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English first
Quincy, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The angel food cake is the main reason we keep coming back. The are so good. Just the right frosting, light, spongy and moist cake. The almond twists are another favorite. All the cakes and other bakery items are equally good.

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Quincy, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The cookies and other baked goods are amazing, but a little expensive, however you get what you pay for, they're awesome

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Chicago, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I'm talking about breakfast items here...like danish...rolls...in particular the nut rolls and radios. FANTASTIC!!! My only complaint are the limited hours of operation...and they don't have a store in Chicago...haha WOW...I want some now!

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Elgin, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I graduated from QHS in 1967. And, left to pursue a career in law enforcement in 1972 in DuPage County (near Chicago). So I have been traveling back to visit for over 40+ years. No trip is complete without visiting the Maid Rite or getting my fix of Nut Rolls from Underbrinks. (Haul them home and freeze them, too). I... More 

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Quincy, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Starting holiday time around mid-November, anyone who loves homemade Christmas cookies should visit Underbrinks and look at what they have behind the counter. They make homemade gingerbread cookies, chocolate chip cookies, everyone's favorite frosting-covered Christmas shaped sugar cookies, and other delicious smaller cookies with nuts and those sweet goodies you only find at Christmas time. You can buy them by... More 

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Quincy, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

...then don't go. Honestly that is the only reason I would think what they do is special. The pastries are mediocre at best. We've had a variety of their product brought in on several occasions, and it's always underwhelming. Not bad mind you...just average. There are better options in town. The actual building looks/smells like its the oldest bakery in... More 

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Quincy, Illinois
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

You will LOVE this bakery. Their angel food cupcakes have been made and savored for 100 years!!! Plus all their other goodies are made fresh right there.

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Palmyra, Missouri
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

They don't have the most friendly service, but they do have great bakery items, especially the pastries for breakfast and the mini angel food cakes that are iced with delicious frosting.

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Quincy, Illinois
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224 reviews 224 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stopped in a couple weeks ago to pick up a couple pastries. My wife loves the nut rolls, they were a favorite of her family for decades. I like the chocolate croissants. Hot or cold, you can't beat the chocolate goodness. Lent is coming, they have the best hot cross buns during Lent. Better order ahead if you want... More 

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Oak Forest, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

My mother used to stop by Underbrinks when she was a student at Quincy University years ago. It hasn't changed since. The butter-streusel danishes are so good, it takes you back to those golden years when everything was made with TLC. Everything there is good and tastes like they were made by Grandma. So good. Get there early because the... More 

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Additional Information about Underbrinks Bakery

Address: 1627 College Ave, Quincy, IL 62301-2638
Phone Number: 217-222-1831
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Quincy
Open Hours:
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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