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Lovely walk

We only really stopped here for a play and a coffee so can comment on the food offering from the... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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Charming Station with cafe and a train ride

We came across the Old Station by chance as we were staying in the area. The station is located in... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to go here every time we were out and about but now it has appeared to have gone downhill after a recent update. Gone are the happy cheery faces behind the counter with lovely slices of generous cake to be replaced by a...More

Thank russ999rocket
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exhibition in the train carriages was worth visiting , informative volunteers answered our questions . Art exhibition being held in signal box was worth climbing up the outer stairs Artist in residence was very personable. But would never visit the cafe again . Dismal looking...More

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a sunny Saturday afternoon during the bank holiday weekend. We were shocked that we didn't have to queue to get the car parked as we have done over the years. Where was everyone? Word has obviously got out that Tintern Station has gone...More

3  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

sweet space for a lunch or up of tea. family friendly and accessible. we had a wonderful time sipping cream tea and cake by the river

1  Thank Leila T
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We called today16 August 2018. Ordered 2 sandwiches and 2 teas. There appeared to be 4 staff in the cafe who didn’t look very busy and the place was didn’t look too busy. After waiting 30 minutes for the sandwiches our tea had gone cold...More

3  Thank Peter M
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Nice little place to stop off for an hour or so if your travelling through the area. Peaceful area by the river Wye and can be added to a visit to Tintern Abbey.

1  Thank Phillip M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We only really stopped here for a play and a coffee so can comment on the food offering from the cafe that others seemed to have struggled with. We enjoyed our time here - the kids liked the play area, and we all enjoyed the...More

1  Thank Pilgrimgreen
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We came across the Old Station by chance as we were staying in the area. The station is located in a very pretty wooded area, down a short track, with adequate parking at a small cos. There is enough space to picnic, cook on the...More

2  Thank Sarah-Helen
Reviewed August 5, 2018

A lovely location among the trees. Lovely flowers and plenty of places to sit if you want to bring a picnic. We had tea, coffee and cakes at the café where you can sit inside or out. The cakes were delicious. Great area for walking...More

3  Thank Silvergirl735764
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Tintern Station was well known in the area for the excellent cafe run by the Ladies who served Homemade cakes,home cooked food and salads but not any more replaced by Monmouthshire County Council with a catering firm who know nothing of customer service and good...More

6  Thank Pamela S
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