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A brilliant friendly place!!

This place was amazing!!! We loved painting & the cafe section with toy area. Perfect. Such a warm... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Sarah S
via mobile
Excellent Afternoon

Excellent afternoon at the Blue Owl. Great environment. Get the kids away from the iPads. Very... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Romford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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31 Aug 2018
“A brilliant friendly place!!”
15 Aug 2018
“Excellent Afternoon”
We are a paint your own ceramics studio, and gift shop. We also serve freshly ground coffee, teas, and cakes/snacks.
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Nayland Road | Great Horkesley, Colchester CO6 4AH, England
+44 1206 271990
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing!!! We loved painting & the cafe section with toy area. Perfect. Such a warm friendly helpful atmosphere. If we lived locally we would be in here ALL the time. A wonderful time had by all- kids, mummy, daddy & grandma too....More

1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent afternoon at the Blue Owl. Great environment. Get the kids away from the iPads. Very reasonably priced.

1  Thank CByrne74
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Extremely friendly service. Lovely fresh food. Easy parking. Very interesting inhouse pottery display and shop.

1  Thank howardfn
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice ambience,good coffees, cakes and ice creams available. Wide range of pottery products to colour, and instructions given.

1  Thank Peterwbarton
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We visited here as a group on a monday afternoon (4 adults & 3 children) and had a lovely time. It was the first visit at this location (have been before to both of the previous premises) and I was impressed with how spacious it...More

1  Thank haribosmum
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Not being at all artistic I had no idea what to expect on my first visit. I went along with my son just to try something different. We had a great time. For the first time in ages I actually had 2 hours where I...More

1  Thank Winkywoo444
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend this place. The staff are great! I stupidly turned up without booking to find them fully booked. When I was about to leave with a disappointed daughter, they informed me that they’d shuffled things to make space for us. As well...More

1  Thank Leoni H
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Have visited the Blue Owl on a number of occasions mainly for a coffee and catch up with friends. Staff are very welcoming and they serve good teas, coffee and cakes.

1  Thank ellenmG1121EE
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time at the Blue Owl this morning. Great service with friendly hosts. Would thoroughly recommend a visit. Clean, tidy and we'll organised. Comfortable homely atmosphere with a great selection of food and beverages. Five out of five. I look forward to returning....More

1  Thank PJ-REVIEW-01
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is a ceramic painting experience for children and their parents which serves coffee and cake to support that activity.

1  Thank 473viviennew
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