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Gibson Mill

Gibson Mill Hardcastle Craggs, Hebden Bridge HX7 7AW, England
+44 1422 844518
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Very Very Poor Food

We live extremely local to Gibson Mill and walk in the beautiful Hardcastle Crags on a daily basis... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Beautiful walks, wholesome cafe, beautifully managed by the National Trust

You can walk for miles in beautiful ancient woodland with waterfalls, a mill pond and ever changing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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Gibson Mill Hardcastle Craggs, Hebden Bridge HX7 7AW, England
+44 1422 844518
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live extremely local to Gibson Mill and walk in the beautiful Hardcastle Crags on a daily basis. It’s such a shame that a good old cup of Yorkshire tea or English Breakfast (the National Trust- Gibson Mill call it House Tea) can’t be enjoyed...More

Thank Hague100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can walk for miles in beautiful ancient woodland with waterfalls, a mill pond and ever changing river. Walks are to easy and loved by serious walkers, dogs and children alike. Great cafe at the mill and lots of info on the history of the...More

Thank Tracey-Rambles
Reviewed 2 December 2017

very disapointed with cafe choice of soup (who thought celeriac and truffle was a winner)and sandwiches (ham and raw cabbage) and due to' clear your own table policy' the tables were not being cleaned

1  Thank ad1232016
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Well worth visiting after a good walk in Hardcastle Craggs. The mill has an interesting history and at the end of its life producing textiles was even used as an early entertainment venue. The waterworks/dam system that powered the mill are also very interesting. There...More

Thank BronteTripper
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Lovely location, good 25 minute walk from the car park around a mile away. Unfortunately we arrived about 10 minutes too late to get into the Mill and have a wander round, but the area around the mill was lovely none the less and was...More

Thank MissRStyles
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Took a nice walk here, about a mile from the car park. It is a very scenic location lying as it does on the River Calder. The mill has a nice café. We chose the coffee cake which was very nice and a cup of...More

Thank Alliecat104
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Nice little mill with a lovely bright café for a bite to eat and a cuppa after a walk through the woodland. While I wouldn't make a special trip to the Mill on it's own merit, it's a nice addition to your walk and you...More

Thank Jo O
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We walked from Hebden bridge to Gibson mill during our holiday pretty long walk but not to taxing a really nice cafe at the Mill where we had a nice lunch...the area is great for families as there are plenty of picnic areas and lots...More

Thank sam_nicolson
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited Gibson Mill and I found the walk from the the car park to the Mill along the track very mundane, there where posts about the names of trees, but there is an opportunity to offer information about the habitat, the seasonal lifecycle. The...More

1  Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited today and enjoyed a lovely walk up the river. Called in at the cafe and was extremely disappointed with the food!! Ordered a cheese and chutney sandwich, orange drink and a coffee. Self service for the orange which cost a pound and it was...More

1  Thank Judefin
Management response:Responded 4 September 2017

We are very sorry you didn’t receive the usual quality of food that you would expect from Gibson Mill on your recent visit. We have been between catering managers in recent weeks, and whilst staff have been working very hard over the busy summer, this...More

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Sue C
16 October 2016|
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Response from sheepygold | Reviewed this property |
There is not a great deal to see inside the mill itself which often seems to be closed anyhow. The main point of the mill is the scenery and the walks you can do which dogs will love. There is a pub (working mens club) on... More