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1-3 Cuddybridge | Peebles, Peebles EH45 8HX, Scotland
+44 (0)1721 723 764
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9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Coffee & Tea
Description: Home to UK World Chocolate Master and UK Confectioner of the Year, Ruth...
Home to UK World Chocolate Master and UK Confectioner of the Year, Ruth Hinks, Cocoa Black offers a variety of freshly prepared luxury handmade Chocolate, Cake and Patisserie.
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  • 57
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
2nd Visit Huge Improvement in Attiude and Product

Last visited in August 2014 and wasn't impressed - scoring it as 'Poor'. This time around - what a colossal change! Someone has got to grips with customer service. Warm welcome upon entry (Mon 25th May) and cakes and coffee were absolutely superb. Two coffees and two cakes for £10 - superb value... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Last visited in August 2014 and wasn't impressed - scoring it as 'Poor'. This time around - what a colossal change! Someone has got to grips with customer service. Warm welcome upon entry (Mon 25th May) and cakes and coffee were absolutely superb. Two coffees and two cakes for £10 - superb value for money if you appreciate quality product.... More 

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Lovely chocolate shop, great cakes and sweet treats. Lovely girls serving very nice coffee and milkshakes

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Kirkcaldy, Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Popped into the cafe while in Peebles for the bank holiday weekend, now I do not have a sweet tooth but was talked into sharing a piece of Black Forest gateau cake which was fantastic . There was a good selection off cake and chocolate on offer with a good relaxing ambiance . Will definitely return

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Visited at lunchtime with my hubby for coffee and cake which was to die for!! The lady who served us was really nice too but really feel they need to upgrade the furniture and general surroundings which look tired and boring. The loo was clean but scruffy with tatty wallpaper. With the prices they charge would have wanted an amazing... More 

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Glasgow
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Dropped in while visiting Peebles. Mouthwatering arry of cakes and chocolate! Lady serving was polite, friendly and very efficient. Prices good too!!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

A busy cafe with exotic chocolate and cakes. Spoiled for choice! Went back later to buy some chocolate for the family

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

Found this nice busy cafe in town near the bridge. Staff were very pleasant and cheerful. We decided on 2 Indulgence Chocolate drinks and a Black Forest Cake and a Pear and Ginger Cake, both were lovely and the portions were very large. The cafe is combined with a shop that sells amazing chocolates.Well worth a visit, but watch the... More 

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Jedburgh, United Kingdom
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61 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Always a great cup of hot chocolate that is the real deal! You also can't come here without having a delicious, intensively chocolate desert. Really well crafted and presented. Yummy winner in Peebles everytime

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Helensburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Fourth visit and it's always perfect. Amazing cakes, great coffee, friendly service. Highly recommended for anyone in the area who fancies a real treat!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

The cakes and chocolates were incredible. Favourite was the flourless orange cake. Visited twice in two days. Will definitely be back again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1-3 Cuddybridge | Peebles, Peebles EH45 8HX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1721 723 764

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

Description

Home to UK World Chocolate Master and UK Confectioner of the Year, Ruth Hinks, Cocoa Black offers a variety of freshly prepared luxury handmade Chocolate, Cake and Patisserie.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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