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Yew Tree Barn

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Fascinating

Arts, crafts, cards, jewellery, beer and spirits plus a remarkable selection of antiques... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anton_Smith
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Best scones in the lake district!

I absolutely LOVE this place. Delicious breakfast/lunch, better coffee and EVEN BETTER scones... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
Hannah S
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Huge Lake District Barn, home to Architectural Antiques, Salvage & Reclamation, Art & Craft Galleries, Garden Furniture & Statuary, Gary Eccles Furniture Restorer, John Law Bespokers Forge Blacksmith, and Harry's Cafe Bar for delicious home cooked...more
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Low Newton, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6JP, England
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+44 15395 31498
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arts, crafts, cards, jewellery, beer and spirits plus a remarkable selection of antiques, bric-a-brac and curiosities from a bygone era, including sinks, fireplaces, a stuffed pheasant in a case, various clocks, a fur coat and more door furniture than it is possible to imagine! A...More

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Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Anton, thank you for even trying to list the remarkable range of goods available at Yew Tree Barn, and that's without mentioning the garden antiques and Harry's CafeBar! Glad you enjoyed your visit, and for taking the time write a review; we hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't put my finger on it but was a bit disappointed when we visited here recently. Their advert and leaflet were more impressive than the place itself. I know what is junk to one person is a good find for another but what they had...More

1  Thank Chisi76
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chisi76, I am very sorry that you were disappointed by your visit to Yew Tree Barn, we try hard to have a good range of items across all price brackets and aim to be competitive in what we offer. Our stock is constantly changing...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely LOVE this place. Delicious breakfast/lunch, better coffee and EVEN BETTER scones! Warning.. they are addictive. I often come here on my own and the staff instantly make me feel welcome and looked after! A shout out to one man who is always working...More

Thank Hannah S
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

WOW! Thank you! You can't get much higher praise; we're thrilled to read such a fabulous review. Recognition from someone in the business means such a lot, the staff are so pleased to have their efforts recognised, and your excellent recommendation is very highly valued....More

Reviewed August 1, 2018

It’s always a pleasure to visit, the staff are so attentive and friendly and the food is lovely. Also love exploring the interesting reclamation area.

Thank kathrynMBH
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you Kathryn for your all round recommendations, we all really appreciate our customers taking the time to tell others about Yew Tree Barn and Harry's CafeBar. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit, and we hope to see you again. Pamela

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited the once a month evening opening of Harrys café. There is a great atmosphere and as always the cafe interior provides a lovely setting. We had 3 courses each. So out of the 6 dishes, we would rate 5 of them as 5☆....More

1  Thank lisa j
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you very much for sending in a review, and we're very pleased with the 5* rating, but obviously disappointed to hear you weren't happy with your vegetarian dish. Adam (our chef) is happy to take your comments on board and it's a fair criticism...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Off the main road now but worth a stop. The cafe is small but the food all home made and delicious.Plenty of antiques to wonder why you throw those things of grandma's away!! Also some nice gift ideas to tempt you as well.

Thank ladygee516
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you! Glad you enjoyed your stop, Yew Tree Barn is easy to find even though we're now just off the main road, and with plenty of parking when you get here. Hope to see for more temptation on another visit. Best wishes, Pamela

Reviewed June 3, 2018

Visited this place during the May half term. The food and coffee was great and my wife loved the soup. The cafe was lovely and there were lots of interesting things in the reclamation yard outside. The gift shop had some nice items in it....More

Thank Rob N
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thank you very much for your all round good review. This helps visitors thinking of coming to Yew Tree Barn appreciate the variety and interest of offerings here and we hope to see you and your family again sometime.

Reviewed May 9, 2018

Ate lunch here today with a friend. As always, friendly reception and delicious food. An excellent range of antiques, interesting and varied gifts and cards. Always a pleasure to visit.

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Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Thank you, we really appreciate your comments, and that you find that we are consistent in offering our mix of friendly service, good food and antiques/gifts etc Please keep on visiting, enjoying, and spreading the word!

Reviewed May 7, 2018

Lovely cafe with charming gentleman who sorted our breakfast order, freshly cooked and very flavoursome. Totally recommend. Shop can only be recommended if you wear tweed and expect everyone to make way. At least we were pushed out of the way to make way and...More

1  Thank JHollie
Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Firstly, thank you for taking the time to post a review, and we're pleased that you enjoyed your breakfast In Harry's CafeBar so much and can recommend it to other customers. However we're clearly very disappointed with your comments about the shop. I hate to...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018

We came to yew tree for breakfast as suggested by our Air bnb hosts and the breakfast was average. However, we then went for a look around the shop and my mum wanted to buy a photograph the lady said that she would get it...More

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Pamela W, Owner at Yew Tree Barn, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

We are devastated that you feel this way about your visit to Yew Tree Barn. I hate to think that this is how you believe we treat our customers and there has clearly been a misunderstanding, as we would never discriminate based on clothing, accent...More

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DianeB1914
March 12, 2018|
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Response from Pamela W | Property representative |
Dear Diane, I apologise for the delay in answering your question, it has just popped up! We wouldn't claim to be experts in old newspapers sadly but if you were to bring them in we could certainly have a look for you and try... More
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MajorcaMolly
October 10, 2015|
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Response from Pamela W | Property representative |
Hello, yes you're very welcome to bring your dog, they can go through the whole of the barn, including Harry's CafeBar. We look forward to welcoming you.
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