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Grasmere Garden Village

Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
+44 15394 35255
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Gone downhill in past 12 months

We used to visit here quite regularly on our trips to the Lakes. The cafe used to be good and the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
A good port in a storm.

We were at Grasmere for an art exhibition after struggling to park found a place at the adjacent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a selection of light meals. You can even enjoy a local beer or two.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“lovely cafe” (3 reviews)
Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
+44 15394 35255
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We used to visit here quite regularly on our trips to the Lakes. The cafe used to be good and the garden centre itself was an interesting mix of stuff. I don't know whether the place is under new management or what is currently happening...More

Thank Bagpussissleeping
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at Grasmere for an art exhibition after struggling to park found a place at the adjacent pay car park. On our return decided to call in for a drink and snack as it was pouring with rain. It seemed that half of the...More

Thank jasonhK6668OA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an impressive little visit here lots of choice food portions were huge but still of good quality! Everything you could need for breakfast/lunch

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent gift shop with lots of quirky stuff. very good presents / stocking fillers. coffee shop too with excellent coffee!!

Thank DarrenSwinton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We regularly go to the Lake District and always visit the Garden Centre and their cafe. Not really sure why as there are better places to enjoy a drink and a light bite in Grasmere. Staff are lovely and helpful, but something is wrong with...More

Thank Brian2404
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

After a very disappointing unchanged at a different garden centre we stumbled across this little gem in Grasmere. A lovely restaurant serving food to order with both inside and outside seating areas, servingfood at a reasonable price. Although a small garden centre it has a...More

Thank micnor50
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Called in whilst staying in Grasmere and not disappointed whilst principally a garden centre with great variety of garden shrubs etc and some good offers which we took advantage of! Plus some great other stuff in the main part of the centre shoes and clothes...More

Thank paulmaureenandmolly
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Had tea and cakes after a morning hill walking. Was all ok, but felt a bit average. I didn't like having to queue to order my food like in a canteen - feels like you're doing someone's job for them. And it was slooooowwwww

Thank Nearly6
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a nice garden centre, and asothers have said, more of a gift shop. Unusually this time nothing tempted me to buy.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Spent a most enjoyable couple of hours here with my daughter & 4 year old Granddaughter. There is a wide range of goods for sale at reasonable prices. There are shoes which you can try on at your leisure & an eclectic array of clothes...More

Thank AH49
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12 May 2016|
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Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, when we went there were plenty of people in there with dogs.