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Furzeleigh Down Dairy

Furzeleigh Down Farm Cooks Lane, Axminster EX13 5SQ, England
+44 1297 32159
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  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sea buckthorn” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (34 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Furzeleigh Down Farm Cooks Lane, Axminster EX13 5SQ, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Beautiful location.... friendly service, we are always made welcome. I walk with a group plus dogs.This is one of our regular stops, good honest drinks, cakes, ice cream and smiles, A café... not a restaurant!

1  Thank devonvisitor0
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is hidden away on a residential lane , although there are signs on the road you could miss the turn to cooks lane if coming from the marshwood road so drive slowly , if you hit hunters lodge you've gone to far . On...More

1  Thank Mrs M B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

So very slow serving and coffee only OK. Scones only reasonable although cream really nice and rich.. Worth a visit on a nice day for the view.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This gem of a tea room is tucked away down a residential lane. The barn offers tea and other drinks with scones or cakes as well as a variety of flavoured ice cream made at the dairy. The cream tea I had was fabulous. The...More

1  Thank trudyballard
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Gorgeous setting, lovely lady, delicious ice cream. Stunning view of countryside. Lovely decor and ambience.

1  Thank LNMary
Reviewed 8 February 2018

As a family with young kids, we have been using Furzeleigh Down as our 'bolt-hole' for a couple of years now. As well as baby-changing facilities, the enclosed grass banks make for the perfect playing arena for the kids with just enough to keep them...More

1  Thank WineryTeam
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous find, delicious ice cream made on the premises with milk from their own cows. Cream teas and more available. Amazing views and very friendly owners

2  Thank 76jessb76
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Take a detour to find this lovely cafe, the ice cream and cream teas are amazing, scones are fantastic. The lady running the cafe is so welcoming and really enjoys her job and chatting with everyone. Wish I lived nearer so I could visit more...More

2  Thank Shona S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

A quirky little tea room worth a visit for a special ice cream if passing, the lady was very friendly and was able to tell us about local history.

3  Thank James K
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My husband and I stopped here en route to Lyme. It is worth braving the narrow road to experience the ice cream made on the farm. We took ours away but you could sit in the cabin or outside and enjoy the view. When we...More

3  Thank Lucky13s
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Furzeleigh Down Farm Cooks Lane, Axminster EX13 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 32159
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Fresh milk from our own cows, the "Inspiration" herd, of Holstein Fresians form the basis of our delicious, hand made Devon ice cream.
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