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“scones”(14 reviews)
Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a...more
Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
+44 15394 35255
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All reviews scones wide range of goods garden ornaments great garden centre nic nacs eat elsewhere tiffin shopping experience retail therapy morning coffee cake gift shop cream tea would recommend a visit lovely place for sale take home
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Far from cheap but the nearest available.other than that a very enjoyable experience just walking round.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank keithr547
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy wandering around the shop, looking at things I don't need. They do nice gifts or something to take home to remind you of the Lake District. We went visited the cafe and ordered a pot of tea for two, a scone and carrot...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ChrissieCamper
Reviewed February 18, 2019

The Cafe here is fantastic. Such lovely home cooked food. We had soup and a roll and of course Lattes. Unfortunately, I didn't have room for cake.. It gets very busy at lunch time and we had to wait for a table initially. Once seated...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CarolyneP12
Reviewed January 30, 2019

We called in on a cold January afternoon after a brisk walk, to warm up and enjoy some coffee and cake / sandwiches. The food and drink were fine, but it was ever so cold. Looking around I could see that no one had taken...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We always visit here however this time same stuff and not much on offer as previous years Definitely needs some new product injected

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

We'd remembered how dog friendly the cafe at this place is but we made the mistake of forgetting how generous they slice their cake! Honestly, it's a double slice they cut and the cakes are very nice. It must be the only place I've been...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MelOg77
Reviewed January 10, 2019

Amazingly in 2019, the kind of ignorance & prejudice that was very common in the last century is still alive & kicking in Grasmere Garden Village. We visited yesterday and at every till is a notice stating they will not accept Scottish money. They claim...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Russell F
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Called in today , there's always a good selection of things to see and buy . It's dog friendly which is handy . well worth a visit if your in Grasmere

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed December 20, 2018

I did not think the selection in the shop we a good as it has been in the past. Café area is a bit expensive for what you get.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank seebee1609
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Went to Grasmere last week to enjoy a shopping experience at the garden center. I’ve got to say it was really disappointing, were was the Christmas display? Staff definitely looked fed up and not the usual upbeat atmosphere. And the toilets were out of order!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from tf_eatsout | Reviewed this property |
Yes, when we went there were plenty of people in there with dogs.