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Denby Pottery Factory

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Denby Pottery Factory
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“deck chairs”(6 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
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Derby Road, Denby DE5 8NX, England
+44 1773 740799
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All reviews main shop deck chairs great farm shop well worth a visit couple of hours gift shop small museum cakes nice place to visit hot food shopping experience pot of tea school holidays pork pie nice cafe great afternoon rainy day
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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
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
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 149stuartc
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
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our browsing and had a lovely day. Bought most of our goods from the ‘food hall’. The pies and the butchers meats looked very very nice . Pork pie was delicious. Lovely to see that they sell Laithwaites wines which are our favourite. Lovely...More

Thank LilyFowkes
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I have visited Denby Pottery on several occasions and bought items of pottery and foodstuffs. Both excellent quality. Obviously Denby is well known for its high quality pottery and its a reputation well earned. High quality often comes with high prices and...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the Denby Pottery Factory shop which has a sale on and had a lovely wander round the Firsts quality shop. A lovely assistant explained to me that my Charles Viancin lids were not just cute for covering my picnic food in the summer...More

Thank kathyww1
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Visited from New Zealand as our original Denby Blue Colonial teapot has been cracked while being washed after 30 years service. Very helpful staff to help me select a new tea pot; and who wrapped it well for the journey home. Denby Pottery has been...More

1  Thank Lathkill
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Basically an expensive pottery shop, with a discounted 2nds shop attached. However there is a very nice delicatesen on the way out of the store .. try the large sausage rolls .. MMmm

1  Thank KRTB
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the factory tour, I think even Denby will agree that their pottery is not cheap, but having seen it made you realise the care and labour involved a very worthwhile thing to do especially on a wet day which are all too...More

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17 September 2018|
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Response from Anitacott76 | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t see any. Probably need to phone and ask
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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.
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