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Rick's Bakery

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1220 N College Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703-1909
479-442-2166
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6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm

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  • 51
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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best local bakery

Rick's is the best bakery in town. I've never had anything there I didn't like. Their donuts and pastries are fantastic, and my favorite is their sausage rolls. I will say I've never had their on-premises coffee. Their variety of products is always awesome, and they also make some of, if not the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Rick's is the best bakery in town. I've never had anything there I didn't like. Their donuts and pastries are fantastic, and my favorite is their sausage rolls. I will say I've never had their on-premises coffee. Their variety of products is always awesome, and they also make some of, if not the best, wedding and birthday cakes in town.... More 

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Seoul
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

My Grandaughter, Alex has talked about Ricks for 2 1/2 years, and I finally got to visit Ricks in Fayetteville, Arkansas. It was an amazing experience to see all of the cakes decorated and waiting to be picked up. The decorators were encased behind a viewing window for visitors to watch the magic. People were eating lunch, shoppers were able... More 

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138 reviews 138 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I highly recommend Rick's for snacks and meal options. Breakfast there is always good. But their treats and lunch items are so delicious too. Probably the best thing about the entire experience is the wonderful staff team that makes up this wonderful family owned business.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Hands down- the best bakery in NW Arkansas. Having lived in NWA for many years I went to Ricks several times a week. The cookies, cupcakes, and breakfast items were ALWAYS a huge office hit. The cakes and decor are outstanding. I moved from the area a few years back, and have recently moved close to the area again. I... More 

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Arkansas
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110 reviews 110 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I ordered some cookies for Christmas with my children! When I went to pick them up they were the wrong ones. They offered me six, cheaper and smaller cookies for the mistake, I still paid full price for my wrong order but it was delicious anyway. We will definitely be back and enjoy all the wonderful treats. We know Christmas... More 

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Mountain View, Arkansas
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502 restaurant reviews
440 helpful votes 440 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My wife's cousin got treats for us from Rick's on two trips to Fayetteville for football games this fall. We had cookies the first time and cupcakes on the second visit. Both were really good. It would be nice to have a bakery like Rick's in Mountain View.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This is my go to for birthday cakes, special occasions or just because I really want an excuse to eat something decadent. They have never disappointed when given a request for something that's a little out of the ordinary and the taste is absolutely out of this world. I live in Bella Vista and have no issues driving down to... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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82 reviews 82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My tongue was delighted! My sweet tooth ached with pleasure! We tried a sampling of 6 different cookies, one donut, one cream horn, one petit four and a cupcake. Everything was delicious. We sampled a little of each. I was delighted with the sugar iced cookies and got some more for the road. Their prices were reasonable. The shop was... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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81 reviews 81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Rick's is where the locals have gone for years for their cakes for parties or to mark special occasions. It's also a popular "coffee klatch" spot - friends who've been gathering for years to solve the world's problems over hot coffee and perhaps a pastry or sausage roll. The breakfast service is efficient and fast, and everything I've ever eaten... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This bakery will make you any cake you can think of. And they taste good too. Great place to come for pastries and coffee in the morning. Expect to stand in line.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1220 N College Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703-1909
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: 479-442-2166

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakery
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm

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