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Grandpa Greene's Luxury Ice Cream

5 Ward Lane, Diggle, Oldham OL3 5JT, England
+44 1457 872547
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (120 reviews)
“paninis” (12 reviews)
“scones” (19 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5 Ward Lane, Diggle, Oldham OL3 5JT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called on a Sunday around half 3 basically for cake and coffee . The surroundings have the potential for this place to be fantastic . For us it’s ideal we walk the dogs first then call here . Il start by saying our cakes...More

2  Thank merlotqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most delicious afternoon tea the sandwiches were delightful, filling and scrumptious. The staff were amazing. I would definitely recommend Grandpa Greenes. 10 out of 10 for service. Go and see for yourselves.

1  Thank _julieellis1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting of Grandpa Greene’s is lovely but the food and service was disappointing. Ordered the rarebit which came without the beetroot or the mint marmalade as described on the menu. Nobody actually mentioned this until we asked the waitress who seemed clueless about what...More

Thank Rhodes12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked up the canal and happened across this lovely food establishment. Although it says ice cream parlor it also does lovely breakfasts and cakes and snacks and of course amazing ice cream. The staff were lovely all young but nothing was too much trouble...More

Thank juliejay2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit to this little cafe/restaurant, have known about and tasted the wonderful ice cream for many years. Only found out about the cafe recently. We only called in for a drink, great cappuccino. We will be going again soon, menu looks great. The location...More

Thank D8829SIgeorge
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Waited ages, drinks came a long time before food. Eggs benedict was terrible and was drowned in hollandaise and the seasoned mushrooms were just fairly dry mushrooms or toast. We left feeling stressed because of the service and feeling we needed to eat something else...More

Thank 362jeff
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Today at 15:27 We called, today, for lunch for the first time, and I have to say it was disappointingly poor. Beautiful day, lovely setting by the canal, lunch ? not so good. Queued for about 5 minutes to place our order, they weren't doing the...More

Thank Alan186342
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I visit this afternoon ordered my menu ;I waited and waited then ask said the print hadn’t gone to kitchen l paid on touch card ,they said they do it waited waited ask for refund which l has to wait they said l could take...More

Thank Sherpa436286
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Looking for a decent place for lunch we followed high ratings on Trip advisor.The position is beautiful by the side of a canal.From then on it went downhill.The place itself is not comfortably equipped or attractive.There seems to be no facilities for the disabled.The toilet,one...More

Thank winston f
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Called here for well earned coffee after gym session & once we realised the time decided to have early lunch. Was wet & breezy outside but heaters were on so nice & warm in the cafe. Soup of the day was sweet chilli tomato &...More

Thank josum41
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15 July 2018|
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Response from MottramRiser | Reviewed this property |
There is no designated parking as it is situated on a canal. There is parking on the street approaching grandpa green’s.
6 August 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Ward Lane, Diggle, Oldham OL3 5JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Oldham  >  Diggle
  • Phone Number: +44 1457 872547
Our family run business manufacture extremely high quality real dairy luxury ice cream. We have recently won awards at the national ice cream competition 2016, and more recently we won 2 Gold Stars at The Great Taste 2017. Our Diggle ice cream parlour offers a huge selection of luxury ice cream & a vast selection of local sourced, freshly prepared food & drinks. **PICNIC BENCH AFTERNOON TEA AVAILABLE NOW**
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