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The Rock Gardens Caves & Nursery

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Passing time

A nice pleasant walk around the well kept gardens , thought we would stop as driven past it many... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
percyNewtonAbbot
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newton abbot
A lovely little cafe

I can only comment on the cafe as we didn't have time to visit the gardens and caves. First... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Mike E
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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible34%
15 Jul 2017
“day visit”
8 Jan 2017
“Passing time”
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Rock Nursery Station Hill, Dartmoor National Park, Chudleigh, England
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

We went to visit on our holiday in july and found it closed and the nursery derelict . However we continued to Canonteign falls and it was beautiful .

1  Thank mistyjill8
Reviewed 8 January 2017

A nice pleasant walk around the well kept gardens , thought we would stop as driven past it many times , also a small nursery there , worth a look

3  Thank percyNewtonAbbot
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This place no longer in operation it's a shame where there is no sign to say it's closed so we all had a good look round thats 4 of us and a dog there was signs for caves and waterfull all dryed up and run...More

7  Thank Kathryn T
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Not much to see. Very amateur. Frankly dangerous in some places, amazed at the steep uneven steps and no handrails. Tea was poor.

1  Thank L440ILdavidf
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Been before knew what to expect and wanted my mum of 72 to experience the amazing food in the great little cafe. The lovely lady was there again, wish I asked her name, next time ;-) We arrived 20 minutes before she was due to...More

Thank 1red
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I can only comment on the cafe as we didn't have time to visit the gardens and caves. First impressions are that the site is run down, as the nursery is now shut, but the cafe is clean and cosy inside and there is also...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We called withour grandchidren and it is a magical place with the limestone rocks and the caves. It has so much potential just needs someone attention and money spending on it to improve paths and the gardens. The children thought it was great to explore...More

1  Thank pburgess2016
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We enjoy gojng to caves and being outside as a family, so this place ticked all the boxes. I can kind of see why some people may mark the place down on first impressions, but once inside it's a pretty Fantastic place. It was cheap...More

1  Thank CS30
Reviewed 10 August 2015

don't bother.looked abandoned.nothing there to see just run down unattended garden tatty looking café that was closed apparently opens at the weekends only.

Thank amanda m
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

The reason I'm marking it down is that the huge UKIP billboard at the front may offend. I'm not sure it will attract any new custom, but it will certainly put others off. We won't be going again.

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