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Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden

Closed Now: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open today: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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A hidden away gem.

This delightful series of walled gardens with a cafe are a lovely walk in fine weather, Parking is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
Lovely place for a stroll and a cuppa

Lovely, good sized cafe with an excellent selection of snacks and drinks both hot and cold. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chester, United Kingdom
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“cake”(15 reviews)
Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden was originally part of the estate of Thomas Parr, a wealthy banker in Warrington who established his home here around 1830. After a turbulent period of demise, the walled garden was saved and transformed back to its...more
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Astor Drive | Grappenhall, Warrington WA4 3DS, England
+44 7999 619575
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All reviewsrun by volunteerscakelovely peaceful placevegetable gardengardens are lovelynice tea roomswalk or cycleopen fridayfruit and vegapple juicegood quality foodpleasant walkherbaceous borderslocal volunteersfruit treesfor saleworth a visit
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This delightful series of walled gardens with a cafe are a lovely walk in fine weather, Parking is easy as its available outside and the garden is wheelchair friendly.

Thank Hilary130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely, good sized cafe with an excellent selection of snacks and drinks both hot and cold. The garden is a super place to spend a quiet afternoon with a book, or a friend

Thank Jeannie7298
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have lived in Warrington for many years yet this was my first visit to this place. It was easily accessible by wheelchair, although parking on the road is not always ideal. We walked through the gardens then enjoyed a meal in the café. It...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are lucky to live near this beautiful garden it's so well kept and always is immaculate, even in the winter months! I met friends for coffee and cake on a Friday afternoon at the café. The cake was amazing! The café is only open...More

Thank liverbyrd50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely setting and a welcomed refreshment stop. Some good photo opportunities. Good renovated greenhouse and staffed by welcoming and pleasant volunteers.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Our weekend 'go to' for breakfast! And we've never had a go-to, until now. Good food tempts us back, and the cafe seems to have sorted out its 'running out of supplies' thing. it's not particularly cheap, but it's very good VFM. We usually have...More

Thank cheshiredave
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The gardens are superb and the cafe serves good quality food at reasonable prices. Breakfasts and lunches are very well prepared and presented. A real must visit.

Thank FansofGreece
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Visited for a charity event. Very busy but staff coped well. Lovely cream scones and very large pot of tea. Lovely surroundings. Breakfast menu looked good so will visit and try.

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Nice and peaceful, cafe is nice and good quality food. If looking for a stroll this is the place to go too.

Thank valerie a
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This walled garden is not huge, but it is beautifully kept and interesting. There is a conservatory cafe with outdoor seating facing flower and vegetable beds. Service is slow but in such pleasant surroundings it is worth the wait just to sit and admire. Dogs...More

Thank FeelTheBeat
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Jules E
21 May 2016|
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Response from GHwalledgarden | Property representative |
Yes you can take a dog but please place it on a lead so we can protect the crops growing in the kitchen garden and the wildlife (such as birds) near the pond. There are dog bowls of water near the glasshouses. Whilst dogs... More
30 June 2015|
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Response from ParishCouncil | Property representative |
CAFE UPDATE The café is now open from 10.00 - 5.00 on Saturdays and Sundays and will son open on Fridays as well.
31 January 2015|
Response from GHwalledgarden | Property representative |
Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, dogs are welcome on a lead. This is to ensure dogs don't dig or walk on horticultural areas, swim in the ponds frighten our wildlife or young children. We have plenty of dog walkers visit the... More