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Cocoa Black Chocolate & Pastry School

3 Cuddy Bridge | Peebles, Peebles EH45 8JB, Scotland
+44 1721 723764
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cOFFEEE SHOP AND PATISSERIE

About to shut down to refurbish this shop ,coffees and speciality teas with a great range of cakes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bigglesStrathaven
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Decent coffee and good selection of chocolate and cakes.

Decent coffee and good selection of chocolate and cakes. Sit in the window and watch the world go... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Batleyfox
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Run by UK World Chocolate Master & UK Confectioner of the Year, Ruth Hinks, Cocoa Black offers a wide range of Chocolate & Pastry classes suitable for all levels of experience. As one of Europe's leading Chocolate and Pastry schools, we teach our students using the very best ingredients and equipment in our purpose-fitted kitchen.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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3 Cuddy Bridge | Peebles, Peebles EH45 8JB, Scotland
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+44 1721 723764
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About to shut down to refurbish this shop ,coffees and speciality teas with a great range of cakes to choose from.Should be of interest after their refurb .

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Decent coffee and good selection of chocolate and cakes. Sit in the window and watch the world go by.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We stumbled upon this place whilst battling the sleet & snow yesterday & what amazingly yummy delights we had! Coffees were nice & the home made cakes were just out of this world. Prices were roughly the same as Costa but all homemade & beautifully...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

My daughter (16yrs) and I opportunistically booked a Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles afternoon class at Ruth Hinks School in Peebles. It is rarely that I can say that STG50 each for a two hour class is excellent value but it is definitely the case....More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We called in for hot chocolate which frankly was rather disappointing. Due to the reputation of the venue we expected a much richer beverage & did not expect 'squirty cream from a can'!! have enjoyed better in less specialist places. The presentation was somewhat lacking...More

Thank Moorlandlass
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Given as a gift I spent the afternoon learning how to make different types of chocolate bars. Ruth, the staff and my fellow pupils were great fun and we all enjoyed ourselves immensely. We all headed home with a big bag full of the results...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee & cake in recent visit to Peebles. Mocha: 5/5 Tried 3 different cakes between us all delicious, but the real showstopper was the “courgette & lime triple layer cake” WOW!!! One of my all time favourites. A must try. Friendly staff,...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Just to say Thank You to Chef Ruth and the Team Sarah, Zoe and Chloe for an enjoyable two days at Coco Black...had a super time and it was lovely to see you all again. Lovely cakes and pastries to take back to Blackpool. It...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Visited here based on reviews and found this to be a thoroughly average coffee shop. Coffee was ok, crockery was cracked / chipped...not great, teaspoons not cleaned properly and very dry carrot cake did not sell this place very well. Lots of other places nearby...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Was recommended by a friend and we were disappointed coffee was lovley and cakes delicious!! Too many to choose from 😋

Thank Lorraine L
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Response from jake1409 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure of this
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Response from _gordon_anderson1 | Reviewed this property |
There is a mini rounabout at the west end of the high street and its about 200 yards over the bridge when turning right from the mini rounabout.
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