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Bluebell's Dairy

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Closed Now: 09:30 - 17:30
Open today: 09:30 - 17:30
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Excellent for young families. Great attractions for small children. The café is lovely whilst... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Angela H
Derby, United Kingdom
A nice place for a day out and fab ice cream

I decided to visit with my mum and 7 month old son whilst the weather was still warm enough to eat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice cream”(185 reviews)
“play area”(67 reviews)
“sand pit”(15 reviews)
Family run Ice Cream Tea Rooms and Animal Patch. All our luxury artisan ice cream is made on the farm from our own cows milk. We have a good selection to try in our Tea Rooms. The Tea Rooms, offers a good range of delicious homemade food and cake.
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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
+44 1332 673924
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent for young families. Great attractions for small children. The café is lovely whilst eating my Eaton Mess which was superb a lady came in with small child needing child seat. Staff not only got the child seat. They cleaned the seat fully before the...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely time with the grandchildren here. It has a play barn with a corn pit, a hay mountain and ride on tractors toys. Excellent cafe with delicious food. Out side it has plenty of well care for animals to feed, goats, sheep,donkeys, pigs...More

Thank Pearl652
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to visit with my mum and 7 month old son whilst the weather was still warm enough to eat ice cream. It was our first time. It's £4.50 per adult and a £1 for food for the animals. We decided to eat first....More

Thank Emma844
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a drive we decided to simply get an ice cream. The long drive up to Blurbells has an appalling road surface full of potholes which have to be very carefully negotiated. This has put us off returning especially as I have had to have...More

Thank PaulDilks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant for children's parties. They do all the work while you relax. even had a tour of the animals. perfect for ages 2yrs to 6/7. Would highly recomend

Thank MidlandsGardener
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our visit to Bluebells is usually to visit the cafe/tea rooms which we have done fairly regular over the years but now feel that they seem to have it wrong regarding prices they charge for everyday sort of refreshments. When we first visited the prices...More

Thank KenC3054
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Delicious Ice cream made on the premises from the farms own milk, it has an excellent play area and animal “petting”area for the children. Good restaurant reasonably priced home cooked food using local produce.

Thank Geoffreysm1th
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We got there early as we wanted to sample breakfast. We were not disappointed. Breakfast was well cooked and good value. Also since we were early, it was not as hectic as it can be. Next was bouncy dome, and other playground things - go-karts,...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely morning with the family walking around the farm, loads of things to do for the kids. Stopped off for something to eat in the restaurant, and there were lots of flys. Even in the ice cream counter. Really not hygienic guys.

1  Thank Dawesje
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely little farm with various animals, a maise maze and playground, as well as a nice cafe on site. Only £4.50 per person which included the maise maze. We had a lovely 2 hours here and could have been longer if we had eaten there...More

1  Thank Laura8192
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8 April 2017|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your question. The best route is down Footpath No. 22 which comes off Sancroft road, which will bring you across the fields. The only other route is down Locko Road but this is a very busy road and there is... More
Samantha R
12 June 2016|
Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi Dogs are allowed on the site but not in the tea rooms or the play area. Many Thanks