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The Limekiln Cafe

Brownhill Countryside Centre Wool Road | Wool Road, Dobcross OL3 5PB, England
+44 1457 871051
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“fries” (13 reviews)
“sandwich” (12 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Brownhill Countryside Centre Wool Road | Wool Road, Dobcross OL3 5PB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited this cafe on Sunday...what a disappointment👎 We counted seven dogs from German shepherds to spaniels at various INSIDE dining tables. Most of them looked grubby/wet and obviously been for a good walk beside the canal. Now I’m a doggy fan but draw the line...More

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today on my way back from Uppermill, thought I’d just pop in for a coffee and be on my way. I sat outside and waited for someone to take my order, and waited, and waited (it was not busy). A member of staff did...More

Thank Seaside669840
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in Sunday morning not having booked and they were more than happy to squeeze us in.We had 3 big breakfasts and I have to say they were amazing.Certainly one if not the best breakfast I have eaten.Top quality produce and the service was impeccable...More

Thank deborah s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so excited to visit after reading reviews we had planned a walk and to stop off for lunch on the way round On arrival we saw the place was fairly busy which was good there were 3 empty tables so we asked if...More

Thank juliejay2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place for a cup of tea and cake - cosy inside and outside seating available on veranda overlooking canal - stunning spot - friendly staff too

Thank suenapier2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great menu. Love, love the chunky chips. Right next to the canal so on dry days the atmosphere is lovely.

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the cafe a few times as it is close to my parents flat. Food is very good and mixed serving a variety of tastes. We normally take my grandson, who needs a high chair. Staff are efficient and friendly. Certainly one of the...More

Thank davidhowarth29
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

4 of us, including 2 x 2yr old's. We ordered breakfasts for all. Burned sausages (yes, served to 2yr old's!), burned black pudding, burned mushroom, stale toast and I've no idea how long the fried eggs had been there, but they were far from runny....More

1  Thank AdamCharis
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Great tasty bacon and sausage sandwich 10/10. However the chocolate and beetroot cake was disappointing didn’t really taste of anything . Nice setting by the canal with outdoor seating . Dog friendly . Staff pleasant but not very attentive had to wait ages to try...More

Thank Wilson1976
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My family & I called in at this lovely little eaterie whilst out & about. Our waitress was so lovely! Friendly, smiling and incredibly knowledgeable about the menu & even more importantly about allergens. I am coeliac. She brought our beautifully presented (and hot) food...More

Thank PJ C
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Barbara B
19 July 2018|
Response from Diane M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a web site you can view it on although daily specials are not shown - they are just on a board in the cafe
Carol O
12 July 2018|
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Response from Diane M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - I don’t remember seeing a specific or separate child’s menu but I’m sure they would accommodate a smaller portion of standard menu. But probably best to ring and contact them directly to check if they do. They are... More
17 April 2018|
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Response from lottie03 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it does.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brownhill Countryside Centre Wool Road | Wool Road, Dobcross OL3 5PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Dobcross
  • Phone Number: +44 1457 871051
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