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Owd Barn Country Store and Tearoom

Rufford Road | Spencers Farm, Ormskirk L40 3SA, England
+44 1704 823435
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (24 reviews)
“rhubarb pie” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Rufford Road | Spencers Farm, Ormskirk L40 3SA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon tea had for the baby a shower today, the food was delicious, and the staff were very friendly, efficient and couldn't do enough for us. I can't wait to come back with my little family to enjoy more.... Thankyou so much xx

1  Thank K3lli384
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on Saturday with family. Excellent home cooked food. Large portions, best ever hand cut and cooked chips just like my mother used to make. Sandwiches come with a full salad and coleslaw. Soup excellent. Try the beef to site. You will not be disappointed....More

1  Thank kenneth b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had not been here before but I must say the staff where excellent and very friendly, we had afternoon tea for a party of 12. The food was lovely and fresh , chips and soup piping hot and the trifle and cakes delicious ....More

1  Thank caroline w
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Dropped in on a Friday afternoon, friendly service good selection of food, would recommend this place if you are passing by!

Thank Neil_LLoyd-Knapman
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Chanced upon Owd Barn on a trip out and decided to drop in for lunch. It was a surprise to find so many different things to purchase inside . However we went for lunch first. The choice was quite good. We opted for sandwiches. After...More

Thank CherubLancashire
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a quiet Wednesday afternoon. Sad to see it so empty. The place has been done up since I went a few years ago, looks good. Had a lovely cup of Earl Grey but the chocolate flapjack was a mistake. It was so sweet...More

Thank Vicki L
Helen C, Manager at Owd Barn Country Store and Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Morning Vicki, Thank you for your review, thankfully we are usually a very busy little business and yesterday was a rare quiet Wednesday but thank you for your concern. The new improvements have been greatly received by our customers so I’m glad you think the...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

What a find! Afternoon tea for mother-in-laws birthday. Plenty of lovely food - mix of soup, sandwiches, savouries, dinky bucket of chips and cakes - and all for only £12 each. Favourites were the home made pork pies and sausage rolls. The mini coffee and...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Reasonably good cafe. Tables a bit close on top of each other. Excellent chips and soups. Other dishes reasonable.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here and it was lovely.A quaint little place with lovely decor and plates I wanted to take hime I had a baguette and chips and my mum has prawn jacket potato. The jacket didn't have a crispy skin which was the only glitch....More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

My sister and I treated our Mum to afternoon tea for Mother's Day. We arrived quite early for our reserved table so the waitress said if we would like to look around the barn she would let us know when the table was ready. We...More

Thank lmwalsh1983
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Questions & Answers
10 June 2018|
Response from Helen C | Property representative |
Hello, sorry for the delay in replying. I’m afraid we aren’t near the centre of ormskirk or Rufford. We are in quite a rural location. Hope you manage to make your way to us x
Kelly H
13 January 2018|
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Response from Helen C | Property representative |
Hello Kelly, we have a couple of areas which are suitable for wheelchairs but the best idea is to call and book a table and inform us of your needs upon booking so that we can ensure that an appropriate table is availablefor... More
Andrew K
22 April 2017|
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Response from Helen C | Property representative |
I'm afraid we don't allow dogs inside the tearoom but we have plenty of seating outside if you wish to bring your dog along 😀 Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rufford Road | Spencers Farm, Ormskirk L40 3SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 823435
  • E-mail
Traditional home cooking made from home grown and locally sourced ingredients, Served 10:30am till 3pm (Early bird menu only before 12pm)Breakfasts and Light Breakfasts served until 11.30. Fabulous homemade cakes made by Brenda and Sarah. All set in a rustic 16th century barn with outdoor dining near our nature filled pond. Last drinks orders are 4:30pm in the summer months. We also have a rustic farm shop, unique gift loft and extensive range of clothing and farm toys to browse around. We hope to welcome you soon!
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