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A Lovely Park

This lovely park is just 0.7 of a mile ,a 15 minute walk from Romford town centre there is a Car... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeff P
Excellent food and service

We always enjoy our visits to the restaurant in the park - the food is good and the service prompt... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Iris H
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tennis courts”(32 reviews)
“feed the ducks”(14 reviews)
“play area”(15 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Parkway, Romford RM2 5PA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lovely park is just 0.7 of a mile ,a 15 minute walk from Romford town centre there is a Car Park on the opposite side of Main Road and crossing lights there is a Raphael's Resaurent at the entrance and in the centre of...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always enjoy our visits to the restaurant in the park - the food is good and the service prompt and pleasant

Thank Iris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very large well kept park. A massive lake with families of geese and ducks. You can fish if you get a licence. They have turned the groundskeeper house into a post restaurant which a shame as they have knocked done the old food hut that...More

Thank maria r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Raphael Park's is kind of a hidden gem in Romford. It is located very close to Romford's town centre and it is surrounded by beautiful houses. In the park there a really well kept lake with ducks and lovely views, and you can feed the...More

Thank tobalUK
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely Clean, well kept park... From the Lake with the Ducks to the Restaurant, Tennis Courts, Playground Area. This park has everything. Was very impressed as haven’t been over here since I was little. The Cafeteria at the far end of the park is a...More

Thank marie h
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is a beautiful park with a lake and fountain. It is a lovely place for a break from the city. You can walk or enjoy some delicious fish and chips in the park.

Thank apritchy
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The park is split across two sites seperated by the main road into Romford. Each side has parks and tennis courts (which are free to use when not being used by clubs) and there is a lake on the side next to Raphael Restaurant. You...More

Thank Keeley M
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We went to this park on Wednesday to feed the ducks but very few ducks there. Only one adult duck and a few ducklings and no swans to be seen. We were a bit disappointed. There wasn't any bouncy castles either compared to last year....More

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Have to admit to some bias as this is our local parkland. Historically the landscape belonged to the Raphael family but 'sold' to the people of Romford/Havering in the '50s. This is a thriving conservation area with many species of trees and plants and the...More

Thank Elliott P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I visit this park regularly and walk through it for a scenic route it’s a great park for all ages with a play area tennis courts various fields restaurants and birds with a bird food purchase at the side of the lake. I would recommend...More

Thank Cleo O
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Terry S
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Response from Allison P | Reviewed this property |
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James S
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Response from Pamela H | Reviewed this property |
Don't think this would be allowed
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
If you enter from the Main Road Gates and walk along the path with the lake on your left you should follow the path round as it seems to move through trees and slightly away then from the lake with its resident ducks. If... More