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Sweet Envy

341 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
03 62348805
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Ranked #55 of 447 Restaurants in Hobart
Cuisines: Australian
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English first
Hobart, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

The food at Sweet Envy is amazing. There is so much to choose from! I love their icecreams and their varieties of breads. As well as their cakes and their savoury goods. I would highly recommend popping in to Sweet Envy to treat yourself to something delicious. They aren't open on Sundays or Mondays which is understandable as it is... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Perhaps our expectations of this place were too high. After a rather ordinary day at Salamanca Markets and an equally lacklustre lunch in Smolt we hoped that Sweet Envy would lift up our culinary experience in Hobart. However, sad to say that it did not meet our expectations. We ordered a crepe dessert filled with lavender creme sitting on top... More

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

And by cakes I mean the servings in store, they are generally all amazing. The cakes made to order are pretty expensive and don't meet the standard of what you can sit down to in the shop. The place to go for a sit down dessert, absolutely decadent and so tasty and different ice cream flavours as well.

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Sydney
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stopped in here for a quick lunch after hearing good reviews. We thought that with 55 minutes up our sleeves, we should be able to enjoy a pie each and a dessert, without any issue. The pies we ordered were cold, so we understood that they needed to be heated, but 40 minutes later we were still waiting and... More

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93 reviews 93 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stumbled upon this place and had to go in just to admire the detail on each of the cakes. After that I was hooked and ordered a few. There were so many exciting flavours and designs I am sad I couldn't have managed more. When we went to leave I noticed they did a cake challenge, if I had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Food is absolutely brilliant. Lots of cakes etc. Well worth a visit! You will not be disappointed. Cant help but spend up.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Go to sweet envy with as much anticipation as you would a fine international confection and bakery- this is a must! Buy as many treats as you can and take them back to your hotel - or eat as many as you can there with their lovely coffee - have their finger buns, sausage rolls, or a dexter! Take some... More

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Hobart, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We had just had a disappointing and overpriced "snack" further down Elizabeth street, so decided to make up for it by treating ourselves to a long overdue visit to this little shop with huge experience and massive value for money.Sweet Envy by name and i am sure by reputation too. My wife had the Mango Pamplemousse on a tartlet with... More

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Melbourne
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

What an incredible range of unique and well made sweet cakes and treats, and the hot cross buns were fantastic.

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Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Do I need to say anymore!?! Their liquid caramel chocolate treats are devine. An explosion of salty sweetness the liquid caramel balls have captured mine and many of my girlfriends hearts. Each time I visit Tasmania make a special effort to drop in (on a weekday or Sat, they are closed on Sundays). Sometimes it's for a taste of Sweet... More

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