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Creative Gardens

200 Galgorm Road | Galgorm Castle, Ballymena BT42 1HL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2568 9290
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Always something to tempt you

This is a lovely spot, whether for a visit with others or a browse around on your own. The displays... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
19sjt70
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Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
Overpriced coffee shop!

Called for coffee and a scone. Used to go quite often with family and friends who saw it as their... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
ELeanor366
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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200 Galgorm Road | Galgorm Castle, Ballymena BT42 1HL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2568 9290
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"coffee shop"
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"emporium"
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely spot, whether for a visit with others or a browse around on your own. The displays are beautiful and there’s always something that little bit different in the gift shop. The coffee shop is very good: it has always been very...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Called for coffee and a scone. Used to go quite often with family and friends who saw it as their local but they refuse to go now because of the awful coffee. It is far too expensive for coffee made by a machine which probably...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

I love this place, there is so much choice, gifts, cards, clothes etc and you can always find something to buy that you wouldn't see anywhere else. The coffee shop has so much choice and don't charge extra for jam or butter, unlike some places....More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Just had a really lovely day out with my mum. We were sent vouchers from as part of the offers from the 'In Bloom' loyalty card. We bought some tulip bulbs and a couple of discounted Rose bushes for planting. We'd recommend going on an...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Visited again on one of their family fun days. Enjoyed both the fabulous emporium and the excellent restaurant. Not merely a retail outlet but an enjoyable shopping experience.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Made a return visit after being told about another weekend event that this garden centre had on. The centre has changed everything around a little and in my opinion, not for the better. Cleanliness wasn't the best in this centre. Staff at the tills are...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a very busy place and recommend getting there early for lunch. The food is always great and the service is excellent. They have a good choice of daily specials.

1  Thank LifeCoachontheMove
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

This centre is hosting an event for Halloween which offers freebies but the only freebies visible was for pumpkin soup and shortbread. There was a BBQ going on but you had to pay a pound for a hot dog. The centre is easily located in...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Everything about this garden center exudes quality and perfection. This bistro is a delight and demonstrates how any store can combine catering with the sales floor to produce an all round excellent shopping experience.

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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely garden centre but the queues at the till are ridiculous. One member of staff tackling the queue on their own! Need to hire more staff!

1  Thank ginasmyth33
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