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Minerva Bakery

927 5th Ave, McKeesport, PA 15132-2412
+1 412-673-2863
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“cookies” (9 reviews)
“pies” (6 reviews)
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927 5th Ave, McKeesport, PA 15132-2412
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been getting cakes from Minervas for over 40 years Their birthday cakes are wonderful I had both my daughters wedding cakes there also .The cookies and pies are also wonderful You won't want to buy from any other bakery once you tried Minervas

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shevette80
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Though this establishment is in a not so great area of McKeesport the taste of everything makes it worth it. The only drawback is they run out of items if you go too late in the day. I would highly recommend ordering a cake with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MaryLizP2
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Bought the speciality - toasted almond torte. My friends favorite and well worth the price. Tasty vanilla cake filled with Bavarian cream between layers, frosted with a smooth icing that’s covered with sweetened, toasted almonds. You can’t ask for a better splurge for a special...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Annette J
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Everything here is delicious. I really like the icing on the cakes. Not super sweet just right. They are closed on Mondays.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Larsoncomet
Reviewed February 7, 2018

This is another McKeesport survivor. Back in the 1970s, Minerva Bakery anchored a fourteen block stretch of fine urban shopping. Almost all its former neighbors are long gone, but family-owned Minerva is still there, an island of cheerfulness in what is almost a ghost town....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank NikaJunie
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Minerva’s has been a McKeesport staple for decades. Everything from breads to donuts, cakes, cupcakes and so much more delicious treats. A must try if you haven’t already.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank debbiehays21
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Perfect amount of nut filling baked in it and great maple icing!! Soooo good!! Get it early before they sell out

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank S6194HPlindaf
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Tasty baked goods. Knowledgeable and friendly staff. Great selection of old time desserts. Worth the visit.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Chuck M
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Everything is absolutely delish...breads, rolls, cookies, pastries, pies! A unique assortment. The almond cake is to die for and the icing is perfect! Parking is on-street.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Connie S
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Minerva Bakery is a family owned business that has been a McKeesport establishment for at least 50 years. Their pastries and cakes cannot be beat, espcecially their custard filled almond torte.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank ladydirn
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 927 5th Ave, McKeesport, PA 15132-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  McKeesport
  • Phone Number: +1 412-673-2863
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