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Occombe Farm

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Open Now: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Free farm visit and lunch

Decided to visit as advertised as a free visit to a working farm. There are activity packs at £2.50... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Charlotte0502
via mobile
Not good!

The farm shop has closed down, butchers too, play area was tired and grubby. Cafe was nice but food... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julie D
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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“nature trail”(36 reviews)
“bird hide”(10 reviews)
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This organic, working farm on the edge of Paignton is open to the public 7 days a week. You can see farm animals including cows, sheep, chickens, pigs and alpacas, and walk a lovely 2km nature trail with a bird hide. Our Farm Cafe serves local...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Preston Down Road, Paignton TQ3 1RN, England
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+44 1803 520022
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Reviewed 4 days ago

pop in here but food prices too high and can not say there much do ,one thing can say shop very clean in side

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The farm shop has closed down, butchers too, play area was tired and grubby. Cafe was nice but food was average and not that much choice. Staff appeared unhappy. Just generally looked like it was being run down to close.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today for the first time since Easter. We were so shocked at how down trodden, unloved and boring it is now. The play park has been removed, the shop is closed and abandoned, the mini tractors and den building in the barn has gone,...More

2  Thank tars162
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit as advertised as a free visit to a working farm. There are activity packs at £2.50 to buy on the gate near the cafe with an honesty box. I would recommend you buy these as gives you a map and activities to...More

2  Thank Charlotte0502
Reviewed 16 August 2018

No animals, all looked very run down, no farm shop. Play area had a tractor and some very used building blocks for imaginative play ?? Very poor apart from the cafe there is nothing else there. Some of the staff didn’t seem to want to...More

1  Thank jackiejpalmer
Reviewed 15 August 2018

What a shambles! Farm shop closed for the foreseeable future. Went for a walk around the farm - the vegetable areas and polytunnels were overgrown with weeds and looked like no one had touched them for a couple of seasons. There were only 2 pigs,...More

1  Thank Zaphods_Wombat
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Called in to have a catch with a friend pleasant staff clean premises fantastic coffee and hot chocolate and amazing cakes been before for breakfast which was really good fresh products well worth a visit there is also a farm shop on site too

Thank spookysue
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Came here for a bite to eat and to get some local produce for a bbq. I was disappointed from the start, looked shabby and unloved. Couldn’t see any animals and the shop is closed forever. Went to the cafe and ordered an oven baked...More

Thank mrsrarobinson
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Having visited the farm on holiday every year for several years, this year was most disappointing. The farm shop has gone, farm animals are few-2 piglets and a few chickens and ducks, kitchen gardens neglected or overgrown, wonderful light reflecting sculpture abandoned and disintegrating, panoramic...More

Thank TheFensBarnacle
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I visited yesterday with my wife and grown up lads as it had been sold to me as a beer festival. My wife kindly offered to drive Lets start with the parking - there isn't any! Not sure how that got missed when booking. Now,...More

Thank Brin P
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tracyaleetracy
12 April 2017|
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Response from m N | Reviewed this property |
yes but the outside tables are crammed in.....
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Mandy O
8 April 2017|
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Response from m N | Reviewed this property |
free but not worth it anyway.....
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Mandy O
8 April 2017|
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Response from m N | Reviewed this property |
It costs nothing to get in.....not worth a visit....really naf place.....
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