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Duchy of Cornwall Nursery & Cafe

Cott Road, Lostwithiel PL22 0HW, England
+44 1208 872668
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (119 reviews)
“cakes” (54 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cott Road, Lostwithiel PL22 0HW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Duchy Nursery in August as we have done for the last five years and we weren’t disappointed! Every year we stay at the nearby Duchy of Cornwall cottages in Restormel and in good weather we walk up to the Nursery through the...More

2  Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were taken here by friends who live in Cornwall ..... what a wonderful experience. The shop itself is a delightful mix of good quality items with something for everyone. Clothing, ceramics, lamps, cards and gifts. Just lovely. After browsing, and shopping! We spent some...More

1  Thank Me-and-the-other-one
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is well signposted by brown signs.The road to the café is very narrow with passing places. Car parking isn't extensive but it is adequate and as you would expect of a garden centre/nursery it is very pretty and well maintained. the restaurant was very...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the excellent nursery and stopped for lunch in the well designed cafe. It was busy and we had to pick our moment but the food was very good and the service friendly. Excellent coffee. An earlier visit for mid morning coffee was quieter and...More

Thank david l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love looking around this nursery. Lots of plants and a lovely little gift shop. The cafe has a nice terrace for sunny days and seems to have a good selection on offer

1  Thank Stefanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited along with my Mum and Grandma for a potter around the nursery and a slice of cake. The nursery was lovely and we really enjoyed having a wander around. The views from the back over the Fowey valley and Restormel Castle are spectacular...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Duchy at the beginning of August 2017 and were so impressed by the beautiful setting and the lovely friendly and welcoming staff. The waitresses were helpful and attentive. However we did overhear a chef being rude to one of the girls while we...More

Thank Miranda P
DuchyNursery, Manager at Duchy of Cornwall Nursery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the trouble to post your review and, though we're pleased that you enjoyed the beautiful setting and excellent service, we're very sorry to hear that other elements of your visit were not so satisfactory. Regarding the breakfast, we do hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first visit though my mum and sister's favourite nursery. I just wanted to applaud them for their fantastic gluten free menu and gorgeous food ! I am a coeliac and nine times out of ten face a very restricted and boring GF menu but...More

Thank _heather196249
DuchyNursery, Manager at Duchy of Cornwall Nursery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the trouble to post your review and we're really pleased that you enjoyed your meal here so much and that as a coeliac you found our menu so praiseworthy. Our cafe team are delighted! We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast. Free complimentary orange juice when you sit down. Staff are welcoming and lovely! Free refills of tea and coffee! However, not needed on tea when you get a massive pot to keep you going. Eggs Benedict was the best I've had....More

Thank Charviews
DuchyNursery, Manager at Duchy of Cornwall Nursery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words - the Egss Benedict is the chef's favourite! We look forward to welcoming you back here soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a nursery it is pretty much the same as any other nursery that you may visit. The must do here though is to order a meal. The staff are very efficient and welcoming, and the food? The food is outstanding. We went for the...More

Thank kevinackford_62
DuchyNursery, Manager at Duchy of Cornwall Nursery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and we're so glad that you enjoyed the belly pork and the chocolate cake - the chef is delighted with your comments!

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25 July 2017|
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Response from DuchyNursery | Property representative |
Good morning Tracey, thank you for your query and yes we do welcome dogs and their owners at the nursery. There is plenty of outside seating for the cafe with some tables and chairs in the glasshouse as well. We have water... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cott Road, Lostwithiel PL22 0HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Lostwithiel
  • Phone Number: +44 1208 872668
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