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The Sweetest Thing bakery

3328 West Ely Rd, Hannibal, MO 63401
(573) 221-1820
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Ranked #15 of 57 restaurants in Hannibal
Cuisines: Bakery
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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English first
Hannibal, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I don't exactly remember the last time I was here, but it had been recommended. Of course they were out of the goodies I came in for, but what I did buy was yummy. Too bad too many places get closed before they really get a chance to get off the ground.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I liked the eclairs, they were very good. they had a good selection when I was in there. they had some very good cookies that I really liked, too. there was so much good stuff in there, I had to restrain myself, or they would have had to roll me out of there.

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Hannibal, Missouri, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Delicious baked goods. Very friendly. Small bakery but very much worth your time to stop. I especially loved the unique doughnuts with different cereal toppings for kids.

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Decatur, Illinois
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

The only problem we found at this bakery was not enough of all their products was available. The only thing they had left was donuts and we would have liked to tried more items. The donuts were just great and freshly made. Hope I can grab some cream horns next time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

These doughnuts are soooo wonderful! Totally worth the trip and money! :) Apple fritter is my fav along with the twist.

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Hannibal, MO
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

We tried a few donuts all very good. The glazed cinnamon twists were amazing! I also liked their custard filled and long johns. There was a constant stream of customers for a weekend morning.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

We started our family vacation in Hannibal. I have a daughter with Celiac's disease, which means she can't ingest gluten. I knew that she likes gluten-free pastries and cakes, so I researched bakeries and found this one. I contacted the owner and told her my problem. She'd never baked gluten-free, but told me she'd find a recipe and have something... More

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Hannibal, Missouri
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

The bakery is small but very friendly. As you walk in the front door there is a small area for coffee and donuts. As you pass through a doorway and into the main area there is a small sitting area and more special made donuts at the counter. These two young ladies have been friends and wanted to open a... More

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