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The Painting Pottery Cafe

Closed Now: 10:30 - 18:30
Open today: 10:30 - 18:30
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Lovely place, relaxing time

Came here with a couple of friends, it was a really fun and calm experience. The pots are all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Issy S
Friendly and calm environment

I went recently with my children to make some Christmas gifts and we had a great time. The staff... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
JezSnelling
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We are just a short walk from the train Station, in the North Laine area of Brighton. We love to help individuals or groups spend an hour or two in our fun creative environment. You can choose from 100s of ceramic items to paint or try your hand at...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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31 North Road, Brighton BN1 1YB, England
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+44 1273 628952
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All reviews lovely couple of hours evening class creative atmosphere downstairs area great fun nan hen party explained everything lovely ladies whole process plenty of choice fun activity two hours brilliant experience lovely atmosphere rainy day session
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with a couple of friends, it was a really fun and calm experience. The pots are all reasonably priced and after choosing one, you are given a short talk about how to use the paints, selecting patterns etc. so it comes out well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Issy S
PaintingPotteryCafe, Owner at The Painting Pottery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for comments about our workshop. You describe all the elements we try to provide - especially space to spend time with friends and family and a soothing but fun environment to be in. And as you point out - great for those rainy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We left some items to be written on by a member of staff before firing, as I had a wriggly baby and not enough hands to do it! We were making handprint Christmas presents for both babies first Christmas. We chose the handwriting we wanted...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank H262015
PaintingPotteryCafe, Owner at The Painting Pottery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow – it’s hard to know where to begin. Obviously I am really sorry that you have not enjoyed your visit and that you are particularly aggrieved with my customer service. Sometimes I have to make decisions that do not please everyone and I am...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went recently with my children to make some Christmas gifts and we had a great time. The staff are kind and helpful (I am not creative at all!), there appears to be no rush and the drinks are reasonably priced. There were lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JezSnelling
PaintingPotteryCafe, Owner at The Painting Pottery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Its a special time of the year in the Painting Pottery Cafe. Everyone is focussed on creating something unique to give for Xmas while the children are often very excited. At what can be a stressful time of the year we like to think we...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

A group of 7 of us came here for an afternoon. It was a really lovely place with a wide selection of pottery, paints and materials. The staff were really helpful and gave us some useful painting tips. You can also get teas, coffees and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kiran B
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Decided to visit after passing through the lanes, the shop clearly stands out with colour appearance, very friendly helpful staff with everything clearly laid out and explained, would recommend allowing plenty of time to paint as it is a long process of choosing and painting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Thomas S
PaintingPotteryCafe, Owner at The Painting Pottery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments. We love to be part of the North Laine - with lots of independent unique shops. So glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Wonderful opportunity to try something new under patient tutelage! The workshop leader was really patient and explained everything clearly so I never felt lost! The space is nice and open too, really chilled ambience! Would recommend x

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dan M
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My girlfriend and I went on a Saturday morning and had the best time (you don’t have to be a child to enjoy this). It was fun, affordable and the two bowls we painted came out really nicely - would definitely recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My other half and I decided last minute that we’d like to do something different with our Sunday and came up with visiting the Painting Pottery Cafe - it was perfect! A really therapeutic and enjoyable few hours with friendly staff (who were attentive and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank IWJones
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful day! Spent at least 6 hours in the cafe😁the staff are lovely🤗a great activity for a rainy day or if you’ve missed a morning lecture... x

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JessO220
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully friendly and relaxed atmosphere with loads of affordable options for fun pottery painting.

Date of experience: October 2018
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