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Powdermills Pottery

Powder Mills Farm Near Postbridge | Dartmoor National Park, Yelverton, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6SP, England
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Cafe
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$$ - $$$
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Powder Mills Farm Near Postbridge | Dartmoor National Park, Yelverton, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6SP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at this unusual place , set back off the B3212 going south-west out of Postbridge, after a walk up the nearby Bellever Tor and each enjoyed a cream tea that comprised a real home made devon scone [no fruit], home made jam and...More

Thank LES N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful food, friendly hosts and local information as well as pottery - we will return as soon as possible

Thank sandybuckle1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the rain there was a warm welcome, tea and scones and delightful pottery and art to view and purchase. Friendly owner even gave us a lesson in the history of pottery and earthenware.

Thank ChrisJLH
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Chris. Thank you for taking the time to review your afternoon tea. I hope you come back and see us soon.

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Looking for a sunny outside cream tea. Found it. Quirky pottery/museum/tea room. Basically... Scone: great Jam: the best ever Cream: good enough to be Cornish! Some brilliant and beautiful pottery to see and buy and don't miss out on the interesting local meat that's on...More

Thank Harveychant
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review! Glad you enjoyed your cream tea and visit.

Reviewed June 21, 2017

Stopped here for a cream tea, it is in a beautiful setting in the courtyard surrounded by quaint farmyard buildings, now turned into a pottery ceramic shop, Dartmoor pony information centre and cream tea cafe. The cream tea was excellent quality and good value. It...More

Thank Ruth H
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2017

I'm glad you enjoyed your cream tea when you visited us. My customers keep adding information to the pony exhibition! I am proud to be a member of a team of 6 potters working together (the Kigbeare Kiln Project) and work from all of us...More

Reviewed May 1, 2017

...I slammed on the brakes as I saw the sign "Cream teas!". It was a lovely oasis on beautiful Dartmoor, we browsed around their welcoming shop admiring the Pottery and the Dartmoor Hill Pony display. I had a gorgeous Cream tea and my wife had...More

Thank Martin D
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

So pleased you enjoyed your time at Powdermills - and your Thunder and Lightning. Hope to see you again - next year?

Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Powdermills pottery on Saturday,Joss explained to my tour group about the famous ponies on Dartmoor,it was a delight and nice to see Joss again.

Thank Tich S
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Always a pleasure to see Tich and his Proper Dartmoor Tours come down the drive - if ever you would like to investigate Dartmoor with a knowledgeable and affable guide - Tich is your man!

Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

The lady who served us was really friendly. The cream tea was served on homemade pottery and tasted lovely. There is also a really interesting room about the Dartmoor ponies and ways to help conserve the moor. We will definitely be going again!

Thank lolonolo
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon ☺

Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this lovely pottery, tempted by the coffee sign . When we arrived we noticed a hill pony display in an adjoining outhouse. The owner came and explained the history of the hill ponies and the difference between hill ponies and Dartmoor ponies...More

Thank fms15
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

So glad you enjoyed your time with us at Powdermills: I hope you come and see us again when the sun is shining!

Reviewed September 22, 2016

While driving along the road we saw the sign for the Powdermills Pottery and tearoom and, as this coincided with a need for tea, we stopped by. First of all we looked at the shop which stocks a nice selection of craftworlk, pottery etc by...More

1  Thank johnhouston2
Joss H, Owner at Powdermills Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

So pleased you appreciated the ginger cake! Hope to see you again soon.

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alison2010_10
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Response from Joss H | Property representative |
Powdermills is now operating Winter opening hours and teas menu (see the pottery's webite for more info) which means, yes, we are open on Saturdays and Sundays. The Winter Menu includes warming drinks and selection of... More
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Average prices
$5 - $10
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Powder Mills Farm Near Postbridge | Dartmoor National Park, Yelverton, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6SP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Yelverton
Description
Tea-room set in the centre of Dartmoor's rolling hills. Set off the road that crosses the moor East-West(B3212), two miles west of Postbridge. Cream Teas a speciality, with a range of hot/cold drinks, cakes and ice cream served alongside. Pots made on site from clays and rocks gathered off the moor. Shop displaying the work of 30 Dartmoor-based craft-makers: one-off items in clay, wood, willow, metals and more. Join us for clotted cream, beautiful views, peace and shopping.
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