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Dame cakes

#1 of 13 Dessert in Rouen
Certificate of Excellence
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rue saint Romain, Rouen, France
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

In the stile of la petite black dress with apron - meets Strawberry Shortcake. A very good place with an outside terrace at the back. Good tea and lovely cakes and food.

Thank MaudyStrens
Wingate, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We used the reviews on Trip Advisor to find somewhere for just cake and a cuppa and we were not disappointed. The atmosphere is lovely and relaxing, very shabby chic design. They had a good range of different teas on offer (Marco Polo Vert is great). The cakes all looked superb and the ones we choose we gorgeous (chocolate brownie... More 

Thank Gail L
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

It's very busy and very small downstairs. Nightmare with a baby, although the staff are charming. Great range of tea and a lovely orange cake.

Thank Spacebint
Cesena, Italy
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Entering Dame cakes is like plunging into an idyllic tea room from the '800s. Although coffee leaves something to desire compared to Italian standards, the cakes (almond apple crumble and pistachio mandarin tarte) were decadent. Also, the chocolate confectionery at the entrance is worth a visit.

1 Thank Niccolò B
Rouen, France
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Near the Cathedral, a charming tea room with an enchanting garden. The baking is delicious with a good selection of homemade cakes, pastries and large selection of beverages - teas, coffees hot chocolates etc. A little bit expensive but never the less highly recommended.

Thank Rollingstone753
Riverside, California
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185 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Wish I was there now! The deserts were exceptional. Food fabulous. Restaurant is relaxed elegance. We loved this place!

Thank twofromLA
Beirut, Lebanon
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

We were in Rouen during December and saw this cozy shop near the cathedral and decided that we must taste anything in this lovely cafe .We didn't regret it at all.Actually it was the best brownies we ever tasted!!! Brownies from heaven!

Thank ghorayeb
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103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

we loved the atmosphere. Our guide told us these she thought this was the best snack place in town. Unlike her, we did not test out the competition, but we liked the atmosphere, the hot chocolate & cake, the cakes and the price. Give this one a try. M

Thank Gimmy1040
Brussels, Belgium
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

When weather permits, the garden is a must. the restaurant serves excellent and not too expensive food. The service staff is nice and dedicated. A very nice place to rest while having lunch.

Thank EJM20152015
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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217 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Time for tea in this beautiful setting is a must , with such a wonderour array of baking brilliance . Highly recommended

Thank Colin D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $22
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue saint Romain, Rouen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Rouen

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