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Riverside Bake Shop

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1309 N Riverside Dr, McHenry, IL 60050-4509
+1 815-385-0044
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (45 reviews)
“cakes” (21 reviews)
“cookies” (19 reviews)
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1309 N Riverside Dr, McHenry, IL 60050-4509
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Everyone swears by their chocolate donut. They are very good to our community and church. One of the jewels of McHenry

Thank Paul W
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

For years we've driven from Crystal Lake to buy from this bakery! No one can beat their butter cookies and cinnamon raisin bread. We are also partial to their coffee cakes, buns, and bread as well as donuts. It's a tiny storefront right in the...More

Thank Calmac3
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Puts Dunkin donuts in the trash can. RIVERSIDE has without a doubt the best pastries of any bakery I've been in. Their fillings are tasty and plentiful Just awesome. One day as i was getting back into my car i spilt my coffee and when...More

Thank vdkucz
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Always fresh and great tasting! I love going for my weekend coffee sweet treat and my husband is alway happy when I come home with his favorite donut.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Everything at Riverside is fresh and delicious 😋 my favorites are the cake donuts with chocolate frosting and the raspberry coffee cake.

Thank nanfodor
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We have been a fan of this establishment for 45 years. Love the chocolate chip coffee cake! We find that it makes an even more special when we have a bakery cake to celebrate. They are the best in the city.

Thank Leslie R
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Riverside bakery has the best Christmas cookies...no doubt about it. We buy a tin full every Christmas season.

Thank sos78
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is one of the best bakeries in the country . People drive from far away to stop in and it's worth every mile. They won"t let you down. Friendly service go early .

Thank mmchambers
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff one of the oldest businesses in town. Local well loved institution. Good baked goods. Just wished they took credit cards or Apple pay.

Thank Nann M
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Every time I am anywhere near McHenry, I head for the Riverside Bake Shop. I love their cinnamon raisin bread (they'll slice it for you) brownies, and butter cookies. But I'll also load up on their donuts, apple bread, and hamburger buns. They have daily...More

Thank Calmac3
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Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 AM - 12:00 PM
4:00 AM - 5:30 PM
4:00 AM - 5:30 PM
4:00 AM - 5:30 PM
4:00 AM - 5:30 PM
4:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1309 N Riverside Dr, McHenry, IL 60050-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 815-385-0044
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