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Mainsgill Farm

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Huge car park, and camels and other animals greet you as you drive in to Mainsgill. Yes camels... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bridget M
Richmond, United Kingdom
lovely place

We stopped for lunch here and could not beleive the scale of the place. From the lovely tea room... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Workington, United Kingdom
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East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
+44 1325 718860
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Reviewed yesterday

Huge car park, and camels and other animals greet you as you drive in to Mainsgill. Yes camels, three of them. Children and adults enjoy seeing the animals and there are children's facilities to play on outside too. Inside a great food hall, sweet department...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch here and could not beleive the scale of the place. From the lovely tea room, shop, deli, butchery, Christmas department, childrens platy areas, farm to visit, camels, there is such a lot..Prices on par with this sort of place, but the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alisdairt
Reviewed 1 week ago

This farm shop sells everything edible, from meats and vegetables to jams and chutneys, and at this time of year it has an extensive range of Christmas goods. It is all nicely laid out, with lots of staff to help you. The upstairs has clothes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Soozee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to get some things for a dinner. Was blown away with the choices, meat, fruit, veg, alcohol... All locally produced and sourced, just wish we lived locally! Upstairs has a nice selection of clothing and household gifts and as we were there close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christopher121985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place to stop on the way to a destination. We had the cooked breakfast which was nice but I would have liked to have been offered the choice of white or whole meal toast, filter or Americano coffee, unfortunately we weren’t!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 32SueS32
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Called in for late lunch on way to Scotland. My wife enjoyed her food but I was a bit disappointed with my beef Bourguignon, it was a bit on the measly side and the whole meal was on the cold side, I know I should...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank redscarfox
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Filled with specialty food, drink, gifts and clothing... with a clean and attractive cafe... well worth a stop on the A66 or to make a special visit. Stocking everyday items such as meat bread and vegetables this is also somewhere to get all the ingredients...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Brigantian1
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I would never have expected to be seeing camels at a farm shop..They are incredibly well looked after I must say.....The shop itself is well stocked and staff were ever so polite and helpful .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Arrived around lunch time but plenty of seating available. I would prefer to find a table then order or have table service as when you have a two yr old Grandchildren it is a bit much for them to choose while standing in a queue....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank boydy73
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

As well as the animals for the kids to enjoy the farm shop is excellent. High class food with samples to try. A lovely place to stop off, relax and enjoy the quality on offer. Very nice !

Date of experience: August 2018
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17 June 2018|
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Response from TeesdaleMudpies | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know but didn’t see any there are outside tables though so maybe
31 March 2017|
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Response from patriciamty | Reviewed this property |
It's a working farm with an array of animals that you can see. There is no cost involved. It has a very large farm shop, shopping area, restaurant and a children' s play area. Well worth a visit and very popular.