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Heighley Gate Garden Centre Restaurant


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British, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

Used to be really good. Now limited choice and silly prices - and overgrown bushes spoiling the view from the cafe windows.

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank johnlerrington
Reviewed July 30, 2019

There is a lovely softplay for the children to the side of the main café/restaurant area however the only problem is the adults!!!! ADULTS please do not access this area as it is designed for young children to play safely within it and for them...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank BillNorthumberland
Reviewed June 4, 2019

The restaurant is very large and airy with a great choice of food and snacks to satisfy anyone. The staff are friendly and accommodating and keen to assist. A full menu available from breakfast to late tea.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Michael E
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

I asked cafe staff if they had anything gluten free expecting to be shown cakes etc but they said ‘what are you looking for?’ Seemed a bit odd as I was expecting to hear options. As I was next to cooked breakfast they shepherded me...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank ActDB
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Well set out plenty to browse at the cafe was spotless the staff pleasant and polite the food was well presented but could have been a bit hotter.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank johnrmathieson
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

We visited the garden centre and decided to have lunch. This has changed hands from Wyevale to Dobbies. We chose fish and chips but it was awful. The batter being thick and raw inside the fish tasted unlike any fish I had ever had before....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank tartanknickers
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

To be fair my son and niece loved the soft play. We ordered lunch, I’d asked for a sausage with vegetables, they bought just the sausage and then charged £8.50 for it!! One sausage! They didn’t bring the quiche we ordered and took a £1...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 926vicb
Reviewed February 7, 2019

This has never been the same since it was taken over by large garden centre chains. The cafe is expensive.It WAS a beautifully maintained garden centre with wonderful displays and Bavarian "Kathe Wohlfahrt" style Christmas gifts at Christmas time. No more.The previous chain took away...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Derek B
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We booked the afternoon tea with Santa and found the whole experience brilliant. It was well organised, decorated beautifully and very entertaining with elves and Santa coming to see the children at the table. Food for children was lovely and brought relatively quickly given the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maz78_9
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Great choice at lunch time, hot or cold , sandwich or full meals available .. nice surroundings Al tables clean and well looked after by very efficient staff .

Date of visit: December 2018
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