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Now dogs allowed inside cafe

Had not been for three years so sad to see such poor reviews as it was a favourite cafe when at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gamlingay, United Kingdom
Lovely walk

We only really stopped here for a play and a coffee so can comment on the food offering from the... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had not been for three years so sad to see such poor reviews as it was a favourite cafe when at Tintern. Three of us went for morning coffee which was made by Josh,absolutely first rate as was the chocolate cake. We chatted to Josh...More

Thank Gamgytrix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had to pay minimum car park fee of £2 at the site. My husband said it was the worst coffee he had ever been served anywhere. Cutlery dirty...need I say more? On a positive note, the location is good in that there is access to...More

Thank shani33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stumbled on this place accidentally while walking the Wye valley path. It is a restored train station that now has a cafe with indoor & outdoor seating. Some old train cars are also on the property. There is a gift shop inside. We had...More

Thank tylottama
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We used to go here every time we were out and about but now it has appeared to have gone downhill after a recent update. Gone are the happy cheery faces behind the counter with lovely slices of generous cake to be replaced by a...More

1  Thank russ999rocket
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Exhibition in the train carriages was worth visiting , informative volunteers answered our questions . Art exhibition being held in signal box was worth climbing up the outer stairs Artist in residence was very personable. But would never visit the cafe again . Dismal looking...More

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited on a sunny Saturday afternoon during the bank holiday weekend. We were shocked that we didn't have to queue to get the car parked as we have done over the years. Where was everyone? Word has obviously got out that Tintern Station has gone...More

3  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 23 August 2018

sweet space for a lunch or up of tea. family friendly and accessible. we had a wonderful time sipping cream tea and cake by the river

1  Thank Leila T
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We called today16 August 2018. Ordered 2 sandwiches and 2 teas. There appeared to be 4 staff in the cafe who didn’t look very busy and the place was didn’t look too busy. After waiting 30 minutes for the sandwiches our tea had gone cold...More

3  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Nice little place to stop off for an hour or so if your travelling through the area. Peaceful area by the river Wye and can be added to a visit to Tintern Abbey.

1  Thank Phillip M
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We only really stopped here for a play and a coffee so can comment on the food offering from the cafe that others seemed to have struggled with. We enjoyed our time here - the kids liked the play area, and we all enjoyed the...More

1  Thank Pilgrimgreen
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