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Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre

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you could spend a day here

Friendly staff with a nice restaurant and coffee shop. Real home cooked food and delicatessen for a... read more

Reviewed today
Dean L
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Doncaster
**Worth a visit.**

A great place to visit. The food was lovely, lots of choice and good presentation. Very helpful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
stonehaven_12
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average8%
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“cakes”(51 reviews)
“deli counter”(16 reviews)
“scotch egg”(6 reviews)
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And Garden Centre Mosham Road | Blaxton, Doncaster DN9 3BA, England
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+44 1302 770325
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Excellent garden centre with a great selection of plants at a reasonable price.The food counter is stocked with great looking food the food we have tried has been very good and will be returning.

3  Thank Thickas
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Having visited Walkers many times in recent years I was very disappointed this morning when, as usual, my wife and I , together with our 2 lovely dogs, called for a coffee and cake treat in ‘the potting she’d’ only to find that dogs are...More

6  Thank Martin T
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Reviewed today

Friendly staff with a nice restaurant and coffee shop. Real home cooked food and delicatessen for a special treat to take home. Its full of wonderful gift ideas and quality items. Oh and it sells plants and garden stuff too lol.

Thank Dean L
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was closed a few weeks ago but there wasn't much on offer; shame really. Rest of the centre was good though and had some decent gifts. Café as usual was busy and there wasn't much left - staff seemed like they couldn't be bothered....More

Thank tinylass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to visit. The food was lovely, lots of choice and good presentation. Very helpful staff. A good overall experience.

Thank stonehaven_12
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review stonehaven_12, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living locally, my family and I venture here quite often. The food in the restaurant/cafe is spot on, we always buy brownies and tiffin from the deli counter, and usually buy something for our house from the shop, which has a great range of unique...More

Thank W8JRJ
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review W8JRJ, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for quick coffee and cake and was very impressed. I’ve not been here for quite a few years and it was very different to before. Loved the outside areas, thought the shop had some lovely things in it and really liked the Potting Shed...More

Thank Alison J
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Alison J, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Friends who live locally suggested lunch, what a mistake ! The cafeteria type facility offered a choice of three hot meals, salmon in cheese sauce, lamb in unknown sauce & pork cops in sweet unknown sauce. Vegetables were self serve & most uninspiring. One of...More

Thank Berwick53
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review Berwick53. We serve a selection of popular daily specials from our hot counter, along with quiches, steak & potato pie & jacket potatoes. We also offer paninis, sandwiches and salads from our menu. We would have been happy to tell...More

Reviewed October 6, 2018

When we have visited before for breakfast it has been served, piping hot, to the table. This visit was on a Saturday and breakfast was from a buffet - strictly 8 items. Our visit was at 9.25 and service started at 9. The only fried...More

Thank Nildesperanda
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review Nildesperanda. We serve breakfast from our hot counter on weekends (as it can get quite busy) and it tends to be quicker system than taking orders. However, we do not want to compromise on the quality of our breakfasts! The...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice setting. Breakfast was ok but I felt it was overpriced for the portion size and quality. Scones looked nice, I would visit again to try a different menu item. Plenty of seating both inside & out. Most non breakfast items are not served until...More

Thank rachelschofield21
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review rachelschofield21. Sorry to hear that you felt your meal was overpriced, we do try to keep our prices competitive and use locally sourced high quality produce. I have however passed your feedback on to the manager.

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We call here regularly for a bite to eat they serve hot and cold food snacks sandwiches and beautiful cakes and scones, well worth a visit, oh, and don't forget a look round the nursery as well.

Thank Patricia B
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review Patricia B!

Reviewed October 2, 2018

nice place have things you dont see at other garden centres a good cafe for a meal not long ago was revamped not a large centre but nice

Thank Keith S
Walkers N, Public Relations Manager at Walker's Nurseries and Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your review Keith!

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Gastronome1968
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Walkers N | Property representative |
Hi there, yes our gardens are free! :-)
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Gastronome1968
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Jo B | Reviewed this property |
Free, but you won't want to miss having lunch 😀
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Ralph400
December 17, 2017|
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Response from Walkers N | Property representative |
Hello Ralph Thank you for your enquiry. We allow dogs into the Garden Centre and surrounding grounds/gardens. We also have a covered outdoor seating area next to the cafe if you would like a bite to eat during your... More
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