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“A Great Asset” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Downingbury Farm

Downingbury Farm
Maidstone Road, Pembury, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 4AD, England
0189282 4282
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Ranked #1 of 1 things to do in Pembury
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Pembury, United Kingdom
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“A Great Asset”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Downingbury Farm is a terrific farm on the edge of Pembury village that boasts a great farm shop as well as a pick your own service for fruit when it's in season. The farm shop boasts a good range of produce, the majority of it locally sourced, and is staffed by a really friendly team.
Downingbury Farm is a great asset to the community and a great summer destination for families looking for a fun day out in the beautiful Kent countryside.

Visited April 2014
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“Great local farm shop, but needs to keep the "local"”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Downingbury Farm is a great farm shop on a working farm, and a wonderful place to shop and pick the fruits when in season. Always a great selection of local grown produce, and local meats and other produce.

The only disappointment for me has been when I bought eggs from Downingbury Farm, expecting farm eggs - but they were from caged hens. Ok so I should have checked before buying - but I never buy caged hen eggs even from the supermarket, and presumed that from a farm shop they would be at least free range.

But well worth a visit, and good for buying local produce - just check you are buying what you would expect from a farm shop!

Visited September 2013
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“Kids love it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

We went strawberry picking here the last couple of summers. The kids love being able to pick their own fruit and it keeps them entertained trying to find the biggest strawberries

Visited June 2012
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“Pick your own”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Brilliant - what a fantastic thing that you can take the kids and pick your own fruit. The kids love it and of course so do we.

Visited July 2012
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“What a wonderful find”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

This place is wonderful, you can pick your own fruit with the kiddies and there is so much fresh food on offer you feel spoiled for choice.

Visited May 2012
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