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Denmans Garden - CLOSED

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Bit pricey for the food but it is good food in lovely surroundings. Garden is small but still a... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Chichester, United Kingdom
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Few hours here as we had Groupon voucher with free cuppa. Lovely garden, lots of shrubs and trees... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
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“lovely cafe”(3 reviews)
“gift shop”(3 reviews)
“little gem”(2 reviews)
Enjoy beautiful gardens designed by John Brookes.
Denmans Denmans Lane, Fontwell BN18 0SU, England
+44 1243 278950
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

We last visited prior to the new owners and refurbishment, what a lovely surprise...it was light and airy, warm and friendly. We only had a homemade cheese scone and tea BUT we will be calling again. Good value and very tasty ... this was a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jetblack2015
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Now reopened after 18 months and in the process of refurbishment. A focus of John Brookes’ garden design efforts (He died in Mar 18).....very well worthwhile seeing.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank GERGloucestershire
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Denman's gardens is a little gem. It is a local attraction for me and a place I have visited over the years and can't wait to visit again. The gardens are being re-invigorated and renovations are nearly complete. It had to closed last year, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank CathyS2000
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I visited Denmans Garden after having it recommended to me by our hotel receptionist. It did not disappoint. After driving down a narrow country lane, we pulled into Denmans to be welcomed by friendly staff who helped us to find a parking space. The garden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A disappointing day. We arrived around 1.45 pm on Saturday and rang the bell for admission to the gardens. I had already obtained a voucher,which included free tea or coffee for 2 people, but no-one from Denmans to be seen. We waited about 10 minutes...More

Date of experience: March 2017
11  Thank cshore1
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Bit pricey for the food but it is good food in lovely surroundings. Garden is small but still a pleasure to look around. Plenty of parking too,

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank MTBC1962
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Said finest local ingredients used in the cafe, not the case unless frozen, microwaved food is your bag! Mediocre coffee, but a nice pot of tea

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 27 January 2017

A small but beautifully designed garden. I've taken annual membership this year to get the best of this place. Some attractive winter foliage and bark for winter colour. Always a pleasant walk in a bright day and a great restaurant. On the flat and easily...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Yvonne074
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend saw a deal on Groupon for tickets to walk around the garden and a pot of tea for two for £7. We had nothing to do and it was a nice sunny afternoon and we had never been there before so thought we...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Stw23490
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Few hours here as we had Groupon voucher with free cuppa. Lovely garden, lots of shrubs and trees. Very eclectic. Good to see shrubs etc not in a row.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Glamama
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