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Creative Gardens

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34 Stockbridge Road | Down, Northern Ireland. BT21 0PN, Donaghadee BT21 0PN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9188 3603
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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After all the rave reviews, my husband and i were really looking forward to visiting this garden centre and eating in its award winning restaurant. I appreciate it was Easter and everywhere was busy, but to serve HOT food first, then wait for the l0-people in front to decide on tray bake, dessert, tea/coffee etc., by the time we were... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the restaurant on Good Friday. Was busy as usual. Ordered chicken and broccoli bake with mash and veg and a stew. Both were very tasty. However as with previous reviews it may be best if the tray bakes/desserts were served in a different area than the main meals. The chicken and broccoli bake was slightly cool by the time... More 

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Hawick
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371 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A glorious selection of gifts for every occasion, presented very well. Lovely selection of well kept plants and all things garden. Topped off by lovely coffee/lunch/afternoon tea facility. Food is always of a high standard and staff are very professional and efficient.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

In short - overcharged on a lot of my purchases followed by awful customer service, insinuated I switched the prices then ignored when I contacted them after. The full story - During a visit last week I purchased 17 items, I thought after paying it seemed a little more expensive than I was expecting so when I got to my... More 

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Millisle, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We as a group of girls called for coffee and scones they where beautiful As usual however the new additional of the kiddie play area is wonderful for keeping the wee ones occupied for those of us who have left ours at nursery or school etc it's not such a welcome addition.

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Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

A good morning get together or an afternoon coffee this is the place to be. The food is wholesome and the desserts are wonderful. Good size portions and the shop and garden centre is amazing to wonder round.

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Thank 355holidays
northern ireland
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243 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I recently visited this place with my parents for coffees, teas steamers and dessert of course! We shared a banoffee pie which was beautiful can't wait to return for more in the new year!

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Thank zobo1
Belfast, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here today with two of my chums. One who had not been before was pleasently surprised. We started with a walk round the gift shop, moved onto the clothes and children's toys, into the plants, the xmas sale items and then called into the onsite cafe for lunch. We did not have to queue long, prices were very reasonable... More 

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Great choices for lunch Great choice of knick knacks and gifts Great choice of plants and flowers What's not to love

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

What a fantastic place to visit whether it just be to treat yourself to a coffee, food or purchase gifts! I have been here several times before and it never fails to live up to my expectations! I made a visit yesterday afternoon and as usual the shop was clean and tidy and the displays excellent. I could easily buy... More 

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Thank Alan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Stockbridge Road | Down, Northern Ireland. BT21 0PN, Donaghadee BT21 0PN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Donaghadee
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9188 3603

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?