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Old German Bakery

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332 Washington St, Ste A, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4764
201.683.8644
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I lived in Hoboken for years and this was my go-to bakery in town! The pastries are fabulous (Hazelnut croissants, Chocolate Mousse, Donuts, you name it). They used to have these round sugar donuts that were THE BEST. They are famous for their bread (customers from all over NJ pick up their loaves of bread each week). And the owner... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

You'll find wonderful cakes/pastries and breads here! We love going there for a good cup of (freshly ground) coffee, nice background music, friendly and patient service (they'll explain all the different items they carry). It is not a big place, but now their outdoor area is open again - so you can also do some people watching - love that!

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite bakeries in the US. Phenomenal pastries, cakes and breads. Using only European ingredients, everything is fresh and flavorful. Some sandwiches are served. Much better than the more popular bakeries in Hoboken. It is a favorite stop when we are in town.

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NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I went there with high expectations. This is not a German Bakery by any means. The pastries are extremely expensive and not all that great. There is no parking because it's on Washington Street. I would skip this one.

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Weehawken, New Jersey
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498 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

I can't believe how many times I've been to Hoboken and didn't visit this place. What a wonderful gem in a city full of wonderful eateries. First of all, the baked goods are superb. I've been to a few regions of Germany and regardless where, the pastries were delectable. This bakery is clearly owned an operated by a German and... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

They have some of the yummiest and delicious pastries and cakes. Best in Jersey city hoboken. I try to visit once every 10 days just to taste different pastries they have.

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Lived in Hoboken 5+ years - the German Bakery is legit! Everything - and I mean EVERYTHING - is home-made. Carlo's ships in bakery items from their warehouse. The German Bakery is SO good, family owned and of course, smells amazing. It's one of the best bakeries I've ever been to and I go all the time!

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DeForest, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

After having pizza at Grimaldi's, I still have space for a good dessert and Thank goodness I passed by the Old German Bakery and true at it's best, great dessert and pastries! My favorite bakery in Hoboken Neighborhood. Will definitely be back😊

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Wilmington, Delaware
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43 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Plenty of goodies and good coffee. The bakery offers many German goods and some not so German, according to my German friend that joined me. Coffee was good, service can improve a bit. Staff didn't know many things from the area (like about street parking cost and time) and did not show much concern about helping out either. Good to... More 

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Hoboken, NJ, United States
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

You will not believe the freshness, the lightness, and the wonderful flavors to be found at The Old German Bakery. From the exquisite pumpkin seed loaf, to the sweet and delicious raspberry quark, or the savory egg sandwich, your palate will be delighted.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Washington St, Ste A, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4764
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: 201.683.8644

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