Dobbies Garden Centre, Paisley
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This is one of Dobbies smaller and longer established garden centres.
It is a more traditional garden centre compared to the normal Dobbies superstore
appearance of the modern ones.
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Dobbies Garden Centre in the Paisley area. Click any
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The range of plants stocked at Dobbies Garden Centre in Paisley include
most gardener's favourites. Limited space means that there are no specialist areas to
note. All hardy plants come with Dobbies' well known five year guarantee. They all
looked to in good condition . The layout of the plants area was in a pleasant and
informal manner. There is a small covered area stocking seasonal plants but the majority
of the area is uncovered.
INDOOR SALES AREA
The indoor sales area stocks a wide range of plant feeds, tools and general
garden accessories and this will meet the needs of the vast majority of gardeners.
Dobbies at Paisley also stock cards, gifts, games, barbecues and garden furniture.
The general layout of the indoor area is unremarkable but sufficiently informal to
The cafe area is separate from the outside area and gave a bright and
airy appearance. The decor is basic with plastic tables and chairs but the atmosphere is
homely and friendly. They serve a full breakfast up to 11.30am at �4.95. Other meals are
mainly of the snack type including hot potatoes (�4.25), paninis (�4.50), baguettes
(�4.50) and toasties at �4.25. There is also a good range of cakes, teas and coffees.
The prices were about average with quality being good.
There were no queues at the cafe and hot food was served to your table by
GARDEN SHEDS / GREENHOUSES
There was a good range of house plants, well displayed and they looked very healthy. Prices
were about average.
Functional and good working order
There is sufficient parking near the main entrance on flat and level ground.
DIRECTIONS AND CONTACT
The address is:
Dobbies Garden Centre,
Paisley PA2 7AD
Tel: 0141 887 5422
A map can be found
Our sat nav got us there based on the town and road name given above.
Disabled access was reasonable both indoors and outdoors. There was however some small
areas which were cobbled but not significant enough to cause problems for wheelchair access.
Monday 9am to 6pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 6pm
Wednesday to Saturday 9am to 6pm
Sunday 10am to 6pm
A pleasant and friendly garden centre which should meet the gardening needs of Paisley
well. The cafe is basic but clean, friendly and with helpful staff.
The lowest rating is 1 star, the highest rating is 5 stars.
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