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The Grove

Lewes Road, Blackboys TN22 5HG, England
+44 1825 890415
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
££ - £££
Lewes Road, Blackboys TN22 5HG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Marvellous food in friendly surroundings at reasonable prices. Very child friendly with attentive staff.

Thank BrianGibbs
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and at a good price. The staff there were incredibly friendly. The cakes and drinks were definitely a highlight as the cakes were homemade. It is a wonderful place to visit if you just want to relax and chat. I would...More

Thank Thea_Godfrey
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great time here. Staff are very friendly and chatty. Prices are what you'd expect for a farm cafe. Great range of food & drink available...loved that you could get IPA there! The bakewell tart however was to die for. Just amazing. Will be...More

1  Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of cakes and hot drinks also love the fact that there are children's toys and books at the back of the cafe. Very lovley staff. Nice little escape x

Thank Compass745076
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Fresh good quality materials go into dishes such as the full breakfast or even the home baked icon es for the cream teas. Friendly staff add to the mix

Thank V563SQpeter
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Have been here a number of times and its a lovely cafe tucked away, with a great outside space to sit in to. The home made soups are great. The menu is not vast but offers a good choice and all the food is homemade....More

Thank bandit7
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with to dear friends at The Grove. We we've all very pleasant surprise at this little Gem of a cafe of how relaxing the atmosphere is and delicious food. Very friendly staff . I had homemade soup which was delicious and great value...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Attended Burns Night at The Grove with 5 friends. The food was delicious and the host provided great entertainment. We will definitely book again next year and in the meantime will look our for other special events throughout the year. Cannot recommend The Grove enough.

Thank alisonsparx
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Tucked away on the Hall and to Cross in Hand, this establishment at Blackboys has truly made a name for itself. With a range of special offers plus a comprehensive menu of foods and drinks one is spoilt for choice. Organic drinks and food available....More

1  Thank 455Douglas1948
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We stopped here for refreshments on a lovely clear day. It is the sort of place you might miss if you didn't know it was there, indeed we found it only be accident. But it was a fortunate accident. It has quite a nice menu....More

Thank ChigwellGavin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewes Road, Blackboys TN22 5HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Blackboys
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 890415
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Great cafe and community hub using local, fresh and ethical ingredients. We have great coffee! Events including Evening Dining. Community activities including Coffee & Craft Morning, TN22 Blackboys Craft and Lunch Club, Scrabble Club, Kids Workshops. Outside catering for private events such as parties, funeral wakes and business meetings.
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