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Potters Barn

Type:Arts, Crafts & Galleries

Church Street, Ribchester, Lancs, PR3 3YE

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Tel: 01254 878 431

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Potters Barn, Ribchester
We are delighted to announce we are a finalist in the Lancashire Red Rose Awards in the Rural Business of the Year category.

Potters Barn is situated in the heart of the Roman village of Ribchester. Set in a beautiful old barn with a secret garden and warming log fire in winter. We believe in serving healthy, wholesome, home made food. We also support different dietary requirements. Alongside the cafe we do pottery painting which can be done anytime, with lots to choose from. Please enquire about our party packages. Also come and look at our little gift shop. Get a unique gift with lovely home ideas to share it or keep to yourself.

We endorse Fairtrade and support other local businesses when sourcing ingredients and products. We are on the Lancashire cycle route and are a popular destination with walkers. With the River Ribble flowing through the village and the amazing children's park opposite the cafe, what's not to visit!

Throughout the year, we do hold several events, including quarterly acoustic nights, wine tasting and tapas, story telling and knit and natter every Thursday 2pm to 4pm. You will always receive a warm, friendly welcome at Potters Barn.

A ramp can be provided if required for entrance (where there is just one step) to Potters Barn - please just ask. There is a large council car park opposite where there are public toilets.

Opening Times

Open New Year
Potters Barn (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Closed Mondays November to March
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Closed Saturday 27th December 2014

Throughout the week in winter we shut at 4:30pm

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Events

Wednesday, 3rd January 2018 - Monday, 31st December 2018

Knit and Natter
more info

Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018

Directions

Road Directions

Ribchester is on the bus route from Chipping and Blackburn

Public Transport Directions

From Longridge, follow signs to Ribchester. The cafe is situated by brown tourist signs in the village and from the Ribchester junction of the A59.

Facilities

Other

  • Village Location

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

Children & Infants

  • Baby Bottle and Food Warming Facilities Available

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Aim to Attract Conferences & Business meetings

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      80
    • Very Good
      19
    • Average
      5
    • Poor
      5
    • Terrible
      4

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