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Bird-in-Hand Bake Shop

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542 Gibbons Rd, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9783
+1 717-656-7947
08:00 - 17:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Bakery not a restaurant. Everything they make is so good. I can not get enough of those pies. Wish they were a lot closer. I just need to make more trips a year.

Thank Matthew H
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Everything is freshly made and delicious. Convenient location and staff very friendly. Would recommend and good option to take some home to enjoy after your trip

Thank Luv_to_travel_612
New Holland, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This place rescued me after there was a misunderstanding with someone else about a pie order I needed for an event. I went here first looking for shoofly pies and when I asked how many they had available, they asked me how many I needed. When I said 25, two young ladies working there cheerfully told me they could bake... More 

Thank Brenda S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I have been shopping at the Bird in Hand Bake shop for years and stop there multiple times when I am in the area. This Amish and Mennonite run bake shop sells the most delicious cookies, bread, cakes, pies and other baked goods that I have ever tasted! In addition to the baked goods, the store also sells locally made... More 

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Hollywood, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

All of choices from the Bird-in-Hand Bakery were very delicious. Had Shoo Fly Pie, Whoopie Pie, and pumpkin ice cream. Not very friendly to a low carb diet, but deliciously worth the occasional sacrifice. Could spend days and a whole paycheck enjoying all the wares. Thankfully I only had time to spend two days in the area, otherwise I would... More 

Thank bmillerrok
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The little Bird-in-Hand Bake Shop is a real sweet treat. Shoe Fly, pretzels, apple dumplings to die for,

Thank Pierre19666
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This was my 1st time visiting Pennsylvania. Very beautiful place. I chose Friday after Thanksgiving to site see, not sure of where we would go. While driving in Bird n Hand we saw a sign for the Bake Shop. So here we go to find it & am I glad we did. It's not far off the main road. They... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful country setting. Delicious home made ice cream! Became too crowded when two bus trips arrived.

Thank Marcia L
Parsippany, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Excellent assortment of bakery goods. We load up for family back home. Always consistent, very flavorful. Good prices

Thank Punkin1313
Matawan, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Bird-in-Hand Bake Shop was a disappointment. We went out of our way specifically to go to this location as we were told it was a true Amish experience. Well, maybe it was once, but it isn't now. It's really a tourist trap. Avoid if you are not into the commonplace tourist gift shop experience with a limited selection of baked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Gibbons Rd, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9783
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-656-7947
Family-owned & operated since 1972.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?