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Dame cakes

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rue saint Romain, Rouen, France
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Romance

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  • 53
    Excellent
  • 62
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Charming mais cher

English + Français An adorable little cafe; very feminine and dainty on the inside. Two levels both are which are small. Good selection of cakes/ desserts (over 10) available, as well as teas (around 15). It is pricey but you know that going in- you are paying for the allure of going. There was a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Callie D
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Athens, Greece
Good for:
  • Romance
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Athens, Greece
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

English + Français An adorable little cafe; very feminine and dainty on the inside. Two levels both are which are small. Good selection of cakes/ desserts (over 10) available, as well as teas (around 15). It is pricey but you know that going in- you are paying for the allure of going. There was a line up when I went... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

It is a great place for some tea and/or cake. Even though it was a bit small for family of four, we had a great time at this cozy restaurant, with a good service and a very nice and cute ambience. The meal was great as well, specially the chocolate cake!

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Blankenberge, Belgium
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65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We had a coffe and a chocolate milk, and two pieces of cake: we paid 19€! That's not so much , if it would be the best cake in the world , which they weren't. Above all : the service was like a factory, with little personal input . Shame, because it's a cute little place.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Every time you pass by this place it is always full of people and very often with a long queue outside. Went there once with friends and honestly I have had better cakes somewhere else many times. Especially the cup cakes were a bit too dense and greasy for my taste. I can see that there is an ambience element... More 

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San Jose, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We happened upon this charming tea place by chance, found an enchanting garden and had some lovely tea aux fruits roses plus a great tarte aux poires

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Las Vegas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This little place sits in the shadow of the Cathedrale Notre Dame. Our tour guide told us about this place and said they have the best pastries/desserts in town. We stopped here for an afternoon snack; we bought several treats to share, and everything was so delicious!

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Moscow, Russia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

You get coffee or chocolat with a perfect cake. Be sure you have enough time to enjoy it! The best place for you afternoon coffee after you visit the Rouen Cathedral.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I had heard about Dame Cakes, and visiting it, all my expectations were met. First of all, it is decorated beautifully and looks like something out of a fairy tale. Secondly, I bought some chocolate mixed with fruit and nuts, and it was absolutely scrumptious. I wanted to go back a second time, but it was the May Day holiday... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This place was very popular when I was here in February. We had to wait in line for about 15 minutes....my husband was drooling at all the baked goods by the storefront window! Once we were seated it was super cramped! However, the teas and cakes were scrumptious. :)

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Moscow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

A nice place near the Cathedral. Good selection of cakes and beverages - teas, coffees and hot chocolates. Friendly staff and nice interior. A good idea to stop for a while especially on a rainy day.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: rue saint Romain, Rouen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Rouen

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 22

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?