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Mistley Place Park Animal Rescue Centre

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Visited after many years

Visited this weekend as we were in the area Haven't been here since my kids were small Still a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Great place to take the kids

On our last visit, we felt that the place was a bit shabbier than it was. However, the food was... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
George S
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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New Road, Mistley CO11 1ER, England
+44 1206 396048
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Visited this weekend as we were in the area Haven't been here since my kids were small Still a bit untidy and couldn't spend long here but the work they do should be supported And praised The staff were very knowledgeable and passionate about the...More

Thank Davtinbl
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A fun and friendly place to take children where they get close to the animals. With a low entrance fee and cheap food to feed the animals. It’s nice to know these rescue animals are well looked after. There’s also a woodland walk that’s a...More

Thank scdaws0n
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was terrible,visited 12 August 18 with my husband and 4 children under age 11, nothing like advertised on website. Website said over 1000 animals including dogs, cats,rabbits,Guinea pigs, goats, sheep, alpacas,chickens, horses,pigs accasional peacock, there was 1 sheep 2 goats couple horses 2 rabbits...More

Thank jennyanneronan
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to go and feed animals that are free to roam and to be able to get up close our three grandchildren loved it and the cafe has great food.

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Local to us and offering a good menu, staff friendly and happy to help with choices, haven't been able to try their fish and chip night yet but I've had very good reviews for it

Thank binthere47
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Good food, plenty of it. A very traditional cafe but plenty of space. Very good value and good basic food. Recommend the Sunday dinner but you might need to book.

Thank shirleywalker2018
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Interesting site full of many animals, suitable for anyone, including small children. Thank goodness these kind-hearted people are there to help these animals who have been rejected/neglected. My young grandson absolutely loved seeing all the animals at such close quarters. There is also a walk...More

1  Thank ElizabethCatherine44
Reviewed 23 May 2018

On our last visit, we felt that the place was a bit shabbier than it was. However, the food was good and plenty of it! Don't expect Fine Dining, cos the prices they charge would not cover those sort of luxuries. Having said that, the...More

1  Thank George S
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Easy to find. Arrive in the car park greatest by chickens. Was a little confused where I went to pay but a few workers told me to go to the cafe if the hut was unmanned. Payed £3 a adult free for my daughter as...More

1  Thank Lisa-Marie H
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Very good food and friendly staff, i stopped of to eat lunch whilst out for my walk. I didn't visit the animals but could see them outside.

Thank Marlene C
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Brian C
21 October 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
No dogs; this is not a dog/cat rescue centre, more a small scale zoo for farm animals. The animals are not for adoption.