Local Bakery for Darwen and Blackburn Fresh bread cakes and pies each weekday

Hot Pies from the Oven

We all take pies for granted, but do you know the history of pies and pasties?

Potato & Meat Pie

potato and meat pie breadroll bakery darwen Probably the most popular variety of pie eaten in England. A potato and meat pie has a similar filling to a Cornish Pasty. They are typically eaten as take-aways.

Traditional Pasty

potato and meat pie breadroll bakery darwen Despite the modern pasty's strong association with Cornwall, its exact origins are unclear. "Pasty" derives from Medieval French for a pie.

Sausage Rolls

potato and meat pie breadroll bakery darwen They can be served either hot or cold. Historically, during the 18th century they were made using shortcrust pastry instead of puff pastry.

Plate Pies

potato and meat pie breadroll bakery darwen Our plate pies are perfect for a quick family tea, or to put on the table at parties, encased in golden shortcrust pastry. All suitable for freezing.

The Bread Roll Bakery is open 6 days a week for deliveries to your premises Monday to Saturday. Overnight deliveries ensure that your shelves will be stacked when you open for business.

We work hard to ensure that our prices are the most competitive in the region and we never compromise on quality because... Quality Counts! Call us today on 01254 773590 for a price list.

Alex has baked all his working life, starting out as a young lad of 8 years delivering bread and milk from the back of a van. He earned five old shillings a week and as much bread & cakes as he could carry home!

Alex started proper work in a Home Bakery on Bolton Road, Darwen. Owned by Charlie Brock and his wife Hilda. Sixty hour weeks were the norm in those days. You try telling the kids that these days!

Alex has been managing the Bread Roll Bakery for 13 years and built it up from humble beginnings to now supplying more than 200 satisfied Catering Establishments, which just goes to prove... Quality Counts!

The Bread Roll Bakery
Units 30-32, Railway Road Ind Est. Railway Road.
Darwen. BB3 3EH

01254 773590