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The BroomWagon - CLOSED

Bridgegate | Retford, Retford DN22 6AJ, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, American, Vegetarian Friendly
Bridgegate | Retford, Retford DN22 6AJ, England
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my dad were excited to visit. The place looks fantastic, great atmosphere. It was Saturday at lunch time just seen a big group of bikers leave. No tables were clean but the big group had just left. Sat down, My dad went to...More

Thank Rebecca W
Heidi C, Owner at The BroomWagon, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Good afternoon Rebecca. I'm really sorry to hear about your chaotic experience at broomwagon on Saturday 15th October, particularly after you had made a specual effort to visit us. I will look into what happened during the shift on Saturday - we clearly need to...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I came here on a Saturday and it was not that busy. The prices are good and the staff seem really attentive and friendly

Thank Captivatedoutdoors
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The BroomWagon is a regular favourite. We often go as soon as they open and this time was no exception. My sister had to be quick to get to work which they understood and brought out her pancakes quickly. I had the blueberry pancakes with...More

Thank Poppy R
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I've called into The BroomWagon, 3 times in the past 3 months and on every occasion I've had reasons to complain, but I just can't be bothered to sound petty and being a cyclist, the attraction really isn't doing it for me. When it's busy,...More

Thank r33py
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I have been to this cafe several times and it has never disappointed! The cycling theme is really great and the food is hot, tasty and good value for money. This visit we had the blueberry pancakes and a 'full wiggo', both of which filled...More

Thank Poppy R
Reviewed 18 June 2016

On behalf of Brett Knight Called on Saturday morning as usual , and recieved the same great service as usual, awesome food and coffee ,great vibe ,a must visit for any cyclist or non cyclist for that matter , always made to feel very welcome...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Too small amount of food. Too slow service. Too expensive. Not very clean. Didn't bother wiping the table before we sat down. Been twice. Won't bother anymore.More

1  Thank Chrislocalsnap
Heidi C, Owner at The BroomWagon, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Good Afternoon Chrislocalsnap, I have just received the notification of your review and had the opportunity to read it. May I first of all sincerely apologise for your poor experience at Broomwagon Velo Café. I'd like to address, with my team, the comments you have...More

Reviewed 7 June 2016

The Broomwagon is a cafe in Retford but this is their mobile version consisting of an ex-army Landrover with pop-up top and lift-up side. It parks daily by the lakeside just by Hardwick village. They serve fresh (proper) coffee and tea together with a selection...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Called in here a few times for breakfast have to say never been disappointed with what I have ordered . staff very friendly very busy place full of cyclists . worth a visit

1  Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Heard about this Cafe and on route to Cleethorpes from Sheffield so Retford made the ideal stop off Town. Fabulous welcome, great Cafe with decent coffee and plenty of great simple food at a very reasonable prices. Not plush, not fancy but brilliant brilliant brilliant

Thank Jonathan H
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridgegate | Retford, Retford DN22 6AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Retford
  • Phone Number: 777948156
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