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Barnard Street Bakery

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1110 NE Big Bend Trail, Glen Rose, TX 76043
(254) 897-3324
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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  • 12
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
very good sweets

Too many varieties to describe. But we tried several and not a bad one in the bunch. It was hard to resist once we got started.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 25, 2014
JEDER52760
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Bethlehem
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Dallas
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to find this bakery inside of a gas station. Got a HUGE cupcake and my husband got a red velvet cake. Both tasted stale as if they were a couple of days old and were lacking some flavor.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

This little bakery is hidden inside a gas station that I have driven by for years! Happened to stop for gas and left with scones (FABULOUS) and a cheese Danish. They were giving out samples of their wheat rolls....shouldn't have left without them! Very friendly staff! We will be back!

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Thank Tina D
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Stop in for one piece of cake and left with 6 pieces!!!! It was OMG amazing. This is not grocery store bakery cake, it is like the cakes your grandmother used to bake😍 I will come back over and over again!!!!

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1 Thank Hiddenbrooksfarm
Glen Rose, Texas
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Neighbor asked me to pick up some cupcakes she had ordered for her husband's birthday. The price was way more than I was expecting. The lady behind the display case seemed like she could care less about helping me, then the other lady at the register finally asked if she could assist me and then went to get the order.... More 

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Thank Brazoslobo
Bethlehem
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23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Too many varieties to describe. But we tried several and not a bad one in the bunch. It was hard to resist once we got started.

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1 Thank JEDER52760
Stephenville, Texas, United States
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great food, friendly service. Come see them when you go to Glen Rose, you won't be disappointed. One of the best bakeries this side of the Rio Grande. Service was great, it's all well worth the stop.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The only thing we bought here was some pastries, which they are famous for. They are well worth the stop.

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1 Thank nuclearworker
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Just wasted 10 minutes of my birthday standing at this counter. The cupcakesand cheese cakes looked amazing! The lady behind the counter never even acknowledged me. Soooooo... On to the next!

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1 Thank jenmarie8581
Petal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We tried this place based on the rave reviews. My wife is a baker, and I dont understand what the fuss is about. Either the cupcakes are iced with storebought canned icing or the baket has managed to perfectly replicate that hideous stuff. The regular buttercreme was fine, but the chocolate tasted canned. the cakes were dry and not tasty.... More 

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Thank DisneyHillFamily
Texas
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Before we made our trip to Glen Rose, we stopped at a French Bakery in Dallas to get a few goodies. While in Glen Rose we came across Barnard Street Bakery. I will tell you the truth....the baked goods were 100 times better than the "french" stuff we picked up in Dallas. They decorate and create the VERY best cupcakes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1110 NE Big Bend Trail, Glen Rose, TX 76043
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Glen Rose
  • Phone Number: (254) 897-3324

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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