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Artisan Cakes & Chocolates

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The Cake Hole is a small, family run business and has been providing the very best chocolate and celebration cakes to Hertfordshire for over 15 years. Nestled away in the picturesque churchyard of the beautiful St. Mary's church in Hitchin, we are open all year round. We are constantly trying, tasting and procuring  the finest ingredients and chocolate, so you will always be taking home the very best.  

For enquiries please use the contact form below or call us on 01462 420 553.



For over 15 years, The Cake Hole has been providing the finest in artisan Belgian chocolates to Hertfordshire and the surrounding counties. Well known and well loved, The Cake Hole has established itself as one of the best chocolate shops in the area, and continues to produce and procure the very best chocolate available. Click learn more for details on our chocolate and our Chocolate by Post service.

Artisanal Chocolate


"Thank you for our absolutely brilliant chocolate and summer fruits cake you made for our 25th wedding anniversary party. It looked and tasted amazing!"


Frieda and Evan Grahame



With over 20 years experience, our Master Chocolatier and Baker Colin, produces the most delicious and breath taking wedding cakes. From towering four tier cakes enveloped in tempered chocolate to truffle cakes adorned with fresh fruit and sugar flowers, we can create a wonderful show stopping centre piece for your special occasion. Click learn more for more details about our beautiful cakes, or contact us below to arrange a personal consultation. 

Wedding Cakes


"As always, you have excelled and managed to produce another masterpiece of a wedding cake. Many thanks for all your hard work!"

Sue and David



From luxurious sponge cakes to rich and decadent Belgian chocolate truffle cakes, we can provide a wonderful centre piece for any special occasion. A completely bespoke service, we offer a whole range of designs and styles, all completely tailored to your specific needs - be it special dietary requirements, a model of Postman Pat or a towering gothic castle. Click learn more to find out more about what we can offer.

Celebration Cakes


"Thank you so much for our cake! We are absolutely thrilled, and can't 

believe how amazing it looked and tasted!"



Wonderfully soft, sweet and delicious, our cupcakes will win over the most savoury of people. We provide a wide range of flavours - from Chocolate Praline and Chantilly Vanilla to Zesty Lemon and Strawberries and Cream. Want some for a gift or party? We can customise each cake with anything you like. Just pop in store for details 



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Size and Pricing

Due to the nature of our bespoke cake service, the prices of our cakes tend to vary from cake to cake depending on size, decoration, style of cake, delivery and complexity of detail.

To give you an idea of the basic starting prices of all our cake please click learn more.



The Cake Hole 24 Churchyard Hitchin SG5 1HP

01462 420 553

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