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Ben's Soft Pretzels - CLOSED

445 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565-9176
+1 574-312-5170
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soft pretzels” (30 reviews)
“cheese dip” (3 reviews)
“pretzel bites” (2 reviews)
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445 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565-9176
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Hands down best pretzel you will ever eat. They are soft and delicious. I do not like hard, dry pretzels. If you do, you will not like this place.

Thank Aubrie H
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

These are the most delicious soft pretzels I’ve ever had. I love the plain, lightly salted one and the cinnamon sugar one. I have had good success freezing them and carefully reheating (microwave) them later. Lots of parking. Staff is very friendly. It’s fun the...More

Thank ScubaLynch
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Annual fall trip to Shipshewana and tried Ben’s Pretzels for the first time and Wow, great pretzels! Had the stuffed pretzel- meat ball with cheese and it was delicious My husband and shared one and it was more than enough. Clean, nice decor and friendly...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

The Pizza pockets that they serve are amazing! They have lots of pepperonis in them. For the Pizza pocket and a cup of marinara it cost $7.

Thank Emily Q
Reviewed September 22, 2017

My sister-in-law had some coupons for a free pretzel and decided to treat all of us. The pretzel was very fresh and delicious. The shop is quite new and was a very inviting atmosphere, although we did take our treats to go. We would recommend...More

Thank kswismer
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Delicious and fresh soft pretzels. We had the garlic with cheese and mustard. Very good . Line was super long holiday weekend but went super fast. Absolutely delicious

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed August 21, 2017

to enjoy Ben's soft pretzels is to savor the best of the best. We have enjoyed these wonderful pretzels at many locations and were thrilled to find this store in Shipsewanna while there for a reunion. They are superb- never had a bad one.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed August 9, 2017

the food here is spectacular, everything is pretzel based so the menu is limited but these pretzels are incredible. Many toppings and ways to eat pretzels. We ate sandwiches and then took a bag of bites for the long drive home. Its a must stop...More

Thank dsmith224
benssoftpretzels, Public Relations Manager at Ben's Soft Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Thanks so much for stopping in! We are so glad to hear you love our pretzels! Have a pretzel day!

Reviewed August 3, 2017

There was always a long line at Ben's Soft Pretzel stand at the flea market so we tried one and shared it. It really was a good soft pretzel.

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Ben's pretzels are the BEST pretzels I have ever had! Every time my family and I go to Shipshewana we always get Ben'S pretzels because everyone loves them. You should definitely try them out!

Thank McKennaKH
benssoftpretzels, Public Relations Manager at Ben's Soft Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you so much McKenna! We hope you come back to enjoy another pretzel soon! Have a pretzel day!

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565-9176
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shipshewana
  • Phone Number: +1 574-312-5170
  • E-mail
Ben's Soft Pretzels, founded in 2008, is a gourmet pretzel bakery serving legendary, fresh, hot jumbo pretzels and other pretzel products, at a great value. The Amish-inspired, fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth taste pairs perfectly with our 11 gourmet dipping sauces. Try one of our Bake N’ Shake toppings to further customize your flavor. Our famous Pretzel Dog features and all-beef frank and Swiss Cheese wrapped in a pretzel. Ben's Soft Pretzels are almost 2x the size of other soft pretzels and feature imported salt from Germany. Each Ben’s Soft Pretzels bakery makes all of it's pretzel dough from scratch every day, all-day. Our gourmet pretzels are hand-rolled and baked on-site to produce that perfect, warm, delicious pretzel you have been craving! Looking to turn dough into dough? Come roll with us! Franchising opportunities are available. Ben’s Soft Pretzels has more than 80 locations across the US and we are growing rapidly! Have a pretzel day!
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