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I had always shopped for pottery at Donn Zver, but hadn't experienced the restaurant until recently... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Kristie S
What a find!

A group of us visited here one rainy afternoon. The shop is delightful and there is a great variety... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
782marilyna
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You are welcome to visit our studio in Troy where we handcraft a line of functional Pottery. See the Potters at work and visit our showroom where you can purchase a special gift of Pottery for yourself or someone special.
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2290 Highway 5 W | Troy, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 2B0, Canada
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+1 519-647-2117
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

The location indicated on Trip Advisor as Hamilton for this is quite confusing since the adjacent restaurant is showing as Brantford. Very nice shop with a great selection of pieces. A huge variety of things is on display - apple bakers, brie bakers, cheese platters,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PatsyCanuck
Reviewed 9 February 2018

I had always shopped for pottery at Donn Zver, but hadn't experienced the restaurant until recently (though I have been to 1 amazing wedding there) What a beautiful atmosphere and a perfect place to stop time and enjoy some amazing food. I will definitely be...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Kristie S
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A group of us visited here one rainy afternoon. The shop is delightful and there is a great variety of colours and styles of very functional pottery pieces. Great place to buy unique and handmade gifts.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 782marilyna
Donnzver, Owner at Donn Zver Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for your great review, so glad you had a great time, hope to see you soon. Donn

Reviewed 10 July 2017

in summer they often have local fresh fruits on the menu, and everything is great. They do not have a huge menu, but I think that's better .Reservations are not required but suggested attached is Don Zver pottery, awesome craftsperson and fun shop

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank keith d
Donnzver, Owner at Donn Zver Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words about Cafe Troy, we do however require reservations as in the Summer and Fall we are very busy......see you soon... Donn

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

On a rare date day away from our young children... we did a swing through some local potters. Had lunch off the local strawberry theme seasonal menu. The salad was refreshing and substantial... strawberry mango Brie was good but served with what seemed like ritz...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dave-Guelph
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We were looking for somewhere in the St George area for a quick coffee and sort of remembered passing a cafe at a pottery on the Troy road out of St George so headed along and parked up. We were asked if we had a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Donnzver, Owner at Donn Zver Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words in regards to Cafe Troy. We hope to see you soon again. Donn

Reviewed 22 May 2017

We met at Troy Cafe with another couple in early May. We had a great lunch, all served in beautiful pottery! What a great environment to have lunch and then to look at all the beautiful pottery of an original (Donn Zver)! Well, we also...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Eleni H
Donnzver, Owner at Donn Zver Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words in regards to your visit to Cafe Troy. Hope to see you again. Donn Zver

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here before and have always enjoyed the drive to Troy ... and then the lovely restaurant. The food is fantastic! Fresh! Tasty! Different! It's a nice quiet setting ... Perfect to have a lunch and visit. The atmospher is calm and relaxing. Service...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Donn Zver is a wonderful combination of charismatic showman and talented artist. His studio is so beautiful. If you are lucky to see him in production, you will be fascinated to see how quickly he can create pots on his potters wheel. He has a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Donnzver, Owner at Donn Zver Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Thank you for your kind words in regards to my Pottery. I appreciate your kind support. Donn Zver

Reviewed 30 August 2016

The atmosphere is beautiful, notably that the plates were all made in their onsite pottery factory. Some were hexagonal, others were rectangles. Even the salt and pepper shakers were pottery! The colours were in purple and mauve, with flowers. The food was exquisite. The potato-leek...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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