Shiptonthorpe Garden Centre

Langlands Shiptonthorpe Garden Centre - Shiptonthorpe, York

Langlands Shiptonthorpe, York

The Langlands Shiptonthorpe Garden Centre is located on the A1079 between the historic towns of York and Beverley, nestled amidst the breathtaking rural countryside of the Yorkshire Wolds. It is the foremost garden centre of the Langlands group, having won multiple prestigious industry distinctions awarded by the Garden Centre Association, most notably Garden Centre of the Year in the North East Area Category. Find out more about our wide range of achievements from this news article highlighting our successes in the GCA Awards 2016.

Originally established by Walter Ducker in 1964, Langlands is still owned and managed by his sons, Robert and John, and their family. If you would like to know a little more about the distinguished history of Langlands, you can read all about our heritage.

Opening Times

We are open 9am ’til 6pm from Monday to Saturday, and also have a late opening night every Thursday until 8pm. On Sundays, we open from 10:30am to 4:30pm.

  • Mon to Sat: 9am – 6pm
  • Sun: 10:30am – 4:30pm
  • Open late nights on Thursdays till 8pm

At Shiptonthorpe, we are proud to offer our customers an extensive variety of services and departments. Our award-winning Coffee Shop and Café Bar serve up the very best delicious, wholesome, locally produced food and drink every day, most of which is freshly home-cooked on site. We source the vast majority of our ingredients from trusted local traders, and much of this produce is amongst the extensive range of items also available from our dedicated Farm Shop.

Serving Times – Café Bar

  • Mon to Sat: 9:30am – 5pm
  • Sun: 10:30 – 4:30pm

Serving Times – Coffee Shop

  • Mon to Sat: 9am -5:30pm, late opening until 7:30pm on Thursdays.
  • Sun: 10:30am – 4:30pm

Please note that hot food is available to order up until 30 minutes before closing time in either the Cafe Bar or the Coffee Shop.

Our Location:

Langlands Shiptonthorpe Contact Details:

  • Address:
    York Road (A1079)
    Shiptonthorpe

    York, YO43 3PN

  • Phone: 01430 873 426
  • Email: shiptonthorpe@langlands-nurseries.co.uk


You can also get in touch with Langlands Shiptonthorpe via our contact page.

Langlands Plan & Plant Garden Design ServiceLanglands Shiptonthorpe also hosts our exclusive Plan and Plant Garden Design service; our resident landscaping and garden design expert Niki Miller is available to help you to make your ideas a reality and to offer you advice and guidance on developing your outdoor spaces.

Our well-appointed Gift Shop provides you the opportunity to search for a perfect present for your loved ones; among the selection of top brands we have on offer, you can also find many locally-themed items reflecting the character and charm of Yorkshire.

Langlands Shiptonthorpe also hosts concessions of the world famous Edinburgh Woollen Mill, one of the UK’s largest high street chains with a wonderful selection of outdoor clothing, and Bose, one of the market leaders in home entertainment technology.

At Langlands, we operate under a stringent Environmental Policy, continuously taking steps to do our bit for the environment by making an active effort with in-store recycling, limiting wastage, and using sustainable materials in our packaging where possible as part of our commitment to minimise our carbon footprint. We also operate a no-smoking policy throughout the garden centre, which also currently applies to e-cigarettes.

Our greatest asset, however, is our enthusiastic, knowledgeable garden centre staff, who are always on hand to assist you with your purchases and to answer any questions you may have about our products and services. It is thanks to the diligence and professionalism of our whole team that we have achieved such high accolades from our customers and from the Garden Centre Association.

Take a look at our news article about the 2016 GCA Awards to learn more about our extensive range of achievements.

Langlands Shiptonthorpe - GCA Award Winners

In and around the store, we also provide:

  • Free parking for 250 cars, with dedicated parking for Child and Parent and Disabled spaces.
  • Local delivery service.
  • Carry-to-car service.
  • Complimentary wheelchair hire, and wheelchair access throughout the site.
  • A variety of events and functions catered by our friendly staff, such as Santa’s Landing each Christmas. Please check our Events page for more information.
  • Baby changing facilities.
  • We are happy to accommodate breast-feeding mums, just ask a member of staff!
  • Cash Machine on site, with no charge for use.

Events at Langlands Shiptonthorpe

Dec
3
Sat
Santa’s Grotto at Langlands Shiptonthorpe @ Langlands Shiptonthorpe
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without and visit to see Santa Claus and his happy helpers!

Come for a visit to Langlands Shiptonthorpe, and bring your children to meet Father Christmas in person in his new Grotto!

Each child gets to sit with Santa, and hand him their Christmas Wish List to make sure nothing gets left out! As an extra treat, Santa makes sure every child gets a special present and a chance to have a chat with Father Christmas to make a truly magical experience complete!

