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Great place when there is an event on.

Really nice variety of shops and eateries. Great when it is busy when they hold a collective event... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
VerityA21
Lovely area

Really good for something a bit different with quirky shops, lovely cafe's and a brewery... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Sophie W
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Manchester
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“gosford street”(10 reviews)
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FarGo Village for people looking for something a little bit different and brings a whole new dimension to the city of Coventry, with niche and unique retailers, artists' studios, creative workspace, crafts, cafes, markets and entertainment space...more
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Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5ED, England
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Really nice variety of shops and eateries. Great when it is busy when they hold a collective event. An essential part of a visit to Cov on a weekend.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Really good for something a bit different with quirky shops, lovely cafe's and a brewery. Definitely worth a visit and a look around.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Feels like you've wandered into the vegan holy land. The downside is we spent lots of unexpected money although it was money well spent.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

I really like Fargo village and think the range of vintage, quirky, interesting shops there really work well together. Lots of interesting wall art and graffiti, a brewery, shops and cafes. I particularly love the great vegan shop there which has some lovely products and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely space run with a community feeling which has various weekly events. My girlfriend had been to a few with one of her friends and has mentioned that there has hardly been anyone there which is a shame. When we saw that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Always love coming down here, you never know what you will find! Theres regular events on so always something to do even if you do just fancy a mooch. Its a little further out of the city centre, but its worth it. (They also have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paigeh902
Reviewed 27 July 2018

A vastly diverse environment that successfully represents the city's social range. Bohemian boutiques, traditional and gourmet food/drink and loads of culturally aware events. Happy bunny...

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PaulLeKeux
Reviewed 17 July 2018

A ten minute walk from the Cathedral will bring you to the Fargo Village, situated on Far Gosford Street. This is an eclectic mix of shops, vegan cafes, craft studios, a brewery and a scooter shop. On a Friday afternoon, the village was quiet with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DunelmArts
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Came to have a look while the Motofest was on. Ended up buying a few bits and having a couple of drinks in the Twisted Barrel. Lots to see a great place to go if you like quirky unusal things. Better than the Custard Factory...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank O1061HOemmaf
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

what a fantastic little place to visit, tucked away so many people miss out. Full of small units the include everything from The Big Comfy Bookshop to Sergeant Bilko Museum. It is full of friendly vendors and hidden treasures. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tina C
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udogdog
27 May 2018|
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Response from Claire S | Reviewed this property |
There are limited parking spaces on site but there is a very large free car park not far from FarGo. If you access their Facebook page or website address it does give further information on there.
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hedgy8601
15 September 2017|
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Response from PAUL M | Reviewed this property |
I think so.But it must be tame and obedient.Don't forget some of the stores there may not allow dogs, but make sure it's on it's best behaviour. Okay, Paul!
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hedgy8601
15 September 2017|
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Response from lordbrian2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I confirm the other answer. I see no reason for a restriction on dogs, because the village is the equivalent of a public street. There would be the usual restriction on dogs in food service areas, and those imposed... More
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