We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Denby Pottery Factory

Closes in 6 min: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00

Denby Pottery Factory
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (62)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“craft room”(9 reviews)
“homity pie”(6 reviews)
“main shop”(5 reviews)
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...more
Closes in 6 min
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
+44 1773 740799
Improve This Listing
Reviews (379)
Filter reviews
378 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews craft room homity pie main shop great farm shop gift ideas couple of hours deck chairs well worth a visit christmas market cakes garden centre small museum nice place to visit shopping experience hot food pot of tea school holidays
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 378 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Christmas shop with my parents , I did expect it to be bigger than it was , it was nice the staff were nice too but the items were over priced . I apologise to say this but I would not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hannah G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pottery and outlet. A very nice place to visit. The food hall has excellent food stuffs a well stocked larder and exciting pots of jams and hams sausages and all kinds of fine meats. A little on the pricey side but well worth it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank buyan_12
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Not only beautiful pottery but fab food hall and great cafe. Did get quite a few Christmas gifts here with lots of reduced prices it was a good day shopping. Lovely Christmas feel too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wendy102
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

We had booked the vip £15 deal for a day at Denby Christmas markets. It was well worth the money! Prosecco, tea/coffee cake on arrival in a separate lounge area in the factory. We got 10% off in all shops there too. The goody bag...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pennyteear
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our 'mum and daughter' day at Denby Pottery and really enjoyed the factory tour thanks to our tour guide 'Maria'. The tour is great value for money, you get to make a little Denby frog to take home and have a go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BCA2013
Reviewed 20 November 2018

We called in on our way back from a weekend break. Whilst we didn't do the tour (having done it a few years ago) we did visit all of the shops and use the restaurant. Frankly we were very disappointed. The prices in both the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DaveyB1962
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon at Denby Pottery. The factory tour was extremely interesting and our Guide, Maria, was extremely knowledgeable and friendly and amazingly patient with my husband and his constant questions. This tour is in a working factory and you do need to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Gillian D
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I have recently spent a very pleasant morning at Denby Pottery Village. There were several forthcoming events advertised for the run up to Christmas, but the morning I visited was just an average day in terms of attractions. Having said that there was plenty to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BarbaraM4061
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

It is always a nice stop off to visit Denby and sometimes an opportunity to pick up a bargain in the shop or factory shop. There is a nice cafe with a hot counter and a large range of cakes and other shopping too. Discounts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 378lizh
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Some very nice bargains available at the moment. Up to 60% off some items, including reductions on plant pots. Plenty of parking. Nice play area for children. Christmas department now open.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank baileypam45
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Travelodge Chesterfield
182 reviews
.54 km away
Casa Hotel
1 618 reviews
.57 km away
Premier Inn Chesterfield North Hotel
977 reviews
.73 km away
Buckingham's Hotel
254 reviews
1.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
803 reviews
.77 km away
Cocina Restaurant
458 reviews
.56 km away
Giorgio's Italian
362 reviews
.36 km away
Donkey Derby
402 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
ProAct Stadium
76 reviews
.24 km away
Tapton Lock Visitor Centre
11 reviews
.51 km away
The Apple Sculpture
7 reviews
.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
17 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from scatty-dame | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you can it's an open area just be careful of waggy tails round the pottery and glass
habiba m
6 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
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.
1 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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