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Cocoa Cafe @ I Should Cocoa

2 Strutt Street, Belper DE56 1UN, England
+44 1773 880181
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
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9:30 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Strutt Street, Belper DE56 1UN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was served the smallest scone I have ever received in a cafe - half the size and twice the price of what I usually pay at my favourite local riverside cafe retreat. The hot chocolate was so weak a It tasted of milk. However,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Greg S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the food fair sat outside on the chilly street and had one dark hot chocolate with marshmallows and one milk chocolate with marshmallows, lovely can recommend it. Staff al good and friendly. It was very busy.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sondonduo
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Met a friend so called for a coffee and a chat. Had a Cremated Tea Cake. Done just right. Staff friendly good coffee, great chat . Will go again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sondonduo
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Had death by chocolate - very nice brownie but frappe tasted of nothing really. Just very weak milky coffee with big ice cubes in the bottom and squirty cream on top and a drizzle of chocolate sauce. Not the richness I expected from description on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kim R
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We visited not long before closing but had some lovely cake. Wished we had arrived earlier so could've taken our time. I would recommend the lemon and poppy seed scone with lemon curd and cream.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SarahWB71
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We was meeeting a friend in Belper for lunch and of course we have so many great places to eat we are spoilt for choice. However " I should Cocoa" has a small garden so we called to see if there was any space. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TRACY632013
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We visited I Should Cocoa today Tuesday, we had a cheese scone and a coffee each both were delicious. The staff are friendly and although they were busy it was quiet and relaxing. We would definitely call again when we are in Belper.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with my Wife to spend a afternoon tea voucher. Been before and like I Should Cocoa but I was really impressed with the afternoon tea. What I really liked was being given a choice of what sandwiches you wanted from the menu. The snadwiches...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jjc978
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Lovely little cafe, visited for a quick lunch, I had a delicious toasted sandwich with chicken, bacon and cheese in a bbq sauce, very filling, but managed to share with my son, an equally delicious chocolate brownie, all finished off with a cappuccino. Will be...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Masie2014
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We had a lovely meal here, I had a jacket potato with butter and cheese - plenty of cheese supplied in a separate dish, and my husband had a chicken and bacon panini which he said was excellent, both served with salad/colesaw. Service was good...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank L C
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15 June 2016|
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Response from Andy B | Property representative |
Hi, we are open from 9am , we have scrambled egg & smoked salmon served on muffins on our normal menu, eggs benedict & royale as specials and full english on special occasions, eg Bank holidays . Hope this helps....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 7
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Strutt Street, Belper DE56 1UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 880181
  • E-mail
Founded in 2008 , I should cocoa is a chocolate shop and café with a calming colour scheme and original artwork where you can relax and enjoy a light lunch, hot chocolate or freshly ground coffee and sample some of our chocolates which can be bought individually or try our famous chocolate brownies. Our artisan chocolates are handmade and supplied to us exclusively in Belper and are only made in small quantities to ensure their freshness.In the heart of the bustling market town of Belper, we serve home made food in our cosy cafe and supply hand made artisan chocolates. From tantalising treats to ultimate hot chocolates. Legendary Chilli Nachos and different salads of the week to lovely sweet scones, here at the Cocoa Cafe we have it all. Alfresco dining is always available in our secret courtyard garden and we have a great selection of Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free options.
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