We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Standard Baking Co.

75 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4703
+1 207-773-2112
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“scones” (79 reviews)
“morning buns” (66 reviews)
“sticky buns” (64 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
75 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4703
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (879)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 867 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

creative variety is delectable fine French pastries, breads, granola, etc... when I enter Maine I stop here too load up with the BEST!!

Thank dedhammainetraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

We already knew how wonderful Standard is, and how popular, so we walked over early one morning to pick up some bread and various yummies for breakfast before we headed out of town for several weeks at our house on the Maine coast. You gotta...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
StandardBaking, Public Relations Manager at Standard Baking Co., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

That says a lot coming from San Francisco! Thanks!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here twice. Got assorted baked goods that were delicious. Tea and coffee were fine too. Line moved quickly and some limited seating on outside.

Thank mremmt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service and DELICIOUS! Yummy breads, cookies, scones. We got blueberry lemon curd tarts that were so good and beautiful to look at. Also got sticky buns that our kids LOVED! And a French baguette that was perfect.

Thank 153CindyB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a blackberry lemon tart (perfect balance), a strawberry almond flour little bite-size lovely (best moist almond flour cake I've ever had), and a croissant with chocolate in the middle. They were all fantastic. I'd go again for a treat! Beware, they close when...More

Thank heather_rs
StandardBaking, Public Relations Manager at Standard Baking Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a nice review! We are so thrilled when people leave the bakery happy!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been many times and all were delicious! I especially love the sticky buns and ham and cheese croissant. However, all the bread is fantastic! Get there early as parking can get hectic!

Thank bettybye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not kidding! Going to Standard Bakery is as good as it gets in the US. Croissants to rival (or exceed) the best in Europe, breads to die for (try their loaf of raisin/almond or multiple versions of baghette). Splurge on a bag of their...More

1  Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh breads, cakes, coffee, muffins, asiago pizza; all freshly baked and served by some really chill hippie type bakers. Trust me, it doesn't get better then this.

Thank Freckl2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cheery service, inventive creations, perfectly prepared, fresh baked goods, from olive bread to madeleines

1  Thank dabsia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For years, I bought my mother a bag of Standard Baking molasses cookies every time I passed through Portland, because she loved them so much. I love them too! Also great to try new breads and pastries, showing the creativity and the skill of the...More

Thank TheBigSuitcase
StandardBaking, Public Relations Manager at Standard Baking Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! That's so nice! The molasses cookies are one of my favorites too. The recipe is actually from one of our former baker's grandmother- a classic. Regards, olan Standard Baking Co.

Nearby Restaurants
Flatbread Company
858 reviews
.06 miles away
Fore Street
1,659 reviews
.02 miles away
Scales Restaurant
278 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Fore Street
269 reviews
.02 miles away
Portland Science Center
190 reviews
.09 miles away
Sweetgrass Winery & Distillery Old Port Tasting Room and Shop
22 reviews
.07 miles away
Market Street
19 reviews
.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Standard Baking Co. staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $20
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 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
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4703
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-773-2112
  • E-mail
Artisanal, European breads and pastries for takeaway. Slow-fermented, hand-crafted breads and classic pastries with a local twist, carefully prepared by our small crew of skilled bakers. Breakfast pastries, cookies, traditional baguettes, naturally-leavened organic breads made with local grains, seasonal and daily specials. We also provide limited seating outdoors seasonally.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing