13th November 2016

Deliciousness in every mouthful
Today we bought lots of yummy deliciousness - mince pies, sausage rolls, fruity scones, savoury Chelsea buns, Christmas cake.......
The mince pies were very well received by my other half as was a fruity scone.
This evening a piece of Christmas cake was met with lots of appreciative noises. I have sliced the cake and given strict instructions it has to last until xmas.....I'm not sure it will.
For years we have always had Lewis & Cooper Christmas cakes but I have to say this cake is beautiful and a much better cake. Very fruity and moist with just the right amount of marzipan and icing.
A big thank you to The Moody Bakers wife who spent last night icing the cakes. Well worth the late night so thank you.
Good luck with your business you really were a lovely guy and obviously passionate about food.  Keep baking.

Tam Coops - Marton

9th November 2016

Visited the Moody Baker Shop today in Barnard Castle, the variety of food and drink was amazing, all well presented, but the best was to be served by the happiest guy I have known to serve me in a shop, we were greeted and offered information on the drinks. Already had one of the wonderful scones and it was to die for. I will certainly be back next time we are in the area. Thank you for making my day. Sonia Carr - Bishop Auckland

13th September 2016

Some of the best pies I have had in the UK!  Es Dubya - Norwich

11th August 2016

Friendly service... with a lovely assortment of breads and some very interesting pies.. good veggie selection.... cheese and onion pie, veggie sausage roll, wolf pie all lovely, full of flavour and made with care...  Sarah Sells - York

23rd April 2016

We can highly recommend the new Moody Baker St Georges Steak & Kidney Pies, with onions, carrots, mushrooms, red wine, Worcester Sauce, and English Mustard. Available now, and all weekend. Happy St Georges Day !  -  Marie Hamilton, Boldron

3rd April 2016

Absolutely enjoyed the Caribbean goat and spicy lentil/bean pasties, you did it again. Yummy.  -  Jeanette Thompson

March 13th 2016

A great range of award winning tasty pastries, pastys and breads, condiments and bottled local beers. All breads and such are handmade on the premises. Well worth a visit for some wholesome foods. Situated on the main street with free on street disc parking available, with a generous two hour limit. Pop in here when you've built up an appetite after exploring the castle and surrounding area.  Roger Galloway-Smith - Carlisle

14th February 2016

Fantastic sausage rolls from you today...pork and apple and the new black pepper and garlic. absolutely yummy. Will be calling in next time we're in Barnard Castle!  -  Dee Newby

10th February 2016

I came across this shop when passing through Barnard Castle and I had to go in after seeing how nice the products looked in the window. Upon entering it's like stepping into a wonderland of delicacies. They had so many gorgeous looking loaves of bread as well as pastries I came away with three different loaves and pastries for my family to try and I have to admit they are truly wonderful and the taste sublime. If you are passing nearby it is definitely worth making the detour to visit this shop. You won't be disappointed.  Marie Nicholson - Thirsk

5th January 2016

Best bread, pies and tarts I've tasted in a long time! So glad my sister lead us to your door, actually the smell drifting down the road would have also got us there too! Delicious goodies shared for lunch. The French Onion Tart was to die for and the Moroccan flatbread totally YUM. Shame you're not closer we'd certainly be asking to stock your goodies in our cafe in Australia! Good to meet you, keep on baking :o) Cheers.  -  Cafe Macquerie, Australia

28th December 2015

Just eaten my Moody Baker Christmas pudding and it was delicious, served with brandy cream. A must for next Christmas Folks.  -  Marie Hamilton, Boldron

27th December 2015

Beautiful Christmas pudding bought this year from "The Moody Baker"  Tastes amazing!
Thank you so much and I'm sure we'll see you again soon

16th November 2015

Empanadas and a Chelsea Bun. Does a working lunch get better than that?!! Haven't had empanadas since travelling through South America, and I'll tell you, Moody Baker Empanadas don't disappoint! As for the Chelsea buns, we've never eaten one in Chelsea, so all we can go on is the sweet, sticky, spiced, fruity, light and yummy bun from Barnard Castle's best!  -  Kenny, Barnard Castle

13th November 2015

visited yesterday and bought black pudding/guiness sausage rolls and some scones.......well worth walking into your shop/bakery....we will certainly be back.  -  Barbara Lawrie, Newcastle

12th July 2015

Called at Yarm Farmers market today and bought a black pudding sausage roll, savoury Chelsea bun and 2 chocolate and peanut butter brownies. It was all absolutely delicious but I have to say the brownies were the BEST we have ever had, and that includes the brownies we have eaten in the USA!  -  Emma Gaulter, Yarm

6th June 2015

Still bagged ourselves sausage rolls (which were amazing!) and two chicken Pies for tomorrow's Sunday dinner! Going to have to make a special trip when you're at the nearest farmers markets as your food is lush! - Angela Mathews, High Force

10th January 2015
 Those Peanut Butter Brownies...OMG WHY DID I ONLY BUY TWO?!?! - Natasha Dean, Newcastle
6th January 2015
   For the first time in ages I have had toast for breakfast!  I cannot recommend your gluten free brad highly enough.  Amazing, I will defeinately be back for more.  -Helen Kipling, Darlington
27th December 2014
Hello guys, 10/10 for the Rosemary and Sea Salt Foccaccia on Boxing Day. - Hayley Rundle, Cleatham
20th December 2014
 Just a short note to congratulate you and your staff on the quality of the fine venison pies we purchased from your bakery this afternoon. I commented to my good wife that it was the best pie I'd eaten in years.       
Keep up the good work.  - Mr and Mrs J, Middlesbrough

17th December 2014
  Hello Wonderful bakers!  My step mum came over on Monday and took some of your mince pies back over the border into Cumbria.  She rang last night to tell me how amazing they are.  The best shes ever tasted.  - Sarah Gent, Barnard Castle
9th September 2014
Yo Moody Baker!  The peanut butter brownie was totally awesome!  Thank you so much. -Ben Pearson, Barnard Castle
3rd August 2014
Loved our lunch from the Moody Bakers, all brilliant, the Wolf Pie was a clear fave today  :) - Caroline Hinde, Darlington
3rd May 2014
Just had the onion tart with Chorizo, one of the nicest things I have ever tasted.  _ Dave Stanley, Bishop Auckland
13th April 2014
My 3 year old son Alfie thought your Cranberry & Orange brownies were ten out of ten on Yarm Farmers market today.  Mummy thought they were delicious too.  - Beth Winter, Yarm
5th March 2014
That creamy potato soup was the best yet, and that's saying something.  Thankyou. Sarah Gent, Barnard Castle
1st March 2014
Ey up folks, just polished off my Thai Chicken Pasty, just wanted you to know it were reet tasty!  Even the cat was hovering around.   -  Steve Lilley, Kettering
 27th Febuary 2014
Those Haggis and Cumberland Mustard Sausage rolls were amazing!  Best I've ever had and well worth the trip from Blyth! - Dave Burdon, Blyth
8th January 2014
Just bought on of your Savoury Chelsea Buns.  Fantastic! - Beehive Beauty Products
25th October 2013
My mother must now commence weekly Barney to Northampton trips loaded with their pasties or she's off my Christmas card list! - S. Lilley
10th October 2013
Had a haggis sausage roll today.  Best sausage roll I have ever eaten! - Wendy Burdon
5th July 2013
Fantastic Range of veggie pasties.  YUM to the Chilli Bean Wraps! - Sue Alexander
28th April 2013
Just finished one of your Brie and Mushroom pasties from the farmers market.  Am fighting husband for the 2nd half!  - Rachel, Middlesbrough
27th February 2013
Oh.... Moody Baker.... your veggie sausage rolls! nom nom nom - Lynsey Starborn, Teesdale
7th January 2013
Hiya! Just to say I heated up your brie and mushroom pasty today for my dinner and I LOVED it!!!!! Thank you very much :) - S. Gamble, York
 9th December 2012
 We had your fabulous Christmas cake at an early family Christmas dinner this weekend - it was yummy! - J. Campbell, Barnard Castle
5th November 2012
Hi,I have been into day and bought two of your sweet mince pies,lovely! Better save the other one for my husband! I will be back in for more! - V. Cummings

1st October 2012
Bought a Chilli bean wrap, lentil pasty, carrot and almond nut roast and a cheese onion and worsterchire sauce flatbread at Natures World Farmers Market, absolutely brilliant quality and gorgeous taste! Thank you x - A. McGreevy
24th September 2012
The Chicken Curry Wrap was an absolute delight very very tasty and for my Vegi daughter the Vegi Sausage Roll, her eyes lit up when she realized you guys were at the show.  -  The Famous Fudge Bar
21st July 2012
The smoked haddock tart and guinness and black pudding sausage roll I had yesterday were delicious. Today I had your sourdough rye bread with home-made chopped liver - lovely.  -  J. Booth
18th April 2012
This morning I tried some Moody Baker Superfood Granola and it was delicious with wonderful textures and very filling. The bonus for me is that with all natural ingredients my blood sugar is kept in check. I would have no hesitation in recommending Dave and the Moody Bakers. Just visit the shop and take in the aromas - they are wonderful too! -Duncan Malloch, Darlington
21st June 2011
 This is just a quick note to say how much my husband and I enjoyed your wonderful bread, pies and cakes while we were on holiday in Barnard Castle recently.  Also the pleasant service and helpfulness...altogether brilliant.
We will be back!!!!!!  -  Jennifer Lee, Stockport
3rd April 2011
The buffet was splendid in both quantity and quality and all the eaters were very complimentary!  I would have no hesitation in calling on you again and recommending you to others.  -  Highlights Rural Touring Scheme
20th March 2011
One of the best buffets we have ever had!  -  John Watson, Dept of Education, Durham County Council

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