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Black Dog Bakery Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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509 State Rd, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5622
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Sanibel Island, Florida
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just picked up food to head to Ferry, breakfast, coffee and muffins. Service was quick and just next to boarding of Ferry.

Thank kiybo
Houston, Texas
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came at 2 on a Wednesday and they just had a bunch of donuts (with a fly on one of them, inside the bakery case) and a few cookies to sell. There were some croissants as well. I don't know if we were just really late? The place seemed sad to me. We left without buying anything.

Thank Texas005
Bristol, Connecticut
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324 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The black dog never fails. Always a great selection of baked goods and light fare and an assortment of coffee and beverages for the ferry ride home or to refresh after a day of shopping.

Thank jer b
Wilmington, Delaware
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious soups. The Clam chowder is always a knock-out. We've been going for years. Always good for a quick lunch with good sandwiches and salads served cafeteria-counter style.

Thank Drew and B M
Boston, Massachusetts
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We always take special bakery items to our hotel staff, everyone loves their cookies, cakes and pastries. I would not order a cake from anywhere else on island. Their hand made hamburgers and fries here are absolutely delicious and we also love the chicken salad, and fish and chips. The food is different at different locations, so this one is... More 

Thank Diane D
New York City, New York
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160 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

Very pricey for what you get. The baked goods are just OK. Sandwiches are OK. Definitely not the best on MV.

Thank VacaCouple2014
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166 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

I frequently dream about the pastries from the Black Dog because they are out of this world!!!!! I prefer this location to the one down by the ferry docks as it tends to be a little less crowded. Can't recommend stopping here enough!!! It's usually our first stop off the ferry!!!

Thank Wic808
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

I love the organic coffee. I purchased two bags to take home with me. I wish they sold beans and not just ground coffee. My other critique would be that I wish they served gluten free muffins at all of their locations (I tried 3 and found the option at one).

Thank Peter Y
Encino, California, United States
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Part of a compound that includes several mens, woman's and kids shops in a great central location. Bakery is amazing. Get the salted chocolate cookies. Black Dog Tavern has great casual fare intake of complex. Good burgers, salads and more. Nice back patio outside and main room overlooks active harbor. They also have a Black Dog small clipper ship trip... More 

Thank Andrew M
Hancock, New Hampshire
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We have gone here since we started summering here. Their coffee is delicious as is their baked goods. They have amazing dog treats that we always pick up. It is often crowed and I get tired of the t-shirts and mug crap that makes the stores that much more crowded, but some stores are more spacious than others. The store... More 

Thank sandbackgirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 State Rd, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5622
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Vineyard Haven
  • Phone Number: 508-696-8190

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?