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The Baking Bird - CLOSED

2 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
+44 1872 277849
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cupcakes” (190 reviews)
“cheesecake” (77 reviews)
“birthday cake” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
All hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 532 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the Baking Bird! The cakes are so delicious and there are plenty to choose from. They cater for gluten free too. The teapots, plates etc are so sweet and add to the charm of the spacious, quirky decor of the cafe. The staff...More

Thank GS134725
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Popped in with the wife and kids, what a little gem, I enjoyed it all, the food, the coffee the settees, and the prices. Great selection of cup cakes and cakes, with cheerful staff and reasonable prices.

Thank rg8282
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

They do the best cakes, muffins and cupcakes I have ever had to suit all eating habits, they do a nice soya latte! I highly recommend this comfy friendly place for a catch up with friends or family.

Thank Travel8unny2009
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The last time I came in here it was a bed shop as far as I remember! We were only visiting Truro for the day, meeting friends with young children, and they suggested meeting upstairs as it was a good place for kids to relax....More

Thank AggiePirate
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We popped in late on a Sunday afternoon for a quick coffee and cake. I had a mocha which was too strong, I like it strong but this was very strong the peacan cake was very good. My wife had a latte which is normally...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Used a voucher for the vintage tea. Was lovely, as much tea as we wanted and amazing supply of chocolate brownies and rocky road. Had the white chocolate and raspberry cupcake - amazing. Lovely treat for a birthday. We will return.

Thank Cornwallchloe
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Nipped in to buy some cakes to take away with us. We bought the carrot cake on recommendation, Maple and pecan cake plus 3 cupcakes, rocky road, egg custard and nutty. I must say the carrot cake was huge and delicious, the maple and pecan...More

Thank KatyandPeter
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I pre-ordered a lovely selection of cup cakes for a birthday celebration to take away. I was conscious of getting egg free and was pleased to be told that all the chocolate cup cakes were suitable which gave a good choice. Looked lovely and went...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Collected my grandchildren from school on Monday 19th September and thought we would have tea and cakes as an after school treat. We chose The Baking Bird, but sadly regret that decision now. The assistant was an example of how not to give good customer...More

7  Thank Zoombooly
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here for the first time this week with a friend. The cupcakes and Latte were to die for! Staff were very welcoming and friendly and the seating area upstairs was really cosy, loved the decor. Can't wait for another girlie shopping day in Truro...More

Thank Michelle2682
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 3 - USD 5
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 277849
  • E-mail
With sofas upstairs overlooking Truro Cathedral, we offer the best selection of hand made cakes, brownies, cheesecakes, pies, loaf cakes, muffins, flapjacks, caramel shortbread and cookies. And a vast range of coffees, tea, hot chocolate and soft drinks. Open 10am-5pm Mon-Sat