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Good shopping experience

Pleasant setting beside river. Two different eating places with outdoor seating. Plenty of cheap... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
janetcL5455US
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Brixham, United Kingdom
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Lovely shops

I always do my Christmas shopping here and everyone I buy for is always very pleased and tells me... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Nuggetschicken
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Dartington Hall and enjoyed a walk among the snowdrops. We then called into the Cider Press Centre for lunch and were sorry not to find the Venus Cafe. The Pop-up Restaurant was a disappointing alternative. The bench seating was uncomfortable so we chose...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Pleasant setting beside river. Two different eating places with outdoor seating. Plenty of cheap parking. £1 in 2018. High end clothing, lovely kitchen shop, Dartington glass, stationery shop and local food and drink. There is also a craft centre and knitting wool shop.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank janetcL5455US
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Having not been to Devon for about 40yrs and having fond memories of the shops at Dartington I was looking forward to this visit. However the car park was a pain to negotiate then to add to the bad experience it is a pay and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I always do my Christmas shopping here and everyone I buy for is always very pleased and tells me how good I am with my gifts. Although being quite expensive with practically everything there it’s still worth the spend despite how crazy the prices are

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Not your usual retail outlet. A really nice range of small businesses from arts and crafts, bespoke food, glassware clothes shops. No national chains though many quality branded goods. Nice pub eating option too. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DouglasG488
Reviewed 3 October 2018

After many years of visiting 'Shops at Dartington' and the previous 'Cider Centre' we do not think that we will bother again. The site was looking a bit shabby and uncared for. Only one cafe was open which was Bayards Kitchen. This was a pale...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PhilCheshire12
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

.. But not for my budget. Lovely venue. Worth visiting, and enjoying the beautiful grounds and having a bite to eat.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jackster1
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Not many small interesting gift shops,mainly large expensive glass shop not much to see now Good deli in the car park,not sure why a charge is on the car park now ? Before when we went very busy this time only a few people looking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat780
Reviewed 9 September 2018

It is several years since I last visited the shops and so much has changed. There are a few expensive shops and 2 cafes and 2 interesting art galleries.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pbhPlymouth
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Pleasant grounds, plenty of parking and a variety of shops. Sadly since my last visit the book shop has shut. It’s a shame that the shops don’t prove more popular as there is a great selection of locally made goods available.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Laura R
31 October 2017|
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Response from _finn903 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a typo. One shouldn’t have to pay ‘to park’ with the inflated shop prices .The trust live in a bubble .
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