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Eleanor's Byre

Spitalford | Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3DW, England
+44 1665 571371
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cake” (41 reviews)
“parsnips” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British
€€ - €€€
Spitalford | Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3DW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing, quirky gift shop, lovely donkey and pig in the field (Doris and Mabel). Very nice staff, GREAT customer server and awesome "lime, ginger and parsnip" cake.

Thank WenchOnABench
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great cakes, good coffee, interesting gift shop. The pigs in the orchard will eat anything. Worth a trip

Thank Maghullsaint
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Lovely tearoom steeped in history. Only gave a 4 because there are so few tables but there is a fabulous selection of teas and coffees and delicious cakes

Thank lynnesam
Reviewed 8 September 2018

This was our first visit to the lovely Eleanor's Byre, where we were greeted by the very friendly, helpful and professional owner, who made us feel welcome, and also provided lots of local information. Excellent coffee served in lovely cups - a shame we had...More

Thank Kitty-Jay C
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Lovely shop and cafe. The cakes are to die for, I had almond, orange an sweet potato yum yum. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I could buy all the items in the shop but I particularly love the hogben cups and jugs etc,...More

Thank Kathleen A
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We found Eleanor’s Byre by chance and were happy that we did. The two girls working there couldn’t have been more welcoming to us and all the other customers. We sat outside with our drinks and lemon drizzle cake and then enjoyed a mooch around...More

Thank TWC1234
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Had some time to waste whilst my partner was at a business meeting. Scones were the best I have ever tasted, and the soup was superb. Very friendly, and happy staff. Highly recommended.

Thank animaljreid
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Combined Cafe and Craft shop, couple of tables inside with others outside. Interesting crafts. Well served cuppa and delicious cakes.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely coffee - as always. Great cake too. Best use of root vegetables- in my opinion- put them in a delicious cake. We had apple, walnut and ginger cake and lime, parsnip and ginger cake. Excellent service. Staff are so kind, happy and polite. Very...More

Thank 07marthalee
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent coffee and cake ..I had the courgette and lemon. Nice gift shop Friendly staff Interesting history and toilets

Thank acc48
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Angie H
13 February 2018|
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Response from Ralph W | Reviewed this property |
There's a seating area outside where we have always sat with our dogs. We've never taken our dogs inside.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spitalford | Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 571371
Small coffee and cake type of place with a small shop attached selling luxury items.
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