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Rectory Farm

#1 of 1 things to do in Stanton Saint John Features Animals
Pound Lane, Stanton Saint John, Oxford OX33 1HF, England
+44 1865 351214
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Great quality fruit. Poly-tunnels and strawberries at adult waist height making picking far too... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
WykehamGateGuy
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Well, after many years of visiting Rectory Farm PYO. this last visit was definitely the last. Cafe... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
happycamper22017
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Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom
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WE WILL OPEN AGAIN IN APRIL 2017. Rectory Farm is a long established Pick Your Own and Farm shop. It has a café attached as well. Mainly known for the wide range of crops you can Pick Your Own which include Asparagus, Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries - cooking and dessert, Red and Blackcurrants, Blackberries Broad Beans, carrots and beetroot. Plus other crops that are available only ready picked including new potatoes, rhubarb and flowers. we have a team of pickers so we supply wholesale as well as retail and well able to meet any order for your barbecues and summer parties. The farm shop stocks a wide range of fruit and vegetables as well as meats from Eadles our next door farmer, artisan bread from Degustibus a local baker, a few cheeses and smoked products all locally sourced. Enough to be able to make a complete meal. Our Country Café provides light lunches and refreshments from 9.30am until about 5 pm. A large sandpit, bouncy castles and bale castle provide entertainment for the children.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Pound Lane, Stanton Saint John, Oxford OX33 1HF, England
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+44 1865 351214
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Great quality fruit. Poly-tunnels and strawberries at adult waist height making picking far too easy. Cafe very good value and lots of play opportunities for infants. Good value and wholesome summer activity.

Thank WykehamGateGuy
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Well, after many years of visiting Rectory Farm PYO. this last visit was definitely the last. Cafe has changed for the worst, staff were abrupt almost rude. How long does it take to make a sandwich, when it isn't busy? Prices are beyond a joke.

Thank happycamper22017
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Rectory farm no longer allow you to bring your own picnic. Fair enough. Shame that on a cloudy, quiet Saturday with very few people (cf a busy sunny day), it takes a ludicrous 40min for a sandwich to be served. Not sure how they will...More

Thank ERNC
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Went to get lunch but was disappointed to find that it was no longer run by the country Café but rather had been taken over by Rectory Farm itself. The menu was limited and I was told I could not have the garden salad as...More

1  Thank Pip C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Close to river and very relaxing walking road. You can see some cows and chickens too. Visit if you want to experience a great farm.

Thank burak5000
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Rectory Farm is open again, and I am delighted to say that the cafe is now under the control of the owners. The PYO asparagus will be open soon, but meanwhile ready picked Rectory Farm asparagus is available. The farm shop, now managed by the...More

2  Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The management have decided that picnics are no longer allowed. Their reasoning is picnickers do not 'support their business'. How bizarre. We used to come frequently with a picnic, buy lots of coffee & cake from the shop and pick lots of produce. We will...More

4  Thank Beeswhiskers
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing Pick your Own Farm and shop-when I have time I pick my own veg and fruit-they are so well known for their Strawberries and Asparagus !! But when I'm in a hurry the shop is full of ready picked fruit and...More

Thank Gilly W
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We love the local produce and wide selection of fruit and veg and everything and more that you would expect from a farm shop! Everything is fresh and there is a wide selection of everything and they stick things such as purple cauliflower that I...More

Thank Danielle N
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This family run Pick your Own Farm and Farm shop is great for picking and buying top class fruit and veg. Great farm shop selling lots of additional veg / salads pickles cheeses et etc. Small cafe outlet offering meals and snacks with some gluten...More

1  Thank John G
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