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Stepney City Farm

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Unexpectedly lovely.

Visited with my husband and 5 yrs old son. What a treat this has been. Animals look well cared for... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
KateM2309
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London, United Kingdom
Farmers market with butcher, baker, no candle sticks, but fishmonger and green grocer...

Good honest retailers selling good quality ethically sourced stuff.... By supporting this friendly... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
rory w
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Stepney City Farm in London’s East End is a working farm, Rural Arts Centre and community meeting place with a cafe and Farmers' Market 9.30am to 3pm every Saturday. We give children and adults a chance to meet farm animals, learn how to grow food...more
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Stepney High Street, London E1 3DG, England
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+44 20 7790 8204
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

I love this place and so glad it's just round the corner. It's easy to become jaded by buildings and cars, so it's great to go and check out the animals at the farm. It seems like they are on rotation because it's pot luck...More

2  Thank Ben J
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 August 2013 via mobile

I visited the farm and cafe with my little girl and went into the newly refurbished cafe on a weekday at 2.45pm, to be told that they closed at 2.30pm. We only wanted a bottle of mineral water and a juice as it was a...More

3  Thank Rachael B
Stepney C, Public Relations Manager at Stepney City Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2013

We're sorry you weren't able to enjoy your visit. As a small charity, we rely on volunteers and are only able to open a restricted number of hours. We advertise these on the website and on boards outside the main gate and by the cafe....More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Visited with my husband and 5 yrs old son. What a treat this has been. Animals look well cared for, plenty of teenage volunteers around learning and giving advise. Nice place for young children to learn where the food is coming from. There is a...More

Thank KateM2309
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I go here regularly for the weekly farmers market. Great quality produce and a really kind community feel makes me come back again and again. The cafe is lovely and I recommend their bacon sandwich. It's also lovely to walk around and see all the...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 30 July 2018

A family visit to this little oasis in the concrete jungle of London. It appeared a little haphazard but actually it was great for young children to play in the very safe farm yard. The animals all looked well cared for and my lot loved...More

Thank Beehiverocks
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Have now had Sunday breakfast here on 2 x occasions. The breakfast they serve is nice however the main issue is the portion sizes. For the £9 you pay for a full English, you get a relatively pitiful amount of everything. Only one sausage, 2...More

Thank BlahBlueBlah
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Yesterday in the heavy snow, I walked past this "farm". The poor chickens and rabbits were forced to endure the frosty, harsh conditions of the Beast from the East. With temperatures plummeting into the minus, these poor, defenceless animals, who were supposed to be protected...More

1  Thank xavia05
Reviewed 12 February 2018

When people visit my house I always take them here. Great cafe that uses produce made on the farm, fantastic farmers market on a Saturday. Also you can pay £1 for some food to feed the animals, which is fun. Fab day out for all...More

Thank teegirl8
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Good honest retailers selling good quality ethically sourced stuff.... By supporting this friendly little market you will help your mental health, physical health and do a little bit to make the world a better place............

Thank rory w
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is the sort of gem I would never have found without Tripadvisor. Absolutely authentic local volunteer effort that absolutely works. I asked Tripadvisor for recommendations for brunch in Stepney. Not many cafes serve goats cheese where you can see the very goats while you...More

Thank Ollopa
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

What a lovely way to start the weekend. Walk around the farm, have a lovely breakfast , most of it sourced straight from the farm, and then potter around the farmers market afterwards. Kids love this place too. A lot of work done by some...More

Thank holidayshoes
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very peaceful place to spend a few hours. Cafe sources food locally and has a great range of food ranging to cater fo every taste. Farm animals are very friendly and get on well with children.

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