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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Cafe, British
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 August 2021 via mobile

The meal was ok. Had a vegetarian breakfast with decent vegetables but sausages made out of wood or so it seemed. My partner had a middling burger. We then got trapped in the car park outside with another 5 cars and a couple of vans...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 30 July 2021

Good range of food, quick and effective service. I was surprised haw nice it was and could have stayed a lot longer. Very nice and polite staff

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 9 July 2021

Excellent breakfast very tasty,served hot!!!using local products. Staff well trained friendly and professional,with good hygiene standards. Will certainly visit again

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 7 July 2021

We had a lovely time around the farm trail, unfortunately the cafe is not so child friendly. After the trail we visited the cafe to enjoy some lunch and coffee. We were told that my 18 month old daughter was not allowed to eat the...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 17 May 2021 via mobile

The farm trail that used to be free is now charged. Not value for money! Barbed wire around all the pens is child height and dangerous, no cleaning gel in the dispensers. Whilst ordering food and drink for 4 adults 2 babies were given a...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 14 October 2020

It was beautiful on arrival the staff were lovely a friendly, it was bright & refreshing when walking in! Felt totally relaxed from the second we walked in very welcoming atmosphere you wouldn’t of thought a pandemic had happen or that we were still in...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 September 2020

top class breakfast,fast service a1 fodd,great surroundings for a family sunday breakfast ,will be coming again.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 24 August 2020

I came across this cafe one Saturday morning and popped in for breakfast. The ingredients were of the highest standard. the bacon was fantastic. the beans were a little different but that was ok they had a good flavour to them. the half breakfast was...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 23 August 2020

Stopped here on adhoc basis staff were super friendly and a table was available after a 5 min wait. Had sandwiches and scones and it was delicious. Clean, open environment. Staff were happy to help. Going back again tomorrow.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 20 August 2020

My husband and I were staying in a holiday cottage about 10 mins away and went here twice for breakfast. Both times we had the full English breakfast and it kept us full all day! The food was really tasty, well cooked and was served...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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31 July 2019|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Yes just ask for veg my daughter is also gluten free she loved it some lovely choices to choose from as well,the place is perfect in a perfect setting we love the spring months there as you can see the young lambs being... More
John J
9 October 2017|
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Response from HallFarmRestaurant | Property representative |
Good morning, we do not serve non alcoholic beer, we do however have a very extensive soft drinks menu.
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Cafe Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4