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Great Island Bakery

46 South St, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-6039
508-760-0007
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- Aug 18, 2014
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English first
Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

I drive by this cute little roadside bakery a few times a week and I wish I could say it was great! But, it's not. It's very inconsistent, selection varies from day to day, and baked goods are just so-so. I make my own cookies from scratch and I can not understand how they can make cookies that are tasteless,... More

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Albany, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

This is a local favorite! Go early for the best selections ....items do sell out fast. The donuts are our favorite treat.

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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The staff was not friendly when I stopped in. Thought they were having a bad day so went back again. Still attitude. Twice the items I bought were not fresh. Just not happy bakers. Not worth the stop.

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West Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I have no idea how this place stayed in business. Bread is stale and tasteless. They don't know how to cook or bake. I think because of the location (on the way to the beach) and there is nothing else in the area, people stop there

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South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The chowder is fantastic, the cookies incredible and everything they have is just as great. Stop in either going to the beach and get something to take with you, or stop on the way back and get something for later or drive miles out of your way just to pick up something special.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Delicious little bakery, everything in there is amazing, and the staff is really nice. It's a must try in the area.

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nh
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77 reviews 77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

i have been coming to this bakery for many years.the pastries are large and made with love.i enjoy their chowder by the quart and they will take special orders.the women who own the bakery are always helpfull

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East Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Cute little shack on the side of the road. Stopped for breakfast. I was the only one there.....got a ham & swiss croissant, a cheese Danish & a cupcake (of course) to go. Took one bite of the ham & swiss & threw it away, it was chewy & tasted bad. The Danish was ok, just like every other Danish... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Improperly baked goods. The bakery sold my young daughter a half cooked pecan bun and when I went inside to ask them to exchanged it for a properly baked one, they yelled at me and were extremely rude. The concept of "the customer is right" is not the attitude of this establishment. I will never never go back.

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massachusetts
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72 reviews 72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This small bakery does a great job. It is on a side road,so get directions. The cinnamon buns are awesome and well worth the calories! Every day they bake different items. We always treat ourselves to this place,while on the cape.

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