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Grasmere Garden Village

Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
+44 15394 35255
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PLeasant little garden center

Called in whist in the village. They do have some lovely gifts here, a lot locally made or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alisdair t
Workington, United Kingdom
Great selection & Super Quality

My wife and I visited the garden centre with a view to acquire some more plants for our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
North East
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Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a selection of light meals. You can even enjoy a local beer or two.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (11 reviews)
“lovely cafe” (4 reviews)
“unusual gifts” (4 reviews)
Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
+44 15394 35255
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in whist in the village. They do have some lovely gifts here, a lot locally made or produced, but they are on the pricey side, despite being good quality. But it is nice just for a wander round and browse. nice little cafe and...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the garden centre with a view to acquire some more plants for our contemporary garden and were not disappointed..left with loads of beautiful plants, great ideas and had a lovely chat with staff at the checkout....definately worth a look but...More

Thank experiencedintravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Needed somewhere to dry off & get warm from all the rain . Popped in here , quite busy . Friendly staff all willing to help . Clean tables . Ordered lattes & hot chocoholic, all very hot , just like they should be ....More

Thank fraddondrifter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This garden centre is very much like any other, absolutely heaving with products so you are struggling to find anything but it has so many things that you do not need. The garden products were limited as we could not find what we went in...More

Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this is primarily a garden centre, we use it regularly as a cafe and tea room. We have found that the gift shop has plenty of ideas for presents, for others and for ourselves! A good choice of menu and plenty of tables both...More

Thank KernowEngland
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Lovely cafe very relaxed and tasty food, an array of quality clothes and gifts and ideal for some one who is daunted by some larger garden centers.

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 1 September 2017

By its title I was uncertain as to what it actually sold but was surprised at the variety and quality of the curios and gifts. It was refreshing to find items for sale that I had previously not seen. Prices were generally good and the...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I've dropped in here a few times over the years and I've found this is the ideal place to pick up gifts for those people who are impossible to buy for! There's a large selection of plants and shrubs outside, a cafe (not eaten here...More

Thank GeographyJon
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a glass of wine and a sparkling water this afternoon at about 3.45pm. I stood in the queue whilst my wife found a table outside. There were about three tables occupied. Several still had dirty plates and glasses from lunch time...More

Thank Keith B
PottedOut, Public Relations Manager at Grasmere Garden Village, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Dear Keith, I am sorry that you did not have a nice experience in our cafe. It is a shame and we have addressed the situation. However, the photos you took of our staff. We would like you to remove these, as they have been...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We used to visit here quite regularly on our trips to the Lakes. The cafe used to be good and the garden centre itself was an interesting mix of stuff. I don't know whether the place is under new management or what is currently happening...More

1  Thank Bagpussissleeping
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11 May 2016|
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Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, when we went there were plenty of people in there with dogs.