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Costis Pottery

Address: Thassos Town (Limenas), Greece
Phone Number: 30 697 599 2301
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English first
Istanbul Province, Turkey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

very beautifull hand made potts and jugs.The owner there keeps the old traditional production,all hand made.I will come again.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

very traditional pottery and very friently owner.Kostas is a very good gay and he works the old traditional way.We bayd some beautifull jugs.

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Kent, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Enjoyed listening to his story about his family buisness and bought somthing to support him, his buisness is his life.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Nice walk to the North end of the village near the sailing school. What a lovely man, took us into the workshop and stood for ages talking to us about the history of his family and the business. Bought a couple of pots we now use for our ouzo at home and a bowl for olives.takes us back to Greece... More 

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Kronstadt, Brasov, Romania
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

it is the only place in Thassos, Limenas, you can get real pottery to very sympatic Kostis. A big variety of pottery.

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Thassos Town (Limenas), Greece
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have been going to Costis pottery for eight years and can't visit and not buy something from such a talented man.Not only is Costis a genuine and polite man he's got such a talent for making beautiful pottery. It's such great value you will not leave empty handed every visit. Also the view from the back yard is amazing.....Enjoy... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Just a short walk from the Aberdeen Studios, the potter himself was on hand to show us how he works, very friendly and informative, his work is unique and some of the pieces are fantastic, the prices were very reasonable and we bought several small items which he wrapped well in bubble wrap to protect them and advised that hand... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Run by Costis. Gorgeous handmade pottery - bowls, tealight holders, vases, wine jugs & cups, mugs etc etc. Spent an hour or so having a chat with him whilst deciding what to buy - so friendly! Bubble wrapped everything for safe travel. Nice location on the beach as well.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Costis has run this pottery for many years, as this pottery was set up by his grandfather, and has continued in the family ever since. A short(ish) walk past the ferry port takes you along the coastal path to the pottery. Costis works alone and is responsible for all aspects of the production, ie forming the pots and curios, drying,... More 

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