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317 S Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2613
+1 248-541-3218
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09:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

This took me back to 20 years ago when you could walk into a bakery and know the food had just been baked with the finest ingredients. It was a small quaint place that I will also frequent - a jewel in the rough!

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Thank Tmoelmoe2
Michigan
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

Hermann's Bakery was there before the Royal Oak rents got so ridiculous that no one can afford to stay there. Just a good old school bakery with tasty treats

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Thank OccaisionalTravel
Royal Oak, Michigan
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474 reviews
422 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

I didn't finish either of the cheesecake, it was that bad, tried the sour donut as well, that was average, but not good enough to come back. The pastries and desserts are much better at Astoria or Holiday Market and the donuts at Dutch Girl Donuts are 200% better than anything at this bakery. I was thoroughly disappointed since it... More 

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Thank NikaNumber1
Royal Oak, Michigan
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Greasy! What is it with all the lard and salt they use? I mean you can taste it! ff you need to rapidly gain weight one or two visits should suffice. Has been there forever and this makes me glad I did not grow up in RO.where it is touted as the oldest business in its increasingly crazy downtown.

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Thank Wolfman48067
Detroit, Michigan
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is a great local bakery and has been there for a really long time. I love the cookies, they have many varieties. If you are getting goods for the holidays I would pre-order pies.

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Thank Nancy S
Mesa, Arizona
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

We stopped in for a small bite of breakfast to tide us over, and were really glad we did. Everyone there was friendly and we felt right at home. They heated up the quiche and knish for us, and we served ourselves coffee from the pot in the corner. We also shared a cherry Danish. Everything we had was delicious.... More 

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Thank happytraveler495
Royal Oak, MI
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2013

Excellent donuts and cinamon rolls. The bread is also first rate, as are the coffee cakes. Let's face it - this isn't health food - you can tell 'cause it tastes really good!

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Thank EatsRoyalOak
Detroit, Michigan
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189 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2012

Reminds me of a bakery that you would see in the movie Pleasantville. Old fashioned, good pastries. Great bread ends for holidays. Not very friendly staff but the food quality makes up for the lack of personality.

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Greenwich, Ct
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45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2012

Everything we bought was delicious and good value. Apple crisp and creme cake were fabulous as were cookies

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Thank RSDBA
Royal Oak, Michigan
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78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

Wonderful independent bakery that has been in the same location for decades because it sells good wholesome baked goods at a reasonable price. The only problem is, catching them when they're open and the line is short.

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Thank Christine V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 S Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2613
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-541-3218

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?