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East Side Bakery

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122 Elm St, Cortland, NY 13045-2339
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8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Wed 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Fri 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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You walk in and it gives you that old time feeling of a bakery years ago.

I have ordered from here and walked in . Every visit has been great and the bake goods are wonderful.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2015
Cortland, New York
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Cortland, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

I have ordered from here and walked in . Every visit has been great and the bake goods are wonderful.

Thank richardstock889
Cortland, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

I have been here a lot. Great bread and sausage. Their desserts and pastries are very delicious. Great customer service. They make good cakes too.

Thank Michael_Jewett
Cortland, New York, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

I look forward to buying the soft Italian bread whenever I make homemade sauce. Christine is a first class cake decorator!! She is very talented!

Thank Theresa1341
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I decided to order dinner rolls for a special occasion. It was a rather large order and I wanted to try something different than the grocery store where we would normally order breads and rolls. The baker (owner) was very helpful. The order was ready on time and the service was great. After hearing the reviews for their pizza I... More 

Thank Boomerang025
Homer, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

East Side Bakery pizza is now a family tradition! Every Friday my family loves to try different kinds of their pizza and wings- just delicious! And of course we are tempted by all of the yummy pastries and always pick up a few for dessert. Another perk of this popular local treasure is that you can order ahead on holidays-... More 

Thank Katie S
Cortland, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

A million amazing combinations and the wings are delicious - don't cheat yourself out of dessert either. You can't go wrong with ESB!

Thank Gypsy J
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The wide array of baked goods are as good as they look, wonderful. Where this place drops the ball is their pizza. They only make pizza on certain days and times. Having watched many cooking shows I can tell you they need to sample their pizza. If they knew that it is over cooked and lacking of sauce, I truly... More 

Thank Marty B
Avondale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

bought some to take home to Az. froze it and carried it on the plane home, I only wish I bought more.... Also has some great Italian pastry

Thank wolfkeep1
Rochester, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I am from out of town, and tried numerous times to call and get cake prices for my neice that goes to school at SUNY Cortland. My phone calls were never returned and the staff was not very friendly or helpful. Unfortunatley, giving a two months notice was not enough time and we had to settle for the grocery store.

Thank searz101
Cortland, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I eat lunch everyday at the bakery. Everything is great especially the pizza and pizza rolls!!!!!!!!

Thank treebug03

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 122 Elm St, Cortland, NY 13045-2339
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Cortland
  • Phone Number: 607-756-4030

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

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