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Wards Pastry

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730 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3721
609-399-1260
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic!

We had excellent service! The females working were so nice and helpful. The prices were very affordable, especially for what we got. I loved everything I had - Boston Cream donut and an oatmeal raisin cookie. My partner had an apple danish and a chocolate chip cookie. I bought my parents cinnamon... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Kyle F
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Plano, Texas
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Plano, Texas
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424 reviews 424 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We had excellent service! The females working were so nice and helpful. The prices were very affordable, especially for what we got. I loved everything I had - Boston Cream donut and an oatmeal raisin cookie. My partner had an apple danish and a chocolate chip cookie. I bought my parents cinnamon rolls. Everything was FANTASTIC! We will definitely be... More 

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Vineland, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I was introduced to Wards a while ago. My friend's description of the place and its bread, pastries, cookies - you name it - was spot on. As previous reviewers have stated, Wards is always busy and you'll seldom find a downtime. I've had donuts and cookies from there and they were excellent. I even shared some of the cookies... More 

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

The best place in OC for pastry but a must try is the buttercake. The fried cinnamon bun, crumb cake etc. Its all the best!

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west chester
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

If you haven't tried them, you're missing out! Great donuts, pastries and bagels. Unfortunately, everybody knows about them and the lines can get quite long in the morning.

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lancaster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We stopped at Wards this morning after hearing of it and reading some reviews. I guess I should tell you I stopped one day at closing time and had to come back the next day. We looked and listened and choose two pastries. We sat at a small table for two by the front door I listened to Becky instructing... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

They have excellent gingerbread & nice cookies. Have gotten trays of cookies for parties here & everyone loves them & they disappear! Good coffee too & excellent breakfast breads.

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SJU
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Friendly staff, quaint old bakery filled with cookie jar collection, but nothing fancy at all. What you go for is the BUTTER CAKE! This Philadelphia specialty is hard to find anymore, but this is the real thing. Gooey butter on a yeast dough - so sweet!. The donuts are great too, especially the Boston Crème - the jelly donuts are... More 

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Ward's has the BEST donuts! They are a bakery that offers coffee, fresh pastries, cookies and cakes. The staff is always friendly. Treat yourself to anything from Ward's! They are reasonable and worth the trip!!

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philadelphia, pa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

I'm not a regular at wards pastry, but I so go for specific items when I am in the area. Usually I get the cinnamon pockets. These are little squares of pastry filled with a cinnamon mixture that I have never found elsewhere. They are each about one bite full and they are delicious. Today I discovered a new item... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

If you are there before noon, the selection is fantastic. As the afternoon goes on, there is less and less of a selection. The wait staff behind the counter are always pleasant and helpful. The prices are good.

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Address: 730 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3721
Phone Number: 609-399-1260
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean City

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  • Address: 730 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3721
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: 609-399-1260

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