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Claxton Bakery in Claxton, GA

We went to Georgia Fruitcake Co. by mistake (sells donuts, etc.) and drove around the block to... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
Franklin, Tennessee

Met our expectations of a big name bakery in a small southern town. Professional, friendly staff... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2017
John Allan M
Jacksonville, Florida
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203 W Main St, Claxton, GA 30417-1705
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

I drove 40 miles to visit the place (actually from Michigan). Was less than impressed with the small shop. Not sure what I expected so the fault lays mostly with me. BUT, the sales person was blah and she acted like she could not care...More

Thank NancyB598
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We went to Georgia Fruitcake Co. by mistake (sells donuts, etc.) and drove around the block to Claxton Fruitcake. My husband loves fruitcake and was pleased that we each received a sample to try. We purchased the one pound size and managed not to eat...More

Thank MSO70
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Met our expectations of a big name bakery in a small southern town. Professional, friendly staff conversed with us as we shopped items to purchase. Of course we selected world famous Claxton Fruit Cakes. They ship and sell millions around the world during the traditional...More

Thank John Allan M
Reviewed February 22, 2017

The town's water tower proudly proclaims "Fruitcake Capital of the World". We've stopped at the bakery outlet store many times as a fun diversion. You can see the rows of large ovens in the back behind the counter. Once I commented that all the ovens...More

Thank BlueHighwaysGuy
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

The heart of fruitcake country this place is the capital of fruitcakes this is where it all started this is where it bakes made from scratch small little town can produce such a great item after decades

Thank dunnonsite
Reviewed November 15, 2016

The was one of My best stops during my Vacation. I have always loved Claxton Fruitcake, but never had the opportunity or been in the area to stop here at the Bakery. They had samples to try along with other items, other than fruitcake, to...More

Thank GaGirl_13
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Claxton Bakery has the best fruitcake in the world. The family have been cooking fruitcake for over 60 years and there is no better anywhere

Thank mn1966
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Went in to a nice clean counter with fruitcake. Several package sizes. Samples were great. We bought both kind. Good price

Thank Penny F
Reviewed January 19, 2016

I am 54 years old now and have had celebrated Christmas 54 times and I cannot remember a time when we did not have fruitcake. Family & friends have given us many different types of fruitcakes over the years and many even tried to make...More

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