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China Blue

Station Road, Totnes TQ9 5JR, England
+44 1803 860908
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Lovely lunch!

For the second time this week we're here for lunch. On both occasions I had baked potato with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
smithandhim
via mobile
Good size cafe and outdoor seating. Shame about the impromptu water filled outdoor ashtrays.

The cafe looks very promising as you approach. The food on display certainly looks (and tastes)very... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
hepa
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Bristol
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Treat yourself to a creative experience at China Blue’s paint-you-own ceramic studio - the largest of its kind in the South West! If paintings not your thing, then take time to look around our homeware & accessories store, packed full of gifts ideas for any occasion. Or sit back, relax and refuel in our cafe. Open 7 days a week. Cafe & Homeware Store - Mon / Sat 9:00 – 5:30, Sun 10:00 – 5:00. Ceramic Studio - Mon / Sat 10:00 – 5:30, Sun 10:00 – 5:00
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“cakes” (17 reviews)
“cafe food” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (3 reviews)
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Station Road, Totnes TQ9 5JR, England
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+44 1803 860908
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"lovely place"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For the second time this week we're here for lunch. On both occasions I had baked potato with cheese and beans. Has a side salad and coleslaw. Lovely both times and I really enjoyed it. "Him" had a baguette on both occasions , which also...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The cafe looks very promising as you approach. The food on display certainly looks (and tastes)very appetising and appealed to my hungry inner man. Unfortunately the service was rather slow. Although there were three staff behind the servery it appeared that only one could deal...More

Thank hepa
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Not really my kind of shop but I get it. Loads of ornaments and what I call ‘stuff’. Tourists will enjoy the experience and can buy mementos of their trip. But I must say the restaurant in the evening is great. Love their burgers for...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the cafe whilst at the shop. 2 staff at front of house, (1 on till and 1 making drinks) only enough milk as heated for 1 drink at a time when 3 were ordered. Person behind us was given drinks before ours were done....More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Having visited here and spent lots of heard earned pennies here, I was most disappointed with my last visit today. We ordered 3 drinks from the cafe and sat outside enjoying the sun and general ambience of the place. Due to close at 5.30 we...More

2  Thank Sarah T
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to China Blue ever since I remember. It’s got a lovely collection of really well priced gifts and definitely worth a visit if you’re in the area! My family and I had lunch and it was delicious, I opted for the cheese and...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This is a review just for the cafe. I stopped in to feed my two young girls during half term. Purchased two children’s boxes, a sandwich, drink & piece of cake & was shocked to be paying £20. The sandwich was lovely, the sandwich in...More

Thank Rachel B
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We stopped in here several times during our holiday in Totnes during the end of Oct beginning of Nov 2017. We came in for coffee on our way back from the station as it is situated close by & also after a long walk one...More

Thank A1963
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Coffee and window shopping. Lovely place with lovely unusual Homeware products. Very nice relaxing coffee shop. China painting for children.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My two young girls loved painting here. They were very easy going. The deserts at the cafe were also delicious

Thank HarmonyTreeStudio
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pinksanlau
6 October 2016|
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Response from hepa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cafe is but beware the shop, as a lot of items are on display on random sized display tables, easy to accidentally knock things off.
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Alljazzed
18 August 2016|
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Response from Natalie H | Reviewed this property |
It may be online. The prices are on the bottom of the unpainted items when you arrive and there is an additional studio charge for them to fire them. You are best to go at the beginning of your trip as it can take up to a... More
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