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Mainsgill Farm Tea Room

on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
+44 1325 718860
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (111 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a trip to the lakes last week we stopped here for breakfast. Fantastic. Food was very good and staff very friendly. Excellent service. Then a look round the farm shop. Great. I personally, as a foodie person and a cook, could have gone wild...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On our way home from Seahouses . Just right spot for a break & breakie. ( 2 hours ) Very busy but loads of parking . Served quickly , nice tables & chairs . Good views. Our food and drinks arrived within a few minutes....More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always enjoy stopping here en route back to Scotland from Hull ferry. Usually just a coffee stop due to timing. Great home baking. Would love to have lunch. Lovely farm shop and gift shop as well. I hope it doesn't expand too much more and...More

Thank Judy1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice day so decided to go for a drive and call somewhere for lunch. Checked this place out on TA but should have paid more attention to the less than glowing reviews because in my view they seem to reflect more accurately...More

Thank chappers21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to make a slight detour on our way up to Northumberland for a breakfast stop as we have visited the shop several times but never eaten here as we are usually in a b & b so do not need breakfast. The breakfast...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to see the animals, and live the concept of this place but our experience was terrible. Cafe is very poorly laid out and badly organised. You can't get a table before you order, then when you do order they ask where you are sitting.......More

Thank Judgeatron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off here on our way to Cumbria on a recommendation. Much of the food on offer is home-produced and can be bought in the excellently stocked farm shop. A great stop-off with a small collection of animals (Rheas, Bactrian camels, Llamas) to look...More

1  Thank PMLaycock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for some food on our way to the Lake District. The cafe is extremely nice and the staff are very helpful. The food was generally very nice, especially the cold food. However the cooked food we had was very greasy as if...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here again today on my journey with a 2 and 5 year old. Cannot fault the place, food is amazing and the quick service is much appreciated when with little ones. Children love the play area and tractors and we always purchase meat etc...More

Thank Holiday09Scotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Farm animals and a park for the kids, a gift shop and a delicious cafe for me and a shop selling incredible locally produced food for my husband. We love an afternoon at Mainsgill.

Thank Jemma F
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Colin B
18 July 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 718860
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This location is shown as an attraction, but it is also an important eating place on this highway.
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