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A Baker's Wife

4200 28th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3123
+1 612-729-6898
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake donuts” (8 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“sour cherry” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 18:00All hours
4200 28th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3123
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

They make the best doughnuts in town! Their crissants are very good too especially the ham and cheese or chocolate croissants. The service is fast and friendly but there is very little room to sit so don't plan on eating there unless you want to...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Cinnamon and sugar! You can't beat it! Well worth the wait on a Sunday. Great staff. Really glad they remodeled.

Thank bry7982
Reviewed 15 April 2017

So YUMMY! We have been there several times now and never disappoints! If you want a melt-in-your-mouth fresh tasting, like homemade donut experience, do NOT miss this place! I love the atmosphere, even waiting in line, smelling the baking and talking with the diverse group...More

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The vibe changed....bummer. Blueberry turnovers were a family favorite. Great hamburger buns! They are closed on Mondays to recover from working on Sundays.

Thank guillydancer
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Their donuts are just like you remember Grandma making. The red velvet cupcakes are first rate. The breads & coffee cakes are good too.

Thank Tomactii
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Very disappointed. The owner sold out last year and it has gone downhill. Selection is very limited and the quality of the items is not the same. Getting rid of the clutter also meant dropping at least half of the selection. What really upset me...More

2  Thank Karsko
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This is my second time here. What a gem. I want to try everything. I recommend you come and give them a try.

Thank sbond001
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We visit my son and family in Minneapolis a couple of times a year. We are a donut loving family and have tried several stores in the area. We keep coming back to A Baker's Wife. There is usually a line on weekends, but the...More

Thank dhwv2015
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We get up early and drive 23 miles just to get the warm decadent donuts that they make here. The lines are a testament to the yummy treats you get here. Our favorites include the American tea cake and the chocolate covered donuts. The staff...More

1  Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I ordered Carrot Cake for dessert at Buster's ( next door) delicious. The piece was large, I shared with my dinner companion and still had some left to take home.

Thank 525liesaa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 28th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3123
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-729-6898
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