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Tasty homemade food served in a friendly environment

My husband and I ate here for an early supper - the perfect end to a lovely day walking on the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Eleanor S
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Place to eat.

The Centre is also called the Lime Kiln café. The food is fantastic and home made. It does get very... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Tony H
Oldham, United Kingdom
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22 Aug 2017
“Tasty homemade food served in a friendly environment”
17 Nov 2016
“Place to eat.”
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

My husband and I ate here for an early supper - the perfect end to a lovely day walking on the Moor. The waitress was very accommodating and friendly, adapting the menu options available to make it suitable for my dietary requirements (gluten free and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Eleanor S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The Centre is also called the Lime Kiln café. The food is fantastic and home made. It does get very busy so you have to take a chance for a table or reserve a table. As we are local we use it all the time....More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Tony H
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Just moved to this area and was out exploring while walking on the canal we came across this little gem ....stopped for coffee but their menu was really good so couldn't resist trying the leek and potato soup it was delicious ,we're impressed with the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank dee s
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I have been asked to put one or two of my painting up in the top floor of the Brown-hill Countryside Centre . The Countryside warden Rachel is very helpful (she is based there) There is plenty of information regarding hill walking and other outdoor...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Peter A
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I'm almost reluctant to rave about this little cafe as I selfishly don't want it to get too popular as we loved it. It is part of the Brownhill Visitor Centre and positioned on the canal with lovely views if you sit outside overlooking the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jillian D
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Even though we live close by we had never been to the Café. Oh my goodness! We have been missing out! We decided to call in after our usual walk along the canal and had a afternoon tea. It was set out beautifully and the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank CavyCressida
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful setting on canal with balcony over water. Seating inside and out. Dogs welcome. Really lovely staff go out of way to make you comfortable and welcome. The young waitresses are a credit to the place. Lovely touches like flowers and fairy lights and outdoor...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank miss_pixiemixie
Reviewed 7 November 2014

If you want to go for a walk (short or long ) and then have a brew or something more , its ideal . The cafe is good ,and the people friendly . Bit hard to find as its just past the roundabout and needs...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Roger S
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