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Bluebell's Dairy

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Excellent for young families. Great attractions for small children. The café is lovely whilst... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Angela H
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Derby, United Kingdom
A nice place for a day out and fab ice cream

I decided to visit with my mum and 7 month old son whilst the weather was still warm enough to eat... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Emma844
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Amsterdam
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About
Family run Ice Cream Tea Rooms and Animal Patch. All our luxury artisan ice cream is made on the farm from our own cows milk. We have a good selection to try in our Tea Rooms. The Tea Rooms, offers a good range of delicious homemade food and cake.
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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
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+44 1332 673924
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

I love coming here we always enjoy it. The new restaurant Is really nice it's not cheap but you get what you pay for. The do a scrummy breakfast. My children love playing in the play area and the sand and also feeding the animals....More

5  Thank Nic R
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Visited for a cream tea with my two daughters on a beautiful sunny day. Huge mistake! For £15 we got dirty crockery, very stained teaspoons and rock hard scones. I refused the crockery and the girl assistant went and washed them because they had ran...More

12  Thank DerbyCazza
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Popped in for elevenses. Up the track to the modern spick and span purpose built barn. Friendly, helpful staff guided our choice of cake then barista'd away a delicious coffee. Everyone happy inside a warm bright space looking out on the children's farm and activities...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we took our 3 year old grandson here on saturday he loved it there was plenty to keep him entertained & had a beautiful ice cream even though the weather was really cold the best things were the corn barn & the mini panto put...More

Thank qegs169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I regularly take our grandchildren here. It is simply a wonderful day out with a couple of youngsters. Get yourself on the "Bouncy flatbed thing" its tremendous. Take a picnic, buy an ice cream, have a bundle of fun.

Thank Johncrad1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My toddler had a marvellous time in the playbarn, outdoor play area and especially on the inflatable pillow. We ran out of time to see the animals! Looking forward to coming back on a regular basis.

Thank sylvworld
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Excellent for young families. Great attractions for small children. The café is lovely whilst eating my Eaton Mess which was superb a lady came in with small child needing child seat. Staff not only got the child seat. They cleaned the seat fully before the...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had a lovely time with the grandchildren here. It has a play barn with a corn pit, a hay mountain and ride on tractors toys. Excellent cafe with delicious food. Out side it has plenty of well care for animals to feed, goats, sheep,donkeys, pigs...More

Thank Pearl652
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I decided to visit with my mum and 7 month old son whilst the weather was still warm enough to eat ice cream. It was our first time. It's £4.50 per adult and a £1 for food for the animals. We decided to eat first....More

Thank Emma844
Reviewed 24 September 2018

On a drive we decided to simply get an ice cream. The long drive up to Blurbells has an appalling road surface full of potholes which have to be very carefully negotiated. This has put us off returning especially as I have had to have...More

Thank PaulDilks
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Brilliant for children's parties. They do all the work while you relax. even had a tour of the animals. perfect for ages 2yrs to 6/7. Would highly recomend

Thank MidlandsGardener
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Our visit to Bluebells is usually to visit the cafe/tea rooms which we have done fairly regular over the years but now feel that they seem to have it wrong regarding prices they charge for everyday sort of refreshments. When we first visited the prices...More

Thank KenC3054
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bbeautifull
27 October 2018|
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Response from Lynn H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, when we were there we took our granddaughter and she had beans on toast and I'm pretty sure they had fruit drinks for sale. I had a salad and my husband had ham, egg and chips. They have tea, coffee,water too. Lots of... More
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MrsBee3
8 April 2017|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your question. The best route is down Footpath No. 22 which comes off Sancroft road, which will bring you across the fields. The only other route is down Locko Road but this is a very busy road and there is... More
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