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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%
Travellers talk about
“whoopie pies” (32 reviews)
“apple fritters” (18 reviews)
“ice cream” (39 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
06:00 - 18:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well whats to say?? everything there is the best, the greatest. I gain lbs everytime i go, but still go. The best around... Dont miss out here..

Thank karegen123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bakery has grown over the years and is much more touristy than it was, but it's reliably good. Prices have increased a lot as their space has grown.

Thank elaine212
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My husband and I stopped in to look around and grab some tea and coffee. Staff was very friendly and accomodating. They served baked goods, ice cream and sandwiches as well as the hot beverages. The other side of the store sold items from local...More

Thank Tara S
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Having grown up around a bakery you know what they look like and how the items look when they are made in house and not truck in. This bakery makes their own stuff and it show. Sampled a few and were very good. Great little...More

Thank Traveling_Scouter
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Went away for a weekend and found this gem. They had the most amazing cranberry orange nut bread I've ever had. I tried to look up a recipe online and make it when I got home - not the same so YES I'm going back.

1  Thank dcinpa2017
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here to just sample one of their famous whoopie pies, but were delightfully welcomed to a fully stocked bakery with fresh pies, cakes, cookies, bread and even locally sourced ice cream. After browsing and drooling 😉 we finally decided...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great variety of local baked goods. Lots of free samples and nice employees around to help you. Clean bakery with large eating area upstairs.

Thank VacayToday
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We travel to Lancaster a few times a year and we make sure to stop here each time. This bakery has a wide variety of items. We've had lunch here and it's been delicious. Better than Panera! The baked goods are to die for! Specifically,...More

Thank mommiebear
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Went early in morning to grab a quick breakfast since we were planning a big lunch. Grabbed a couple of pastries and they were both delicious and reasonably priced.

Thank SueEd
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Ice cream shop is now one of my favorites parts of this bakery and restaurant. For years, we regularly shopped at the bake shop, and still do, but this is even more tasty now!

Thank Twocampingfools
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Questions & Answers
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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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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