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Address: 35-37 Bourne Avenue, Bournemouth BH2 6DT, England
Phone Number: 441202558030
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Wed 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Relaxing and fun to do with kids

Visited with daughter, great idea for gifts or keepsakes. Staff are helpful and friendly. Lots of choice. Very quiet and relaxing in there which was lovely! No music etc...just... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
dollydonut123
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with daughter, great idea for gifts or keepsakes. Staff are helpful and friendly. Lots of choice. Very quiet and relaxing in there which was lovely! No music etc...just peace and quiet! Will visit again!

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Thank dollydonut123
Poole, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here yesterday for the first time, as we needed something to entertain our children. Excellent concept and we had a lovely panini and coffee. However; even though we had 2 young children we weren't offered drinks at our table like we saw another table being offered, and we were unable to go up and order together as there... More 

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Thank Lou B
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and we are pleased that you had a great time. When ‘setting up’ customer’s tables for painting it is our standard practice to ask if you would like anything from the café. My apologies for this not taking place in this instance. We have recently taken on some new staff for this summer and will... More 

Bromley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed relaxing pottery painting few hours avoiding the summer rain !!. The only problem was that we were not told at start of painting that the pots take 7 days to be fired and gazed. But they are being sent on to us free of charge. The lunch we also had here was good quality, plentiful and excellent value.... More 

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Thank Lin09
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed yourselves with us. We do pride ourselves in the quality of our somewhat unique offering in the centre of Bournemouth. Sorry that you were not told when you started that it would take 7 days for your items to be glazed and fired but I am pleased... More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

A friend suggested that we go here and not going before I didn't know what to expect. As fathers day was coming up we both went last Thursday with our young babies a 5 month and 3 month old to make prints of their feet for gifts. When we arrived we were greeted with a smile and helped to our... More 

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Thank Tina-louise C
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are so please you enjoyed yourselves on your first visit. We understand how stressful it is to attempt to do footprints with the little ones and we always do as much as we can to help. Maybe next time you visit we can help you with matching handprints! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

All Fired Up is fundamentally a pottery painting experience, popular with families and for children's birthday parties but they also serve an excellent cup of coffee and cakes. We ordered our coffees and found space to sit on the comfy sofas by the window while our cappuccinos were prepared and brought to our table. There are also tables outside for... More 

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Thank Roland G
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

At All Fired Up we believe we offer a unique experience in Bournemouth, combining the atmosphere of a great independent coffee shop with the ability for all generations to get together and get creative, and messy! Everyone at All Fired Up takes pride in what we have to offer whether it is the range of pottery we have on offer... More 

Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

I had booked a table for my fiancés birthday. We both love being creative! It was fantastic! The staff were so helpful, coffee was great, the whole atmosphere was great for kids and big kids alike and at a reasonable price! I can't wait to get my finished piece :-) definitely recommend the experience to anyone creatively minded!

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Thank SophieAndJolyon
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Hi, thank you very much for your review, we are so glad you all enjoyed yourselves. We agree that painting pottery is something that all ages can enjoy, whether artistically minded or not, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you again for your recommendation. More 

Oxford
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

This place is not just about being All Fired Up! It serves great coffee and cake too! With newly refurbished premises and friendly staff it is a great place to stop for a cuppa.

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Thank tdatwells
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Hi, thank you so much for your comments. We pride ourselves on being a great independent coffee shop in the centre of Bournemouth and like you we are very please with the refurbishment. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Christchurch, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

Once again a big wow. I stumbled across All Fired Up last year on one of my many bad days as I suffer with my Mental Health. However I enter and I am met with a big welcome from the staff and I amshown around and everything is explained to me I choose my piece of pottery, my paints and... More 

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Thank Peter H
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Hi, thank you very much for your review. We are very glad that we have been able to help you so much. We have found that painting pottery is a very relaxing and therapeutic pastime, one in which it is easy to lose yourself! As you know we have been here 10 years now and the staff have built up... More 

Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Today my friend and I wanted to do something relaxing and calming as I suffer from extreme anxiety and panic attacks... Today was a bad day for me so we went to "all fired up" what an amazing day we had.out comes the artist in us and away we went to complete our own little piece of " Picasso "... More 

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Thank helenkatling123
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Hi Helen, Thank you for your review. You you right to comment that painting pottery is a very relaxing activity. It is so easy to lose all sense of time when you are creating your masterpiece. We are also very proud of the service we try to provide to all our customers and we do our best to help with... More 

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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

My visit was at 4pm on a Saturday afternoon but come on!!! My 5 yr old & I walked in firstly to check with the staff what time they were open till, they inform us 6pm but gave us little to no customer service for the rest of our 1hr visit! We sat ourselves down but nobody told us what... More 

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Thank LadyLu83
Stuart S, Owner at All Fired Up, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am very concerned to read your comments as they are completely out of character for both our staff and operation. I would be very happy to discuss the concerns you have raised directly, you can contact me on bournemouth@allfiredupceramics.co.uk More 

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