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Denby Pottery Factory

Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
+44 1773 740799
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Denby pottery restaurant

1 meat and potato pie Served with carrots peas and chips 1 quiche served with salad Cost £16 Very... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
Leslie M
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chicago, United States
via mobile
Great find!

Found this place by accident whilst returning from nearby Uttoxeter Fantastic array of Denby... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
888pops
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Sheffield, 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 good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“main shop” (5 reviews)
“deck chairs” (6 reviews)
“couple of hours” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
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+44 1773 740799
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"gift shop"
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"well worth a visit"
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"local produce"
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"small museum"
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"cakes"
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"pot of tea"
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"nice place to visit"
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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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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Found this place by accident whilst returning from nearby Uttoxeter Fantastic array of Denby products in the main shop and some real bargains in the factory outlet. We bought some lovely crockery and cutlery, also baking accessories, all at great prices and top quality. There...More

Thank 888pops
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Had a very enjoyable time walking around the Complex------got our Christmas Day lunch sorted from the fine Butchers shop----even if they FORGOT to Display the WEIGHTS Had the FULL ENGLISH BREAKFAST in the lovely Cafe------deliciously HOT + FLAVOURSOME and lots of it

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve been meaning to go to the Denby Pottery Factory for ages and finally got our chance this weekend. We booked on the Craftrooms experience which gives you a great overview of the history and process and then we got to make a Denby Frog...More

1  Thank Irunnow
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We visited factory and associated shops not expecting to spend very much money. However, we found a lot of very desirable tableware at excellent prices and ended up leaving with a large box of purchases. In addition, the food market has some excellent, high-quality food...More

Thank mjc404
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I've been going to Denby for years- I work nearby so thought I would take my Australian visitor for a tour and lunch. The tour started at 1:00 and we were the only ones, so were impressed with the organisation and the friendly staff. The...More

Thank loobylooSheffield
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to the Denby Pottery Factory. Unfortunately we were unable to book for a tour of the factory, but really enjoyed our visits to the other outlets and came away with some purchases!!. The self service café was very good and...More

Thank tworovers
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I came upon the pottery by chance during a visit to Butterly Railway shed. My accommodation was 5 mins away so went with intention to have quick look. I was astounded at the variety in the emporium buying a few things light enough to bring...More

Thank seabee443
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed painting plates. It was a fun activity the costs were reasonable and they even post you the finished items once they have been fired for a minimal fee. There are a good range of shopping experiences and a number of items at...More

Thank Stuart C
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

A visit to this factory will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about how pots are made. We took the tour run by a very amiable, pleasant and knowledgeable guide, Maria, who made the whole factory process seamless and answered all our questions...More

1  Thank Leonard P
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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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