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Linne's Pastry Shop & Deli

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115 S Harrison St, Shelbyville, IN 46176
(317) 398-7525
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5:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 5:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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Family owned. Some of the best donuts and pastries in the USA. I stop on an average of 3-4 times per month. I have never had a bad donut.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
Shelbyville, Indiana
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Shelbyville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Family owned. Some of the best donuts and pastries in the USA. I stop on an average of 3-4 times per month. I have never had a bad donut.

Thank ltcmark
Shelbyville, Indiana
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I have lived here and gone to this bakery most of my life. I always check out other Bakeries whenever we travel and none have even came close to being as good as Linne's Pastry Shop. The one thing people miss when they move from Shelbyville is Linne's. They have amazing pastries.

Thank Quitetheshopper
Boston, Massachusetts
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Conveniently located just a couple of miles off I74 and in the heart of downtown Shelbyville, Linne's Pastry Shop offers what may be the single best donut in the world. I am on a search for the greatest donut in the world. I avoid national chains in favor of local shops. While every palate is different, for me Linne's "cake... More 

Thank Bill H
Elkton, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Every had one of those sweets that make your teeth ache but are so good. This place has been in business 120 years and I know why. The pastries are melt in your mouth good. Not those mass produced pastries like they have in Starbucks but hand made everyday donuts and pastries. On street parking is everywhere and a cool... More 

Thank coopervanning
Shelbyville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I have never had anything at Linne's that was not OUTSTANDING! Any of their donuts, made fresh daily, will melt in your mouth. If you can't make it for breakfast go in for LUNCH. They have an excellent lunch menu with specials offered everyday. Fresh salads, hot and cold sandwiches and then they add a fresh baked brownie finger or... More 

Thank Debbie T
Shelbyville, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

This lil bakery is great for donuts and cookies, as well as soup & sandwich lunches. The cakes I've had from there were decorated well, but the cake itself was very dry. Still a great pastry stop!

Thank JazeN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Their donuts are some of the best on earth! My family goes there every once in a while because they are so delicious! My family is a little more healthy but when I hear the words 'donuts for breakfast' then I know where we are going. You need to get there early to get your favorites though! The best are... More 

Thank Gabriela11290
Shelbyville, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A local bakery icon, we stop in here frequently, for donuts or pastries and coffee. Recently ordered coffee cakes for a breakfast meeting - delicious. We always order dinner rolls here for special family gatherings and they have made some special birthday cakes for us as well. They also have good sandwiches for lunch.

Thank Judy S
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This is a great local donut shop that has been around for a long time, and it's because they are doing something right. They have excellent thumbprint cookies, which are my favorite item they sell. I also really like the cake donuts. They have all kinds of donuts, cookies, cakes, breads, and more. They have a cute little seating area,... More 

Thank Louiedoggie
Shelbyville, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

its such a cute quaint place to eat especially for lunch. ambiance is great surrounded by fresh breads and pastries. Sadly the staff always seem like they are so ready to go home! They no doubt have to be in there so early to bake they look exhausted and therefore are not so thrilled to serve. Wish that was different... More 

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  • Address: 115 S Harrison St, Shelbyville, IN 46176
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: (317) 398-7525
Open Hours
5:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm

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