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“Must have gone on the wrong day!”
Review of Spring Barn Farm

Spring Barn Farm
Ranked #12 of 41 things to do in Lewes
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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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“Must have gone on the wrong day!”
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Was quite excited to take my 90year old Mother-in-law. All the staff were very helpful and friendly. I knew it was a small farm aimed at children but thought it would be a good morning out to see the new spring lambs.......saw two sheep with a lamb each in the barn but that was all! Did we go on the wrong day? The restaurant was ok.....lovely flapjack!

Visited March 2014
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Thank julie c
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SpringBarnFarm, Owner at Spring Barn Farm, responded to this review, 5 April 2014
Dear Julie,

So glad to hear you were welcomed by our friendly staff, and enjoyed the homemade flapjack!

Lambing time is in full swing now, but can always be a bit unpredictable at the start! If you are keen to come back for another visit give us call, and we can let you know quieter times for a visit, but with lots of lambs! We also have baby chicks and rabbits now too, so Spring has finally sprung at Spring Barn Farm,

Our telephone number is 01273 488450 and ask for Louise
Best wishes
Mike and Louise
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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Great for little ones”
Reviewed 29 October 2013 via mobile

Nice selection of animals that my one year old was able to get closer to than at most other farms. Nice little ride on area and the soft play for under fours was good. Farm shop was well supplied but a little pricey. Would have given five stars but for the unfriendly car park guy.

Visited October 2013
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45 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Dreadful service”
Reviewed 29 September 2013

A friend and I went here for lunch and a catch up during her lunch-hour from work, so we only went to eat and visit the farm shop.

The restaurant /cafe was cosy but basic and we sat next to the wood burner. The service was dreadful! We tried to order at the desk and although the staff were lovely, we were told it was table service, we waited and waited and reminded them again (it was in our lunch-hour!!) and eventually we got served.

That said, the food was really lovely, hot, tasty and home cooked. Wasn't the cheapest lunch but quite reasonable for the standard of food.

The shop was deserted and we never saw any staff!! Usual farm shop stuff - nicely laid out but nothing special.

Would definitely return for lunch again.

Visited August 2013
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1 Thank NW1966
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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“Lovely family day out”
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Visited with my toddler nephew and adored this quaint animal farm. Not expensive, gorgeous animals, tasty treats in the farm shop, excellent play area and good cafe food. Worth a visit if you are in the area and the little one loved it.

Visited June 2013
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Thank Bibi S
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“A great day out for everyone!!”
Reviewed 4 August 2013

A lovely day out in the Sussex sunshine!! The piggie racing, tractor rides, meet the animals plus all the animals & the different play areas make for a great day out!!! My two year old loved the mini tractors & the sheep - we'll be back!
The food looked good & the coffee was great.
The only negative is having to pay the same price for a two year old as you would for a fourteen year old - but my son loved it!!

Visited August 2013
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