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Helmut's Strudel

Bearskin Neck, Rockport, MA 01966
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English first
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We could smell the pastries as we were watching the sun rise. The Cinnamon Roll and Cranberry Walnut Muffin were excellent. They hit the spot for a light early breakfast. Five dollars and change for quick bite is very reasonable too.

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Mts of western NC
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458 reviews 458 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Many choices here. 'Day olds' are marked, the rest is FRESH! We split a slice of delicious cherry strudel ($2.75) out on a table in back of the store. Enjoyed both the view and strudel immensely. The next morning we had a honey sticky bun and a blueberry crescent. Both pastries were excellent even though we may have liked the... More

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Merrimac, Wisconsin
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103 reviews 103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Great choice of strudel and croissants, coffee selection is more than enough and you must go our back and hope one of the few tables is open! Quite a surprise to find this gem in Rockport. The staff is funny and works hard to keep things moving, however you are not rushed. We will stop buy for a coffee and... More

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altoona, pa United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Went there twice at 7am for coffee and struedels. Always fresh and tasty. Tried apple, cherry and cream cheese. Cherry our fave, but all worth trying- and they are huge!

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Lanesborough, Massachusetts, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

How I wish I had a Helmut Strudel near me! We had croissants, and they were so fresh and moist and SOOOO good! We brought a apple strudel home and didnt eat it till the next day and it was still really good.Coffee was good too!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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225 reviews 225 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

When growing up in Rockport, I have fond memories of coming down to visit this strudel shop for some great homemade pastries. The shop is very small, but offers some incredible food. Although the seating is very limited, the dining on the back deck offers incredible views of the Rockport Harbor and sometimes gives you front row seats to harbor... More

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South Carrollton, Ky
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171 reviews 171 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Conveniently located across from our motor lodge on Bearskin Neck, we ate breakfast twice here. Best strudel ever. Cream cheese is to die for but other fruits great, too. Also ate supper the first night with savory strudel, also excellent. Don't miss.

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Castello Di Godego, Italy
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108 reviews 108 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We came here for breakast and we got the famous strudel. it is really like the strudel we can have on the land it was created (Austria and SudTirol-North Italy). Fresh, proper made, great apples, and right price. really amazing, suggested to everybody!!!

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I still dream of the sweet cheese strudel. Saw someone get warm cherry strudel in a bowl filled with vanilla ice cream. Something to look forward to when we return next summer!

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Few choices of pastries and Strudels. Huge pieces. But apple strudel itself was rather soggy. Failed to evoke beloved Viennese cafes.

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