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Wonderful shop/cafe

This is such a great place. I bought an iced sparkling water and it was 60p!! Others had a proper... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen C
Peterborough, United Kingdom
A gem of a shop. Great place to pick up lunch.

I stopped in to pick up a sandwich on my way to work, which they made up fresh for me. On a... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Emily H
Ely, United Kingdom
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15 Main Street, Bulwick NN17 3DY, England
+44 1780 450774
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well this was a pleasant surprise! We stumbled on the Village of Bulwick after a brief Birdy Twitch at nearby Blatherwyke. You are in wonderful English Countryside. Tucked away near the borders of Rutland & Northants this Village Shop is a positive goldmine of pickled...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a great place. I bought an iced sparkling water and it was 60p!! Others had a proper lunch which is incredibly good value but high quality. Staff/owners are great, very friendly and helpful. Every village should have one of these!!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I stopped in to pick up a sandwich on my way to work, which they made up fresh for me. On a previous visit I bought their specialty Ploughman's Pickle with chillies. A gem of a shop full of pickles and goodies, and a lovely...More

1  Thank Emily H
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We called to get provisions and had coffee served on terrace. Owner gave us details of a local walk. We did the walk and returned for lunch again on the terrace. Food was good and owners made us very welcome. The shop is full of...More

1  Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

What a charming little place, full of character with a warm welcome from the owners. Just stopped by for a cup of tea but had to try the freshly baked empanadas and a piece of cherry pie - both excellent. Quite an extensive menu -...More

1  Thank Phil F
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Came across this tea room by chance looking for a pub! This is a quaint property in a beautiful village setting with a lovely outdoor terrace at the rear. The meals on offer are all made freshly and reasonably priced and they also make all...More

1  Thank Alcambs
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A perfect lunch setting on the rear terrace overlooking a beautiful church and garden in a quaint Northamptonshire village. The Tapas was lovely with both cold and warm plates that were loaded with a selection of delicious items, going to try the breakfast and Ploughmans...More

1  Thank Gene L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped here for a icecream,what a treat. the couple who own the shop are so charming, real class. The shop is amazing,full of delightful products,that you can taste before you buy. We were to late to have tapas on the sun terrace but will...More

1  Thank Lynda S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Stepping into the pickled village shop is like stepping into a scene from Harry Potter. It is a world of slender where you are not quite sure what will happen next. Essentially it is a supermarket for the village just inside a small shop. They...More

1  Thank Steveps3
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Ate delicious scones and tea here when we discovered our intended destination, The Queen's Head, had closed down. Very friendly owners and a nice terrace round the back to sit out with the dog.

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