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Quack's 43rd Street Bakery

#238 of 3,268 Places to Eat in Austin
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411 E 43rd St, Austin, TX 78751-3809
512-453-3399
Today
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a variety of "to go" items. The cupcakes are huge and delicious and boxed perfectly for travel. The flaky layered cinnamon roll was supposed to be sampled in the parking lot...didn't work out for me - I ate the whole thing immediately. Wonderful puffy, sand tart like cookies and so much more to choose from. Excellent staff (they... More 

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Thank ctowntraveller
doha
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Some of the prettiest and tastiest we have had! It is worth the drive through Austin and Hyde park neighborhood is interesting, as well.

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Thank Sandra D
Sebastopol, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Super lattes and huge selection of pastries/breakfast rolls. Kind and caring personnel. Wait line can be long or not at all, fun to people watch and the line moves quickly. Love the children! The Cool Bus is near by. Hyde Park gem.

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Thank suzshoes
Lumberton, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

First visit and we were very impressed!!! I had a carrot cupcake with cream cheese icing and my hubby had a coconut macaroon. We had coffee and a vanilla latte....YUMMY!!!

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Thank Megan W
Austin, Texas
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

I love Quack's! Everything I've ever gotten is delicious! The atmosphere is perfect for studying, meeting a friend, or just hanging out! Not the comfiest chairs I've ever sat in, but they make up for it with yummy treats!! Any time I have a friend in town this is a must-go spot! I'd recommend the tiramisu or chocolate ginger cookies

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Thank emilyaderhold
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

My only complaint is that there are so many choices it is so hard to decide! The pies, cookies and coffees are delicious!

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Thank Roxanne B
Mentor, United States
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Great treats and cappuccino at VERY reasonable prices. Found this place the first night in Austin and went back every night for a treat and cappuccino. Loved it.

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Thank Michael F
Houston, Texas
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221 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

My family came here after having a meal out. Lots of cookies, brownies, pies and cakes. I didn't find anything to be out of this world, but it was certainly good. Everyone had different items and we were all happy. It was sort of late, so many items were gone and well picked over. Staff was friendly and the patrons... More 

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Thank Penguin S
Austin, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Quack's cakes and pies and cookies are delicious and should be frequently enjoyed. But, they go a step further. I sponsored an event where we wanted personalized cookies in the shape of a book. They didn't have exactly what I wanted, but the manager worked very hard to create the perfect cookie that looked exactly like a book. The cookies... More 

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Thank travelfriendkk
Texas
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159 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We had a sweet tooth attack one night and found this bakery still open. We checked it out and it had something for every one. Unique busy place. The ginger cookie is the best!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 E 43rd St, Austin, TX 78751-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-453-3399

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?