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Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$13
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Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews cakes salad rice fish and chips potatoes salmon garden centre large breakfast eating lunch red cabbage full english breakfast at lunchtime food was served quickly worth the wait cooked breakfast one occasion excellent cafe
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for coffe and cake. Great value. Friendly staff and service. Food tasted good. Pleasant atmosphere and good parking

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank brianbZ2360RE
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brian for you 5 bubble rating and lovely review. See you again soon.

Reviewed 12 February 2019

Lovely meals good choice of food we tended to go lots for an treat lovely to seat outside in the warmer weather and our grandchild loves the birds etc and to play on the green with beautiful views of the area very relaxing

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank christophera516
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thank you for your four star rating and kind review, the warmer weather is just around the corner! See you again soon.

Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Lovely home made cakes. Staff are always very welcoming and happy to help. Portions are large and good value for money.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dellthegell
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2019

Thanks Dellthegell for your 5 bubble rating and review. See you again soon

Reviewed 4 February 2019

By chance we visited here on Saturday 2nd February for Lunch...A fellow customer recommended the Guinness Steak Pie ?..Well..It was probably the best one i have ever had in that many Years....absolutely superb....With Red Cabbage and Green Beans and a choice of Potatoes...Will definitely have...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 947steveL
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2019

Thank you for your 5 bubble rating and review. We like our pies as much as our fish and our Steak and Guinness pie is no exception. See you again soon.

Reviewed 3 February 2019

took my sisters there for lunch last week. as usual, didnt disappoint,,, sisters had jacket potato and I had the really tasty mushroom soup. had a meal with a friend about a year ago and it was pasta with chicken , bacon and garlic....it was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank somersetgirlsomerset
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2019

Thank you Somersetgirlsomerset for your 5 bubble rating and review. Very pleased you enjoyed your lunch with your sisters. On the question of the missing dish?..... watch this space! We changed our menu a couple of years ago that changed with the seasons throughout the...More

Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

We tried to visit this cafe earlier today, only to be rudely turned away for having the temerity to bring a (clean and quiet) spaniel puppy with us. This is a garden centre which has an attached pet shop and dog hydrotherapy centre. We will...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jon C
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

Hi Jon, I'm sorry you felt this way. We do allow dogs around the whole garden centre and yes we do have the pet shop and hydrotherapy unit and also the WIN Clinic which specializes in dog treatments. We are all dog lovers at heart...More

Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

When the chicken and pesto mayonnaise toasted sandwich which I ordered had arrived, I found that the chicken it it was still raw on the inside. I brought thus to the attention of the waiterring staff who were very helpful and apologetic. Whilst they were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

We often pop in here for a coffee as the service and staff are very pleasant. Lovely to look over the grounds, good space for the disabled.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Jill P
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

Thank you Jill for the 5 'bubble' rating and review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We have been here a few times in the last couple of months. On one occasion we had Bubble and Squeak and also Fish and Chips, which were really tasty. on another we had the salmon on a bed of rice - there was far...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank idcus
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you Idcus for your 5 bubble rating and review. We are glad that you enjoyed your food and I will pass on your comments about the rice to the chef. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is a very pleasant place for breakfast inhabited by friendly staff. The English breakfast is good value and well prepared - and there is a vegetarian option. If you are staying at the Wellington Travel Lodge, a good breakfast is only four minutes down...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vauxhallvictor333
Stephen G, Owner at Willowbrook Cafe and Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Thank you Vauxhallvictor333 for your rating and review. We glad you enjoyed the breakfasts and yes, we are just down the road from the Travelodge. Hopefully we will see you again when you are staying in the area again.

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allystaff0rd
27 June 2018|
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Response from Stephen G | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for asking the question. We do allow well behaved dogs all around the garden centre, but not actually inside the café itself. We have lots of outside seating where dogs can be with you while you eat and with... More
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42andy
9 August 2015|
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Response from Stephen G | Property representative |
Hi Andy, Yep we can confirm that your table is still reserved for you. Good Luck with the holiday traffic and we'll see you then.
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