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Elliott's Shop

Lower Fore Street, Saltash, England
+44 1752 844846
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Back in time

We had a great few hours here,looking at all the old food in the shop .we also thought what a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
michaelbay2015
,
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Amazing

I use to to Mr Elliot's when I was small so it is lovely to go and see it as a museum, brought back... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
crcsaltash
,
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jan 2017
“Amazing”
13 Aug 2017
“Back in time”
LOCATION
Lower Fore Street, Saltash, England
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+44 1752 844846
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a great few hours here,looking at all the old food in the shop .we also thought what a wonderful array of interesting things ,connected to the old shop.to see it just as it was left was really nice.

Thank michaelbay2015
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I use to to Mr Elliot's when I was small so it is lovely to go and see it as a museum, brought back a few good memories. Not open all the time but good to see.

Thank crcsaltash
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely historic shop showing and teaching kids how and what it was like to work in a old shop! Recommended to families and teachers for educational purposes.

Thank Fin_Sct
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Not much to see Only open short hours Staff nice but not much help about saltash Not easy access for wheelchairs or disabled Worth a visit if in the area

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Came in several years ago but didn't stay for long and just heard the basics. Came upon it again today and there were two chatty ladies from the Tamar Protection Society anxious to help people make the most of it. I didn't go out back...More

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Elliott's store is a look back in time , the doors where closed on decimalisation and not much has changed since then ( apart from us getting older ) reminisce as much as you like!!

1  Thank JohnBoySaltash
Reviewed 24 January 2013

It was the big event in Saltash, the turning on of the christmas lights. Lots of fun in Fore Street with stalls, childrens lantern parade and all the shops open. I went into Eillotts store and was welcomed with a mulled wine and biscuit. The...More

3  Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 5 July 2011

An opportunity to look at how a small local shop ran into the buffers in the 1970s. An increase in rates and the inevitability of decimalisation proved too much for the aging owner who did not want change and who had no one to succeed...More

5  Thank Jannerbloke
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Oxford
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Reviewed 17 June 2005

The memories came flooding back every where I looked. The shop is exactly how it was when it closed so even the 1970's packaging bought back great memories. You can see how time progressed in the shop through things like the old gaslights, the grocery...More

14  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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