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Gareth James Chocolatier

12 Front Street, Tynemouth, England
+44 191 257 7799
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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12 Front Street, Tynemouth, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always enjoy my coffee here and although the chocolates and cakes are not cheap they are definitely worth it. Not a big place but big isn't always beautiful. Would highly recommend

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic salted caramel brownies and the best sea salt caramel chocolates I have seen outside of overpriced chocolatiers in London! I almost didn't want to review here as I don't want everyone knowing about it! So so good! Seriously good flavours and the best tempered...More

Thank joncoa
Reviewed 1 May 2017

First, context: I am a chocoholic. I've travelled the world in search of the best chocolate and although some places have come close (Venice, Barcelona, and Sydney being amongst the top) the absolute best place for chocolate is this little gem in Tynemouth. It is...More

Thank roselauther
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Picked up some chocolates and brownies on here to take home to our daughter, and one for ourselves as they looked so delicious. Oh my, the best brownie i have ever tasted. So thick and gooey.

Thank mike19702017
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A small cafe that make their own chocolate. The brownies are beautiful so I would definitely suggest to try them if you visit! The little chocolate boxes you can purchase are a little over priced but the chocolates are amazing.

Thank helene n
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We visit Gareth James often. The reason is because once you have tasted their brownies you will never go anywhere else. They are melt in the mouth, chocolate heaven. They serve unusual chocolate treats and have a small cafe with inside and outside seating area....More

Thank hs1561
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Rainy saturday afternoon....popped in to G.J's for a cup of cheer. Flat white and a signature hot choc....plus a cheeky handmade chocolate each did the job perfectly...a place that does what is said on the tin!!!!

Thank anderbel134
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lovely little shop for chocolate cakes and drinks. Nice to sit outside in summer. Very friendly service.

Thank Glenn W W
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The brownies from here are extraordinary, best I have ever had. Definitely worth a visit if you are in Newcastle/Tynemouth area.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

While I've never actually been in for a bit drink or a sit down, I always make an effort to come here whenever I'm in Tynemouth purely for the brownies. My partner always raved about how good they were when he last had them and...More

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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Front Street, Tynemouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Tynemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 191 257 7799
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We are an Artisan Chocolate Shop and small cafe. In addition to our chocolate, we serve exceptional coffees/loose leaf teas, awesome brownies and some of the finest homemade ice creams and sorbets around.We have a small seating area inside, and on finer days we have space outside for you to relax and enjoy.Please note- we are not a restaurant and unfortunately don't serve savoury food...
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