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Mainsgill Farm

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East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
+44 1325 718860
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Worth stopping when passing on A66

Drive past this place frequently when on way to Appleby horse fair and West Scotland, never stopped... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
jonathan k
via mobile
Very busy

Very busy but could be better organised as I ended up cutting visit short as not comfortable to get... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
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“cakes” (28 reviews)
“play area” (16 reviews)
“tea room” (14 reviews)
East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Drive past this place frequently when on way to Appleby horse fair and West Scotland, never stopped before...what a dummy! What a fantastic place, super butchers and fresh veg. Great shop which sells everything you don’t need but have to have. Will never bypass again...More

Thank jonathan k
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Very busy but could be better organised as I ended up cutting visit short as not comfortable to get round. Car park was gridlocked with cars coming in all directions. Got a scone to take out and left. Massive farm shop and cafe would have...More

Thank Menumore
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

. . . But it has a gorgeous big tea room and restaurant. The food is home cooked and the cakes and desserts are to die for! There is a good range of gifts and treats in the shop and of course there is a...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We have visited Mainsail farm shop on many occasions to shop but not to eat, this time we thought we would give it a go on the way to Richmond, we won't be going back! The ordering system should in theory work, order your food,...More

Thank Chowbins
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This used to be just a working farm with a shop to sell their products but in recent years it has been expanded and there is now a large restaurant serving food all day, an outdoor play area for children, a walk to see the...More

Thank Pollythecatwoman
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This was a surprise find. An excellent farm shop with a great variety of products. We had lunch here, which we enjoyed greatly. It was a busy time of day and they have a policy of seating you after you have ordered. This stopped the...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Visited Mainsgill for the first time on the Tuesday the 29th August, on a friend's recommendation. We called en route to the Lake District. Was very impressed by the layout, especially the foods on display. Went upstairs to browse the clothes department. Liked a blouse...More

Thank kathleenmoodie
Reviewed 30 August 2017

called for lunch as been stuck on motor way for a long time, my god how this has grown it was packed bus loads in parking hard, and the queuing for food was horrendous. so we used the loos and I went to get a...More

1  Thank 154Gail
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a great family place! The food was stunning and the service was impeccable. Ultra child friendly and easily accessible for buggies and pushchairs. The food selection is amazing and the outdoor facilities for children are superb. It's mentioned in other reviews that you...More

Thank Greenage1979
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Lovely place for a shop and some lovely food , Shop is smashing to pick up a few gifts, Play area is lovely and clean and the toys were great fun,

Thank janet elaine ke... K
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31 March 2017|
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Response from patriciamty | Reviewed this property |
It's a working farm with an array of animals that you can see. There is no cost involved. It has a very large farm shop, shopping area, restaurant and a children' s play area. Well worth a visit and very popular.