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A' The Airts

8-12 High Street, Sanquhar DG4 6BL, Scotland
+44 7849 196772
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A great centre for the village

With a cafe, local crafts for sale, raked seating for a cinema, craft classes space, this centre is... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Dawn C
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Falkirk,Scotland
A little gem!

We had the warmest welcome from the cheerful staff as we entered the shop. What a lovely... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
June W
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8-12 High Street, Sanquhar DG4 6BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

With a cafe, local crafts for sale, raked seating for a cinema, craft classes space, this centre is a great asset for the village.

1  Thank Dawn C
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We had the warmest welcome from the cheerful staff as we entered the shop. What a lovely atmosphere. Everyone was eager to tell us about the nearby places of interest. This area is breathtakingly beautiful! Lots of reasonably priced local artwork by immensely talented people....More

1  Thank June W
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Surprised at the lack of arts and craft workshops available for their community, in actual fact none. They only seem interested in selling goods, especially the sanquhar knitted items. There is a real need for Art Workshops, i.e. pottery, painting and crafts and well as...More

1  Thank 200749MPMilliner
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Yvonne B, Manager at A' The Airts, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for your comments. We always appreciate feedback. It is unfortunate that this is your perception of our centre. The following workshops happen throughout the week available for all of our community to attend: pottery 10-12 every Tuesday, film club every other Tuesday afternoon,...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Popped in for a cup of tea after visiting the museum. Tea wasn't hot and pot only 3/4 full. Had to ask for a pot of hot water, which wasn't hot either.Waitress tried to remove cups before we'd finished; waitress swept floor all around and...More

2  Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a good stop over after the Multiverse. The staff were very friendly and the food was good and reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I bought several hand made items from the shop which was well laid out and inviting.The cafe looked nice too,although I didn't get anything there.Good place to browse with very helpful staff.

Thank Penny C
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Whilst enjoying a short break at the niths dale hotel in Sanquhar we vista the art centre which has a lovely cafe and has art exhibition from children work to fine jewellery craft work certainly worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank 17marge
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

Friendly staff, lovely atmosphere, great coffee and food. Loved the exhibition upstairs and learning about the Sanquhar pattern. Highly recommended if you are in the area!

1  Thank GeorgeAlfred
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Reviewed 4 December 2015

Really enjoyed lunch here with a visitor to the area who was impressed by the selection of gifts on sale too. Will be back for some more soup.

Thank Feathers66
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

Friendly - if a little cramped, good coffee.. closes like the rest of the village by 4.30. linked rather interestingly to the local knitting venture and unique patterns. luckily right next door to a good cr park so accessible and also near the historic Tolbooth....More

1  Thank edingugu
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