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The Ambrosia Bakery

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Bakery, Coffee Shop, Dessert
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8546 Siegen Ln, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1940
225-763-6489
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6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Fri 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 6:30 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The owner has the last word - right or wrong!

Ordered two wedding cakes (bride and groom) and both decorated incorrectly. I failed to say anything at pickup for these three reasons: Traffic in store was extremely busy due to Mardi Gras, didn't want to make a scene in store, and most importantly, I had a wedding in two hours and needed cakes... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
keblove
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Ordered two wedding cakes (bride and groom) and both decorated incorrectly. I failed to say anything at pickup for these three reasons: Traffic in store was extremely busy due to Mardi Gras, didn't want to make a scene in store, and most importantly, I had a wedding in two hours and needed cakes for the bride and groom. So, immediately... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were in Baton Rouge during Mardis Gras and we did a little research on where to get a King Cake to take back home. We wound up at here and it was worth the effort. We got a piece of strawberry cake that was outstanding and ate some of the King Cake two days later. It was excellent as... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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63 reviews 63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

One of the famous places to get your king cakes in Baton Rouge. You can't and won't go through Mardi Gras without hearing Ambrosia! When you step into the bakery, the warm and aroma with the colorful icing and sweet fillings are sure to appease the senses! We tried the Strawberry filled king cake,but I wish we would have tried... More 

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FelixS3, Owner at The Ambrosia Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for wonderful review! We try very hard to please our customers! More 

Hattiesburg
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171 reviews 171 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This bakery is the best in Baton Rouge. It's well worth the drive to find parking & go in. Guarantee you won't go back to car empty handed. Can't go wrong here everything made there is delicious!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I was thoroughly impressed with their King Cakes last Mardi Gras! I couldn't stop eating it until it was gone. I say they're the best in BR, but it might just be the best I've ever had anywhere. You get your money's worth here!

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FelixS3, Owner at The Ambrosia Bakery, responded to this review

Bailey, Thank you very much for the great review! Our King Cakes are all made by hand one at a time and we work real hard to produce the best product we can to offer to our customers. We do bake them year round and ship them too! Most other bakeries don't offer this. Thanks again! The Ambrosia Bakery More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This was such a great find for us. We were in town for a friends wedding and just happened to pass by this place right on our way there. When you go into the place the smell is so great. And the selection of pastries was amazing. There were so many options and we wanted to try them all. I... More 

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FelixS3, Owner at The Ambrosia Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review! We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to your return visit! More 

Jayess, Mississippi
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I love their strawberry cake. This bakery has such a great variety. They will no doubt have any pastry you could want. Recently I went there just for breakfast and the options are a bit more limited. I would definitely suggest the cinnamon rolls, though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Yummy treats from cookies to brownies to scones to PIEs - they have it all ! If you are in the Baton Rouge area - you must try the wonderful desserts .

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FelixS3, Owner at The Ambrosia Bakery, responded to this review

So happy that you enjoyed your Fresh Strawberry Cake! Thanks for taking the time to submit a great review! More 

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I agree! Best fresh strawberry cake anywhere! BUT . . . I no longer visit Ambrosia because of their horrible customer service. I have not been there in at least 3 years or more. Perhaps they've improved. Don't know. Several years ago, they did not have my child's birthday cake I ordered. It was too late to order another one.... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A nice place to grab a pastry or two. I personally think some, not all, items are overpriced. But a wonderful selection is available. Nothing extremely special, just a great change. I find the store to be a bit cramped with their racks of bread and specialty items in the middle of the floor plan. But other then that no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8546 Siegen Ln, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1940
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: 225-763-6489

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Dessert
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 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
6:30 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?