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Lovely family venue

Visited with friends and their 20 month daughter. Lovely venue, small and compact perfect for under... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Busy but fun!

Visited this morning with my 9 month old baby. It was quite busy although did quieten down a bit... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Rowena A
Stamford, United Kingdom
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“soft play”(15 reviews)
“cakes”(8 reviews)
The Yard is an indoor play centre and cafe dreamed up by two local mums who craved a place that appealed to adults and children alike. Children have the freedom to explore the large play structure safely in their own environment, under 2's have a...more
West Street Industrial Estate | Unit 2, Stamford PE9 2PL, England
+44 1780 480610
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This was our first return visit to The Yard since a change of ownership and we turned up on spec on Saturday and were able to find a table for two by the window to the attractive courtyard. The food was very good quality and...More

3  Thank MauriceMiner
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I have been to The Yard a few times but probably won't again. My main issue is the under 2's area and lack of how safe it is. There is no signage any longer (I think there was once) indicating that the area is for...More

6  Thank StamfordHem
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the 2nd time yesterday with some friends and our little ones. As others have said, the parking situation is less than ideal. We parked at the nearby gym but then you have to leave the car, walk up steps to the gym reception...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

I traveled to Stamford to take my son out for the day with the wife. We read the reviews online and was expecting a lot more than what we got. First annoying thing is there is no parking just enough for staff in the week...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends and their 20 month daughter. Lovely venue, small and compact perfect for under 5’s. Food and coffee lovely, setting and decoration clean and inviting. Staff lovely, friendly and very helpful.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this morning with my 9 month old baby. It was quite busy although did quieten down a bit after half an hour so I must have caught it at rush hour! My baby and I played in the under 2s bit only and although...More

Thank Rowena A
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I was recommended to come here from a friend. Parking was a complete nightmare as had to park 10mins and walk up a big hill with a 2yr old not ideal really and it really let's the place down. When arrived staff were really friendly....More

Thank Rachy0812
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I have visited the yard twice now with my friend and our babies. My son is 7 months old and my friends son is 4 months old. The under two area is fab for babies unless it is being overrun by the older children. I...More

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the yard with friends to have fun on a rainy day. It was a bit tricky to find and car park is not really good. Only 4 spaces then it has to be street parking. The soft play area is very spacious, the...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We visited as a family of 4 on a Saturday evening. This was our first visit since it had changed from being Jim's Yard so we were a little unsure of what to expect. We needn't have worried though as the first impressions of ambiance...More

Thank Lorraine v
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time here. I personally find soft play a bit stressful but when you walk in and haven't got the smell of old nappies in the air you know the staff care. Our son has mild CP and it is sometimes difficult...More

1  Thank duncantraveller
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Cozy, quaint Lil restaurant in the city center area of lovely Stamford. We went for lunch, shared the 3 for 9.95 starters-the haloumi, hummus, & charred Camembert & it was a great start. We all had the fish & chips lunch & it was really...More

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