Santa Clause will be in residence at Langlands Shiptonthorpe each weekend from November 20th right up to Christmas, from 11am to 4pm.

Santa will be in his Grotto 11am to 4pm weekdays too from Dec 19th to the 23rd.

Take an enchanting trip to Santa’s Winter Wonderland in our Christmas Department, and create some magical memories for the whole family!

In addition, our award-winning Catering Outlets will be open to provide you with some wholesome winter warmers and refreshments, if you fancy a bite of traditional, home-cooked, festive Yorkshire Fayre during your visit to see Santa!

Entry for this Event is priced at £6.00 per child. For more information or just to discuss your requirements, drop our team an email on sales@langlands-nurseries.co.uk, or give us a call on 01430873426.

Dec
4
Sun
Breakfast with Santa at Langlands Shiptonthorpe @ Langlands Shiptonthorpe
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am

Come and join Santa Claus at Langlands Shiptonthorpe for a scrumptious breakfast for all the family!

The Breakfast begins with Santa’s arrival with his elf, visiting tables during your meal. After breakfast, the children gather around Santa’s chair for storytime and a personal gift. This would also be the perfect opportunity for the little ones to deliver their Christmas Lists to Santa in person. All in all, a truly magical time is to be had by all!

Our dedicated caterers will be preparing a special buffet of classic breakfast-time winter warmers for all the family in our award-winning Café-Bar, including:

  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Sausages
  • Bacon
  • Beans
  • Toast

Vegetarian and Gluten-Free options are also available on request. Just let us know your requirements and we will always aim to please!

Join us at our Shiptonthorpe Café-Bar, and enjoy the unique flavours of a home-cooked, Langlands-quality breakfast, made from only the very best, locally sourced Yorkshire ingredients.

Booking Your Place for Breakfast with Santa

We are currently taking bookings for:

  • 4th and 11th December
  • 17th and 18th December
  • 22nd, 23rd and 24th December

Tickets are now available from Langlands Shiptonthorpe for just £9.99 per person, but don’t wait too long to get yours; we expect places to sell out quickly for this exclusive event. To avoid disappointment, drop in to our York Garden Centre today, or give us a ring on 01430 8734267 to make a booking for the whole family.

Alternatively, you can drop our team an email on sales@langlands-nurseries.co.uk for more information, or just to discuss your requirements; we’ll always do our very best to help you and your family have a happy holidays!

Santa’s Grotto at Langlands Shiptonthorpe @ Langlands Shiptonthorpe
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without and visit to see Santa Claus and his happy helpers!

Come for a visit to Langlands Shiptonthorpe, and bring your children to meet Father Christmas in person in his new Grotto!

Each child gets to sit with Santa, and hand him their Christmas Wish List to make sure nothing gets left out! As an extra treat, Santa makes sure every child gets a special present and a chance to have a chat with Father Christmas to make a truly magical experience complete!

Santa Clause will be in residence at Langlands Shiptonthorpe each weekend from November 20th right up to Christmas, from 11am to 4pm.

Santa will be in his Grotto 11am to 4pm weekdays too from Dec 19th to the 23rd.

Take an enchanting trip to Santa’s Winter Wonderland in our Christmas Department, and create some magical memories for the whole family!

In addition, our award-winning Catering Outlets will be open to provide you with some wholesome winter warmers and refreshments, if you fancy a bite of traditional, home-cooked, festive Yorkshire Fayre during your visit to see Santa!

Entry for this Event is priced at £6.00 per child. For more information or just to discuss your requirements, drop our team an email on sales@langlands-nurseries.co.uk, or give us a call on 01430873426.

Dec
7
Wed
Christmas Menu 2016 – Shiptonthorpe @ Langlands Shiptonthorpe
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come along to Langlands Shiptonthorpe and enjoy a mouth-watering meal from our new Christmas Menu!

Our accomplished Chefs have worked hard to create an inspired Christmas Menu of traditional festive favourites for you to enjoy. Our dishes are made with only the very best local Yorkshire produce, carefully prepared on-site in our award-winning kitchens.

Join us, and treat yourself to two or three courses from our Christmas Menu. It features plenty of heart-warming culinary delights to get you in the seasonal spirit! Our Chefs have also prepared some gorgeous vegetarian and gluten-free alternatives. We like to make sure that every one of our customers can experience the fabulous quality of a Langlands Christmas Dinner.

Take a look at our special Christmas Menu, and see what takes your fancy!

