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Birkheads Secret Gardens, Coffee Shop & Nursery

Birkheads Lane | Near Sunniside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 5EL, England
+44 1207 232262
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Poppy and lemon cake

Stopped here for welcome refreshments whilst on a walk with friends. It is a lovely tranquil... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Judith G
via mobile
Truly inspiring place to visit

Found this garden in the RHS PARTNER GARDENS. Decided to give it a go and what a wonderful place... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Philippa F
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Sandy, United Kingdom
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Birkheads Lane | Near Sunniside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 5EL, England
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for welcome refreshments whilst on a walk with friends. It is a lovely tranquil setting and we sat outside in the sunshine surrounded by lovely gardens. Ordered coffee and lemon cake which was brought to our table by a pleasant lad. The poppy...More

Thank Judith G
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Found this garden in the RHS PARTNER GARDENS. Decided to give it a go and what a wonderful place. True it was early in the season so not overly busy but a real inspiration for new and established gardeners. Lots of clever layout ideas, some...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens, delicious coffee and cakes and very warm, welcoming staff. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Compelled to write a review after seeing this garden has so few on TA including a rather unfair one. Any review of a 3 acre garden starting with a critique of the coffee shop should not in my view carry much weight. This is obviously...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Narrow winding approach road and small car park keep this garden attraction enjoyable. Small friendly cafe with a fair choice of delicious sandwiches and toasties (Cakes are fab) Outside seating area with lovely views. One of the owners on hand to give advice and chat...More

1  Thank Carol B
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee shop with a reasonably priced menu especially the kids meals they were great value. The only down side to this was the dining room was draughty as people kept leaving the French door open when coming in and out! It also proved a...More

Thank Anna-Maria C
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Just took my elderly mum and aunt to Birkhead for lunch. The food was lovely especially the cakes! The cafe is small but clean and well presented and the views are lovely. The staff were very friendly and helpful. As we were paying by card...More

Thank kpaingil
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful series of different gardens with a range of different colours, flowers and foliage all throughout the year. There is something different to see each visit and lots of permanent, hidden objects for both adults and children to discover along the way. The gardens...More

Thank liangdonna
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