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The Ashbourne Gingerbread Shop

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26 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
+44 1335 346753
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“tea cake” (4 reviews)
“quiche” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
26 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Whilst exploring the lovely town of Ashbourne, we spotted this place in the town centre. It was busy but we found a table and the server soon took our drinks order. Very nice, pleasing service and efficient staff.

Thank davidzmitchell
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We came across this establishment rather by chance. What a good discovery. Staff were excellent, going well over the average to help. We returned a number of times during our stay as the standard was so good overall, be it service or food and drinks.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

On a recent trip to The Dales, and staying not far from Ashbourne, this was without doubt our favourite coffee shop and cake shop/bakery. We visited each day we were there, and thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff were friendly and helpful and the cakes and...More

Thank frankart_10
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Stopped off for a quick drink and cake before returning to our hotel. In my wife's words the best hot chocolate she has ever had and excellent toasted teacake. Also purchased gingerbread men (delicious), loaf of bread (tasty) custard tarts (reminded me of when my...More

Thank MartinG_53
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Went for a late lunch, it was very busy but got a table. Took a few minutes for our order to be taken, not bad as it was busy. Ordered sandwiches and hot drinks, it took a while to get our drinks and they arrived...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Popped in for a quick bite to eat when visiting Ashbourne. Although it was busy service was quick and friendly. Good fresh food and generous portions. Would definitely recommend!

Thank llwchwr
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Stopped off for breakfast while passing through Ashbourne. Enjoyed a very well done sausage sandwich, and pleasant service.

Thank richardi
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Lovey place to visit any time of day . Tasty snacks and good food . You must try the cake selection. Very friendly and clean .

Thank shirlz
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This historic building which houses a food shop plus a cafe was extremely busy when I visited mid-week. I decided to have an early lunch as the misty morning hadn't cleared away! From the look of the place I was, maybe mistakenly, expecting home-made products....More

Thank SilverNomad04
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting this shop at least once a week but sometimes, as many as three, for nearly four years now. During this time, different staff members have been and gone and it seems the current team just don't give a damn (with the...More

Thank durhamlad1986
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 346753
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