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Flakatoras Ceramics

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Our Olive Oil bottle is in regular use back in London

A wide selection of reasobaly proced ceramics in the centre of Chania - a great place to look for... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
MartinP5643
Great choice of things to buy - all originals

Lots of lovely pottery to see here: pots (of course), animals, plates, ashtrays and even ceramic... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Josephineump
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16 Sep 2018
“Our Olive Oil bottle is in regular use back in London”
12 May 2018
“Great choice of things to buy - all originals”
About
We are a family living in the town of Chania in the island of Crete and our life's work is pottery. Our workshop is located in the center of the old harbour of Chania in a graphic venetian building which is 800 years old.
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Zambeliou 19, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

A wide selection of reasobaly proced ceramics in the centre of Chania - a great place to look for souvenirs. The Olive Oil bottle that I brought home for our kitchen is in regular use back in London. (This is posated long after our visit...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Lots of lovely pottery to see here: pots (of course), animals, plates, ashtrays and even ceramic beads. All are handcrafted and made by the family, When we visited one was sitting at the desk making mice. He told us his sister was responsible for the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Josephineump
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Thank you for my lesson in pottery. I've never felt sooo creative! 🤗 Flakatoras is a lovely shop with a lot of nice ánd funny things and very friendly people. Θα τα ξαναπούμε. 💜

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank cutiepiej
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We entered the store and looked around, but nobody asked us to help. So we made our choice alone and tried to pay. The staff - two men - was extremely bored and rude to us. We left the store shocked and without buying anything.More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Kalypso123
Felix N, Owner at Flakatoras Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hello Kalypso, I was one of the two men you are referring as rude and bored and that is hardly what happened if you are the couple i think you are. While my brother was helping a customer your husband rudely claimed it was his...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Took my 2 daughters (12 & 14) here today after spotting that they run 90 minute pottery classes. With temperatures nearly 40° it was perfect to find an activity out of the sun. Booking via email was very easy. So far, it's been the best...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Louise1333
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Nice selection of ceramics with an extremely friendly potter that speaks perfect English and is happy to explain how the items are made.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Mat G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Grabbed some great Pythagoras cups and had the Potter explain how they were made. Good selection of items not made in China... double bonus for authentic.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Marc Y
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