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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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“paninis” (12 reviews)
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5 Ward Lane, Diggle, Oldham OL3 5JT, England
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Reviewed 29 June 2014

A really good stopoff when walking on the nearby canal or taking children to play in the adventure park. Staff are really friendly, coffee is great and selection of ice cream is varied and always tasty. We love it here

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank RachaelRussell79
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We have been here as a family a few times now and the food is always lovely. They serve home made ice cream and it is delicious. On a sunny day you can sit outside and watch the ducks and barges on the canal, and...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

Grandpa Greens is the place to be in any weather especially with one of there homemade ice creams in your hand

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 29 June 2014

My friend had never been to Diggle before, and she was delighted and surprised at the beautiful location. We enjoyed our coffees and paninis, and finished off with ice-cream of course.

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank moorland26
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We were taken here by our Grandson (age2). Lovely ice cream, friendly staff and stunning location. Just go!!!

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank golfwidow07
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Grandpa Greene's is definitely one of my favourite places in Saddleworth. It is the perfect place to visit on a sunny day, sit by the canal with a glass of wine and an ice-cream! All the staff are lovely and the food is delicious. Breakfast...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank Carlie F
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Although there is always a queue on a sunny day, it moves very quickly due to the excellent friendly staff. The location is fab and the outdoor seating is great. Very family friendly. Now has alcohol licence

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank Wabosso
Reviewed 7 June 2014

What a delightful spot on canal bank, delicious own ice creams + paninis, tea, coffee, alcoholic drinks all served by family members. Seating undercover for adverse weather but best visited on a pleasant afternoon! Sit and watch narrow boats go through the lock while you...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank geoff132
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I have been to Grandpa Green's on many occasions with my grandchildren and we all love the ice cream! They have recently opened a small restaurant on site so as they can cater for their customers in all weathers, although the open areas are lovely...More

Date of visit: May 2014
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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.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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