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Quarr Abbey

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lovely fresh food

Great place to find something different for lunch. Freshly cooked, nothing processed, good value.It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
julie q
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London, United Kingdom
Walking between Cowes and Ryde

A lovely place to stop when we were walking between Cowes and Ryde. Some lovely Pigs that looks as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ashley R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely tea and cakes in the pretty garden. The actual Abbey I found rather dull.There is no real character to it as it is made from regular house type bricks as is all rather bland. It was however interesting to see the...More

Thank Fuzzy4food
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to find something different for lunch. Freshly cooked, nothing processed, good value.It gets busy at times so you may need to wait, staff are lovely and the cafe is unique

Thank julie q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely place to stop when we were walking between Cowes and Ryde. Some lovely Pigs that looks as happy as...

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the Abbey from the ferry as we approached Fishbourne and decided to pay it a visit. Quite literally 2 minutes from the ferry port it offers free admission, a superb cafe plus a wonderful Abbey. If you have the energy you can go...More

Thank Percypig2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent visit and very different from the hustle and bustle of the seaside. The cafe provides first class food in very special surroundings. The Abbey is a very special building.

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Abbey and cafe on bank holiday Monday afternoon, earlier this week. We loved the red brick Abbey with its archways and features... and the boys loved lighting a candle for our lost loved ones xx We had a late lunch at the...More

Thank Grin N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for an hour and a half on the way to the Fishbourne ferry terminal which is close by. It was a pleasant and interesting experience. There is no entry fee. On the way in from the car park you pass the pig...More

Thank StevenO1516
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stumbled across this most beautiful monastery by accident. It is a beautiful and peaceful place to while away a few hours. The tea room is perfect for a treat and the farm shop has many goods which make wonderful presents. A walk around the...More

Thank kim t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to see the Abbey and were surprised - it suddenly arises out of seemingly nowhere in a very calm and rural setting. Enjoyed a very good cuppa and bun in the teashop and then headed off to find the ruins of the medieval...More

Thank micha993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful few hours spent at Quarr Abbey, the sun was shining and it made it very special to sit in the gardens, having tea and cake and waiting for the Monks to come into the abbey to sing. It is so peaceful and makes...More

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956dianep
16 May 2018|
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Response from Judith W | Reviewed this property |
A morning or afternoon would be suitable, remember to go and see the old ruins as well, make time for a stop in the little cafe....enjoy
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inkentandfedup
21 July 2017|
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Response from RhinoKellie | Reviewed this property |
I believe dogs are allowed in the grounds but not the actual Abbey itself. I did a quick Google search and it appears to be guide dogs only. Hope that helps you.
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Doug A
24 April 2017|
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Response from KingBud | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so
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