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First visit but hopefully not the last

Though I live locally and have walked past the Gallery many times it was my first visit today... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Glossop, United Kingdom
Great visit, nice food, fascinating proprietor.

A really quirky art gallery and cafe run by a fascinating chap, Sean Wood. Sean writes columns for... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
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Air B&B, Cellar Bar Music Venue, Art Gallery, Bistro and Publishing House all under one roof. Sleeps up to 12 people, caters for up to forty five in the Cellar Bar, both food and drink to award winning standard, including Winner of the Northern Rail...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
99 Platt Street | Half a mile from Hadfield Railway Station and two miles from Glossop, Padfield, Glossop SK13 1EJ, England
+44 7736 175866
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Though I live locally and have walked past the Gallery many times it was my first visit today. With our local WI we arrived to be welcomed by Sean offering tea and coffee. All art materials were on hand and we had a morning art...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

A really quirky art gallery and cafe run by a fascinating chap, Sean Wood. Sean writes columns for local and national papers, teaches painting and paints himself, plays Irish folk music and is a pretty good cook. He probably does a lot of other things!...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Had a fab time last Wednesday. Didn't know what to expect but I thoroughly enjoyed it and got a warm welcome. Hope to go back soon

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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

To the initiated, it comes as no surprise. To those of you who haven't been here before, you must try the food. Sean can accommodate all tastes and a warm convivial atmosphere complements an extremely talented host who excels in cooking great food in a...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2017

Visited as a surprise. Welcomed by Sean (who must be one of the finest hosts in the land) coffee, toast and marmalade. Then you're set to paint, Sean's on hand to help, if you need it...I did. The end product is not the point, it's...More

1  Thank James D
Reviewed January 27, 2017

The gallery owner is very welcoming and enjoys sharing his knowledge of art, food, Irish folk music, nature and rugby. He will cook you a fantastic brunch with endless coffee, or just have a drink on its own. , and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank Sue A
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Been for art classes and meals - fabulous standard. Very much enjoyed live blues in The Cellar. Such a great venue and very comfortable and intimate. A gem of a place

Thank Ric52
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Just had an excellent birthday evening out at the Badger gallery. Sean put on a six course Mediterranean feast for eight of us. Great food, great craic and he even had real-ale on tap. A grand night out. Recommended!

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This was a fantastic night out. so much to do and the meal was amazing so much to eat. We had such a good time I would definitely recommend it and will go again as soon as I get the chance.

Thank hildahatch
Reviewed September 13, 2016

You go, you do art in the morning, you eat lunch, you do some more art in the afternoon, you go home. You laugh, you joke, you make new acquaintances or friends along the way. A friend and I went together as first-timers, and the...More

2  Thank SouthernMyst
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Amie L
November 8, 2016|
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Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
I don't honestly know, we left our dog in the car outside. It is, in part, a cafe so possibly not. If in doubt send the owner an email. Sorry.
July 23, 2016|
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Response from blesakhouse |
Sorry just realised that there were enquiries on here! Yes, yes and yes but to make sure I'm not galavanting please text 077361 75866. Woody