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Olaria de S. Bento

91 S. Bento, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-179, Portugal
+351 964 462 554
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Artisanal quality and amazing quantity

This authentic pottery shop is literally the workshop of the potter. He has beautiful handmade... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
naturelover19
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massachusetts
Nice handmade items.

The owner is a professional potter and was present to show us how she makes her wares. Very nice... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Theresa M
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Flemington, New Jersey
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27 Apr 2018
“Artisanal quality and amazing quantity”
24 Apr 2018
“Nice handmade items.”
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91 S. Bento, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-179, Portugal
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

This authentic pottery shop is literally the workshop of the potter. He has beautiful handmade objects, both useful and decorative with one of the nicest glazes I've ever seen. I'm glad to have found it!

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The owner is a professional potter and was present to show us how she makes her wares. Very nice demonstration and lots of handmade items to pick up as souvenirs for the folks back home.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

As a potter, this was one of the highlights of the trip. We purchased several pots and are eager to cook with them. Ricardo was very welcoming and shared a lot of information about his process related to clay and firing. Thank you Ricardo!

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This folks is the real deal. Located out near the modern shopping center, Olaria is an active and on-site pottery shop. We stopped here by accident really, but were delighted. The proprietor wiped the clay off his hand long enough to sell us several bowls--swirls...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an authentic souvenir to take home, then this is the place to go. The pottery is made on location, and is of great quality. For an authentic Alcatra pot, look no further. This is the place to go. There are...More

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