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Original Bakewell Pudding Shop

The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
+44 1629 812193
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whenever we go we buy many puddings for family and friends. Nothing quite like it. Bake well pudding is so yummy. Shop excellent they box pies

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Reviewed yesterday

We called in for coffee. It is a lovely old tea room set out above the shop.. They have a very good selection of cakes and puddings and also do excellent hot chocolates. The shop has a very good selection of cakes and breads

Thank Mickletonians
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everybody kept raving about the Bakewell Pudding, it looked lovely but I'm afraid it must be an acquired taste to the area as I found it very bland and left an after taste. I have a sweet tooth but found it lacked sugar both added...More

Thank Chris19541108
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here for a spot of breakfast after arriving in Bakewell. The staff were very friendly, the food came quick and the sausage sandwich I ordered in the Tiger bread was really nice as the sausages tasted really unique and the order itself was...More

Thank jderrick2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came for afternoon tea as we had a voucher. The voucher was very easy to redeem and the staff knew about it and how to redeem which makes life easy. The afternoon tea was massive! Bakewell pudding and tart each, 2 scones, treacle tart,...More

Thank eva2404
Reviewed 4 days ago

Many places in Bakewell claim to be the first to have invented the Bakewell Pudding but I hope it was this one. Delicious!

Thank Alliecat104
Reviewed 4 days ago

.... and that's all the good stuff over with. Unfortunately this for me is a matter of killing or at least severely injuring the goose that lays the golden egg. We only bought two Bakewell tarts (which taste exactly the same as every other standard...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the very place it all began and found a lovely large bakery with shop. So to upstairs for tea and cakes. Oh dear; on the stairs I was not sure who was queuing for the tea room or who for the ladies...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting place in itself because of the Pudding tradition but great for a breakfast. Surroundings clean and comfortable and staff exceptional. The service offered was interesting - see photo - if perhaps potentially embarrasing! Was it an unintended funny or did the sign writer have...More

Thank Rustyplough
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only stopped for a cup of tea and a toasted teacake for old time's sake. It doesn't seem to have changed in the intervening 30 years. Cuppa arrived about 5 minutes before the teacake appeared, we were beginning to think that we had been forgotten....More

Thank jifflesdad
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Paula H
29 July 2017|
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Response from 720yvonnec | Reviewed this property |
Simply I don't know because I am not part of the restaurant. I suggest you ring them and ask?
28 January 2017|
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Response from Ste_C1985 | Property representative |
Yes we serve coffee and all other drinks in our restaurants upstairs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812193
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