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B & W Bakery

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614 Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5913
201-342-5577
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6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 56
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  • 17
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
BEST KNOW FOR THEIR INCREDIBLE CRUMB CAKE….

Very clean place, Great staff who are very friendly and always helpful. You may have a long wait-but the staff is very efficient & will get you out quickly & with a smile on your face. They are known for their crumb cake which they have a hard time keeping up with but they manage. We've had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Teaneck, New Jersey
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Teaneck, New Jersey
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Very clean place, Great staff who are very friendly and always helpful. You may have a long wait-but the staff is very efficient & will get you out quickly & with a smile on your face. They are known for their crumb cake which they have a hard time keeping up with but they manage. We've had birthday cakes, pies,... More 

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Sebastian
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We were up to North Jersey for a weekend HS reunion. I went along to be the driver and get the best bagels anywhere, and the best crumb cake on earth. We used to live in Bergen County, NJ but moved to FL and there isn't a bakery that comes close to B & W in FL. As soon as... More 

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Still the best Heavy Crumb Cake anywhere! And don't overlook their cakes and other scrumptious delights. Their French Cruellers are devious and the all love the Seven-Layer Cake!

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Everywhere on earth seems to have that one place with the unbelievable baked product that all the locals rave about - this is that place for around Hackensack. The crumbcake here is everything that crumbcake: Mostly crumb, and a very moist and flavorful bit of cake on the bottom. The staff is very nice, quick and efficient and will get... More 

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This bakery has all of the standard bakery items which are high quality but their super thick crumb layered crumb cake is a standout. On busy days, expect to take a number (really) and wait.

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Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The crumb cake leads the way but all of the baked goods are top notch. Even with the changes over the years this is still tops in the area.

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

B & W Bakery is still a great bakery, and most probably it caters to ever changing socio-economic population, but it has changed hands too many times and that special European flavor is starting to fade away. Their crumb cake is excellent, but what happened to my custom made mocha torte? Or the hazelnut cake? And Black Forest Cake? Please:... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Unfortunately I only get down here if my son has a hockey game at the local rink. Everything is amazing, the cupcakes are a favorite, Marble pound cake is awesome but don't leave without a slab (or slabs) of crumbcake!!! Cash only- NO credit accepted

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not the original owners and you must now be prepared to pay "cash only", take a number and wait a while but their cakes and cookies are still enjoyable. If you are ordering a special cake the choices of cakes, fillings and toppings are endless & delicious.

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North Haledon, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Like most bakeries in the northern NJ area B & W has great cakes, pastries & cookies, but I must say they have the best crumb cake by far!!! I've had apple, cherry or cheese filled which are all amazing, but even just their plain one is awesome. I recommend you getting there early on a weekend or placing an... More 

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Additional Information about B & W Bakery

Address: 614 Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5913
Phone Number: 201-342-5577
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakeries

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 614 Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5913
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: 201-342-5577

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakeries
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm

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