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The Painting Pottery Cafe

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Lovely place, perfect for a group

A group of 7 of us came here for an afternoon. It was a really lovely place with a wide selection... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kiran B
Truly unique little cafe/pottery shop with friendly staff

Decided to visit after passing through the lanes, the shop clearly stands out with colour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas S
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We are just a short walk from the train Station, in the North Laine area of Brighton. We love to help individuals or groups spend an hour or two in our fun creative environment. You can choose from 100s of ceramic items to paint or try your hand at...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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31 North Road, Brighton BN1 1YB, England
+44 1273 628952
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All reviews staff were so friendly lovely couple of hours evening class creative atmosphere downstairs area great fun whole process nan explained everything lovely ladies hen party plenty of choice fun activity two hours brilliant experience lovely atmosphere rainy day
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of 7 of us came here for an afternoon. It was a really lovely place with a wide selection of pottery, paints and materials. The staff were really helpful and gave us some useful painting tips. You can also get teas, coffees and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kiran B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit after passing through the lanes, the shop clearly stands out with colour appearance, very friendly helpful staff with everything clearly laid out and explained, would recommend allowing plenty of time to paint as it is a long process of choosing and painting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Thomas S
PaintingPotteryCafe, Owner at The Painting Pottery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comments. We love to be part of the North Laine - with lots of independent unique shops. So glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Wonderful opportunity to try something new under patient tutelage! The workshop leader was really patient and explained everything clearly so I never felt lost! The space is nice and open too, really chilled ambience! Would recommend x

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dan M
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My girlfriend and I went on a Saturday morning and had the best time (you don’t have to be a child to enjoy this). It was fun, affordable and the two bowls we painted came out really nicely - would definitely recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Hugo E
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My other half and I decided last minute that we’d like to do something different with our Sunday and came up with visiting the Painting Pottery Cafe - it was perfect! A really therapeutic and enjoyable few hours with friendly staff (who were attentive and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank IWJones
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful day! Spent at least 6 hours in the cafe😁the staff are lovely🤗a great activity for a rainy day or if you’ve missed a morning lecture... x

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JessO220
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully friendly and relaxed atmosphere with loads of affordable options for fun pottery painting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maddssyy
Reviewed 17 September 2018

My partner and I really enjoyed it here. We used acrylic to paint so we could take them with us straight away as we're not local. The girls working there were lovely and explained everything well. Nice atmosphere and a souvenir to take away!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

My 9 year old grandson loved picking an item to paint and deciding on all the colours. We spent a relaxed hour and half here which was well needed after trotting round Brighton all day. He picked a Nemo fish ornament since we had just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sara L
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I got the taster throwing session as a gift for my birthday - such a great gift! Nothing more satisfying than turning a bit of clay into a pot, or in our case, something that somewhat resembles a pot 😂 - the staff we really...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle C
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