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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“whoopie pies” (36 reviews)
“apple fritters” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 18:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My children love the ice cream served in the cafe. The prices are reasonable and the portions are good. There is always a nice variety available. We can’t wait til the next time we’re in town!

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Remodeling changes inside since our last visit to create a larger cafe area. The clerk was a bit curt today, perhaps she was not feeling well. The selection was okay.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank merlinsurrietrekker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While traveling the holiday season, decided to bring back some bakery goods for family when we travel back home to western Pa. Been to Lancaster many times but decided to make our first stop here. Everything appeared fresh, the smells amazing. Wish we had time...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lonniep136
Reviewed 4 December 2018

My husband picked up a salad for my lunch today and dropped it off for me where I work. He purchased the cranberry & walnut salad from B-I-H Bakery & Café, which I've ordered on many occasions and been thoroughly pleased with. However, today I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Holly C
Reviewed 28 November 2018

My husband wanted an apple crumb pie and I found it, he said it was excellent. Lovely and clean shop with all sorts of goodies.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank loulou215
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This is located on the main drag across from the Bird in Hand Restaurant where we ate. . Didn't purchase anything but everything looked terific. It also had beautifully decorated sample cakes that they would custom make. There were also reasonablly priced cupcakes that were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank G R
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Must visit while in Bird-in-Hand breads,rolls,cakes,pies,whoopie pies,cookies,eat-in short order breakfast/lunch, ice cream bar. Samples for everything, jared goods, quilting items, kitchen good and more, lots of gifts for everyone. Don't miss this GEM.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sunshinedeedee2018
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We set out to find out who really had the best Shoofly Pie and based off of much taste testing, Bird in Hand Bakery certainly came to compete. While they do not offer a free sample (they sell samples) They were our chosen winner. (as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Connie D
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The bakery has a good selection of desserts and breads. Also some souvenirs. The bakery offers a good selection of sandwiches at reasonable prices. Upstairs there is a quilt, fabric and and lace shop. Clean bathrooms upstairs and ample parking.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed 1 October 2018

They have nuts, pies, cookies, and cakes. They have samples of their shoo fly pie which is a little too sweet for me. I did purchase the Zucchini Bread and some raw almonds though. They have a variety of items to choose from including some...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Charmain D
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15 September 2018|
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Response from Ken N | Reviewed this property |
I really doubt it. But you can always call.
13 August 2018|
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Response from MollyLynne | Reviewed this property |
You purchase your food and then choose your seat. There is outdoor seating - tables downstairs and ab adorable section upstairs with newly added bathrooms. There is also Wi-Fi if you are traveling with someone who has to... More
14 September 2017|
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Response from PenelopeJ186 | Reviewed this property |
No, just walk in.
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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, Kids, Child-friendly
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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