and garden - now with the Christmas decorations now on sale. Spent a whole hour in here looking around for new deco's as well as other gifts - spent a small fortune but it was 100% worth it. Wonderful atmosphere,...More

Thank special4christopher
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We came here on the open night of the xmas decorations. We went last year too. It gets very busy but the atmosphere is the best thing ever. Everyone is happy to be there and the staff are happy and helpful too. Shall be going...More

Thank Suzi F
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We were recommended to visit here to have breakfast. The breakfast was excellent. The Staff were very efficient serving the breakfast and the sausages were very very tasty. After breakfast we spent about an hour walking around the centre. The Butchery counter was absolutely amazing....More

Thank Eileen S
Reviewed 22 September 2018

As well as a large selection of good plants, there is now a miriad of other shops to visit.And a very good cafe/resterant which is laid out well whether you want a 3 course lunch of coffee and Cake. the more recent changes have made...More

Thank richard c
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is a really good garden centre and worth visiting. Not only does it sell excellent plants, it also has a good selection of clothes for men and ladies and a good choice of food. Simpson's the butchers has an excellent selection of quality meats....More

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