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4346 Long Beach Road SE, Southport, NC
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Wonderful bakery!

Their coconut cake is a favorite along with any of their other sweets. Go to place for wide variety of homemade pies as well.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
muriel_lawrence
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Their coconut cake is a favorite along with any of their other sweets. Go to place for wide variety of homemade pies as well.

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Southport, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

No better pies, cakes, or doughnuts anywhere -- except for the Side Street Bakery in Southport!! Pleasant owners.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The Confectionary did my daughter's wedding cake. It was a show-stopper and was so delicious the guests went back for seconds, thirds, and more. How often do people really rave about a wedding cake? Well, this was one they could not stop talking about! It was coconut cake with key lime filling and butter cream icing with icing seashells and... More 

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Thank Lowe D
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a great little local bakery - we dropped by several times during our trip! All of their goods are made fresh daily and if you do not get there early everything will be gone! The atmosphere inside is really cute, and if you have time to relax and sit you should! I recommend... Everything! I haven't eaten anything... More 

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greensboro, nc
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Glazed doughnuts, Apple fritters, cupcakes, orange coffee cake, cherry/cream cheese danish, brownie....just to name a few. Always a nice selection of goodies to take back home with us. Only complaint is the Apple fritters weren't that great. Needs more apple. But, we'll be back next year! Always fresh....they're baking up goodies every time we stop in. Seating, cute shop. You... More 

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Thank warfster
Southport, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

We got a Sundrop cake (lemon cake with key lime filling) for my grandmother's birthday and it was absolutely amazing!! Everyone agreed it was the best cake ever!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We are frequent visitors to Southport, NC and OKI and have purchased small bakery items from here but this was our first cake for a birthday. It was outstanding.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful bakery. My husband and daugther surprised me with a cake on our anniversary. So whenever you are in the Southport /Oak Island area, stop in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

We special ordered an anniversary wedding type cake over the phone to celebrate my parents' 50th anniversary. My dad had big hopes (bigger than what was possible for buttercream in the summer) and Bobby worked with us to get the perfect cake for our suprise treat for my mother. She took the time to explain the limitations of what he... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

For the past year, I've been coming to Southport for business and the highlight of my day is stopping in at The Confectionery for a sweet breakfast treat. Bobbie, the owner, always takes a break from stirring or blending the many crumb cakes, pastries, cookies or wedding cakes she's creating to say hello and give me a welcomed hug. I... More 

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  • Address: 4346 Long Beach Road SE, Southport, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport

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