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Fondant & Apron Strings

4B Market Place, Stanhope DL13 2UL, England
+44 1388 527268
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If you like cake...

Brilliant little cafe. An astonishing selection of cakes. We had the carrot cake - best I’ve had... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
coombo
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scotland
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Friendly welcome

Our second visit to this little cafe in the Market Place. Lovely, friendly, clean cafe. All home... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
boydy73
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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4B Market Place, Stanhope DL13 2UL, England
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Brilliant little cafe. An astonishing selection of cakes. We had the carrot cake - best I’ve had - and the citron tart which my husband assures me was fantastic. Lovely staff. They offer classes & bespoke cakes too. A wee sweet treasure in Stanhope.

Thank coombo
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Our second visit to this little cafe in the Market Place. Lovely, friendly, clean cafe. All home made cakes which looked lovely. We went for cheese and ham toastie and cheese and onion toatstie both came with small fresh salad very tasty but unfortunately no...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is now our favourite place in Stanhope for coffee and cake. The cakes are fantastic and such an interesting and exceptional choice. The Bakewell tart is my favourite but we’re gradually working through them all. The cheese and pickle panini was also very good....More

Thank Andrew G
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

We popped in to this delightful cafe for cake and then had to forcibly stop ourselves from going back again later in the day! Chocolate cake to die for as well as delicious scones and a whole host of other yummy looking homemade treats. Well...More

Thank Katieweb
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

My wife and I visited this morning for coffee and cake. The cake selection was all very tempting. I settled for carrot cake which was so beautifully moist, crumbly, gooey and tasty that I have no hesitation in saying it is the best I've ever...More

Thank BerkshireFinch
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Went here while on holiday only had drinks Sat outside but took away cake for tea. Was to die for. Coffee was good too. Brought water out for my dog and she enjoyed her biscuit. Food look great but unfortunately we weren't eating as we...More

Thank cazzie230567
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We couldn't wait to sample the delights of this fabulous little gem in Stanhope again. Went yesterday for the first time this year and are already looking forward to a return visit.

Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Although the address here is Dales Centre I think they have moved to the Front Street as that was where we had lunch! Maybe there are 2 outlets! Lovely toasted sandwiches and gorgeous cakes all served with happy faces! It is quite a small place...More

Thank Marion M
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little cake shop serving homemade cakes and tea, coffee and soft drinks. The most stunning made to order occasion cakes. We ordered one for our sons 18th and it was simply amazing!

Thank Catherine P
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Called in on the off chance just to try it out. Lovely selection of homemade cakes and scones. Well worth the visit. Will be revisiting again soon

Thank Terry1F
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