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Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Good Centre

Although at the far end of the town it is very well worth the easy walk - a great antique centre... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Howlo
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Antiques area great but tea room staff unnecessarily abrupt and curt

Enjoyed browsing around the antiques area and visited the tea rooms whilst there.The lady was quite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen T
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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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 sit outside the river craft stalls handcrafted items great place to browse car park baked potato on display well worth a visit couple of hours iron bridge tearoom riverside browsing
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although at the far end of the town it is very well worth the easy walk - a great antique centre, great selection of products, well laid at and helpful staff, its well worth a look.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed browsing around the antiques area and visited the tea rooms whilst there.The lady was quite abrupt and curt especially when telling another customer that it would be a good 15 minute wait for their food. She also quite fiercely bumped into the back of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Karen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking back from the play park as it began to rain, and we thought we’d take cover and refreshments. Sadly the machine wasn’t able to produce “steamed milk” for my daughter’s “big girl chino”, which left me worried about the quality of my...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 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 December 2, 2018

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

Reviewed November 20, 2018

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
1  Thank Clare W
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

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 September 30, 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 August 27, 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 September 8, 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 August 26, 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
1  Thank Wayne B
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 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 August 20, 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
1  Thank Dooseydog
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 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 August 20, 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 dodgy j
Wolvesmad33, Owner at Ironbridge Antiques Arts & Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 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

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Anna W
July 11, 2018|
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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
January 24, 2015|
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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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