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China Blue

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Address: Station Road, Totnes TQ9 5JR, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 860908
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09:00 - 17:30
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Sun 10:00 - 16:30
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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Treat yourself to a creative experience at China Blue’s paint-you-own...

Treat yourself to a creative experience at China Blue’s paint-you-own ceramic studio - the largest of its kind in the South West! If paintings not your thing, then take time to look around our homeware & accessories store, packed full of gifts ideas for any occasion. Or sit back, relax and refuel in our cafe. Open 7 days a week. Mon / Sat 9:00 – 5:30, Sun 10:30 – 5:00. Ceramic Studio - Cafe – Homeware Store.

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Great Venue For a Children's Birthday Party

My family were invited to a children's Birthday Party, which of course included all the fun of creating ceramic potteries and enjoying lovely coffees and homemade food in the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Brixham, United Kingdom
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Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went to China Blue with the hope of seeing some good Devon pottery. What a disappointment . The store was full of Christmas goods and one stand of awful pottery. OK it is Christmastime so we decide to go for a coffee and cake only to find a dog in the cafe being fed scraps from the table by the... More 

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Thank Rhobart S
Brixham, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My family were invited to a children's Birthday Party, which of course included all the fun of creating ceramic potteries and enjoying lovely coffees and homemade food in the cafe. Somewhat unique and an Aladdin's cave offering festive fun and a buzz around the blaze, which suggested this business is a goldmine. I would recommend a visit anytime to feel... More 

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Thank SimonJKaye
South Devon, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really lovely place,great for different gifts at a good price,lovely coffee shop,and a great paint your own studio for children,(good on a rainy day) Lovely helpful staff,just all really good!!

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Thank iminthebath
Teignmouth , Devon
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66 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Visited with friends who were holidaying with us. They bought several gifts to take home and have since rang to ask if we could get them other items they'd seen. When we visit them shortly our car boot will be full! We enjoyed browsing as there are so many lovely things to buy, we were spoiled for choice! We also... More 

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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very easy cafe to park, meet up with friends etc. The only thing that let's this place down is the waiting to be served.

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Thank westy7119
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

If you want to pick up a gift and are looking for something a little bit different pop into China Blue. Lots of choice and their gift vouchers can be used for items or for the ceramic studio where you can paint your own (any age will love this even Granny!) There is always time for a cup of tea... More 

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Thank Michelle G
Brixham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Have just come back from seeing the amazing new beauty salon that has opened in China Blue. An absolute stunning salon that is offering all the latest treatments Semi-Permanant make up, Face lifts, etc and treatments that are so new that I did not know about. Lisa is a very friendly and offered me some great advise on treatments that... More 

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Thank mike m
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Came to Devon for our Anniversary and decided to do something different. We called here for the first time and was pleasantly surprised by the vast amount of choice we had to choose from all the pots to paint. Expecting it to be full of children it was nice to see adults enjoying the painting experience as well. The tables... More 

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Thank SteveEllie2008
Dawlish, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Been here many times (especially good pre Christmas) always find a few goodies to buy, and also picked up a few pressies to put away. Plenty of choice for lunch at a decent price. Also, parking is never a problem.

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Thank Anne M
Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Popped in late after a day out for tea and for a bit of shopping. Full of interesting items. Contrary to previous reviews we found the staff helpful and attentive. Café area good with the choice of sitting outside. Good for garden ornaments and for interesting household items.

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