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Shores Hey Farm

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Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
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As usual the service and staff were awesome and couldn't do enough for us to have a great meal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gillian G
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A wonderful horse rescue centre

We visited HAPPA yesterday. On arrival we found the very comfortable and delightful restaurant. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JoHoBolton
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Shores Hey Farm is a hidden delight set in acres of green space overlooking the Thursden Valley. Although primarily the home of HAPPA (Horses and Ponies Protection Association), the site has been recently upgraded and now provides everything that...more
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Black House Lane | Halifax Road Briercliffe, Burnley BB10 3QU, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As usual the service and staff were awesome and couldn't do enough for us to have a great meal! Definitely recommend a visit. the

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gillian G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited HAPPA yesterday. On arrival we found the very comfortable and delightful restaurant. We were were welcomed by the very friendly restaurant supervisor; Mark. After an excellent meal we were shown round the centre by Carol. It is a wonderful centre for rescued horses....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JoHoBolton
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I work at a residential home and some of our clients are in wheel chairs. The staff had reserved an excellent area in the cafe with plenty of space,the food was excellent and staff extremely helpful. Disabled Ifriendly with great access and facilities. Will definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 30 October 2018

A lovely free place to go and visit. We walked around the farm, patting the various horses and donkeys, apart from the nervous ones which had signs saying not to disturb them. Also has a great children's play area. lovely staff, has a great cafe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had our 7 year olds party here today. The two ladies who hosted it were brilliant and really engaged with the kids, everything ran smoothly and all the kids had a great time, and even though it was pouring down the pony grooming still went...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Patty C
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Patty Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased that you had a wonderful birthday with us and will certainly pass on your comments to the staff involved. There will be plenty coming up for the kids in the...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We visited today with my little girl. Its sad to think that ponies was once neglected, but impressed with how well and looked after they were. We had our dinner at the cafe, and was very impressed by our top quality meal and polite, friendly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jacky S
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Thank you for your review and for recognising the hard work we do with the equine in our care. Great to know you enjoyed our fairy trail too, There will be much more coming up for the whole family in the coming weeks, Keep...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Visited today and will definitely return . I can honestly say the jacket spud was the best I have ever had. My daughter had the soup which she said was nice and grandchildren had kids meals which they thoroughly enjoyed. We had a wander round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank italianlass
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, It's great to know we have earned your repeat custom. We have passed on your comments to our kitchen team, who ensure everything is freshly baked to perfection, Hope to see you soon The...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

We visited after a recommendation from a friend and boy was she right. What a great place to visit. We spent time wandering the stables, saying hello to the horses, admiring the views and topped it all off with a delicious lunch. It was a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank manctravellers
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Many thanks for leaving such a lovely review. It's great to know you enjoyed everything we have to offer. We love our country location too, Not only do we have outstanding reviews, but we have some lovely walks on our site, plus it's a...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I visited for Saturday lunch with two friends. The service was polite and friendly and we were able to have a leisurely lunch and chat with no pressure. One friend needed a gluten free lunch and we were able to combine delicious sandwich fillings with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bev and Dave F
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Bev and Dave Thank you for leaving a review. It's great to know that you have enjoyed the changes we have made and that there was so much to tempt you in the cafe. We work hard to ensure everything is homemade and locally...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Went here with friends for a Friday lunch. I hadn't been up here for years and there wasn't even a cafe last time I was up! Staff were friendly and food reasonable prices and on a Friday if you want it it's 2 for 1...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ruthbeau77
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Ruth Thank you for taking time to leave a review. It's great to know you are impressed with the changes we have made since your last visit. As well as 2 for 1 fish and chips on a Friday, we have our Great Bait...More

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You can turn up during the day but I have seen people making reservations also
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Response from Ann M | Reviewed this property |
Yes its free entry, they also have a cafe and shop on site but not sure how expensive this is. Worth a visit.
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