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Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
Open today: 10:00 - 16:30
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Plenty of variety available here from genuine antiques to craft stalls. Toys, kitchen implements... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
susanskilton06
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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A great antique emporium

As part of the Merrythought development at the heart of Ironbridge this antique centre has brought... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
kishere t
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loughborough
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Antiques,Arts & Crafts centre with over 60 individual traders and the Riverside Tea Room. Located right by Dale End Park in Ironbridge. We serve a selection of specialist teas along with a selection of ground bean coffees, a special baileys coffee...more
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Merrythought Village Dale End | Coalbrookdale,, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7NJ, England
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All reviews antique centre tea room cake overlooking the river sit outside handcrafted items great place to browse cream tea stalls selling car park tea shop baked potato on display well worth a visit couple of hours on site iron bridge
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of variety available here from genuine antiques to craft stalls. Toys, kitchen implements, books, art and so on. Spent a very pleasant hour or so here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank susanskilton06
Wolvesmad33, Manager at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind comments and glad you enjoyed your visit with us, hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the tea room at the Antique Centre on Saturday 6th October. As a local resident I was very much looking forward to this but sadly it did not match up to my expectations. Whether it was the time of day I visited (2.30pm)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Clare W
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry this wasn't a good experience for you Clare, I can assure you the team work hard to make it good experience but for whatever reason it wasn't up to our usual standard on this day for which I apologise, it's not how we operate....More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Found this Riverside Tearoom by chance as we walked along the high street and thought it would be lovely to sit outside in the sunshine by the river. We were not wrong, sat outside on a terrace with umbrellas but it is cosy inside as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LondonNefertiti
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We love his place, a mooch around the Antique centre ( where we always end up buying something) followed by a light lunch in their lovely tea room. We were pleased to see they are doing some vegan and gluten free choices now too but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thetraveller303
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to post your feedback, the team work very hard to make sure its a great experience so it's nice when it's appreciated. Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 26 August 2018

It's a small cafe with dated furniture decor but that wasn't an issue. The food is poor, especially for the price. For £5 I would have expected a gourmet baked potato meal but it was barely average and I could make something better myself. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wayne B
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thanks for the feedback, sorry you felt the need to post your feelings on here rather than addressing any concerns you had on the day, when we would have sorted whatever the problem was. Firstly can I correct you, we are NOT a cafe, it's...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Typical “art and crafts “ type venue , ie over priced and unimaginative products ....what makes this centre and cafe stand out is the appalling attitude of the staff who seem to use grunts to communicate and have been deaf to all those customer first...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dooseydog
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

That's for the feedback and for whatever reason it clearly didn't work for you on the day. All I can say is we have 100s of visitors every week, many of them come back weekly to see what's new in, who love what we do,...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Went into buy a bottle of water for my over heating dog , asked where is your bottled water ...” over there “ with a finger waving “ what is on display is what we have got “ ... Not “ may I help you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James H
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Sorry you felt the team member wasn't helpful, there's not much that can go wrong really in such a simple transaction but I don't see what is wrong with pointing to somewhere if somebody asks where something is, surely this is a natural response? I'm...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Lovely tea room with outside seating overlooking the Rivers Severn. Tea was good and leak and potato soup very tasty. A bit disappointed that they did not have a full menu, but we did arrive late. Suggest they should plan better for busy days, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank geoffreypound
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thanks for taking the time to post your comments and really pleased you enjoyed your visit. Sorry there wasn't a full menu when you arrived but I can promise you we work very hard to make sure we've got enough for the following day but...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

As part of the Merrythought development at the heart of Ironbridge this antique centre has brought a lot of dealers together under one roof. A good range of craft and household gifts available. A nice cafe here too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kishere t
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thanks for your kind comments, hope to see you again in the near future :)

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We loved it here, it’s huge and even has its own coffee shop. There is a mix of antiques, old bits and bobs from times gone by, curiosities and Home made craft treasures. We have been 3 times now and never came out empty handed....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Shelly O
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Many thanks for your kind comments, hope to see you again soon :)

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Anna W
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Response from Wolvesmad33 | Property representative |
Any enquires of this nature via email, details on our website thanks
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travellor270
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Response from Wolvesmad33 | Property representative |
Firstly I am shocked at this false allegation, I can assure you we do not discriminate against anybody in fact we go out of our way to accommodate wheelchair users of which we have plenty who come at least once a week as... More
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