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The Walled Nursery Cafe

Water Lane, Hawkhurst TN18 5DH, England
+44 1580 752752
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“carrot cake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Water Lane, Hawkhurst TN18 5DH, England
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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We were told about this mysterious yet magical place a short drive well off the beaten track from Hawkhurst. It's one of these places you hear about about yet wonder if it'll ever live up to the promise. The setting is every bit as delicious...More

Thank Berisford C
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I can't fault the WN Cafe. I've been a few times now since it opened and the food has always been gorgeous - healthy and filling. Service is quick and very friendly. The setting is just gorgeous and having a wander around the nursery after...More

Thank little-ruzzo
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This little gem of a cafe has everything you could want, a fantastic location, wonderful seasonal food and welcoming staff. We have been several times and taken friends who also loved it. We can't wait to go back!

Thank Phillip H
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We've been to the Walled Garden Nursery on several occasions so had to try the new cafe and we weren't disappointed. The menu is limited but lunch was delicious; we had lamb apricot & squash tagine with pita bread & salad, goats cheese bruschetta with...More

Thank Jaytee2006
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The cafe is in a lovely setting, just a 25 minute walk down a country lane and across fields from the village of Hawkhurst. A lovely cafe in gorgeous grounds!

Thank KK123_UK
Management response:Responded 16 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this, we really appreciate it and glad you enjoyed the cafe.

Reviewed 4 November 2016

The Walled Nursery is family run and located on the edge of Hawkhurst just down a country lane in to the beautiful Kent Countryside. The nursery includes a number of Victorian greenhouses that the owners, Monty and Emma, are slowly restoring. It is an interesting...More

Thank ericanjen
Management response:Responded 18 November 2016

Thank you very much for leaving us this glowing review...we love to hear that you like our new Vinery Café. Glad to hear that your plants are doing well too! We look forward to seeing you again. All the best, Monty and Emma

Reviewed 29 October 2016

We went to the Vinery Cafe this morning for a brunch to celebrate my husband's birthday. We had pre-booked a table and it was there waiting for us when we arrived. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. I would recommend the poached eggs, avocado,...More

Thank 73Heather73
Management response:Responded 18 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed your husbands brunch celebration. We look forward to seeing you again, all the best, Monty and Emma

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We visited with three generations of the family. All had delicious food at a reasonable price. Good service in lovely surroundings. We will return and recommend it to all our friends.

Thank margaret1389
Management response:Responded 29 October 2016

Thank you for your lovely review, it's very kind of you. Do tell all of your friends! All the best, Monty and Emma

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We came here for lunch and were not disappointed - beetroot rosti with horseradish cream were delicious. Good coffee as well. Cakes looked very tempting - perhaps another time!

Thank FH050
Management response:Responded 29 October 2016

Thank you very much for your review, this really helps to get the word out about our new café. The rosti is a favourite here for sure! All the best, Emma and Monty

Reviewed 16 October 2016

We love visiting the walled garden nursery, wandering through the victoriah glasshouses and looking at the lovely plants and vintage tools, but now there is another reason to visit! We had lunch at the new cafe today, bruschetta with goats cheese and beetroot and cake...More

Thank Sarah M
Management response:Responded 29 October 2016

Thank you very much for your review, it's very kind of you to take the time to do this for us. All the best and see you again, Monty and Emma

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9 January 2017|
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Response from WalledNursery2010 | Property representative |
Hi, so sorry for delay, i didn't see this question until just now. Yes, of course you are very welcome to come up for a takeaway. We have takeaway cups here. We reopen on 1st Feb so come on up whenever you'd like. Remember... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Lane, Hawkhurst TN18 5DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Hawkhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 752752
  • E-mail
A beautiful cafe set within a Victorian Vinery.., breakfast served from 8.30 to 10.30 mid week, 9 - 12pm Saturday and 10 - 12pm Sunday, fresh daily lunch specials served from 12pm - 3pm and afternoon teas and cakes. Closed on Mondays.
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