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Sweet Sallie's Bakery & Cafe

11 N Oak Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2433
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English first
Cookeville, Tennessee
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
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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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

I used to stop by here about twice a week on my way in to work before I moved to Nashville. This place is known for its cupcakes, yes. The strawberry is my favorite -- had that one as my groom's cake. But it's more than cake. Their espresso drinks and drip coffee are the best in Cookeville. Sweet Sallie's... More

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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72 reviews 72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Best cupcakes in Cookeville!!! This is a high end cakery, accomodating, will take last minute orders. Wonderful breads

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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

If you like coffee then, you need to try Sweet Sallie's. I don't really eat sweets often, but I had the quiche and it was great. Everything I have eaten there has been great.....and yes I did breakdown and have a red velvet cupcake. Coffee is the king. It reminds me of a local coffee bar in a larger city.

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