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China Blue

Station Road, Totnes TQ9 5JR, England
+44 1803 860908
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Wouldn’t stop in for just lunch again

This is a review just for the cafe. I stopped in to feed my two young girls during half term... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rachel B
via mobile
Great place to visit

We stopped in here several times during our holiday in Totnes during the end of Oct beginning of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mildenhall, United Kingdom
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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. Cafe & Homeware Store - Mon / Sat 9:00 – 5:30, Sun 10:00 – 5:00. Ceramic Studio - Mon / Sat 10:00 – 5:30, Sun 10:00 – 5:00
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“cakes” (15 reviews)
“lovely shop” (8 reviews)
“visit china” (6 reviews)
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Station Road, Totnes TQ9 5JR, England
+44 1803 860908
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a review just for the cafe. I stopped in to feed my two young girls during half term. Purchased two children’s boxes, a sandwich, drink & piece of cake & was shocked to be paying £20. The sandwich was lovely, the sandwich in...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here several times during our holiday in Totnes during the end of Oct beginning of Nov 2017. We came in for coffee on our way back from the station as it is situated close by & also after a long walk one...More

Thank A1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coffee and window shopping. Lovely place with lovely unusual Homeware products. Very nice relaxing coffee shop. China painting for children.

Thank VIXTER123
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My two young girls loved painting here. They were very easy going. The deserts at the cafe were also delicious

Thank HarmonyTreeStudio
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Wife,myself and grandchildren ate and drank in cafe. Requested TAP WATER with coffee and surprised with CHARGE OF £9 for 3 number glasses of tap water.

Thank keithmercer123
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely shop with a huge range of products. All staff in the shop are very friendly however the coffee shop definitely needs to take a leaf out of their book! The somewhat larger lady behind the counter definitely needs a lesson In customer service. Several...More

Thank Rosie J
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I visited China Blue yesterday with 2 girlfriends. One friend learnt how to throw pots while we painted our ready made masterpieces. The staff were friendly and helpful. No time pressure was put on us. You could take as long as you liked. Great fun,...More

Thank SueDExeter
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I take mum out regularly and as she is 94 we need to go somewhere wheelchair friendly and with good disabled toilets. This place is perfect. The staff are helpful and friendly toilets clean and the coffee always good. We love seeing all the things...More

Thank SChapm
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic stop. The toffee apple flapjack was brilliant and one of our group had a bacon egg sandwich which was great. Will definitely stop at China Blue again

Thank JackieJB3
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Went with family for a light lunch. Very disappointed. Served by very brusque, curt lady. 1 cheese & onion pasty, 2 Sausage rolls, 1 brie/tomato/pepper sandwich, 2 teas, £34.00! Basic supermarket type bread, hard brie. - sausage rolls & pasty microwaved so soggy pastry. Salad...More

Thank anneanddavid71
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Questions & Answers
6 October 2016|
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Response from hepa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cafe is but beware the shop, as a lot of items are on display on random sized display tables, easy to accidentally knock things off.
18 August 2016|
Response from Natalie H | Reviewed this property |
It may be online. The prices are on the bottom of the unpainted items when you arrive and there is an additional studio charge for them to fire them. You are best to go at the beginning of your trip as it can take up to a... More