The Pottery By Night

Great Food & Atmosphere

In the heart of the Old Pottery buildings lies our licensed restaurant, celebrated for serving freshly-prepared meals with ingredients sourced locally and seasonally. As dusk settles, the setting evolves into ‘The Pottery By Night’ – a transformation to an exceptional evening destination, featuring unmatched dining experiences, tasty food and a captivating atmosphere.

2024 Events

Monthly Exclusive Dining Experiences

Throughout 2023, each of our events was a resounding success, reaching full capacity. This year, we’re excited to open up all our events, giving you the opportunity to book in advance for any of our exclusive Pottery By Night evenings. Each event promises a unique and highly coveted dining experience. As these special evenings are the only way to experience our evening restaurant, we strongly recommend booking early to ensure you secure your place.

A £10 booking fee per person is required for each event and is payable in advance. Once you’ve booked online or by phone, our restaurant team will contact you via email with a link to pay your deposit on our website. We’ll also confirm your booking and discuss any dietary requirements during this process.

Below is the exciting line-up of our 2024 events:

20th April | A Night from The Smoker

Step into a world of rich, smoky flavours with our Night from The Smoker. This unique event showcases the art of smoked cuisine, presenting a variety of dishes that are sure to tantalise your taste buds. Whether you’re a smoked food lover or new to these flavours, prepare to be amazed by the depth and variety we bring to your plate.

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18th May | Tasting Menu with Wines

Experience an epicurean’s dream with our Tasting Menu with Wines. This night is all about celebrating the harmonious marriage of food and wine. Each dish is carefully crafted to complement its wine pairing, creating a symphony of flavours that will elevate your dining experience to new heights. Prepare for a culinary journey that’s both delicious and enlightening.

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15th June | Taste of Asia

Embark on a flavour-packed journey with our Taste of Asia night. This event brings Asia’s diverse and rich culinary traditions to your table. From the authentic spices of India to the umami of soy in authentic Chinese, get ready to explore an array of dishes that capture the essence of Asian fusion. It’s a celebration of taste, colour and culture.

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13th July | Spanish Night

Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of our Spanish night. This event is a lively celebration of Spanish culture, from its tantalising starters and tapas style to its hearty meat or fish dishes. Feel the rhythm of Spain as you enjoy traditional flavours and discover new favourites. It’s an evening of fun, food and the joyous spirit of a fiesta.

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10th August | An Evening at the Taverna: A Taste of Greece

Transport yourself to the Mediterranean with our Greek Taverna night. Savour the fresh, aromatic flavours of Greek cuisine, where each dish tells a story of history and tradition. Experience the warmth of Greek hospitality and enjoy a variety of Mediterranean delights in an ambience that captures the essence of a summer in Greece.

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7th September | A Night from The Smoker

Back by popular demand, our Night from The Smoker promises another evening of deliciously smoky dishes. From subtly infused appetisers to richly flavoured main courses, each dish will be a celebration of what is smoked barbecue food. This event is perfect for those who love a touch of comfort food, but elevated to offer a unique dining experience that will linger in your memory.

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19th October | Murder Mystery

Dare to solve another enigmatic puzzle at our October Murder Mystery dinner. This immersive dining experience combines a suspense-filled storyline with a just as mysterious and enticing menu. Engage in the thrill of the whodunit while savouring dishes that add to the drama of the evening. Perfect for a night out with friends or a unique date night, it’s an event where your detective skills are as essential as your appetite.

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16th November | A Taste of the Wild: Game Night

Experience the wild side of cuisine with our Game Night. This event celebrates the rich and robust flavours of game meat. It’s a culinary adventure that takes you through a range of hearty and rustic dishes; each prepared to showcase the natural and bold tastes of the wilderness. Ideal for food enthusiasts looking to explore something different, this night offers a hearty and memorable dining experience.

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5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 19th & 21st December

Christmas Party Nights

Celebrate the festive season in style with our Christmas Party Nights. These special evenings are filled with joy and warmth, featuring a menu that’s as vibrant as the atmosphere. From traditional Christmas flavours to modern twists on classic dishes, each night is a culinary celebration of all things merry and bright. It’s the best way to get into the Christmas spirit, perfect for office parties, family gatherings or a festive night out with friends.

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Private Event Hire

Following our successful event nights held in 2023 we are delighted to open the Pottery by Night for private bookings, too. With its captivating atmosphere in the evening, the Pottery by Night sets the perfect scene to celebrate any special event.

Our chefs have specially created a selection of menus to suit a variety of tastes and budgets. For any event enquiries please contact the Old Pottery Restaurant.

Private Events Menus

Book A Table

To book a table please complete the form below. Please inform us of any allergies using the message box.

Please scroll down for more time slots, once you have chosen your date.

Dietary Requirements:

All our dishes are freshly prepared in our kitchen and although we will do our best to reduce the risk of cross contamination, we cannot guarantee an ‘allergen free atmosphere’. We therefore do not accept liability and we advise customers with severe allergies to assess their own level of risk and consume dishes at their own risk.

Drinks Menu

Coming along for a special occasion or just simply want to treat yourself? Our drinks menu includes a range of lovely wines & beers, with some extra-delicious complimentary gins available with our evening menus.

P.S. You can enjoy selected alcoholic beverages with a substantial meal in the daytime too. 

You can download our wine & drinks list as pdf here.

View wine & drinks list


17th February | Valentine’s Night

Celebrate Valentine’s in style with an evening about love and indulgence. Our romantic setup and a heart-warming menu set the stage for an unforgettable night. It’s the perfect opportunity to treat your loved one to a dining experience filled with love, laughter and delicious food.

This is a past event.

Valentine’s Menu

16th March | Murder Mystery Returns

Get ready for an evening where dining out meets thrilling mystery! Our popular Murder Mystery event is back, offering a perfect blend of suspenseful storytelling and exquisite cuisine. As you enjoy each course, immerse yourself in a captivating narrative and try to solve the mystery that unfolds around you. It’s not just dinner; it’s an interactive adventure!

This is a past event. 

Murder Mystery Menu