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Sweet Sallie's Bakery & Cafe

Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Soups
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11 N Oak Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2433
931-526-6556
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7:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cute local bakery with good coffee

I frequent here for coffee and lunch. It's a great atmosphere to get some work done with plenty of room to spread out. The staff are always friendly and I have always enjoyed the food - the coffee is great too! Depending on the crowd don't expect to run in and back out, sometimes they're a bit slow... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Rachel S
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I frequent here for coffee and lunch. It's a great atmosphere to get some work done with plenty of room to spread out. The staff are always friendly and I have always enjoyed the food - the coffee is great too! Depending on the crowd don't expect to run in and back out, sometimes they're a bit slow about getting... More 

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Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Great baked goods, very good coffee drinks, friendly...atmosphere could use a little warmth. Nice area, I liked sitting outside.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

My sister and I decided to try Sweet Sallie's cupcakes and cookies. The cookie was stale and had a horrible taste! The cupcakes tasted like something you would buy at Wal-Mart....the icing had a chemical taste to it. Won't ever be trying Sweet Sallie's again!

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

This cupcake thing is just a fad brought on by a TV. Just because you watch the show does not mean you can be a baker. My wife wanted to try the place out because its the only shop in town and it was not pleasing at all. Our cupcakes were dry and dense. My lemon cupcake had this very... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

Had a cafe au lait. Excellent. Carrot raisin muffin also good and bought a drew's brews cupcake to go. Fantastic. In the historic west side of Cookeville, very relaxed place.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I stopped in to work on my laptop for a few minutes. The atmosphere was fine, nothing special. Old college dorm/cafeteria feel to the place. The furniture was confortable, couches, chairs, and tables. There was some bad "Indie" music in the background, but not loud enough to be much of a distraction. I cannot comment on the drinks because I... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Don't go here unless you are ready for some delectable cup cakes and great coffee! Amazing selection of really imaginative recipes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

Awesome cupcakes, coffee, and atmosphere. A great place to study. I was very partial to the French press option and the prices aren't bad either. Will definitely return!

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Danville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

Coffee was fresh brewed and exellent. Good variety of pastries. Atmosphere was good. WIFI available. Service went beyond the norm. Will definitely return.

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Memphis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We stopped in for a coffee and dessert. Cupcake and banana bread were both good. Pies looked tasty, will try next time.

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Additional Information about Sweet Sallie's Bakery & Cafe

Address: 11 N Oak Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2433
Phone Number: 931-526-6556
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
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 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Soups

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 N Oak Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: 931-526-6556

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Soups
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
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
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?