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Lovely place

Great place to meet friends for coffee with cake or for the kids to run around and explore. I do... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
A peaceful haven off the main road

A few hundred yard from the busy village centre is this haven of nature with simple healthy snacks... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
Mark T
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The Green Place is a community project run by Complete Wasters. our vision was for a place that gently demonstrates greener and ethical living in many ways, from unusual products to special events. Ethical gifts & Fairtrade cafe Craft days...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
6 Cossington Road, Sileby, Loughborough LE12 7RS, England
+44 1509 815181
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to meet friends for coffee with cake or for the kids to run around and explore. I do feel comfortable going on my own too

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank howie4759
Reviewed June 5, 2019

A few hundred yard from the busy village centre is this haven of nature with simple healthy snacks. Plenty of treats with an emphasis on natural ingredients vegan and organic foods. I still wa sable to have a great sausage sandwich and my wife enjoyed...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mark T
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Called in to meet friends for a drink. The concept is lovely and the staff today were great but run ragged. Lots of children running around unsupervised. There are lots of potential hazards and it needs a revamp. This food is good and the shop...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

I went for the first time in January for 'veganuary' and I was extremely impressed with everything about this place. It had a lovely relaxed feel about it, quirky, friendly staff, gorgeous home cooked food, with lots to look at (crafts and things for sale)....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Claire C
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Not my use place of eating The coffee was nice outside place was good but did not feel safe with the small children due to water area and also it a place the children felt they wanted to run about but I was concerned It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kay91163
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The green place work really hard to put on lots of other events as well as running a great veggie /gf/ vegan cafe! Our food was delicious altho the afternoon teas looked great too! Also have a screen for outside films, secondhand books and lots...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Such a beautiful and tranquil place with fabulous activities for both children and adults. Highly recommend

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Candice O
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The Green Place is a great addition to Sileby's high street. Tucked away in a quieter corner, the Green Place is lovely to visit for coffee or lunch. It is dog friendly and the gardens are nice to walk around. There is always something unusual...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Lucie E
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely relaxing long lunch today in a cosy and interesting cafe. Lovely fire and tasty food , good cake and interesting gifts made for a great visit -would definitely recommend!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed February 13, 2018

I love the Green Place! It's a nice friendly place you can visit to do fun recycling-related activities for virtually nothing!

Date of experience: July 2017
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August 25, 2018|
Response from aeb_2019_eastmids | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome friendly dogs as long as they are kept on a lead
April 27, 2018|
Response from aeb_2019_eastmids | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know any specific things but there is a lot of vegan / vegetarian / gluten free / dairy free products to choose from on the menu