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Otter Garden Centres, Ottery St Mary

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Gosford Road, Ottery St. Mary EX11 1LZ, England
+44 1404 815815
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always visit when on holiday. There is so much choice! Plants are always lovely. The shop is varied and prices are good. The clothes department has some good offers too. The restaurant has a wide and varied choice of hot and cold meals and the cakes are lovely. Well worth a visit.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit. Well laid out and clearly organised and labelled. My dog was not objected to and seemed to enjoy even the indoor areas. Plants were well cared for. Prices seem to have rocketed Brexit?

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a very rainy day. Had lunch here, roast duck and trimmings. Very good and value for money. Would recommend a trip here if you are in the area - it is a popular spot and gets busy - lots of car parking spaces.

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Callington, United Kingdom
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334 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in on Wednesday night for the late opening offer of 2 steaks for £19 which was a very fine meal indeed. The service was very attentive and prompt,the food was excellent and cooked exactly to our requirements, and we found it, therefore, very good value- for -money. To add to this overall very pleasant experience the restaurant manageress came... More 

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Thank brian840019
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family have been frequent visitors to the garden centre and restaurant for many years. We invariably finish our trip with coffee and scones in the restaurant. During the past two years, we have felt that the quality of the scones has not been as good. Today, however, we were more disappointed than ever. Our first impression was that the... More 

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Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Very busy restaurant so some people must be happy but found it very institutionalised menu. If you do not eat cheese then menu is extremely limited. I chose cold meat - half a sliced tasteless sausage - would a smoke sausage not have been better? Ham excellent, not sure if it was a small slice of turkey or chicken -... More 

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Chertsey, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Lovely shop full of useful and interesting things. Nice day out, particularly on a wet day. The garden centre has lots of nice quality shrubs and plants and they have a very good Advice Counter to answer questions. Restaurant was good and they have a good queuing system which works well.

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exeter
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

It may be a nursery but the food in the restaurant is simple but good .The big breakfast sets you up for the day .If its wet don,t worry the shop stocks a variety of items including the basics for a number of hobbies

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Sunday for a young family meet. The restraint was pack but we were served in good time. Cost is a little steep for my liking for a garden centre cafe but I do think the price you pay is worth it. Food was nicer than I'd expected for a garden centre cafe and the quantity was... More 

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Wellington, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The cafe is rather canteen-like but there is plenty to choose from. It is set in a huge garden centre which is really quite famous for miles around. All the staff members were helpful, as they needed to be, to direct people around the whole place. It is possible to spend at least a couple of hours here looking round... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gosford Road, Ottery St. Mary EX11 1LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ottery St. Mary
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 815815
Description
Relax in our garden centre restaurant with a luscious latte and a slice of homemade cake, freshly baked daily. Or why not enjoy a delicious homemade lunch with daily specials including, lasagne, fish & chips, steak pie and sunday roasts.
All our food is locally sourced and freshly homemade by our team of chefs.
Each of our restaurants also include an outdoor eating area which can be enjoyed (weather permitting).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?