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309 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28739
828-693-4256
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Takeout
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Takeout

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

No need for the "fast food' donut shops. McFarlane's is a must stop when in downtown Hendersonville. In addition to their fabulous donuts, one can indulge in cakes, cookies, muffins, and various other goodies. You will leave feeling like a long lost family member. A very satisfied family member.

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Hendersonville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I love walking into McFarlans! I am always greeted with the aroma of heaven and by smiling faces behind the counter. They have so much patience with me while I try to decide between all the delicious choices. I have tried several things there, each is better than the last. Donuts are always a fabulous way to start a day... More 

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Troutman, North Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I make a trip to Hendersonville a few times a year and we always go by McFarlans. This trip we got the white chocolate chunk cookies, blueberry and cream cookies and elephant ear. They were all so good. The best white chocolate chunk anywhere.

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Mount Vernon, Maine, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Excellent bakery with what seems like unlimited choices - cakes, muffins, donuts, pastries galore and Bear Claws. The wonderful aroma of fresh baked goods will entice you as you try to pass by. Very friendly service.

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This is a great little bakery in the heart of downtown Hendersonville. The cinnamon buns are awesome and the cakes are beautiful, donuts are good. Snag a cup of coffee and a sweetie and head out to sit on a park bench on the sidewalk to enjoy the scenery and visit with the tourists. I did not give the bakery... More 

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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74 reviews 74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

You can WASTE your money at other bakery's such as grocery stores or super stores and save a couple of bucks and throw 60% of it away. OR you can go to McFarland's on main street and watch it dissapear, bought 2 cakes and a pie for the family Thanksgiving get together and all were GREAT!

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have had bread from here on several occasions. It is a downtown standard. The smells that erupt from here invite the most timid. There are many types of cookies cakes and special types even gluten free breads. Sandwiches are available on demand/made to order. I have something to look forward to.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I have tried many things at the McFarlan Bakery- all have been good. One of my favorites is the blueberry creme cookie- it is delicious! There are cookies, pastries, pies, and cakes that will suit anyone's fancy. Highly recommended to stop in when in downtown Hendersonville.

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Augusta, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

this is an old time bakery filled with sweets, what else? I have tried several things over the years and while they all look tasty, nothing ever lived up to the expectation. It's a Hendersonville landmark which is the only reason I gave it an average review, and not because the baked items are so great.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Bakery is average with sugary icings instead of butter cream. The pastries are too doughy for me but I was raised in NY/NJ where pastry is a generational business.

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Additional Information about McFarlan Bakery

Address: 309 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28739
Phone Number: 828-693-4256
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Hendersonville
Open Hours:
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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