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Old German Bakery

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332 Washington St, Ste A, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4764
+1 201-683-8644
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop here for fresh pastries and coffee. The coffee was rich flavored without being bitter. There is a wide variety of pastries that are fresh and delicious.

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1 Thank mugg7
New Providence, NJ
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125 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

My grandparents owned several bakeries in Germany, so of course I HAD to stop here! We picked out one dessert to share. Big mistake. I'm debating locking myself in a closet to eat the entire thing. So fresh and delicious. It's nice to have something a little bit different from the norm every once in a while. The owner was... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Bakery is delicious - large variety of German desserts. Owners/staff are German and are able to give recommendations about different items. Recommend going in the evening - everything is 50% off (although selection is sometimes limited!).

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Thank Jaclyn S
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I lived in Hoboken for years and this was my go-to bakery in town! The pastries are fabulous (Hazelnut croissants, Chocolate Mousse, Donuts, you name it). They used to have these round sugar donuts that were THE BEST. They are famous for their bread (customers from all over NJ pick up their loaves of bread each week). And the owner... More 

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Thank CShell16
Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

You'll find wonderful cakes/pastries and breads here! We love going there for a good cup of (freshly ground) coffee, nice background music, friendly and patient service (they'll explain all the different items they carry). It is not a big place, but now their outdoor area is open again - so you can also do some people watching - love that!

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Thank Baerkel
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite bakeries in the US. Phenomenal pastries, cakes and breads. Using only European ingredients, everything is fresh and flavorful. Some sandwiches are served. Much better than the more popular bakeries in Hoboken. It is a favorite stop when we are in town.

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Thank hanskar
NY
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

I went there with high expectations. This is not a German Bakery by any means. The pastries are extremely expensive and not all that great. There is no parking because it's on Washington Street. I would skip this one.

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Weehawken, New Jersey
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563 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

I can't believe how many times I've been to Hoboken and didn't visit this place. What a wonderful gem in a city full of wonderful eateries. First of all, the baked goods are superb. I've been to a few regions of Germany and regardless where, the pastries were delectable. This bakery is clearly owned an operated by a German and... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

They have some of the yummiest and delicious pastries and cakes. Best in Jersey city hoboken. I try to visit once every 10 days just to taste different pastries they have.

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Thank Kumarsneh
Hoboken, New Jersey
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Lived in Hoboken 5+ years - the German Bakery is legit! Everything - and I mean EVERYTHING - is home-made. Carlo's ships in bakery items from their warehouse. The German Bakery is SO good, family owned and of course, smells amazing. It's one of the best bakeries I've ever been to and I go all the time!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Washington St, Ste A, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4764
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-683-8644

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