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Restaurant at Saltholme Nature Reserve

Seaton Carew Road | Seaton Carew, Hartlepool, England
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“main lake” (2 reviews)
“rspb” (3 reviews)
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British, Cafe
Seaton Carew Road | Seaton Carew, Hartlepool, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No Sunday Lunch in spite of it being advertised, even had a sign on the counter!! In spite of this the hot food option was pretty good! Great to have a good cafe on site.

Thank Soo C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have visited this reserve several times with my grandchildren. The whole place is brilliant -the staff are helpful, the shop good and the restaurant excellent - food for all tastes (reasonable price) and great views from the window. There are toys for children to...More

Thank ellenyeo
Reviewed 5 January 2017

After a good walk around the nature reserve the with 2 young children we had all built up an appetite. The food in the cafe/restaurant catered to my taste and the children's taste, and there seemed to be a selection of food for all age...More

Thank O875VVjohns
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely terrible Sunday lunch, completely tasteless. It was very cheap, but maybe increase the cost and quality. Have had tea and cake many times and enjoyed, but avoid Sunday lunch.

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A present to us and very good this was too. There is a canteen feeling so atmosphere could be better though large picture windows looking out onto the wetlands was impressive. Sadly the strong December afternoon sun (yes we do get this here from time...More

Thank theflyingdoctor
Reviewed 28 October 2016

If eating here you are assured a fresh hot meal.There are always 3/4 choices of hot meal,along with home- made soup and a roll.Tea ,coffee and a range of cold drinks, cakes and scones.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at Saltholme regularly since the reserve opened and this is our second review. In our first review in 2012 we commented favourably about good food at a fair price. Snacks are now regrettably quite expensive e.g £2.75 for a sausage bun and the...More

Thank mikeedeedee
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Some of our party had drinks and snacks while 2 of us explored the reserve. Drinks and snacks were excellent

Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great place to call in to have a snack, whilst looking out over a lake/pond Birds of all species flying about. there are walks around the lakes etc great place to spend a few hours.

Thank weegram
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We came into the restaurant freezing cold to find a warm welcome & a delicious gluten free hot chocolate & scone suitable for me as a Coeliac; gorgeous. Thank you to the helpful, friendly staff.

Thank Penny H
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  • Address: Seaton Carew Road | Seaton Carew, Hartlepool, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Hartlepool
This restaurant is situated inside the Salthome Nature Reserve
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