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Bill Quay Community Farm

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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lovely little farm unfortunately cafe now closed

This is a lovely little farm with rare breads. Staff are friendly. This farm is charity run and is... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
servicecounts
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England
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If you are in Gateshead around the centre, you can take a short metro ride to Pelaw then this place... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
Ernie H
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Whickham, United Kingdom
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Hainingwood Terrace | Bill Quay, Gateshead NE10 0UE, England
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All reviews remain open couple of hours free entry great place to visit well worth a visit animals donation funding cafe tyne walks toilets
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

In it’s time I’m sure this farm would have been fantastic. However with a lack of animals and large areas being over grown, I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone without it having large investment pumped into it. Sadly I don’t think t will last much...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This is a lovely little farm with rare breads. Staff are friendly. This farm is charity run and is free entry although donations are welcome. Unfortunately the on site cafe is closed, but the area around the cafe is a lovely place for a picnic...More

3  Thank servicecounts
Reviewed March 7, 2018

If you are in Gateshead around the centre, you can take a short metro ride to Pelaw then this place is a short walk for yourselves & the young ones, the place is great for young ones & adults, you can get near the animals,...More

3  Thank Ernie H
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

pigs were all ugly i was very disappointed. & also we came a few months ago and my pals beans on toast took the absolute wag to come so we didn't even bother to go back to the cafe. another very disappointing experience.

5  Thank Faye Sutherland S
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I took my 5 year old twin granddaughters to the farm today for the first time and they really loved it. We spent a long time watching the animals and playing in the forested area. We had lunch in the cafe....lovely homemade lentil soup with...More

2  Thank ruthannemoore
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Although not the largest place, they really work to make the place great for families. A large selection of animals and a great indoor section for some of the smaller animals. Cafe great food and reasonably priced. Toilets on site as well. The only fault...More

Thank StewartT118
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Heard good things about this place so decided to take a look. The place was nice and clean and the animals looked well taken care of. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We went to the cafe which was clean and the food was...More

Thank Allen1892
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

I ordered a kids beans on toast expecting it to take a few minutes due to the food's simplicity; but no, it took almost an hour! An hour just to serve toasted bread with beans. I queried where my food was four times all together...More

Thank Lily N
Reviewed July 19, 2017

This farm specialises in unusual breads and was saved from closure by the community a few years ago. There's plenty to see and keep the kids happy for around half a day especially the young kids.

Thank RobertMurphy
Reviewed June 11, 2017

was a really good day out, despite the rain...children were enthralled with all the animals and especially the goats... the only down side was the lack of staff... no one to talk to about the animals... and the small on site cafe was closed which...More

Thank Angela R
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