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Italian Pottery Outlet

929 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2701
+1 805-564-7655
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Even online this place rocks

Mine was an online visit, hence the strange answers below. I have been to Deruta in Italy where... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
klucchese
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Emeryville, California
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When we were in Santa Barbara at our family reunion I had to make it a point to stop by this place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
S B
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La Puente, California
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Italian Pottery Outlet offers the finest in imported Italian pottery and volcanic tables at discounted prices. Our family scours the Italian countryside searching for the most interesting Italian ceramic designs and patterns, and we proudly bring these handmade, hand-painted, one-of-a-kind ceramic delights to you. We also have a huge selection of other wonderful gifts such as jewelry, linens, books, candles, soaps, etc!
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“gift items” (4 reviews)
“dish towels” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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929 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2701
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mine was an online visit, hence the strange answers below. I have been to Deruta in Italy where most of these beautiful pieces were made and -- while wandering among the many shops there is amazing -- the cost to ship home that perfect tea-pot...More

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words!! So glad to hear you found something you love, and if you ever do make it to Santa Barbara we look forward to seeing you. :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we were in Santa Barbara at our family reunion I had to make it a point to stop by this place I was told about called The Italian Pottery Outlet before we went home . It was beautiful inside ,so much to absorb and...More

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much, Bravos!! :) We are happy you found us and always happy to help. Looking forward to seeing you on your next trip up to SB!

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

I moved to Santa Barbara last year, and recently visited Italian Pottery Outlet for the first time. Beyond the incredible beauty of the pottery, I discovered that they also offer unusual and interesting books and inspired gift items for the "hard to shop for" people...More

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and feedback! We strive to find different and interesting gift items to complement our Italian ceramics and truly believe we have something for everyone! Welcome to town and know we are always here if you need anything...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

The sales staff were very helpful. The selection was displayed beautifully and many areas of Italy's pottery were very well represented. I came in looking for a biscotti jar and was excited to find one in a pattern I really liked. Their pieces are pricey,...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed visiting the Italian Pottery Outlet in Santa Barbara. Excellent selection and prices for Italian majolica from different regions of Tuscany.

Thank Cathy G
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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Cathy, Thanks so much for visiting us! Come see us next time you are in town. Best, Adele Spalluto Owner

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Have not seen so much Italian pottery in once place since Orvieto! Beautiful. Colorful. Phrases in Italian. Cookbooks. Everything you love in Italian pottery at a reasonable price. The store was really stuffy- needs ac or fans!More

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Hello! We are so glad you enjoyed the store! Yes, it can get hot in here and both ACs are usually running as well as a fan in the back room. Looking to get solar panels so we can run them longer! Come see us...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Fabulous Italian pottery, lots of outdoor planters, dishware, household items. Great melamine line as well. Especially love the yearly sale at the end of July, great chance to pick up fabulous gifts. Very helpful and friendly owner. I live in Virginia and they ship, which...More

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

We are so happy you enjoy the store and our warehouse sale! Please visit us next time you are in S.B.! Best, Adele Spalluto Owner

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Our first visit to this store was in 2009. We stop in whenever we are anywhere near the area. If you are looking for or interested in Italian pottery you will find something here to fall in love with.

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thanks for the kind words! We look forward to your next visit. Best, Adele Spalluto Italian Pottery Outlet Santa Barbara

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Outstanding, family-owned store located in the heart of Santa Barbara with better selection and better prices than anywhere in the world! Exquisite, handmade items at every price range! We absolutely love this place!

Thank Todd F
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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Todd, Thanks so much for your feedback! We are always looking for new items for our customers and are very happy that you love the store. Come see us soon! Adele Spalluto Italian Pottery Outlet Santa Barbara

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

It's like we were in Italy again. This is our favorite store when we are in Santa Barbara. The pottery is beautiful and so much of it to choose from. The staff is friendly and helpful. We just bought a lovely lemons and grapes platter

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SbSpall, Owner at Italian Pottery Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Vicki, Thanks so much! Please come back and see us next time you are here and hope you are loving your new platter. Best, Adele Spalluto Italian Pottery Outlet Santa Barbara

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