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Merry Harriers

Woolsery, Bideford EX39 5QH, England
+44 1237 431611
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“roast pork” (2 reviews)
“tea cake” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Woolsery, Bideford EX39 5QH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A disappointing visit. Very ordinary cream tea and rather lacklustre service. We were quite a large group of friends and we didn't feel particularly welcome, which was underlined by a chemical smelling floor-clean an hour before closing time. Nothing speaks, "Hurry up and leave!" more...More

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rang at eleven this morning not expecting to get a table but booked successfully. On arrival busy but quickly seated by friendly and attentive staff. My family and I had a taste sensation of a carvery with everything tasty and cooked well. I thank the...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in for a late lunch. We waited at the "Please wait to be seated" sign for several minutes, only then to be asked "how can I help you?" with the implication from the way it was said and from the body language that...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Sandwich or cream tea only after 230pm? And even then they didn't have any beef. Very average. Quite a wine list though. Go figure!

Thank rabbit1uk2017
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Generally, a nice garden centre with some lovely Christmas displays. Absolutely worth a wander around. Had cream tea in the restaurant. Well worth the money.

1  Thank CarolScr
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

This garden centre with its large restaurant has a good selection of products that I have not seen in other centres. Large indoor and out door areas with plenty to see and buy. The prices are reasonable compared to other centres. The restaurant is large...More

1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed September 28, 2017

On arrival looked at menu and we decided on a breakfast I went to order it and was told no you can't have breakfast as breakfast only served until 11:30 so I asked for a couple of sandwiches to which I was informed it was...More

Thank loveshack1261
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Set in a garden centre, this is a good cafe, with a reasonable menu. Good service and attractive surroundings add to the experience.

1  Thank Alan L
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Popped in for tea and ordered High Tea...WOW!!! huge scones, lashings of jam and oodles of clotted cream...served with other cakes, sandwiches and of course Tea (or coffee!) Great tase, great looking, good value...a real treat...we go there to visit just for High Tea now...highly...More

1  Thank bertrudewigglebottom
Reviewed August 15, 2017

This is a lovely place to visit and the owners have done an amazing job landscaping the surroundings which is the highlight of the restaurant for me. The food is really good and you'll get a good, hearty meal, well cooked and well prepared. I...More

1  Thank Cannondale-RobM
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October 27, 2016|
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Response from Glen S | Reviewed this property |
I picked up discount vouchers from the Tourist Information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woolsery, Bideford EX39 5QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 431611
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