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The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe

4360 South Lee Street, Buford, GA 30518-5739
+1 678-765-6690
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (30 reviews)
“chicken salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4360 South Lee Street, Buford, GA 30518-5739
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not just a bakery , it's a local favorite. They have soups , sandwiches and breakfasts. The cakes are beautiful and delicious. But the scones oh the scones, I could eat them all day they are so light. Then you have to try...More

Thank Rhonda R
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We stoped in on a Saturday afternoon to pick up a few treats. We were very happy with the treats. We were confused about whether there was a line or ordering process. People who came in after us ordered and checked out before us.More

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TheBakingGrounds, Owner at The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words. We are sorry for any confusion as to ordering. Were you just buying goods from the display cases? There really is not set process for that. We have Three Registers, and hopefully the sales clerks are trying to wait on...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017

Had an enjoyable lunch with my daughter and granddaughter to celebrate my birthday. We decided to eat out on the patio. Our server was excellent, wish I could remember his name. I had the chicken salad sandwich on rosemary olive bread. It was out of...More

Thank LilyPlatteCity
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Very good bakery goods and best chicken salad sandwich! Service has always been very good. I have also bought cakes and have never been disappointed.

Thank mountainfolks60
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

When I visit Buford I drive past this place every day on my way to my work place. The parking lot is always fairly full at breakfast and lunch. One morning I gave it a try. I ordered eggs, pancakes, sausage, and juice. This wasn't...More

Thank linacwiz
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Very Good Bakery Goods! I really like this quaint bakery/restaurant. I don't get there as much as I would like because of their hours and mine, but when I can I stop by to treat myself. Refreshing Treats!

Thank Kasha328
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Went with the family including 2 kids (6 & 8) to the new location. The service was excellent and the menu was ample to find something for everybody. The atmosphere is very friendly and the cake selection is great. Highly to recommend!

Thank Heiko W
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The Baking Grounds is a terrific place to meet with family or friends for breakfast or lunch. Their food is good but their bakery is out of this world! You have to see the wide variety of beautifully decorated baked goods and wedding cakes (amazing...More

Thank mikeandheidi
Reviewed August 16, 2017

It's hard to find good cafes these days that can create the perfect combination of both quality food/ drink as well as fantastic customer service. Baking Grounds hits the nail on the head to say the least. If you're in the area and are looking...More

Thank jtorressega
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Really love the food and always a very clean environment. All staff is friendly and helpful. I eat there several times a month. Chicken salad is fantastic, and they have the best sweet tea!

Thank donnagamepuppy
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

That's so nice, thank you so much for the great review it means more than you could know.

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September 29, 2016|
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Response from TheBakingGrounds | Property representative |
We have a full line of breakfast items. From eggs, biscuits and gravy, to croissant egg cheese ant bacon sandwiches. A daily special for lunch and breakfast, and a different soup as well.
September 28, 2016|
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Response from Joan P | Reviewed this property |
I was also a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4360 South Lee Street, Buford, GA 30518-5739
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Buford
  • Phone Number: +1 678-765-6690
  • E-mail
Now located at 4360 South Lee Street, Buford GA. Right Between Community Bank & The Funeral Home! More Parking, more menu items, now teaming with UberEats for you to get The Baking Grounds great food delivered! The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe, Home of I Do Cake is a real, old fashioned specialty cake boutique which has been creating unique wedding cakes, anniversary cakes, grooms cakes for over 50 years. A family tradition since 1958, we want to be your first choice for specialty wedding cake, grooms cakes, anniversary cakes. With over 80 years of combined experience, The Baking Grounds Bake Cafe, Home of I Do Cake, provides specialty 3D cakes, wedding cake, grooms cake and more for your special events. Our cakes are baked from scratch, fresh from the oven, from our family to yours... We also offer a full breakfast & lunch menu with all kinds of soups, sandwiches, daily specials, gourmet coffee and espresso drinks!
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