Hot Pot Pottery 

We are a friendly, cosy, country tea-room, gallery and studio offering pottery for sale, tasty treats and pottery activities. We have courtyard parking, free wifi and dogs and children are welcome.

We are at The House of Bread, Christchurch, Forest of Dean, GL16 7NS (nr Symonds Yat East – walkable from Forest Holidays/Bracelands).

Tea-room and gallery

Our Tea-room and Gallery are OPEN Easter – end Oct half-term Fri-Sun 11-4 (inc. Thurs in summer hols and all Bank Hols).

So come and chill out in our tea-room and gallery or get creative with our fun pottery activities.

PLEASE NOTE: due to family commitments there will be no pottery trial classes possible 23-26 May and we will be completely closed Thur/Fri 4&5th Aug and Sat 13th Aug. Apologies for this and hope you can visit us on other days.

Pottery classes and activities

We offer fun 2 hour Pottery Trial Classes in our pottery studio. They are possible most days year-round 11-1 or 2-4 but do need to be booked in advance.

We offer Pottery Painting whenever our tea-room and gallery are open. So book a space and get creative!

Our latest news and offers

To keep up with what we are up to, visit our News and special offers page, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.


Vouchers towards activities, classes and pottery are available and make a perfect Christmas/Birthday/Wedding present.

Contact us

Call us on 07974 983908/01594 837943 or email: info@hotpotpottery.co.uk for more information and booking.

Our accommodation

We also offer self-catering or book-ahead B&B accommodation here at The House of Bread so you can stay with us while you are getting creative. Great for groups celebrating birthdays or a hen do and we offer a 10% discount on pottery trial classes (exc. delivery) for those staying for more than one night in our accommodation. Click here to find out more.


Gallery and tea room Classes and activities

Pottery for sale Our accommodation

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