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Jaarsma Bakery

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201 A Ave E, Oskaloosa, IA 52577-2807
+1 641-673-6415
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastries” (8 reviews)
“cookies” (5 reviews)
“dutch letters” (13 reviews)
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Dutch, European
$$ - $$$
201 A Ave E, Oskaloosa, IA 52577-2807
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Stop here now and then. The only thing better is the mother house in Pella. The ladies at Jaarsma in Oskaloosa are always ready to fill a box for you with things that are way too tasty and sweet.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

When I’m in Iowa I often take a detour to visit Jaarsma. The almond butter cake is a family favorite. The other pastries that we have tried are delicious as well.

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed July 11, 2018

The pastries and desserts are so tasty here! We don't go often as we can't eat too many sweets..but what a treat to have even a small amount!

Thank rcorbett2018
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

If you are going to eat sugar when you are not suppose to this is the place! I tried this at a workplace party and everything looked good!

Thank Eric L
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Loved this bakery! This is the 2nd of 2 locations, the original location is in Pella, IA. This was on our route home so decided to give it a try. We wanted to have them bag up one of everything it all looked so delicious,...More

Thank coak61241
Reviewed May 23, 2018

I went twice to this bakery and there was a large variety to choose from. I had the Dutch creme cakes each time and they were very nice. I would have chosen other items but I am a diabetic and had to consider the sugar...More

Thank 693suel
Reviewed February 11, 2018

It was very warm inside. I haven't been back home since 2012. I always order the Dutch Letters, man the were great, just like the staff. They were very polite.

Thank Clifford G
Reviewed December 23, 2017

This bakery puts a smile on your face. If you remember going into a bakery as a kid, pressing your nose on the glass case, eyes wide open as you search for the perfect treat...then this place is worth a visit.

Thank jkurtz1972
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Like stepping into a Dutch bakery...Friendly staff dressed in costume; coffee nook area with coffee always available and the pastry! People come for miles around for their specialties including Dutch Letters and Logs! The main bakery is located in Pella, 16 miles to the NE...More

Thank Osky68
Reviewed December 21, 2017

A must stop whenever I make it back home! Homemade flavor in every one of your favorite baked treats.

Thank adak95
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Restaurant Details

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Dutch, European
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 A Ave E, Oskaloosa, IA 52577-2807
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Oskaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 641-673-6415
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