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I have given 5 stars for the garden Centre as a whole very well organized but the cafe lets it down... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lesa332
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Gateshead
via mobile
A morning's visit to see the Christmas display.

The Christmas display is fantastic 10 out of 10, also had breakfast and this was really nice. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phil W
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“afternoon tea”(26 reviews)
“sandwiches”(16 reviews)
“quiche”(8 reviews)
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Large garden centre with all you need for the garden and lots for the home too. a visit to Cafe Azure is a must A subsidiary of Azure Charitable Enterprises. Azure provides a wide range of services to people with disability throughout the North...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Station Road, Cramlington NE23 8BJ, England
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+44 1670 733762
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All reviews afternoon tea sandwiches quiche cake lovely selection large menu home cooked hot food large restaurant christmas lights corned beef play area hanging baskets staff are very friendly and helpful disabled people peas couldn't do enough
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have given 5 stars for the garden Centre as a whole very well organized but the cafe lets it down I was a coach driver who brought 45 passengers in for a two hour visit so I ordered a large breakfast and tea I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lesa332
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your feedback. We will pass it on to the catering team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Christmas display is fantastic 10 out of 10, also had breakfast and this was really nice. I have eaten here on a few occasions and the food is always very good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Phil W
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Azure Garden Centre is a trading activity of Azure Charitable Enterprises and the profits from all sales assist the Charity to further its work so your support is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my daughter up to see all the Christmas lights- their displays are fantastic. Had coffee, sandwich and chips - portions are of a good size and delicious, however the filter coffee was standard. Went to change my daughter in the baby change but the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 356roising
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your feedback. We have checked the baby change.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the chicken dinner not good got a refund won't be having lunch here again. Chicken was tasteless turnip wasn't mashed potatoes were obviously cheap and frozen stuffing was just mixed with water not sure what Yorkshire puddings were everything was tasteless. We enjoy coming...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1999immie
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your Sunday dinner. The quality and value of our food is very important to us and we can assure you that our ingredients are of a good standard.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went with my daughter & grandson while they were here from Cumbria for the school hols to have a look at the Xmas shop it was beautiful lots of lovely gifts & decorations. After looking around we decided to have something to eat in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HewiPauli
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Azure Garden Centre is a trading activity of Azure Charitable Enterprises and the profits from all sales assist the Charity to further its work so your support is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Azure garden centre & cafe used to be called SHAW ( special housing and workshops ). It is a place where handicapped and people with special needs can work and train in sales, seeding and planting and working the cash register, among other things. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Allan S
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Popped into Azure yesterday 20/10 to have a look at their Christmas display before the madness begins in December. Loads of Christmas decorations and present ideas, however, I don't think they have as much as last year in the way of static displays for small...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we will pass your comments on to the team. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Three of us went for a treat. It was lovely to be able to order what you fancied as at lot of places, you get what you are given. Everything was absolutely delicious - freshly cut sandwiches (corned beef savoury were to die for!) and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan F
Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review, we will pass your comments on to the team. We are delighted that you enjoyed your afternoon tea. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Four of us had lunch here, two having quiche with chips and salad and two stew with dumplings and vegetables. The food was ok but nothing special. The salad would have been better with a dressing and it had obviously been prepared a while as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Customer satisfaction is very important and we will pass your feedback on to the team so that they can take it on board.

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited for afternoon tea for the second time and again it didn't disappoint. Excellent service, friendly staff. It is great that you get to choose your sandwich variety, a choice of pastry, a choice of scone and then a choice of cake per person (and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Azure_GC, Admin at Azure Garden Centre & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your second visit. Azure Garden Centre is a trading activity of Azure Charitable Enterprises and the profits from all sales assist the Charity to further its work so your support...More

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Elaine507
10 December 2018|
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Response from l0veh0lidays | Reviewed this property |
Yes as far as I know til christmas
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CDrew60
8 October 2018|
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Response from Azure_GC | Property representative |
Thank you for getting in touch. Only trained assistance dogs/animals are allowed in the Garden Centre and Café. We do have a pet friendly area within the Café garden which you are more than welcome to use. Please ask... More
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Lynda M
25 August 2018|
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Response from Azure_GC | Property representative |
Thank you for getting in touch. It is 12.50 per person and it's best to book to make sure we have the table ready for you. Tel 01670 733762
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