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Poplar Tree Garden Centre & Coffee Shop

Shincliffe Village Hall Lane, Durham DH1 2NG, England
+44 191 384 7553
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Huge variety of healthy plants

We always enjoy a visit to Poplar Tree, the plants are mostly out of doors so conditioned to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hugo M
via mobile
Delicious afternoon tea!

My mother, husband, daughter and I had a Gardener's Delight Afternoon tea today. The presentation... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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  • Poor9%
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Shincliffe Village Hall Lane, Durham DH1 2NG, England
+44 191 384 7553
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always enjoy a visit to Poplar Tree, the plants are mostly out of doors so conditioned to the climate, they are well potted and good for planting on. Everything is laid out well making it easy to find what you want, and perhaps more...More

Thank Hugo M
Reviewed 5 days ago

My mother, husband, daughter and I had a Gardener's Delight Afternoon tea today. The presentation was excellent with the tea being served on a mini wooden picnic bench. It was also nice to be given a choice of a pot of tea or a pot...More

Thank N1993REangela
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for lunch with my mum and grandad. My treat enjoyed the food very tasty and reasonable price. Feels like a hidden gem will go back. Must try the cake too

Thank Rhianne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go here quite often and buy plants and meet friends. Staff are always helpful and well informed I have found when buying plants or needing help with suggestions of the best types of plants to suit your particular garden. There is a great range...More

Thank 55zero
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst I was pleasantly suprised by the range of items on offer - I was a bit shocked at the price of everything - no matter what I looked at - it was all more expensive than I thought it would be or even seen...More

Thank JPR_101
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a lovely garden centre with a very good selection of plants which are well displayed and a reasonable price. The indoor plant section has just been extended without losing too much outside plant space. There is a large hard landscaping area too with...More

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely afternoon tea, needed it after shopping - buying much more than plants. The whole Garden Centre is well worth a visit.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I visited the coffee shop today with my friend for lunch, (we've done this every few months for years now). The experience was excellent: prompt friendly service, Food delicious, served hot with fresh salad garnish, clean+tidy, all in all very worth while. My only negative...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Good variety of plants, ornaments and outdoor furniture as well as selection of gifts and a great cafe.

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Always a good cup of coffee here but scones and cakes are rather expensive. The garden centre stocks all sorts of items and is pleasant to walk round, although goods are still rather on the expensive side. Don't visit here on a regular basis.

Thank jjj1611
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Opening times
15 December 2016|
Response from Shirley B | Reviewed this property |
Garden centre - Opening times Mon-Fri 9.00 - 5.30 Sat 9.00 - 5.00 Sun 10.30 - 4.30 Brambles Coffee shop which is in the garden centre opening times - 9.30am to 5pm from Monday to Saturday, and from 10am to 4pm on Sundays.