We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Croots Farm Shop & Cafe

Farnah House Farm Wirksworth Road, Duffield DE56 4AQ, England
+44 1332 843032
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (16 reviews)
“cake” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Farnah House Farm Wirksworth Road, Duffield DE56 4AQ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (276)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 276 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Purchase regularly from farm shop so due to high quality of products thought we would take some friends for a visit and breakfast in the cafe.dreadful from start to finish.ordered 3croots breakfasts and 1oat cake with bacon sausage and black pudding clearly stated on ordering...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rosesnna
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Rosesnna, Thank you for taking the time to review us following your recent visit. We are very disappointed to read that you did not have a good experience with us. We usually received excellent feedback on our cafe and products, so would love the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Been to have breakfast at Croots three times over the last couple of weeks. Really lovely food and beautiful views. Jonathan LeachMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JonathanDuffield
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Jonathan, Thank you so much for the 5 star review following your recent visits. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your breakfast, and of course the views we are lucky enough to have. We look forward to your next visit, Best wishes Croots...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked here as a surprise birthday breakfast for my partner. The surroundings are beautiful, staff are excellent, the farm shop is impressive and the food was perfect. We shared the farmhouse breakfast which came to about £20 and it didn’t disappoint. Will definitely be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MasonBell
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear MasonBell, Thank you for your wonderful review following your visit for your partner's birthday. It is great to see that you enjoyed our popular Farmhouse Breakfast and will be visiting again for lunch. Our team will be delighted to read your feedback, and we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a bright, sharp and clear day at Croots.... and served delicious homemade soup with a coronation chicken sandwich. Tasty, homemade hot soup was the order of the day. An enjoyable visit and a well recommended choice.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rossam280
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear rossam280, Thank you so much for your 5 star review following your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and enjoyed your soup and sandwich! We look forward to seeing you again soon, Best wishes Croots Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to say how lovely the meat we had from croots was over Christmas. It’s the first time ordering from them and it certainly won’t be the last. Kind regardsMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sarahcDerby
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sarahcDerby, Thank you for your 5 star review following your Christmas meat order this festive season. We are delighted that you enjoyed the quality of the meat and will order from us again in the future. Thank you for supporting our local business this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met family members there. Started with coffees. All main meals different all served on time and hot. Staff all friendly. Used the shop probably bad idea a big queue due to two days before Christmas. Will go again.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sondonduo
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sondonduo, Thank you for your review following your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Cafe and Farm Shop, we do get very busy in the run up to Christmas. The staff will be pleased to hear you found...More

Reviewed 8 December 2018

We always buy our meat from the farm shop but this was the first time we stayed for coffee. We won’t be staying again!! Dreadful experience from start to finish. We were just about to sit down at a table when one of your staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank posh_pooch
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Dear posh_pooch, Thank you for taking the time to review us following your recent visit. We are very disappointed to read about your experience and have taken your comments on board. These will be fed back to the cafe team to ensure that all of...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Booked afternoon tea for 3, mself my husband and my sister, it was my sisters special birthday ruined by this place, the place wasn't busy our table near the window was OK until we saw the cutlery and cups and saucers, cutlery filthy, cups tea...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Cathryn E
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Dear Cathryn E, Thank you for your feedback. We are very disappointed to read about your recent experience as we pride ourselves on offering quality food matched with excellent service. Please send your contact details to cafe@croots.co.uk as we would like the opportunity to discuss...More

Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We went here for Sunday breakfast. It was quite slow coming out. I had the veggie breakfast which had two quorn sausages which were pretty chewy and over done. The beans tasted vinegary and they have their own recipe which isn’t going to be to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bubbs1965
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Dear Bubbs1965, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent visit. We are very disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your breakfast, we usually receive excellent feedback about our food so would like to understand more about your...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Lunchtime visit not too busy.Shop all set up for Christmas many delights. Cafe was not crowded just enough to give it atmosphere. Gammon and egg for the other half and a Croots special burger for me.A short wait and shame that although tables cleared quickly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Doris1805
CrootsFarmShop, Croots Team at Croots Farm Shop & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Dear Doris1805. Thank you for your lovely review following your visit to us recently. We are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch and visit and will feedback your comments regarding the tables to the cafe team. It's great to see you enjoyed the food and...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Makeney Hall Hotel
1,199 reviews
1.67 miles away
Birchover Darley Abbey
190 reviews
2.76 miles away
The Lion Hotel
496 reviews
2.97 miles away
Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel & Country Club
1,376 reviews
3.42 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Viceroy Duffield
442 reviews
.95 miles away
The Spotted Cow
12 reviews
.98 miles away
Godfrey's Cafe Bistro in Duffield ( booking recommended )
202 reviews
.99 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Kedleston Hall
934 reviews
1.28 miles away
Meynell Langley Gardens
51 reviews
2.67 miles away
Duffield Castle
9 reviews
1.07 miles away
Belper Park Local Nature Reserve
14 reviews
3.01 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Liberty1616
14 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
There is an outdoor seating area (not on a horrible grey day like today) Dogs are allowed there.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:30
Monday
09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:30
Thursday
09:00 - 16:30
Friday
09:00 - 16:30
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Farnah House Farm Wirksworth Road, Duffield DE56 4AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Duffield
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 843032
  • E-mail
Description
Our Award Winning Farm Shop offers a range of home-produced and local food – locally produced beef, home produced lamb, poultry and free range pork, our Award Winning homemade sausage, pies and quiches, fresh fruit and vegetables, free range eggs, freshly baked bread, home made cakes, organic produce and local ice cream as well as over twenty locally produced bottle beers. Sample our delicious products in the Shires Eatery, or purchase to take with you and enjoy at home. Set in an idyllic farmyard setting, there is ample free car parking and you can also meet some of the Shire Horses who live on the farm.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing