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Dobbies Garden World Restaurant

Rutherford Road Eureka Leisure Park, Ashford TN25 4BN, England
+44 1233 619360
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (32 reviews)
“garden centre” (35 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rutherford Road Eureka Leisure Park, Ashford TN25 4BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked after noon tea online as a treat for my 4 year old, was very disappointed not like the pictures online, I double reed the info when I got online and both where missing items as you can see from pics they are so differentMore

1  Thank Rebecca A
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us. We are very sorry to hear of your poor experience and this is not our normal feedback for afternoon tea. If you are able to return to store the store team would...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given a gift card for the Luxury Afternoon Tea,and visited today.A good selection of sandwiches, nice little scones,Jam and clotted cream followed by choc coated strawberrys and Nice Cakes. All served by a young man called Mark who seems to be a really...More

1  Thank PrilaH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has got to be the worst Sunday lunch I've ever had. Thick sliced tough beef. Nearly raw carrots peas and Cabbage. One small Yorkshire and two small potatoes. Oh and was that water or Gravy!!! It was cold as well. What a waste of...More

Thank Jackief1158
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for lunch with my daughter and grandson. The food is generally good, and there looks to be a good choice, however we did struggle to find something for my 20month old grandson. My bugbear is always the extremely slow service for drinks.

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We popped into the Garden Centre and decided to have a breakfast before we shopped for plants etc. A 10 Item Breakfast for £4.99. Now that really is good value, even with a Latte at £2.75 and an Earl Grey Tea at £2.35. The food...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Probably the worst roast dinner I have ever "Tried"to eat....the beef had been very thickly sliced and you needed some big biceps to cut into it followed by a good set of strong teeth to chew it. Moving onto the vegetables and I have to...More

Thank K_TEngland
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Once again visited Dobbies for daughter's baby shower. Arrived early to set up the tables and immediately was offered a complimentary drink and the offer of assistance to decorate the table. The quality and quantity of the afternoon tea was once again amazing. There was...More

Thank Hazel W
Dobbiescc, Customer Service at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Hazel, Thank you for your review. I am so glad to hear you had a lovely time celebrating your daughter's baby shower with Afternoon Tea. Positive feedback is greatly appreciated by everyone at Dobbies so thank you. Kind Regards, Rachel Mackie

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

A group of 11 of us travelled to Dobbies for a pre-arranged 'works' tea. Easily accessible from the M20, ample parking on a Thursday afternoon. The restaurant was light and airy, a large table set out for us, but not too close to others. Our...More

Thank Dan D
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is important to us. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent visit to our restaurant for afternoon tea and do hope you will consider visiting us again in the future. With kind regards, Julie...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I was forced into a sandwich because the pizza oven wasn't on. No matter. Then I waited... And it arrived. I then "drank" the sandwich. That is all.More

Thank Paul W
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review. If you are visiting the store again please feel free to highlight the issues experienced with the Store Team, they will be more than happy to look into this further. With kind regards, Julie Customer Service...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were going to the cinema in Eurika park and had an hour set by for lunch. We go to Dobbies quite often as it is not one of the usual KFC, McD's, Subway etc. Inside Dobbies the atmosphere is quite homely and lots of...More

Thank Uncle T
Dobbiescc, Customer Service Advisor at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Good afternoon, Thank you for contacting us and for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback is very important to us as it enables us to improve on issues that our customers feel are not quite up to standard. I am pleased to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rutherford Road Eureka Leisure Park, Ashford TN25 4BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 619360
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