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The Upper Crust Bakery

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4508 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
512-467-0102
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6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
absolute delight

Located on Burnet Road, Austin Texas. Great all fresh sandwiches, soups. BUT save room for a wonderful selection of the best desserts. And there is a good chance you will want to take home a basket of breads and pastries. Good place for family, friends and business. Plenty of off street parking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Dudley H
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Located on Burnet Road, Austin Texas. Great all fresh sandwiches, soups. BUT save room for a wonderful selection of the best desserts. And there is a good chance you will want to take home a basket of breads and pastries. Good place for family, friends and business. Plenty of off street parking.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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41 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

I tried the cinnamon rolls & marble cupcake that they are known for. I wasn't impressed. The cinnamon roll was hard and coated in sugar that made a mess. The marble cupcake just had a huge chunk of cream cheese in the middle. Neither were very apealing to me.

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73 reviews 73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a lovely place to grab a quick bite. During our trip to Austin, we are here several times. The lunch is great, quick, and reasonably priced. Their vinaigrette is very good which seems to be a marker of a good eatery. The cinnamon rolls are outstanding as they go against tradition, bridging the gap between a croissant and... More 

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Oakland, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We really liked the Upper Crust. Visiting relatives in Austin, they took us here saying that they had never tried it, but had heard good things about it. We ended up ordering a sampling of everything for breakfast: A couple cinnamon rolls, a muffin, a slice of cake, a slice of quiche, a pig in a blanket type thing and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

As avid bakery lover please listen to me when I say this place is forgettable. None of the pastries stood out to me. I honestly can't remember any of the things I tried therefore making Upper Crust forgettable.

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Austin, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Upper Crust is always my go to for local baked goods and lunch! Their product is always fresh, artfully prepared, and delicious. My favorites are the cinnamon rolls and their coconut cream pie! Yummy!

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Lake Jackson, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

While visiting college daughter, stopped in for breakfast, so pleased we did! Reminded me of the great pasty shops in Germany, where I was born. Such a fabulous selection, we selected mushroom, spinach quiches and cinnamon roll to share with rich Colombian coffee, there was a party in my mouth, the roll was the best I have ever tasted. The... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Definitely one of the top 3 cinnamon rolls I ever had, and I love cinnamon rolls. To be clear, these cinnamon rolls are different from most. First, they are very dense, not fluffy like the grocery store variety. Second, there's no icing. Just cinnamon and sugar. I travel a good deal for work and tray cinnamon rolls pretty much everywhere... More 

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Geneva
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74 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Best sandwiches in town, on homemade bread, wonderful cakes and cookies, great coffee cakes and the best sticky buns ever.

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Austin, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Upper Crust Bakery is a well established eatery in North central Austin. It had been a couple of years since I have visited so I dropped in early this morning. I was curious if it was still as good as I remembered. It was! The Colombian coffee is rich in flavor and pipping hot. All the baked goods looked fabulous.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4508 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-467-0102

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Bakery
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?