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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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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 21 June 2018 via mobile

Booked a special afternoon tea to celebrate prom for my daughter. Easy booking and accommodated no meat. Sandwiches were lovely but sadly the whole thing was let down by dry and crusty cakes. Went to complain about old, dry red Velvet cake and the member...More

Date of visit: June 2018
3  Thank Hanna334
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This café is one of the highlights of our holiday - we love the choice of breakfast, surrounded by friendly local, especially the furry four legged ones. The staff couldn't be more helpful. Ice cream is very special, too. Only we came back for that,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank patriciavowles
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Made a special visit, a very busy Monday with staff who tried their best but were clearly over stretched - ice cream (raspberry pavlova) was ok - but no meringue in there ? so...raspberry then and the milk shake we ordered was forgotten about (waited...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank 22Debra
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Visit Grandpa Greens on a regular basis on our walks around this area. Nice break in pleasant surroundings. Revently opened a barbeque area, must try.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John E
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing ice cream in the perfect location. This place is super busy as it is in the best location right by the canal! Ideal for families and bring a picnic and enjoy the scenery!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank mcrfoodiex
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

this ice cream parlour n cafe is one of the best I've ever visited plus the prices are really competitive all produce well worth the price charged

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank baza111
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Took my granddaughters for afternoon tea. We were treated like royalty, staff were all very attentive and the food was amazing and very reasonably priced.will definitely be visiting again.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank michelle g
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous location. Brought 4 kids here and we spent a couple of hours eating ice creams, playing on the obstacle course and walking along the canal. Kids enjoyed ice cream although they said they all tasted like vanilla! I had a long wait for my...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Helen P
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

After reading reviews decided to walk here on a nice sunny day for some breakfast, sorry never again, took us a while to walk here and the food was more a wait then the walk, put simply I think this place is trying to fit...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 374garethc
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Absolute disgrace waited 1hr 45mins for breakfast, having to ask staff where the food was and kept being told it would be 15mins every time When the food finally arrived the bacon was disgusting cooked in dirty oil, raw sausages, no mushrooms. One even came...More

Date of visit: June 2018
3  Thank 01Natalie73
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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, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, 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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