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JB's German Bakery and Cafe

15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (47 reviews)
“strudel” (76 reviews)
“bread” (90 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great food to bring home for the family. My husband loves this treat and enjoys sharing it with me. The best in town.

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome German food and baked goods. When I miss food from home and I don't want to cook, we go there. German owned. Fantastic!

Thank nicoleloona
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Oh so good...I think my German dna did flips. If you like pastries, kolaches, breads, brezen (pretzel) made homemade style, you will love this place. Most of the breakfast items are pre-made and ready to eat. However for something made in the kitchen, on a...More

Thank GuruGraf
Reviewed 21 July 2017

They make so many unique pastries and strudels, and everything is amazing! The owners are super sweet and just the nicest people to talk with. Absolutely worth a visit!

Thank BKetAl
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Heard about this bakery and being German I knew it would have great baked goods. However, the way the counter and restaurant is run is clumsy and slow. Could have better flow from placing an order to being seated to serving the food. They need...More

Thank QueenLee27
Reviewed 21 June 2017

There are so many times we travel and only want to eat where it is familiar. Do yourself a favor and stop by this wonderful German bakery while in Corpus. Just don't blame me if it becomes your must have after your first visit.

Thank Garyl176
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Based on others reviews, we tried this restaurant. It should be listed as a bakery rather than a restaurant. The bakery stuff may be good, but the food was terrible. In fact, my husband got serious stomachache after the dinner. I ordered the sausage sandwich...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after an early morning adventure, and couldn't believe the # of cars in the lot. We figured it had to be good. Despite the cars, there was plenty of space & a short line. We received plenty of guidance on what was...More

Thank Tyler M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

When I want an authentic taste of Germany this is where I come. If I go to Corpus I'm going to JB's. Courtesy of Uncle Sam I spent almost 11 happy years enjoying German baked goods. JB's in like a little taste of home. Bridget...More

Thank Valirie N
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Authentic German baked goods. Wonderful pastries, breads, etc at reasonable prices. Easy to find near the beach. Don't miss this stop.

Thank livefreeinmissouri
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29 October 2016|
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Response from 1Yves1 | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can update the restaurant hours and M7777777 can do so too. The linked website has the correct hours anyway. As a courtesy, I went and updated missing information (they used to read 7 am to 7 am - basically open for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: 361-949-5474
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