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“scones”(12 reviews)
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Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a...more
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Church Stile, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
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All reviews scones wide range of goods garden ornaments great garden centre nic nacs eat elsewhere tiffin retail therapy interesting gifts lovely cafe morning coffee gift shop cream tea would recommend a visit staff were very helpful little gem for sale
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit this garden centre when in the area but were disappointed this time as there was no effort put into making the centre seasonal-the centre wasn’t decorated for Christmas and there were very few seasonal items for sale even though we visited on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Couple10
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Called in for an afternoon snack whilst visiting the village. I chose the ham and cheese sandwich and a bowl of chips. The sandwich was enough for two people to share particularly if you only need a snack. It was delicious. The chips were served...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JTW202
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We always pop in here when we are in Grasmere which is not surprising because it's the biggest commercial draw in the village especially when its raining as it often is. This is a much smaller place than the behemoth that exists on the other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sandalian
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Visited with family, good sized car park Nice selection in shop Cafe Good for coffee and cake, reasonably priced clean toilets

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John P
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

What’s happened to this Garden Centre? It used to be full of life with exciting gifts and plants. Walking around it today was a real let down. It was really dirty in some areas especially the Cafe. The plants were poor and with little choice....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohnE658
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I only used the cafe which served wonderful cakes and lovely hot drinks. I had the cream tea which came with freshly made cream and home made jam.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JayJayShropshire31
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stopped in Grasmere for a couple hours as part of an organized tour, and would definitely come back to spend more time in this quaint village area. The Garden Center had nice shopping options and a small cafe with helpful staff. It is clear...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NotAllTexansAreLoud
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The Garden village is lovely to look around, there is a large variety of gifts and plants to look at. The cafe serves excellent food, we usually have one of their delicious home made scones with butter and jam, you can have cream too, they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lucydebra29
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Had a late breakfast here. Lovely little garden centre and a selection ruin of home wares and clothes in a very beautiful village. Loved it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Potting Shed Café offers very good food. Fish and chips was excellent with delicate batter. My whole party of five were well satisfied with smoked salmon and prawn sandwich as well as the humble ham and cheese. Generous helpings and great service.

Date of experience: July 2018
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lovelylynda
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Yes, when we went there were plenty of people in there with dogs.
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