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The Lovespoon Workshop

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Great place to visit

This is a lovely place to spend some time. The guys are so friendly. We were shown some of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sue D
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Good to admire quality.

Great to watch a craftsman working. Very interesting chat with him and descriptions of the... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Roger H
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The Lovespoon Workshop is a free visitor attraction based around the 17th century Welsh lovespoon tradition. Started by Kerry and Jill Thomas in 1975, the Thomas family continue handcarving Welsh lovespoons within Wales today. Everyone is welcome to...more
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Inwood, Cold Inn, Kilgetty SA68 0RP, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to spend some time. The guys are so friendly. We were shown some of the family spoons and given the history and meaning of each one. If you purchase one of their spoons they will personalise it with initials of...More

Thank Sue D
DavidT9880, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sue, Just to say a quick thank you for your lovely review of our family workshop, it is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. We always love to share the Welsh lovespoon tradition and our own collection of Welsh lovespoons...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Great to watch a craftsman working. Very interesting chat with him and descriptions of the displayed spoons. Reasonable prices for the spoons for sale. Highly recommended.More

Thank Roger H
David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Hi Roger, Just to say a quick thank you for your top review. It is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. It is always a great pleasure to be able to share our work with the 17th century Welsh lovespoon tradition...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We would recommend a visit. We took our family to look at love spoons to buy for a wedding present and the level of service we got was outstanding My daughter had a custom love spoon and we got one for our relatives in Canada....More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hi Johny and Helen, Just to say a quick thank you for giving us such a lovely review, it is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. It is always great for us to be able to share the Welsh lovespoon tradition...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018

Brilliant place to visit, free entry, with a personal introcpduction to the history of lovespoons and the stories behind the awe inspiring spoons on display. The gentlemen were so knowledgeable and friendly, with the opportunity to watch them at work! Great for all ages. Highly...More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Hi Phillippa, Just to say a quick thank you for giving us such a lovely review. It is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. It was a pleasure to be able to share the Welsh lovespoon tradition and our own family...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I went to the lovespoon workshop to buy one as a present for my wife on our wedding day. The guys were very helpful, and nothing was too much trouble. Excellent craftsmanship, and to top it off the wife loved itMore

Thank Ceri P
David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Hi Ceri, Just to say a quick thank you for your top review. We are delighted to hear that you and your wife were pleased with the lovespoon. We handcarve all of our lovespoons here on site and it is always a pleasure to share...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

We visited your Welsh spoon shop in May 2018. We placed a order for our 25th anniversary spoon for September, as promised it would be ready and delivered in August. The spoon is beautiful and more than we could ever expect it to be. We...More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi Alison and Paul, Just to say thank you for your lovely review of our family workshop. It is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. It was a pleasure to meet you all back in May and it was also a...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

The feature of this place is the father/son team of carvers telling their life stories through carved spoons. It's entertaining and engaging. Their presentation lasts just long enough to satisfy. They also sell love spoons and will carve appropriate initials into them.More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Hi, Just to say a quick thank you for reviewing our family workshop. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Lovespoon Workshop. It is always a pleasure to be able to share our unique collection of handcarved Welsh lovespoons with those who...More

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We called into the workshop on our last day in Tenby and we wasnt disappointed! We were welcomed into the workshop and given the history of the wooden spoons.. all of which are amazing! I could have listened to the stories behind each and every...More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Just to say a quick thank you for such a lovely review. It is much appreciated by us all here at The Lovespoon Workshop. It was a pleasure to share the Welsh lovespoon tradition with you and the stories behind our own collection. You might...More

Reviewed May 25, 2018

I took my coach group here last week. This family run business is a pleasure to visit & I recommend anyone in the area goes along & sees this Welsh tradition still alive. A fantastic welcome from the owners & an interesting insight in to...More

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David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of our family workshop. We are delighted to hear that you and your group enjoyed the time you spent with us. It is always a pleasure to share the Welsh lovespoon tradition and our own family collection of lovespoons...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018

My group took a short coach ride from Tenby to this attraction. We were met on arrival by David Thomas who welcomed us to his workshop, proceeded to give us a wonderful demonstration of how lovespoons are made and showed us many examples of other...More

Thank John W
David T, Owner at The Lovespoon Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hi John, Thank you for giving us such a lovely review it is much appreciated by all the family here at The Lovespoon Workshop. We really enjoyed spending the morning with yourself and your group here with us at the workshop. It's great for us...More

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