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Bantam Bread Co.

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853 Bantam Rd, Bantam, CT 06750-1606
+1 860-567-2737
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08:30 - 17:30
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New York City, New York
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Bantam Bread Co. makes bread the way it should be made. Good grains, slow rising, properly baked with a thick crust. The result is a meal in itself. Equally good are the pastries. Pick up a few loaves or stop for coffee and pastry. Buy an extra loaf and share it with someone on the way home. The Dirt Bombs... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We love the breads that we have tried. We have had the olive loaf a few times and love it. The orange and other dessert breads are also great. The small tarts are great. You really can not go wrong here.

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Thank don3569
United States
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Fabulous bread-some of the best in New England and terrific, hard-working people. It is worth the drive. Leave time to stop at Arethusa-the dairy farm, restaurant or cafe. All hidden gems in small town CT

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Thank Worldtraveler452
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Don't let the basement location stop you. A bit confusing to find but what a find. Breads and pastries so tasty and original. I had the compagne bread, fresh, which melted in your mouth. The angel bites, pb cookies, blueberry loaf simply the best. A must!

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Thank Tracey M
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I have patronized this place for many years. There is a limited selection of fresh, high quality bread and pastries.

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Thank sheinbrot
Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

I have shopped here for years, have tried everything they make and all are made well and excellent representations of classics or new favorites. Some things may not be to my taste but they are all well done. Prices are fair for a quality product and they always help out with local charity functions which is nice.

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Thank SilverChef68
Litchfield, Connecticut
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

You can't go wrong at Bantam Bread. Everything is done well and the lines are proof of it! It is one of my go to places.

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Thank Andy S
Middlebury, Connecticut
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81 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The cinnamon raisin bread is fabulous. They make certain breads on set days so look up what you are looking for. They also have a few deserts that are yummy. I drive about 45 mins to get their bread. The olive bread is great.

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Thank Lou A
Waiheke Island, New Zealand
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191 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Simply to die for. Perfect pastry. Softest custard and best burnt caramel topping! Great bread it's should be a destination for anyone in the area.

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Thank Sukamakan
Hartford, Connecticut
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

While enjoying some wine tasting with friends, my wife and I had a chance to sample the bread from Bantam Bread Company. It was absolutely delicious. The following Saturday we made the 35 minute drive to Bantam to visit the bakery and purchase some pastries and bread. I enjoy the almond brioche pastry with orange flavor. It was one of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:30
Thursday
08:30 - 17:30
Friday
08:30 - 17:30
Saturday
08:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 Bantam Rd, Bantam, CT 06750-1606
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bantam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-567-2737

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?