Fortunately we are blessed with numerous fabulous cafes where we can stay nice and warm and enjoy a coffee and cake, a tea and scone or something more substantial!
Here are the 15 best cafes in Northumberland right now, according to TripAdvisor...
9. The Riverside Cafe, Tweedmouth
TripAdvisor rating 5/5 Its most recent reviewer says: 'I have been in here a few times, either for lunch or hot chocolate and cake! What can I say, it is amazing!'
10. Wentworth Cafe, Hexham
TripAdvisor rating 4/5/5 Friendly cafe that prides itself on serving quality coffee, fresh food and amazing service all for excellent value.
11. Cafe des Amis, Morpeth
TripAdvisor rating 4/5/5 Multi-award-winning coffee shop serving breakfast, lunches and snacks. Home cooked food, scrummy scones and heavenly cakes.
12. The Mule on Rouge, Berwick
TripAdvisor rating 5/5 Coffee and bagel house, serving healthy, wholesome light bites. Vegan and gluten free options. Locally sourced and produced where possible. They also sell vinyl records. Pictured are owners Sion and Zoe Gates.
Photo: Ian Smith