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Cocoa Black Chocolate Shop & Cafe

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1-3 Cuddybridge | Peebles, Peebles EH45 8HX, Scotland
+44 (0)1721 723 764
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10:00 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
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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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 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
Good hot chocolate

Popped in for a snack whilst in Peebles. Had a lovely hot chocolate, at a reasonable price, and a cake. Both were very tasty and the drink was lovely and hot right till the end. Good selection of drinks, cakes and chocolates. The staff were friendly and helpful. Worth a try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
Bfmcm
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

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
10 helpful votes 10 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
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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93 reviews 93 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
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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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

dropped in for a coffee this afternoon , although the coffee & cake were nice it was lacking atmosphere & a little stark

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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136 reviews 136 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 via mobile

Popped in for a snack whilst in Peebles. Had a lovely hot chocolate, at a reasonable price, and a cake. Both were very tasty and the drink was lovely and hot right till the end. Good selection of drinks, cakes and chocolates. The staff were friendly and helpful. Worth a try.

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Loanhead, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This cafe is an ideal place to relax after a walk along the River Tweed in this lovely old Scottish Borders town. The quality of the drinks, the cakes and the service is first class right across the board

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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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