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The Carding Shed / Oil Can Cafe

Dobroyd Mills | Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Hepworth HD9 1AF, England
+44 1484 680300
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Unique surroundings

Having a cup of tea and a slice of cake or a lunch, you cannot help but let your eyes wonder around... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Stephen P
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Something different

The staff I dealt with at this cafe are fantastic, from the way they are presented to the service... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Carding Shed is found in Hepworth near Holmfirth, a multi-venue attraction based around a vintage theme. It's a lovely place to visit for the car, coffee, and vintage enthusiast! Combining a Classic Car Display, Automobilia, Vintage Clothes Shop, Antiques Store, local hand made gifts, and the amazing Oil Can Cafe serving freshly made Breakfasts, Lunches or Afternoon Tea all made from locally sourced products. So come join us, and feel as though you have stepped back in time!Free WIFI and Free Parking on site.Open Monday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“afternoon tea” (60 reviews)
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Dobroyd Mills | Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Hepworth HD9 1AF, England
+44 1484 680300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Having a cup of tea and a slice of cake or a lunch, you cannot help but let your eyes wonder around all of the sights in this unique cafe. It is a trip down memory lane for classic car enthusiasts along with bicycles and...More

Thank Stephen P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff I dealt with at this cafe are fantastic, from the way they are presented to the service they deliver. The setting is quirky, being in an old mill, and this may not suit everybody but I love it. They've found their niche and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place. Went here for lunch. It is a hidden gem especially for car and bike enthusiasts but its still a delightful place even if you are not. There are a few shops around the outer edge of the cafe, more like emporiums....More

Thank Jaygee02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy locally sourced high quality food, cooked to a high standard and presented in an appetizing manner whilst sat alongside classic cars. It is a thoroughly enjoyable and unusual experience.

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must if you are in the area. You might never know it is there unless someone tells you about it. The most wonderful food, but the best is their high tea of super sandwiches, gorgeous cakes, scones and jam and cream. Surrounding...More

Thank Alvis G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this little gem is out of the way, it is surprisingly busy. The Carding Shed has interesting shops and the Oil Can Cafe serves up delicious food - not to mention the cakes!

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a splendid little cafe this is. Off the beaten track, a hidden gem. Back to the olden days with vintage shops & classic car's to view whilst listening to Elvis! Home cooked food & cakes - chunky chips a must! All the family had...More

Thank rach1307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the decor, ambience, location but a little disappointed with the vehicles on show and unable to see further cars behind the barriers, onto lunch it was nice but nothing special infact I was little disappointed as everything we have heard I expected more, they...More

Thank rysenior
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An unusual setting for a cafe: surrounded by vintage cars, bikes and other memorabilia and shops makes this an interest place to spend an hour. The staff were friendly and the lunches on offer were tasty. We ordered beef and gravy in a bap and...More

Thank GreenwichSarah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited cafe on a Saturday lunch time and despite it being busy the service was very good; the food was faultless and the portions generous especially the ploughmans and we all enjoyed the quirky environment too

Thank janstoke1
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Mark S
7 May 2016|
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Response from DaveHLeeds | Reviewed this property |
To fully clarify, the Garage Tours are bookable in advance and cost £10.00 per person including breakfast - these are very popular and get booked up in advance. The general cafe and shops are free There are a number of... More