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Jaarsma Bakery

727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
+1 641-628-2940
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastries” (89 reviews)
“cookies” (69 reviews)
“bread” (35 reviews)
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727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Take a trip back in time with the friendly staff dressed in their Dutch clothing and serving up some excellent sweets that you will thoroughly enjoy. Went with the family and we all sampled each others so we tried a big variety of items and...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read other reviews and they warned it would be busy. Yeah. We were there on a Thursday morning. We had the place virtually to ourselves. And the prices. Well between here and one other bakery we spent $35. And we ended up with 4 large...More

Thank scottnrobyn
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Oh my what a treat - Dutch baking!!Coffee cakes are incredible. Good variety and ample service. Adjacent to nice gift shop. Would like to see a little eating place added with Dutch sandwiches, soup and salad.

Thank STLSportsMom65
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been enjoying Jaarsma treats for over 20 years. They simply can’t be beat. The shop expanded in the past few years and now has a GREAT gift shop for Dutch souvenirs at Tulip Time, and other great hard to find Dutch items. I always...More

Thank Tristan M
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is an incredible bakery with a huge selection of items I never go anywhere without bringing the blue striped bag along as a gift filled with good stuff

Thank Pdutch26
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Sometimes we make a trip to Pella just for this bakery. Other times I just pay the shipping and have it shipped to us or family. We love this place, its so great.

Thank Michelle L H
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We come here every chance that we get! The peach streusel is amazing! We always get more than we need for the trip home. Such a huge variety of different bakery and specialty items.

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Every thing looks very good and everything I tried was very good. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Very large assortment for options!

Thank Capt_America_IA
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This bakery has the best Dutch pastries! Absolutely love their Dutch Letters! The ladies who work there are always so sweet!

Thank 620aprilj
Reviewed 3 January 2018

What an exceptional place!!! Located on the Pella Town Square, this was one of my 2017 highlights. Sensational customer service, friendly people in abundance who knew their surroundings and didn't rush me as their store was about to close. I will never forget how great...More

Thank Daniel E
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Robin F
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, 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: 727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Pella
  • Phone Number: +1 641-628-2940
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