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Surrey Docks Farm
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Did you know that there are more than a dozen farms dotted around London?! Proper farms that is, not just horse riding stables or allotments. Surrey Docks is my favourtie so far as it is in such an unassuming location. I discovered in on a recent ramble along the Thames bank - as a West Londoner I am not that familiar with this neck of the woods - and the walk from Rotherhithe to Greenwich was...more
A great variety of animals; pigs, cows, sheep, and goats, plus it is free entry. With the goats being a personal highlight.
The cafe is small but well looked after, and it is service with a smile, which made the visit even more enjoyable.
A great way to spend the day with your family or partner.more
Firstly, the farm is a lovely educational spot, bigger than the usual city farm. The selection of animals on show is impressive: pigs (and plenty of piglets!), a cow, sheep, goats, chickens, ducks, geese, ferrets, bees, and I'm sure I've even missed a few! They also grow plenty of different types of plants and vegetables. The shop sells fruit, veg and eggs from this farm and other local...more
Best breakfast south of the river, food meets farm meets canary wharf :) where else can you see a goat and canary wharf at the same time? Nowhere apart from here :)more
New to London and taking a walk along the Thames Path, I saw a sign for Surrey Docks Farm and Cafe Frizzante. What is this, I wondered. I happily approached and saw the "free entrance" sign, so I thought, why not?
Sure, it smells like a farm, but breathe through your mouth and get exploring! I'm glad I did :) I found pigs, chickens, rabbits, cows, donkeys, and goats to feed. There's an herb...more