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Potters Barn

The Old Barn Church Street, Ribchester, England
+44 1254 878431
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Old Barn Church Street, Ribchester, England
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

A good cafe with a lovely garden and inside. We bought some cakes and smoothies we were quite disappointed with the smoothies as they were very expensive and could of made them cheaper at home but overall a good cafe with good food.

Thank Buzzingbee81
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful weather in Ribchester, a lovely stroll by the riverside and then a perfect lunch in The Potters Barn. We sat and relaxed with a perfect coffee in the lovely shaded garden area at the rear. Then enjoyed a great lunch. All lovely fresh produce...More

Thank keh75
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Out for a walk and fancied a snack/ drink. With our dog so needed a place which would have them- the garden area is super. Staff friendly and helpful- chatty with the dog and ourselves. Only had a crumpet and a pot of tea this...More

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We came here for a late lunch with friends following a walk in the Forest of Bowland. On our table we enjoyed soup, (there was a range of three delicious choices), and sandwiches and three of us had lovely cakes, (it was hard to choose...More

Thank HuffBirmingham
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Called in for an ice cream yesterday afternoon. Staff were very friendly and the ice cream was delicious.

Thank David F
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Spent some time in this cafe while waiting for car to be repaired. Lovely open fire, very friendly welcoming staff. The best cooked breakfast I have had in a very long time. Offers paint a pot service and a nice little gift shop. Toilets up...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Warm and welcoming , with lovely open fire. Good service, would do anything to please. Tables close together bit cosy. Varied menu, food came quickly. I would have preferred it a bit hotter but it was very tasty. Lovely cakes too. Facilities upstairs along with...More

Thank cheeree21
Reviewed 5 March 2018

What a Gem of a find! I cant really describe this lovely place in words, a traditional barn which feels home-from-home. Child friendly, dog friendly and people friendly too, informal, relaxed, open fireplace, arts and crafts, even paint pottery at your table, un-uniform, different, *real*...More

Thank Humankind_Therapies
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This cafe has it all, the best staff, quirky decorations, comfy seating, warmth and the most delicious menu for vegans and celiacs. The gluten free options are deliciously tasty, except for the gluten free scones, they are spectacularly deliciously tasty. Everyone is welcome and it's...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This is very welcoming. Children are very welcome and they can paint pottery bought at Potters Barn, paint it and have it kiln fired for collection later. Adults can also paint their chosen pottery. The food also is home made and the premises are quaint...More

Thank Tilly080845
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Barn Church Street, Ribchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ribchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 878431
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