Café news and events

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    See you soon – reopening on Thursday March 11th

    UPDATE MARCH 2021 🥂🍰🧁☕️🫖🥪 Takeaway’s back at Dil & the Bear Hello, we’ll be opening the Tynemouth Cafe for takeaways from Thursday the 11th March – we’re very much looking forward to seeing you again. Whether you’re joining us for some breakfast on your morning stroll, popping in for some lunch to takeaway, or having … Read More »

  • UPDATE JANUARY 5th 2020

    UPDATE JANUARY 5th 2020 | Closed for the time being Hello, both the Tynemouth Café and Dil and the Bear at the Station in Whitley Bay are closed for the time being. We’ll update you as soon as we’re offering our takeaway menu again – until then, stay at home, stay safe, and we look … Read More »

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    Christmas Pudding Cake Truffles

    Christmas Pudding Cake Truffles *Last orders Dec 18th – last collection date Christmas Eve* Choose Red Velvet or Ultimate Chocolate centres Box of six – £14 Box of 12 – £25

  • Xmas Gifts from Dil and the Bear

    Gingerbread Houses and Christmas Cookies

    Gingerbread Houses *Last orders Dec 18th – last collection date Christmas Eve* Gift-wrapped MINI-gingerbread house, filled with sweeties – £19.50 Gift-wrapped LARGE gingerbread house – £65 Festive Gingerbread Cookie Boxes *Last orders Dec 18th – last collection date Christmas Eve* Box of 12 – £22 Box of 18 – £34    

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    Christmas Cakes to Pre-order

    Christmas Cakes to pre-order *Last orders Dec 18th – last collection date Christmas Eve* Choose Red Velvet or Ultimate Chocolate, decorated for Christmas 16 cm diameter – serves 6 to 8 people £30 22cm diameter – serves 12 to 16 people £40    

  • Festive Afternoon Teas

    Festive Afternoon Teas

    Festive Afternoon Tea | For Pre-Orders £35 for two people A selection of tasty sandwiches Turkey and stuffing with cranberry sauce Smoked salmon and cream cheese Brie and cranberry sauce Pork, sage and, caramelised sausage roll Gingerbread scone with our homemade plum jam and clotted cream Selection of four of our festive cakes   Optional … Read More »

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    November 2020 | What’s happening at Dil and the Bear?

    Tynemouth The Tynemouth Café is now OPEN for takeaways and pre-orders between Thursday and Sunday every week from 9 am to 4 pm. Whitley Bay The new Dil and the Bear at the Station in Whitley Bay is closed for the time being. We’ve loved welcoming you there and hope to be back again soon. … Read More »

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    An Update – Weekend of July 4th and 5th

    HELLO EVERYONE! An update from us to let you know what’s happening here at Dil & the Bear this weekend. Because of the shape of the café and the number of staff we’d need to be able to safely welcome you inside, we’re going to stay as we are for the moment with: • Walk-in … Read More »

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    New opening times and pre-order collections

    New opening times Thursdays to Sundays We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be opening the Café again (Thursdays to Sundays) on Thursday 4th June from 9:30am – 4pm 🥳 ☕️ 🍰 In response to the current situation, we’ll be operating a takeaway service – as well as a new pre-order for collection service. We’re also … Read More »

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    Christmas is coming! And so’s our cookie workshop

    Christmas Cookie Night is almost here…   One of my favourite things about Christmas is baking and then decorating cookies for the season. Our Christmas cookies have proven to be so popular with customers in the past that this year, we’re holding a Christmas Cookie Night. This means that you can join in the fun … Read More »