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Great outback check in for tea/coffee cake etc

Great place to visit as its in the middle of nowhere to eat and drink snacks . Friendly staff and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GWYNETHY
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Lovely

This is a lovely place for a quick stop off, hot and cold drinks on offer as well as home made... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
AJMarsden
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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All reviews local crafts run by volunteers home made cakes for sale lead mining victorian school mining village excellent cakes scones cup of tea warm welcome great tea stunning area super place an interesting place long mynd hot and cold drinks
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit as its in the middle of nowhere to eat and drink snacks . Friendly staff and loads of crafty stuff to view and buy . Historical place too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GWYNETHY
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place for a quick stop off, hot and cold drinks on offer as well as home made cakes and local crafts and books for sale, great to explore the local history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AJMarsden
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Cake was nice Cup of tea was fine. One of the ladies could have smiled a bit more. It wouldn’t have also been better if they had not overcharged me for the honey. Didn’t notice till we got back to our cottage £6.50 instead of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Peteandmaggs
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Stumbled across this superb little facility while touring - by car - round the Long Mynd and the Stiperstones. Run by a Community Interest Company, and housed in the former Victorian school of a one-time lead mining village, the visitor centre, standing at 1300 feet,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We stopped by for coffee and cake before walking on the nearby hills. This is a lovely little tea shop cafe with quality handmade items for sale. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tito2017
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Enjoyed our first two visits to The Bog Centre on same day either side of Stiperstones walk - welcome stop for morning coffee as well as tea and afternoon (Carrot) Cake - friendly and cheerful staff - excellent choice of crafts also available

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lord E
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This is a pleasant little place with some interesting information boards but in the main is a tea room with some good souvenir, card and book stalls around the side. I think run by volunteers . Great place to visit before or after a walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kit186225
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is not suitable for small children. The information part is thin and the stones outside are definitely not for playing on. The café is fine and friendly - but not worth going up there.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank marionJ7159HL
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We often visit this brilliant tea room. We love the spacious but communal-style building, redolent with the history of generations who have used it over the centuries. Super clean toilets and card payment welcome! Tea, coffee and home-made cakes, very friendly service, vast array of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank broselyoldies
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Tiny place. Good info, quirky and cool local art and craft. Info and books to puruse or purchase. Loos useful! Great cakes! Well worth popping into.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sam F
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