Thanks for joining us for this discussion about the best places to buy ice cream, cakes, and cookies in Newcastle upon Tyne. There are numerous dessert shops selling sweets around town and you will be learning about the top options as this blog progresses.
The best ice cream shops in your area will kick things off. Those that love vanilla, chocolate, gelato, frozen yogurt, malts, ice cream cakes, and other frozen delights have numerous options to choose from.
Bakeries where you can buy cakes, cookies, pastries, and all kinds of sweet treats will be up next. After that we will focus on donut shops, where to buy cupcakes, candy stores, and chocolate and fudge shops near you.
Then we will pivot to healthy dessert options like Newcastle upon Tyne gluten free bakeries and smoothie shops. Restaurants that are known for their must have desserts in your area will round us out.
A local dessert map that has all the various venues we are mentioning throughout the post pinned on it will be shared at the end. And the curious types can find all of our other posts on the area at that link.
Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt
The best Newcastle upon Tyne ice cream shops or some healthier frozen yogurt can be found at:
- Di Meo’s Riverside Ouseburn at 1 Riverside Walk
- Mimi’s Ice Cream Emporium at 3 Rotary Way
- Mark Toney & Co at 53 Grainger St
- Creams Cafe at 66 Grainger St
Mark Toney & Co’s extensive menu includes exquisite paninis, a variety of freshly created deep-filled sandwiches, and delectable hot meals throughout the day in addition to some of the best ice creams and sorbets in your area. Creams Cafe is a popular dessert cafe that serves ice cream, waffles, crepes, sundaes, milkshakes, donuts, and coffee.
Bakeries In Your Area
Great cakes, cookies, pastries, and more are available at these great bakeries:
- Pink Lane Bakery at 40 Pink Ln
- Northern Rye at 4 Riverside Walk
- Fab Bakery at 36 Fenham Hall Dr
- Breadpoint at 13 Low Friar St
Sourdough bread, cinnamon buns, pretzels, bagels, sourdough pizzas, cakes, savouries, pancetta sausage rolls, beef-Jalepeno pies, and vegan options are some of the more popular items at Pink Lane Bakery. Northern Rye is a handcrafted bakery known for its sourdough bread, viennoiserie, sandwiches, and excellent coffee.
FAB Bakery is known for its original sourdough bread as well as sweet delicacies like cinnamon buns.
Local Donut Shops
Stop by one of these donut shops on your way to work:
- Proven Goods at #1 Maling Court
- Glazed Handmade Donuts at 19 Coast Rd
Small-batch donuts are the specialty of Proven Goods. Glazed Handmade Donuts is a vegan-friendly donut shop that creates them fresh every day using ecologically friendly and high-quality products.
Where To Buy Cupcakes
We highly recommend these cupcake shops around town:
- The Great British Cupcakery at 15 Queen St
- Pet Lamb Patisserie at 19 Arcade, Grainger Market
The Great British Cupcakery specializes in handcrafted cakes for all occasions and afternoon teas. Pet Lamb Patisserie is a really good place to go for cupcakes, brownies, and other sweet desserts near you.
Candy Stores Near You
Kids will love all the options at these local candy stores:
- Candy Land at 98 Newton Rd
- Cloughs Sweet Shop at 88 Heaton Rd
Candy Land sells retro sweets, hampers, cones, milkshakes, Belgian waffles, slush, hot beverages, and Italian ice cream. Cloughs is a local candy shop that serves over 300 different types of retro sweets to people from the area and visitors from all over the world.
Chocolate & Fudge Shops
When you want to buy homemade chocolate or fudge visit one of these shops:
- Hotel Chocolat at 29 Blackett St
- Studio 28 Patisserie at 2 Cobblestone Ct
Hotel Chocolat is a high-end chocolatier chain with its own cocoa farm in Saint Lucia. Studio 28 Patisserie is a boutique chocolate and patisserie shop run by artist chocolatiers.
Gluten Free Bakeries
Gluten free bakeries can provide some healthier options:
- Lily Tree Bakery at 61 Heaton Rd
- Cakezy Gluten Free Bakes at Ruskin Dr
The Lily Tree Bakery is a gluten-free, nut-free, and soy-free establishment. Cakezy creates delectable and elegant gluten-free cakes for special occasions.
Boost Juice Bar at 3, Blackett Bridge Eldon Square, Percy St is a good place to eat smoothies in town.
Local Restaurants With Great Desserts
Must have desserts near you can also be found at these restaurants:
- Olive & Bean at 17-19 Clayton St
- The Broad Chare at 25 Broad Chare
- The Patricia at 139 Jesmond Rd
For dessert Olive & Bean provides a complete cake or a tray bake option. Spiced pear, prune, and almond, chestnut meringue with chocolate sauce, apple and cinnamon sponge with custard are just a few of the best desserts near you that are available at The Broad Chare. Chocolate cake with miso ice cream and Selvapiana olive oil is the signature local dessert at The Patricia.
You might also want to read our posts on:
- Our Favorite Desserts in Manchester
- Our Favorite Desserts in Liverpool
- Our Favorite Desserts in Glasgow
- Our Favorite Desserts in London
Enjoy Ice Cream, Cookies, & Cakes In Newcastle upon Tyne
That is all we’ve got for now but visit us again because we plan to update this post often. After reading about all these local shops to buy ice cream, frozen yogurt, cookies, cakes, pastries, other bakery items, cupcakes, donuts, chocolate, fudge, candy, gluten free baked goods, smoothies, and even restaurants with can’t miss desserts in your area you should be ready to find your next sweet indulgence.
Don’t be afraid to let us know if any shops have closed down or if we posted anything that is incorrect in the comments. Now have fun eating your ice cream, cookies, and cakes in Newcastle upon Tyne.