Birchencliffe Garden Centre

Welcome to Birchencliffe Garden Centre

Birchencliffe Garden Centre in Huddersfield is your one-stop shop for all your gardening needs. Whether you are just getting started on your first garden project or are a seasoned gardener, you can enjoy quality and value at our garden centre. The restaurant serves delicious meals, snacks, afternoon teas, and specials daily.

Wanting to visit? We are located on Birchencliffe Hill Road, off the A629, the centre has everything you need for your garden and more!

Find Us: 75 Birchencliffe Hill Rd, Huddersfield HD3 3NJ
W3W: Coast Passes Duke

About Birchencliffe Garden Centre

Birchencliffe Garden Centre, once known as Armitage’s Garden Centre and owned by the Armitage family first opened in 1842 and has been operating as a garden centre ever since. It became part of the British Garden Centres family in 2019.  

This incredible two-storey centre is split between the garden centre and the restaurant upstairs, which has a customer lift making it accessible to all. The Gardener’s Retreat Restaurant has a stunning variety of delicious main meals and tasty treats. So, whether you’re wanting our infamous crispy golden battered fish and chips or a homemade scone, we have what you need! It is a great place to relax whilst shopping.  

We have a friendly team of experts, on hand to help you with anything you need whilst shopping with us. Our centre welcomes coach trips, we are wheelchair accessible and dog friendly, and we also offer home delivery on larger items.  We look forward to welcoming you into the centre. 

Birchencliffe Garden Centre Opening Hours

Monday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 10.00am - 4.30pm
(Tills Open at 10.30am)

(The Restaurant closes 30 Minutes before these times.)

We are OPEN Bank Holiday Monday (28th August)

We are here to help

Call us at

01484 536010

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Gardeners' Retreat

Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious meal in beautiful surroundings. We serve breakfast, lunches, afternoon teas (pre-booking required), and daily specials. So call in and join us for a bite to eat or a leisurely coffee and cake. Special dietary requirements? Tell our friendly team, and we will be happy to help and advise - we always try to cater for all.
We look forward to welcoming you.



The Christmas shop at Birchencliffe Garden Centre opens soon. Take a walk around our Christmas themes in-store and get inspiration for your home. From Baubles and decorations to real Christmas trees and lighting we have everything you need to make Christmas perfect this year.

Breakfast with Santa

Give your children a magical Christmas experience to remember for years to come with our Breakfast with Santa at Birchencliffe Garden Centre. Booking opening shorlty for our Breakfast with Santa experience.

Meet the Team

Sarah Piggford

Centre Manager

Restaurant Manager

Autumn Gardening

This year we want everyone to have a go at gardening, that's why we put together useful guides and blogs to help you every step of the way. Visit Birchencliffe Garden Centre for all your gardening essentials. Whether your a seasoned professional or a complete beginner we have loads of tips and advice to help you create your perfect Autumn Garden.

Shop Online

Have you seen our new online store? You can now shop British Garden Centres 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from the comfort of your home. Can't make it to Birchencliffe Garden Centre? Don't worry we have everything you need from all your gardening essentials to BBQs and Outdoor Furniture already to be delivered straight to your door.

Family Card

Become a member of the British Garden Centres Family Card and you'll receive exclusive offers, vouchers and invites to exclusive events throughout the year.

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Looking to join our team? View all our job opportunities here