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Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre

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Off the beaten track - but well worth a visit...

From interesting furniture, to silverware, pottery and even a plate-camera, there is something for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GeorgeGreen
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UK
Lovely place

A hidden gem, in beautiful surroundings, lots of unique & unusual finds with a lovely cafe serving... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
joolsy2015
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North Wales, United Kingdom
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  • Poor3%
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“gift shop”(7 reviews)
“salad”(4 reviews)
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Denbigh Road | Afonwen, Nr Caerwys, Flintshire, Mold CH7 5UB, Wales
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+44 1352 720965
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I travelled from Wirral and collected my one year old Granddaughter Willow on the way When we arrived it had started to rain outside. I put Willow in her pram and walked around he carpark to find the entrance. Once inside I was disappointed to...More

Thank Karen H
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Karen, I am sorry you did not enjoy your visit with us. Our entrance is signed with a wrought iron hanging sign above the door, however I assume you must have missed this, especially as it was raining and you must have been anxious...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From interesting furniture, to silverware, pottery and even a plate-camera, there is something for everyone at Afonwen Antique and Craft Centre. Signposted off the Denbigh Road, close to the Caerwys turning, the Antique and Craft Centre can be found in a delightful and peaceful setting....More

Thank GeorgeGreen
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear George, Thank you so much for writing such an interesting and informative review on us, you truly have enjoyed the centre on you visit to be able to describe so much of it. It is a real pleasure to read and such a fabulous...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem, in beautiful surroundings, lots of unique & unusual finds with a lovely cafe serving delicious meals/sandwiches, definitely recommend a visit here

Thank joolsy2015
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This collection of antiques, gifts, crafts and collectibles has some good pieces. However, as we have been travelling around the area, we have managed to pick up pieces from other places at very decent prices. Overall, the prices here are very high - even with...More

Thank Clivel_98
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hello Clivel Thank you for visiting us and for finding some positives in your visit. It is difficult to please everyone with pricing and we are sad to hear you feel that we are a little on the high side. Obviously we research into what...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018

this is my sort of stopping place but my mrs loved it crammed with so many bits and pieces you also have a meal here ,, theres loads of parkking space as wellMore

Thank Stanley C
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Hello Stanley, Thank you for the review, how kind of you to spend the time and write it. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. Hope to look after you again soon when you return. Kind Regards Janet, Adrian &...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We visited last week while on Holidays in Wales. It's a beautiful spot with a beautiful really well presented antique shop the cafe was also lovely the staff were all pleasent and really helpful would highly recommend a visit.More

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Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Hello Gerry, Lovely to read you visited us last week while on holiday and enjoyed yourselves. We are very lucky to be located in such a beautiful area with the Clwydian Ranges behind us and such stunning views all about us. We are so pleased...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Off the beaten track but well worth a visit. From antique furniture to tableware, jewellery to ornaments this place has a great selection on offer. The gift shop by contrast sells completely modern items at reasonable prices. If you’re looking for a gift then look...More

Thank janew541
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Hello Jane, let me start by thanking you for taking the time to review us, and for such a wonderful at that. So pleased you enjoyed your visit to the centre and obviously spend time looking both upstairs and down. We hope you will return...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Very interesting antiques but on the expensive side unfortunately. However the food in the restaurant was lovely. We went twice- firstly for a cream tea and secondly for lunch. Both were excellent and served by very friendly and efficient staff. The Centre is set just...More

Thank margib82
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Dear Margib82, Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a review. It is great to read how you have enjoyed the centre and have visited the restaurant twice, that is good news. We will make sure that staff are aware of...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Things started badly as I pulled onto the car park and the Sat Nav wanted me to do a u turn and go elsewhere! Decided I was at the correct place so sauntered into the Centre. The antiques were a mixture of good, bad and...More

Thank Mixubigmoose
Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to visit us and write a review. It is lovely to read how you enjoyed your visit to our Restaurant sampling tea and scones. All the cakes are homemade and we pride our selves on using as much...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

After a long walk we visited the restaurant here for tea and cakes. It was very busy but the service was excellent. It was a difficult choice to make from all the amazing looking cakes. My carrot cake was delicious. My friends cheesecake looked nice...More

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Janet D, Owner at Afonwen Antique & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hello Rosemary, Thank you for coming to see us after your walk. Nothing like a treat after a good long walk. I was very pleased to hear you liked your carrot cake, its full of so many good things. So sorry to read your friend...More

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