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Canterbury Pottery

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hidden Gem!

Nestled close to the Canterbury Cathedral, this family-owned business is a hidden gem. The owners... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Wendy S
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Superb pottery

I have been buying pieces here since I was at teacher training college forty three years... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Anne M
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9 Jul 2018
“Hidden Gem!”
30 May 2018
“Superb pottery”
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38A Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HW, England
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Nestled close to the Canterbury Cathedral, this family-owned business is a hidden gem. The owners are sweet, helpful, and genuine. The pottery offered in this shop is well-crafted, and reasonably priced. Be sure to carefully tread upstairs to see the works on the second floor....More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I have been buying pieces here since I was at teacher training college forty three years ago!! Always a pleasure to visit the pottery-rather like visiting an old friend. Welcoming and accomodating owners,super pottery and reasonable prices. Not to be missed! I am awaiting a...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Right in the heart of Canterbury near the Cathedral this family owned business of over 50 years is well worth a visit. The items for sale were beautiful and unique-i bought an olive oil jar. The owners very friendly and would recommend to anyone to...More

1  Thank Tashybud
Reviewed 27 March 2018

A wonderful range of pottery in lots of attractive glazes. We have several pieces and often buy them as gifts - they are durable as well as beautiful. The shop is in the Buttermarket, just opposite the cathedral. Friendly service and a constantly changing array...More

Thank Busypips
Reviewed 26 February 2018

It’s rare to find a potter these days ... and I was really pleased to chance across this pottery. Eyes lit up when I entered as the shop was so well stocked. I bought quite a lot of items (just love pottery). One very large...More

Thank J9988
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

A great little pottery with an extensive display of hand made pottery well laI'd out and very friendly staff.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the shop. Not amused by the potters attitude and I really wonder whether he wants.to sell his wares. Not welcoming.

3  Thank DrJonno
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This pottery shop is absolutely a not to be missed stop. I can't believe we were just lucky enough to happen across it. I know I'm a bit of a pottery nut but this is a whimsical happy place full of of the most amazing...More

Thank Tibby2010
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Modern peices as well as functional kitchen ware. Lovely pottery in the heart of the city....53yrs in situ . You won't find this anywhere else , has a mail order service also , of which we will use

Thank meandhim
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Established for many years, the Canterbury Pottery produces a lovely range of hand made pottery items suitable for use all around the home. The work is sometimes quirky, but is still functional and it is finished with very colourful glazes. An ideal place for a...More

Thank Ian F
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