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Bloomers of Bakewell

Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
+44 1629 814844
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Awful Bakewell Pudding. £5 wasted.

We visited Bakewell and bought two Bakewell Puddings, one from Bloomers and one from The Old... read more

Reviewed yesterday
A C
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United Kingdom
Best mince pies EVER

The mince pies here to die for. I imagine the recipe is a closely guarded secret. They are simply... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2017
Ross G
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Bloomers of Bakewell is a bakery established in this lovely English town for more than 100 years. Most famous for being the proud producer of Bloomers Original Bakewell Puddings with a recipe more than 135 years old. We're thrilled to have won a one star award at the 2015 Great Taste Awards - national recognition for the fine puddings we make. Open every day of the week, we serve a fine array of Pies, Puddings and Tarts - so drop in and see what takes your fancy!
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  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Bakewell and bought two Bakewell Puddings, one from Bloomers and one from The Old Original Bakewell Pudding shop. The one from Bloomers is dried up, stale and quite frankly disgusting. It came wrapped in cellophane and this may be the giveaway that it...More

Thank A C
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Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

The mince pies here to die for. I imagine the recipe is a closely guarded secret. They are simply delicious. We buy six dozen every year and they never last long! Perfect festive treat.

Thank Ross G
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

After a quick Google of best pies in Bakewell, I stumbled across Bloomers. I may as well have just Googled 'Pie Nirvana' or 'Pie-topia' or 'The meaning of 3.14159265'. The quaint little bake shop enticed me in and I quickly cast my eye over the...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

A lovely quaint shop had the coconut tart and Bakewell Tart....well you just have too! So much choice and the gentleman was very welcoming Have been before and will definitely return. Thank you all.

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This was our second trip to Bakewell and we decided to test out which was the best bakewell pudding. We had tried the others last time and whist they all claim to be the "original" recipe, Bloomers is definitely the best. We bought so many...More

Thank ab2710
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

There are so many lovely little shops in Bakewell and a lot of them claim to have the original recipe for the Bakewell Tart. Make your own mind up and give this little shop a visit.

Thank Adventurers049
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Like many, we wanted to try the Bakewell pudding to see what all the fuss was about. We happened upon this quaint bakery and decided to give it a go. For a quick bite to eat and to sample the local fare, it seems hard...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2017

Came to bakewell and read theres a rivalry between Bloomers and the original pudding ship over who has the original/best bakewell pudding - in the interests of science bought one from each and did a taste test. Wow, the original really is the best -...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2017

Bloomers was recommended by the owners of The Thorntons Coffee Shop in the town as their supplier of Bakewell Puddings we thought we would get some to take home after our weekend away. A shop filled with lots if good things, with pleasant, friendly &...More

Thank Bizarre57
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Reviewed December 1, 2016

In Bakewell for the first time, so had to get an authentic tart... or pudding... I asked the lady in the shop what the difference was, and a pudding has puff pastry and custard like almond topping, whereas a tart has shortcrust pastry and sponge...More

Thank kevinbecken
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