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Mainsgill Farm Tea Room

on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
+44 1325 718860
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (79 reviews)
“gift shop” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We call at Mainsgill on our way to Scotland at least once a year and it is always excellent. Went in on our way to Scotland on May 13th 2017 and on our way back on May 20th had a lunch there the first time...More

Thank Vanda M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited with my family while on hols food in restaurant good shop excellent we left items behind and on tel call was refunded excellent

Thank Gareth P
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great place to stop off on the A66 especially on the way over to the Lakes. Food is always good and reasonably priced. Great selection of food goodies and gifts in the shop and now also upstairs a retail clothing outlet. There are various...More

Thank jandy2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This farmshop to me is one of the best around the food is fantastic there food hall is well stocked with plenty of meats and cheeses and the clothing and gift area is amazing will call again soon when passing

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say?? We visited on the way to our weekend break and all was fine. We sat at a table, selected our food from the menu then placed our orders. Food arrived, it was fine. We ordered cakes and more drinks. On the...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are often up and down from Cumbria and we always stop in Mainsgill and we have never been disappointed. The service is quick and friendly. The food is well priced £7.95 for a huge roast dinner with large amounts of meat. Beautiful desserts and...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a pit stop to break up a long journey for our toddler. The food is good and portions are generous however it is very expensive. Foodies will love the deli shop area with local produce. There were sheep and goats to see....More

Thank KiwiGlasgow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we used to go here all the time but its a long way from where we live and now we are pensioners have to watch our pennies but when we do go we are treated as family we love the animals the products the staff...More

Thank faypage23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Breakfast on our way upto the north east. We even stopped on the way back to pick up a chicken and leak pie which was excellent. We will definitely be stopping here again just a shame its not a bit closer to home.

Thank Alvision
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to visit. Llamas, shetland ponies and two camels in the fields surrounding the car park. The best lunch we've had in a long time and very fair priced. Lots of lovely shopping too. The butchery was amazing. Will visit again when in...More

Thank Liz C
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Colin B
Is outside eating dog friendly.
18 July 2016|
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Colin B
Is the outside eating dog friendly.
18 July 2016|
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Response from marie e | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely 😊
Hello just wondering if Santa is visiting the farm this year
20 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: on A66 | East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 718860
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This location is shown as an attraction, but it is also an important eating place on this highway.