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Denby Pottery Factory

Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
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Great morning visit

We had arranged a visit for about 60 people including about 30 French. We were split into three... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anitacott76
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Near Birmingham
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We visited 2nd June 2018 and spent a fortune saving money by purchasing sub standard goods... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JOHN K
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Fontwell, United Kingdom
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The Denby Pottery Visitor Centre lies on the edge of the Peak District next to our original factory where we have been producing handmade stoneware for over 200 years. Find a great selection of shops and have a bite to eat at Bourne’s Restaurant. Book yourself on a fully guided pottery tour, visit our museum and watch a free cookery demonstration in our emporium. See our website for seasonal events for all the family.Free entry and large free car park. Open Daily (closed 25th & 26th Dec).
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“main shop” (5 reviews)
“deck chairs” (6 reviews)
“worth a visit” (20 reviews)
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Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
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"main shop"
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"deck chairs"
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"worth a visit"
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"great place to shop"
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"gift shop"
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"couple of hours"
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"small museum"
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"cakes"
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"local produce"
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"pot of tea"
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"the kitchen"
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"pork pie"
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"school holidays"
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"rainy day"
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"car park"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had arranged a visit for about 60 people including about 30 French. We were split into three groups to do the craft visit which is on Fridays. Each group had a demonstration on hand painting a plate, throwing a tea pot a short talks...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 2nd June 2018 and spent a fortune saving money by purchasing sub standard goods 🙄🙄 anyway a great afternoon buying pans, mugs and cake stands. Polished off with a visit to the lovely cafe / restaurant and had a mix of hot food...More

Thank JOHN K
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Well worth a visit. Very nice cafe/restaurant as well as cut price Denbyware and a small range of gift and food shops.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is not a 'farm shop' in the true sense. A good range of nice looking products and I'm sure very tasty, but a lot of the meat is imported - you have to look closely at the label or ask. Some labels with the...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Very lucky to have right on our doorstep. Love Denby Pottery and the factory has a superb selection.Well worth a call.

2  Thank Phil T
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

They appear to have tried to revamp the village by adding a farm shop but too be honest not many people seem interested in this part of the village. The quality of the seconds (pottery) appear to have improved so not as arduous searching through...More

Thank Carol G
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch on Saturday. My nan is in a wheelchair and it was disabled friendly. The meals were fresh and nicely cooked. We had a jacket potato which could have been better. The salad was a bit sad and the prawn mayo was...More

2  Thank jolivertrip
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We have visited the 'Denby Pottery Village' a few times over the last couple of weeks. The first time was just to have a little bit of lunch but the second time was look around the shops and another visit to the restaurant. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Stephen W
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Rainy day in the uk so popped here to have a pot of coffee n cake and bought a few bits from the factory shop too!!

Thank Richard E
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

1 meat and potato pie Served with carrots peas and chips 1 quiche served with salad Cost £16 Very generous portions and Good quality Pot of tea for two £2.50 Which was happily refilled with hot water on request Charming attentive staff Highly recommended for...More

1  Thank Leslie M
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habiba m
6 October 2017|
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Response from Horshamdeano | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a full range of their different sets on display. There were some offers when we visited and also a bargain corner, but nothing was really cheap, but well worth a look.
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Christopher M
1 May 2017|
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Response from JANET B | Reviewed this property |
No, and this has become a sadly missed feature of the Denby arena. The whole cookshop has been redesigned, with a superb butchers taking up a great deal of space, gift shops squeezed up to the other end and cookshop itself... More
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Linda W
9 March 2017|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Linda , my wife and I had a brilliant day here at Denby potteries , I would definitely contact customer services for group bookings. There is an extremely good cafeteria in the pottery village, but there are picnic areas... More
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