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Birkacre Garden Centre


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Specialising in home cooking & baking, the restaurant provides delicious breakfasts, lunches & afternoon teas. With inside & outside dining this is the ideal place to relax after a spot of shopping. Larger parties & Coach Parties welcome by prior arrangement.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite simply the best cakes me or my family have ever tasted.. and I'm hard to please.if your any where near by . you have to go Been about 5 times with the family.. still surprised how good they are.tony

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tonymWigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like so many Garden Centres, Birkacre devotes space to all sorts of non-gardening items for sale - ladies handbags, jumpers as well as the usual garden paraphernalia and plants. Their plants are of good quality though not the cheapest around. Of better value is their...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Robert-J
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Part of the large, and growing, Birkacre Garden Centre it provides good quality drinks and light meals as well as more expansive lunches. Well worth stopping if passing even if you are not in need of garden supplies

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kenyaguy
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The garden center is beautifull at Xmas it has something for everyone and the kids love it. On the weekend in December they run a small train for the children and father Christmas comes. The restaurant is great too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ckautoelectrician
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Great value for money and walking around with my client he loved looking at the lights and all the decorations and the trains and singing santas

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marie F
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Went to birkacre today as we do most years expecting to que up with the kids for 2-3 hours to see Santa in his grotto like past years! But no! What a day :) we saw signs for the grotto which had moved to a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Totally gutted. We have been to see Santa here for the past 7 years. Same set up every year, our son loves thus Santa the lady who was Mrs Santa always so friendly and the grotto the best around. This year awful, Grotto had no...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dmsilcock
Stephen A, Manager at Birkacre Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Ms Silcock, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. You are correct in that we have a different Santa and no Mrs Claus this year; however this was not a decision taken by the garden centre but was instead a result...More

Reviewed 1 December 2018

We have an annual trek to Birkacre to see the decorations, and these were as lovely as usual. There's a huge choice of ornaments and trees, with imaginative displays, topped up with animatronic dogs, penguins, Santas, polar bears - to name but a few. A...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank The_Wanderer58
Stephen A, Owner at Birkacre Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you for your kind review - so pleased you enjoyed our Christmas displays.

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Took over half an hour to recieve out food, my daughters kid meal had been waiting to be served for 20 minutes, so was cold when they bothered to serve us our food, i sent it back for them to re-make! Meanwhile my food is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank emmaw656
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Visited this morning (24th Nov) with my son and we both had the small breakfast. Tasty food and very good value @ £4.50 each including tea and toast. Polite staff. Quite busy but it is the day Santa arrives so loads of kids. Only moan...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jimmU6772ED
Stephen A, Owner at Birkacre Garden Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you Jim for taking the trouble to post your review. So pleased you enjoyed your breakfast and the Christmas displays. We will take your comments on board.

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