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“scones”(12 reviews)
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Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a...more
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Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
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+44 15394 35255
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All reviews scones wide range of goods garden ornaments great garden centre nic nacs eat elsewhere tiffin shopping experience retail therapy interesting gifts lovely cafe morning coffee gift shop cream tea would recommend a visit staff were very helpful for sale
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We always visit here however this time same stuff and not much on offer as previous years Definitely needs some new product injected

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank happytimes23
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd remembered how dog friendly the cafe at this place is but we made the mistake of forgetting how generous they slice their cake! Honestly, it's a double slice they cut and the cakes are very nice. It must be the only place I've been...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MelOg77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazingly in 2019, the kind of ignorance & prejudice that was very common in the last century is still alive & kicking in Grasmere Garden Village. We visited yesterday and at every till is a notice stating they will not accept Scottish money. They claim...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Russell F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in today , there's always a good selection of things to see and buy . It's dog friendly which is handy . well worth a visit if your in Grasmere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DENISE W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did not think the selection in the shop we a good as it has been in the past. Café area is a bit expensive for what you get.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank seebee1609
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Grasmere last week to enjoy a shopping experience at the garden center. I’ve got to say it was really disappointing, were was the Christmas display? Staff definitely looked fed up and not the usual upbeat atmosphere. And the toilets were out of order!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _gp002d5999
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We always visit this garden centre when in the area but were disappointed this time as there was no effort put into making the centre seasonal-the centre wasn’t decorated for Christmas and there were very few seasonal items for sale even though we visited on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Couple10
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Called in for an afternoon snack whilst visiting the village. I chose the ham and cheese sandwich and a bowl of chips. The sandwich was enough for two people to share particularly if you only need a snack. It was delicious. The chips were served...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JTW202
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We always pop in here when we are in Grasmere which is not surprising because it's the biggest commercial draw in the village especially when its raining as it often is. This is a much smaller place than the behemoth that exists on the other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sandalian
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Visited with family, good sized car park Nice selection in shop Cafe Good for coffee and cake, reasonably priced clean toilets

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John P
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lovelylynda
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Response from tf_eatsout | Reviewed this property |
Yes, when we went there were plenty of people in there with dogs.
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