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The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro

6 Mundesley Road | Garden Centre, Overstrand NR27 0PU, England
+44 1263 579485
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
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LOCATION
6 Mundesley Road | Garden Centre, Overstrand NR27 0PU, England
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a cup of coffee on a cold wet morning, lovely cosy atmosphere and a tasty cup of coffee ..... ended up buying a Christmas swag as lots to look at in the shop.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joy C
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Revisited as promised and were pleased to note a great improvement in service and attitude of staff. Thanks to the owner for responding. Will not hesitate to return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Doug C
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Lovely to hear you had a better experience and thank you for returning. We look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best.

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Called into the Potting Shed earlier today for a coffee and tea. I can only say what an enjoyable and lovely place. Staff and service were excellent, facilities also extremely nice and clean for a change. Very pleasant atmosphere. Slightly disappointed by all the spiders...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mick J
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for your kind words and I will be sure to pass on your disappointment of the spiders in the outdoor covered area, won't be easy to keep them out but we can certainly have a clean up! Will be sure to pass on...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

I regularly call in here for morning coffee and sometimes lunch. The cakes and homes bakes are delicious, and often just a bit different and quirky. Meals are good too, portions are very large - too much for me but will make a smaller portion...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jch_12
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for your support & kind words. The ladies do a great job at always having a fantastic selection of home baked cakes/bakes on sale, I'm looking forward to seeing what Halloween will bring! Will pass on your review on portions too, thank you...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

lovely food, clean and friendly home made cakes and fresh food. in pleasant surroundings , ideal to pop in for a coffee

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelmate276
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, I will pass on your kind words to our lovely staff! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean friendly cafe, with reasonably priced food, lovely coffee often pop in for coffee and cake

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Judith B
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Will pass on your kind words to the staff, thank you for taking the time to review us. See you again soon.

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Friendly service and great food. I recommend the all day breakfast. Locally sourced products too. Interesting garden centre to wander round.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Horace G
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

The guys do their utmost to ensure food and cakes are made in house, and produce is sourced locally when they can, it's lovely to hear it is appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Thank you.

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Lots of mouthwatering sweets and savouries. Quirky place within a garden centre, popular with locals and tourists. Dog friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve W
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Thank you for your uplifting review, so glad you enjoyed your time with us, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 23, 2018

nice and clean ,polite and helpful staff. food was lovely ,fantastic home cooked ham and quite a large portion. would visit again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bridget C
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us, and its lovely to hear you enjoyed our home cooked goodness! We look forward to welcoming you again, all the best.

Reviewed August 22, 2018

Visited 4 times during August. Although the cafe was pleasingly set out with a variety of seating areas we always left feeling underwhelmed with each category of quality and service. In particular all of the staff we dealt with were unsociable, un-welcoming and often simply...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Doug C
Victoria S, Owner at The Potting Shed Tea Room and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank you for your continued support, my apologies for your somewhat lack lustre experience. I have passed on your concerns to my staff and hope that on your next experience you have a better experience. Please do speak to our management should anything not be...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Mundesley Road | Garden Centre, Overstrand NR27 0PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Overstrand
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 579485
  • E-mail
Description
Set inside the the Garden Centre, this newly refurbished cafe/bistro is open daily from 10am with inside and outside seating, this gem is perfect for everyone and their pets! The place is oozing with scrumptious cakes and freshly prepared local food. Sunday roasts are hugely popular so booking is recommended. We look forward to welcoming you.
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