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Zumbo Patisserie

296 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 1800 858 611
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Extremely disappointed

I always loved everything that came out of this patissier, but at this point, I'm extremely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yomna T
Munchies

Amazing MACAROONS and the Decadent chocolate cake is to die for. Love this place, as does my family.

Reviewed 10 July 2018
GAVIN E
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296 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I always loved everything that came out of this patissier, but at this point, I'm extremely disappointed. I paid $40 for a cake that was labelled with the Zumbo gimmick, and received a slab of crème only very nicely and deliciously decorated, which made me...More

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Zumbo-Patisserie, Public Relations Manager at Zumbo Patisserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Yomna, We're very sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the Markytime cake and that you weren't aware of how the cake is meant to be. The description of this cake is whipped vanilla chantilly, gaytime cremeux and biscuit joconde, coated in milk chocolate with...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing MACAROONS and the Decadent chocolate cake is to die for. Love this place, as does my family.

Thank GAVIN E
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

On a recommendation we visited the shop and was very impressed. We called back in over the few days we stayed in Balmain several times and always came away smiling. The chocolate brownie was the best brownie we’ve ever been lucky enough to try, it...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Wow factor with display and first bite. A must visit dessert shop Food 9/10 Service 8/10 Ambience 8/10 Value 8/1p

Thank Coffeemylife
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The. Best. Cake. Ever. Can’t rate the salted caramel, chocolate brownie goodness that we have had highly enough. Literally heaven in a cake! So good I had a piece for breakfast the day after (then dessert that night again!).

Thank Nicola R
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Zumbo! You truly let me down this Christmas! Having had great success with a variety of your goodies before, I ordered the 10" Ruby Red Velvet Cake, picked up from the Balmain store on 23rd. 12 people on Christmas Day and NOT ONE, repeat NOT...More

Thank ceceloves
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Drove here on the way to the shops and there were macaroons for days.. It was absolutely delicious.. It's a must if you're in the area.. There was lots of different treats also

Thank MISRX3
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Zumbo has been around for some time now and his name alone evokes "sweet things", no matter what they are! We have been to the Balmain shop and bought several cakes. We actually loved them and would continue to buy them, except for health reasons;...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Adriano has established a strong clientele in Balmain and deserves all the praise he receives. Some may consider the items expensive but if you were to try and make them yourself the cost would be high and it would take many hours. So here you...More

Thank SueDen27
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Got the V8 raspberry and the Wheelie good. Fantastic as always. I got the Zumbarons for the first time. I know Zumbo trained with Pierre Herme (about whom I rave on a daily basis) but I have to say - I think I prefer the...More

Thank Kira P
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Nearby
Balmain
Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
...More
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