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267 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101-4623
+1 207-899-4100
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Cool little spot with all gluten-free baked goods and foods. I had a pumpkin snicker doodle. The cookie was soft, not too sweet, and filled with a cream-cheese filling. Yum. Since going gluten-free, it's been hard to forgo baked goods. I wish this bakery was closer to where I live! Delicious.

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Thank Flo L
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Great gluten-free breakfast options, even for non-GF folks. We had a great breakfast sandwich, and excellent muffins. Super coffee too. Went back in the PM for wonderful cookies.

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Thank DenverJack2
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Great cakes, great service. We were looking for an independent coffee shop and found this little gem. V homely with friendly staff and a chilled vibe. I was particularly happy to find that they know how to make tea too!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Wanting to avoid the chain coffee shops we stopped here for iced coffee and couldn't resist the delicious pastries. Worth a visit.

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Thank kimrMa
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Good variety of desserts, with a very appealing display. I had the peanut butter bar with chocolate chips. It was sweet for my tastes and the crust was a little thicker than I prefer but peanut butter flavor was there. The shop was full, and everyone seemed to be enjoying their treats.

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Thank Ann H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Aimed primarily at Coeliacs, this great spot is entirely gluten free. Pastries, breads, quiches - all fine to eat which put a big smile on her face. Even for me the food tastes good, which usually it doesn't for a non-coeliac. Good coffee too.

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Thank David S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife is gluten sensitive. Pastries and baked goodies are not the same without wheat. Even harder to create treats at home, with all the substitute flours. However, Bam Bam bakers have somehow perfected this niche of gluten free baking. All their offerings from pizza to lemon bars are outstanding and unmatched in any other bakery we have ever been... More 

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Hebron, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Yummy! The cookies are delicious. I had the chocolate, peanut butter, and sugar cookies. They did not last long. I will have to try more on my next trip to Portland.

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Thank Anna M
Middleborough, Massachusetts
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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and clean place doesn't outdo the amazing baked goods. We were visiting from out of town and wanted something yummy for breakfast. We had the quiche and weekend breakfast special. Both delicious.

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Thank mzurwaski
Isle of Palms, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

This is a little nirvana for the gluten free or dairy free orjl vegan... It seems no matter what your eating choices (or challenges) are they have a delicious option for you. I am enjoying an amazingly moist, flavorful cranberry, oatmeal cookie and my husband is having a gluten free slice of chicken pizza. Fabulous!! Definitely worth a visit even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 267 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101-4623
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-899-4100
Description
Bam Bam Bakery offers gluten-free baked goods for the discerning pallet. All of our goods are made from scratch, gluten-free, and we think you will find they taste better than their conventional counterparts. Our favorite treats are always available, but we are constantly dreaming up new delights, so our menu changes with some frequency. Let us know which goodies are your favorites.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?