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Bird in Hand Bakery & Cafe

2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
+1 717-768-8273
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“whoopie pies” (37 reviews)
“apple fritters” (18 reviews)
“ice cream” (39 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

They have delicious ice cream. At a very reasonable price. There’s also a cute little play area for the kids.

Thank Poetswalk11
Reviewed 29 September 2017

My husband and I were staying at the Bird in Hand Family Inn which also owns this bakery and cafe-we stopped there a couple times to get a sandwich and have to say they were sooo good. We just got a half sandwich which were...More

Thank divadeb51
Reviewed 24 September 2017

the food and the staff were great you must go and see this place easy in and out off the main road we will be back

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 12 September 2017

You can't go wrong with the baked goods - unless you're counting calories. Our coffees were lukewarm, weak and just not appealing. Maybe it was a bad day? Many baked goods available form purchase/take out.More

Thank Roadrunner32
Kenn B, Manager at Bird in Hand Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Dear Roadrunner32, thank you for telling us about your experience. I am sorry to hear that your coffee was lukewarm and weak. I wouldn't have liked it that way either. If you let us know, we would be glad to make some fresh for you....More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

love the baked goods. I had a piece of their raspberry cake it was amazing. Everything is fresh and very good

Thank cindy10131962
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Not to be confused with the Bird-in-Hand Bake Shop which is down the road. This bakery is very nice inside, clean, lots of seating, and bathrooms available. Our favorite dessert was the Apple Caramel Cake which they were giving samples off. This place is more...More

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

When we were in Bird in Hand, Pennsylvania in August we make it a point to stop at the bakery to bring red velvet whoopie pies home. They have a large variety of pastries. They also added on a cafe a couple of years ago....More

Thank 978marciaz
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Came here for the apple fritters, stayed for the coffee and ambience. Maybe the best apple fritters we've had. Coffee was Colombian, tasty and more robust (our fav) than expected. We sat outside and enjoyed the Amish buggies and the unique Amish coaster scooters passing...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this cafe before I took him for a surprise hot air balloon ride. The food was very good, fresh. The customer service was fast and efficient. The cashier was extremely friendly and provided great customer service. The shop above the...More

Thank Joie A
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This bakery has a wonderful assortment of bread and all kinds of goodies. Being from SC, I had never had whoopie pies so of course I had to try 3 flavors. The red velvet was my favorite. The filling on all of them is creamy...More

Thank PenelopeJ186
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14 September 2017|
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Response from PenelopeJ186 | Reviewed this property |
No, just walk in.
7 September 2016|
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Response from Frontier242 | Reviewed this property |
They do not carry any gluten free items. There are a couple bakeries not far that do offer gluten free items
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-768-8273
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