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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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We go quite regularly for lunch and coffee, and love looking around the gift shop. They also have a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Durham, United Kingdom

Ordered lasagne without salad but they put it on anyway. Took it off but never gave me a fresh... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Poplar Tree Garden Centre & Brambles Coffee Shop in Shincliffe, County Durham have been helping people from all over the UK get the best from their gardens for over 40 years. We pride ourselves on taking as much care with our customer as they do with their gardens and strive to be a friendly and helpful at all times. Poplar Tree Garden Centre Durham staff carry a comprehensive level of knowledge and expertise that is sure to answer even the most difficult of questions. Please don't be shy in approaching them as they are ready and waiting to assist at all times.Poplar Tree Garden Centre, Florist & Coffee Shop all under ONE roof!
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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Shincliffe Village Hall Lane, Durham DH1 2NG, England
+44 191 384 7553
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We go quite regularly for lunch and coffee, and love looking around the gift shop. They also have a nursery to veiw beautiful plants. Staff very friendly.

Thank Sophiapayne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered lasagne without salad but they put it on anyway. Took it off but never gave me a fresh plate. This had been standing on a hot plate and therefore burnt the bottom of lasagne. By the time I got it, it was warm only....More

Thank draytongold
Reviewed 12 June 2017

always busy as food great and consistent, loads of room well set out, amazing plants and staff are knowledgable, new outside marque with beautiful stone work in, you can take your dog too Some expensive stuff but it depends what your looking for my back...More

Thank tigerblood167
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely day today visiting the garden centre and cafe. We came at lunch time well before the menu specified afternoon tea could be served but staff were lovely and kindly allowed us to order the gardeners afternoon tea as well as a...More

Thank jadeykins517
Reviewed 21 May 2017 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 17 May 2017

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 13 May 2017 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 1 May 2017

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 27 April 2017

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

2  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
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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.