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Gardeners Rest Cafe

Hilton court | Roch Hilton Court Gardens and Crafts, Haverfordwest SA62 6AE, Wales
+44 1437 711000
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Hilton court | Roch Hilton Court Gardens and Crafts, Haverfordwest SA62 6AE, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived on a wet Tuesday afternoon, near the end of lunch service; some things had run out BUT the waiting staff went out of their way to ensure we had a lunch that suited our needs - nothing was too much trouble. They were...More

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a lovely setting and lots of other things to do nearby. Firstly there is not enough parking space, it was wet and we had to park on the grass as it was busy. The cafe was not busy, however, so we got...More

Thank Cheryl N
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou for taking the time to leave feedback. As a small family run business we appreciate all constructive criticism. Due to us being in the national parks we struggle with permission to extend tarmac parking areas which is why we keep the extra parking area...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Coffee and cakes one afternoon were wonderful so we returned for pasties and salad another lunchtime which were equally yummy, along with one of the best chutnies we've every tasted. Staff were also lovely!

Thank Ali S
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for taking the time to leave feedback and I will pass on your comments to all the staff and the local lady who makes the chutney.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had a lovely lunch at the Gardener's Rest. Service was friendly, attentive and helpful. the food was excellent! I had a jacket potato and hubby had the Welsh Ploughmans. We finished off with a slice of Lemon Drizzle cake between us that was really...More

Thank Sally H
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So pleased you enjoyed your visit and had an enjoyable lunch at the Gardeners Rest Cafe and we look forwards to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Whist the food served was was of good quality it was selected from a much reduced menu from previous visits. In my opinion as someone who has patronised this Restaurant for many years it is now a cafe with a menu to match. Very disappointed...More

Thank Brian T
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Yes we have reduced our menu and also introduced more salads. After feedback from last year we decided to introduce some lighter meals. Our meals which are made from local produce and butchers were becoming more expensive to make so we had to make a...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Had a wonderful visit around the beautiful gardens and followed this with a visit to the gardeners rest for coffee and cake.....Bliss!

2  Thank John H
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thankyou for you feedback and I highly recommend treating oneself to homemade cake after a stroll around the gardens.

Reviewed 8 June 2017

We are annual visitors to the area and usually have lunch in this restaurant at least once and often two or three times during our stay. We love the atmosphere, and the food is usually very tempting, with lovely main courses which are a little...More

Thank Foxylaady
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thankyou for the feedback with regards to the jacket potato. We are really sorry you didn't feel the food and service was up to it's usual standard, I will relay your comments back to the cafe manager. If you wish to speak to her personally...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Had lunch with a friend recently. It was empty when we arrived but was full when we left with a few empty tables outside. We had a tasty lunch and even tasty deserts and would happily go back again.

Thank Jbeez67
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thankyou for taking the time to leave feedback and I am glad you enjoyed your lunch.

Reviewed 23 April 2017

went with friends had a lovely meal then walked round gardens . Super place to take kids to run around safely. Service great in restaurant very friendly.

Thank annecl0ugh
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thankyou for taking the time to leave a review, I will pass on your comments to the restaurant staff who I agree are very friendly.

Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Very busy for a wet Tuesday lunchtime. 4 of us had lunch. 2 had vegetable gratin (one of our party only scored this 3/10 as it was a bit bland, but the other enjoyed theirs). Two of us wanted Carrot and coriander soup - but...More

Thank LizzieWallis
jeanjean262, Manager at Gardeners Rest Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

We were very busy on Tuesday but thanks for choosing to dine with us and for your honest review. It is nice to hear that you found the staff were lovely and friendly even though they were under pressure. I am glad you enjoyed your...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton court | Roch Hilton Court Gardens and Crafts, Haverfordwest SA62 6AE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Haverfordwest
  • Phone Number: +44 1437 711000
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