Surrey Ceramics

Surrey Ceramics opened in 1956, initially producing ceramic giftware for London department stores and boutiques. Now manufacturers of fine stoneware for the catering market, we design and make all our catering ware, for leading restaurants, national chains, and celebrity chefs at our premises in Grayshott, Surrey. Alongside our commercial operations, we have a thriving retail pottery business, including an extensive emporium and popular café. Surrey Ceramics is run as an Employee Benefit Trust, which gives the staff a direct interest in the business and towards its ongoing success.

At Surrey Ceramics we continue to develop new designs and finishes, in the last 18 months we have launched of a host of new glaze finishes to suit every need of the professional chef. Our reactive glaze finishes bring a new and dynamic presentation to the table and cover a wide spectrum of requirements along with matt, satin, and soft pastel glazes. We’ve also been developing new techniques to add texture into the clay itself, the glaze then catches in the indentations to create a unique and distinctive piece. In a very competitive market, you want to create a point of real difference in your tableware, one that inspires and excites the creativity of the chef and engages fully with the end customer. Every element contributes to the experience you give your diners and guests, Chefs understand the relationships between great presentation and a great dining experience, and so do we. With our extensive range of product shapes and finishes you can create a unique dining experience.

We offer a unique service to the catering industry; There is total flexibility with all our commercial tableware, we operate a unique ‘pick and mix’ system which allows you to create bespoke tableware that compliments and enhances your restaurant. With over 200 products and more than 30 finishes to choose from, there are more than 6000 possible combinations. Our not-off-the-shelf tableware solutions allow you to create a differentiating factor in your restaurant. By putting the design in your hands, we give you the ability to create exactly what you’re looking for; helping you to stand apart from the competition and keeping your restaurant on trend – all without breaking the bank. Everything we produce can be customised to suit your requirements, we have our own in-house design studio so we can create, something completely unique and original for you if you wish. We give you full control, so you have everything you need to complement your restaurant and brand style.

Our range of products are available to view at

We also encourage and welcome customers to the pottery to see the full extent of the tableware and the wide choice that is available to you.

Please call 01428 604404 or email to discuss your requirements.