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New Brewery Arts

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Worth a visit

As well as a really interesting shop,a cafe and they have some good exhibitions. You can walk round... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pippa C
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Stonehouse, United Kingdom
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Great Arts Centre and cafe

This is an excellent Centre for teaching arts and crafts and selling the products of local artists... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
andrewcR5165JK
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EPSOM, UK
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New Brewery Arts is the home of craft and making in the heart of the Cotswolds, Based in the only three remaining Cirencester Brewery Buildings, New Brewery Arts houses galleries, makers' studios, café and shop, and an extensive programme of courses...more
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Brewery Court, Cirencester GL7 1JH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As well as a really interesting shop,a cafe and they have some good exhibitions. You can walk round the workshops and watch the craftsmen at work

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent Centre for teaching arts and crafts and selling the products of local artists and craftspeople. The cafe is brilliant, with a great menu, high quality food and drink and reasonable prices.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dazzling collection of crafts - jewellery to pottery, automata to sculptures. Also includes an excellent café serving snacks and lunches/ teas. High class crafts...a highlight is visiting craftspeople in their workshops esp the glassblowers...so you can see how they work/ produce their artworks. Easy to...More

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Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi James Thanks for this nice review of New Brewery Arts - good to hear that you managed to fit it lots of what we have to offer, including visiting Loco Glass. Come back again soon and have something more in the Cafe! Alice

Reviewed June 16, 2018

Very friendly staff and a delicious lunch . The Arts and Crafts fabulous from a lot of very talented people. Make sure you visit when in Cirencester

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Alice C, Marketing Manager at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Hi and I'm so sorry that we've taken such a long time to respond. Very glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and please come back again for another good lunch!

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Plenty to see,& a Cafe ... Well worth the time to visit. The Glass Blowers had some really lovely pieces,

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Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Hi Thank you very much for leaving such a great review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit; do come back and see our regularly changing exhibitions, and we also have a new maker who's just arrived in the courtyard. Best wishes, Alice

Reviewed April 26, 2018

We stayed at the YHA next door and had breakfast here the following morning. What a lovely place this is with excellent food and very friendly staff.More

Thank vinoman2018
Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Thank you for leaving us a 5* review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay - you can review The Barrel Store if you like as well by searching for it on Tripadvisor. Glad you enjoyed the food in the Cafe and that...More

Reviewed March 30, 2018

One can find art and/or craft shops anywhere, but rarely do you find ones with the craft workers in residence. They are freindly and welcoming and happy to discuss their work which is clearly for sale. In addition the shop has a wide range of...More

Thank John H
Alice C, Guest Relations Manager at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi John Thank you for giving such a complete review of your visit; we do also run over 200 courses and workshops should you feel the need to come and learn a craft yourself! Look forward to seeing you again soon. Alice

Reviewed March 16, 2018

Regularly have coffee and cakes here. The date slice is delicious and a real treat. Wonderful setting and with some interesting things to see. Staff very friendly and a delight to visit. At Loco Glass you can see glass items being made, wonderful just a...More

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Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Hi Paul Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a positive review. We're very glad you enjoy your visits both to the Cafe and the onsite makers - look forward to welcoming you back soon. Alice

Reviewed December 23, 2017

Went In for tea and cakes which were great and a friend had a bacon sandwich which was huge and very fresh. Went back a couple of days later for lunch of tea and a sandwich very disappointed as the bread must have been cut...More

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Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to review us and I'm glad you had a great experience the first time, but I'm sorry it wasn't so good the second time. I've spoken to our Manager and it seems the bread's been cut shortly before...More

Reviewed November 30, 2017

This estalishment was not for me. Some of the art and craft work I found quite attractive but the prices.... my goodness. I live near Chichester West Sussex an area with similar craft outlets but I have not seen prices like these!More

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Alice C, Marketing at New Brewery Arts, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2017

Hi Harry Many thanks for visiting us and for leaving your review, and I'm sorry you felt the prices were high. We do work very closely with the artists and the prices are agreed with them in advance. They are also no higher than the...More

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