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The River Gardens

River Gardens The Carrs, Sleights, Whitby YO21 1RR, England
+44 1947 810329
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Great Spot for a spot of breaksfast/brunch/lunch/tea!

Lovely gardens and riverside café. Fantastic in any season. Called for a quick bite and had home... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SpikeWestYorkshire
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West Yorkshire
Recommend

On holiday in Whitby we came here twice. Fabulous place with great food lovely staff croquet lawn... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elaine M
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  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
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River Gardens The Carrs, Sleights, Whitby YO21 1RR, England
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+44 1947 810329
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely gardens and riverside café. Fantastic in any season. Called for a quick bite and had home made jam and cream scones and tea for two. Yummy. The garden shop is great too with lost of plants to chose from to buy. Plenty of parking....More

Thank SpikeWestYorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On holiday in Whitby we came here twice. Fabulous place with great food lovely staff croquet lawn and putting green. Plus a peaceful atmosphere...excellent.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unusual setting. It's a garden centre with food served by the river! Also you can play pitch and putt. Had drinks and a meal. Good all round. We enjoyed visit.

1  Thank sgrant1964
Reviewed 13 August 2017

ten out of ten best tea best location by the river top staff very fast good big car park and you can have a game of putting as well

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here twice whilst staying in Sleights for a week. Ate inside first time. Quirky place, but in a nice way. Ate outside second time which was a very sunny and warm Saturday morning. Location is by the river, lovely view whilst eating our breakfast....More

1  Thank hogan_stiniog
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Our group of senior citizens called for our annual golf and croquet competion . I.e. a quick go on the putting green and croquet lawn. We had a drink and piece of cake before starting on the golf but due to the weather we had...More

Thank redscarfox
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Called here today on the spur of the moment. I sat by the river & had some crab sandwiches. The setting is beautiful. The staff really friendly & the sandwiches were delicious & tasty. It was really busy which spoke volumes. My plate & drink...More

Thank Lorrish
Reviewed 22 August 2016

visited this beautiful tearoom 3 times whilst holidaying in Sleights, must say by the number of times visited speaks for itself!! As a family of 13 all staying in various cottages around Sleights, my opinion of the tea room was the same for all members...More

Thank SGodridge
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We often stop here for a drink and occasiomally a meal. It is lovely to sit by the river and watch the boats and trains then have a look at the garden centre afterwards. We have akways found the staff really friendly and helpful

1  Thank Ieatrocket
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We visited to have a browse for plants and get some lunch. The setting is lovely, but the wooden outdoor tables on the actual riverbank were dirty and in need of a revamp. We had sandwiches which were served with limp, brown-edged salad and soft...More

1  Thank Ravelling
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