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The Bucks Goat Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Goats and a lot more

A great place for children to see and touch the animals. Plenty to do and a small cafe selling food... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrew W
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London, United Kingdom
Nice

Visited today with 10 month old, daughter and her father in law...disappointed after paying when I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jeang771
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Aylesbury, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Layby Farm Old Risborough Road | Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury HP22 5XJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon today. I paid for the goat experience. Were warmly welcomed by the staff. We found out all about the animals by a knowledgeable member of staff. My daughter walked and fed the goats and spent time with the baby goats....More

Date of experience: May 2019
3  Thank Nicki W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don't expect much if you go here. The food in the cafe was at extortionate prices. I paid £5 for a tiny bacon but of which didn't even taste like bacon. £2.25 for a tiny pot of tea (barely 2 small tea cups worth). Also,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
4  Thank KingChasington
Ruth G, Owner at The Bucks Goat Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

To KingChasington Thank you for your review, here is the reply from The Bucks Goat Centre Firstly the Farmyard Café is a separate business, if you had an issue with your food choice then speaking to them about it would surely be best way to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for children to see and touch the animals. Plenty to do and a small cafe selling food too. Good parking - free.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I paid for a 'goat experience' so my goat-obsessed girlfriend could up close with the goats and also cuddle the new-born kids. She had a great time, exceeding even lofty expectations, and the staff were fantastic in showing us around and introducing us to all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JollyJourno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with 10 month old, daughter and her father in law...disappointed after paying when I asked if I bought my daughter a season ticket would they deduct today’s entry fee off (just hers)....they said they couldn’t! Poor!! nice wander round though and stopped in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jeang771
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Don’t bother using the Cafe as if they have an event on ( not related to the Goat Centre in the slightest ) ,all tables will be reserved and they will be none left for the Goat Centre Customers to use ! Take a picnic...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank Stacey H
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Come on.... do peoples really want to go miles to see goats? These creatures need to be free of those that control them and left to roam the countryside.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MARTIN P
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

I hadn't visited the goats centre for quite awhile and hoped it had improved unfortunately not. The animals seemed well cared for although the only member of staff i saw was the girl on the front desk. Unfortunately the toilets were disgusting and filthy which...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ninismith86
Reviewed February 21, 2019

I went with a friend and her grandson to visit the animals and have a bite to eat in the café. Well the 'bite' came from the small pony in the field, which gave me a nasty bite on the forearm. There was no sign...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Valanddavid49
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We love going to the cafe at the Bucks Giat Centre The food is always freshly prepared and of excellent quality The owners are very helpful and always friendly If you haven't been yet, your missing a treat

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mollyelizabethtaylor
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jennifer175
February 17, 2016|
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Response from sunnygirl9901 |
Yes, it is all easily accessible however there is no disabled toilet. My brother is in a wheelchair so I understand how annoying this can be! It is best on a sunny day as it can get muddy in poor weather and in the winter :)
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helenwooly
March 23, 2015|
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Adult £4.50 Kids £3.50 Concession £4 Family (2 kids 2 adults) £15 Feed £1 a bag
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