The Langlands Christmas Menu will be available at our York Garden Centre from 12pm on the following dates in December:

  • Wednesday 7th
  • Friday 9th
  • Monday 12th
  • Wednesday 14th
  • Friday 16th

Langlands Shiptonthorpe Christmas Menu:


Starters

  • Spiced Butternut Squash Soup (GF) (V) or French Onion Soup
    Served with homemade croutons and fresh bread
  • Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Tartlet
    Served with a rocket garnish
  • Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms GF (V)
    Served with a rocket garnish

Mains

  • Fresh Yorkshire Roast Turkey Breast
    Or
    Slow Roasted Yorkshire Beef
    Served with yorkshire pudding, pork and apple pigs in blankets, cranberry stuffing, braised red cabbage, carrots, brussel sprouts and roast potatoes
  • Salmon Supreme GF
    Served with new potatoes, sauteed leeks, carrot batons and a homemade tartare sauce
  • Roast Vegetable Wellington (contains nuts)
    Served with braised red cabbage, carrots, brussel sprouts and roast potatoes

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas Pudding and Brandy Sauce
  • Festive Fruit Roulade GF
  • Homemade Sherry Trifle

  • Two courses for £16.99
  • Three courses for £19.99

We aim to cater for any food intolerances. Please notify staff at time of booking.

*GF Gluten Free
** (V) Vegetarian

Download Langlands Shiptonthorpe Christmas Menu


We encourage group bookings, for that special meal together with friends and family to celebrate the season! In addition, we always endeavour to cater to everyone’s dietary needs; if you would like to discuss any personal requirements, please get in touch. We just ask that you let us know at least 24 hours in advance, to give our chefs time to prepare something extra special for you!

Come for a visit to our first-class Catering Outlets. Experience a true taste of Festive Yorkshire Fayre; we promise you will not be disappointed!

Remember, Langlands also provides Outstanding Private Catering Services. So if you see or taste something you really like at one of our events or on a visit to our Garden Centres, feel free to contact us! Give Mandy a call on 01430 873426 or 07725 434188, or email her at mandy.boynton@langlands-nurseries.co.uk to discover what Langlands Catering can do for you!

Dec
9
Fri
Christmas Menu 2016 – Shiptonthorpe @ Langlands Shiptonthorpe
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come along to Langlands Shiptonthorpe and enjoy a mouth-watering meal from our new Christmas Menu!

Our accomplished Chefs have worked hard to create an inspired Christmas Menu of traditional festive favourites for you to enjoy. Our dishes are made with only the very best local Yorkshire produce, carefully prepared on-site in our award-winning kitchens.

Join us, and treat yourself to two or three courses from our Christmas Menu. It features plenty of heart-warming culinary delights to get you in the seasonal spirit! Our Chefs have also prepared some gorgeous vegetarian and gluten-free alternatives. We like to make sure that every one of our customers can experience the fabulous quality of a Langlands Christmas Dinner.

Take a look at our special Christmas Menu, and see what takes your fancy!

The Langlands Christmas Menu will be available at our York Garden Centre from 12pm on the following dates in December:

  • Wednesday 7th
  • Friday 9th
  • Monday 12th
  • Wednesday 14th
  • Friday 16th

Langlands Shiptonthorpe Christmas Menu:


Starters

  • Spiced Butternut Squash Soup (GF) (V) or French Onion Soup
    Served with homemade croutons and fresh bread
  • Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Tartlet
    Served with a rocket garnish
  • Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms GF (V)
    Served with a rocket garnish

Mains

  • Fresh Yorkshire Roast Turkey Breast
    Or
    Slow Roasted Yorkshire Beef
    Served with yorkshire pudding, pork and apple pigs in blankets, cranberry stuffing, braised red cabbage, carrots, brussel sprouts and roast potatoes
  • Salmon Supreme GF
    Served with new potatoes, sauteed leeks, carrot batons and a homemade tartare sauce
  • Roast Vegetable Wellington (contains nuts)
    Served with braised red cabbage, carrots, brussel sprouts and roast potatoes

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas Pudding and Brandy Sauce
  • Festive Fruit Roulade GF
  • Homemade Sherry Trifle

  • Two courses for £16.99
  • Three courses for £19.99

We aim to cater for any food intolerances. Please notify staff at time of booking.

*GF Gluten Free
** (V) Vegetarian

Download Langlands Shiptonthorpe Christmas Menu


We encourage group bookings, for that special meal together with friends and family to celebrate the season! In addition, we always endeavour to cater to everyone’s dietary needs; if you would like to discuss any personal requirements, please get in touch. We just ask that you let us know at least 24 hours in advance, to give our chefs time to prepare something extra special for you!

Come for a visit to our first-class Catering Outlets. Experience a true taste of Festive Yorkshire Fayre; we promise you will not be disappointed!

Remember, Langlands also provides Outstanding Private Catering Services. So if you see or taste something you really like at one of our events or on a visit to our Garden Centres, feel free to contact us! Give Mandy a call on 01430 873426 or 07725 434188, or email her at mandy.boynton@langlands-nurseries.co.uk to discover what Langlands Catering can do for you!

This list is by no means exhaustive! If you have any other requirements or questions about our services, just ask in store, give us a call on 01430 873426, or drop us an email using our Contact Page, and we will always do our best to provide every amenity possible to our customers.