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Prantl's Bakery

5525 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
+1 412-621-2092
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (136 reviews)
“tort” (40 reviews)
“sugar cookies” (6 reviews)
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American
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$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5525 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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Reviewed 2 days ago

there is always a line for the pastries.That is a giveaway for people to know that this is a high quality pastry shop.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BCATACAT
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice. And the food is great the neighborhood is welcoming and I would highly recommend the bakery. It is worth a special trip.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 349adellg
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Burnt Almond Torts is To die for. Nothing compares. Many people have attempted to replicate but it is never as good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barbshopsalot
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ex ceptional service!!!!Waiting time very minimal. All employees exemplified what this restaurant stands for.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank James C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped here to try a burnt almond torte and it was the best we've ever had! They also have the mini burnt almond's if you just want to try a single serving.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SteelersTown28
Reviewed 4 days ago

Prantl's is the jewel in our nearby neighborhood! I've ordered many special event cakes from this bakery and it made each event a culinary success !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wolflady_12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

They wrote the book (or the recipe) on this item! Their heavily frosted cookies are my favorite for every holiday & season.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jbe8312018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

They take orders by phone and online! Last year, I paid for it online and just needed to pick it up. That saved the day as when I went to pick it up the credit card machine was down and they were just accepting cash....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DebbieR1951
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everyone knows about the Burnt Almond Torte but if you haven't tried the cream filled doughnut or Danish doughnut, you need to!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank UnionLisa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cookies are amazing and the doughnuts i cant even explain. Very tasty I wish I could have bought a cake but was not sure how it would travel since I was visiting from out of town.This is a place to stop to get some...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ksill36
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5525 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighborhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-621-2092
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Description
Prantl's is a bakery in the German tradition, with traditional fruit Danish and nut filled coffeecakes, perfect for breakfast, dessert, or catering. We are the home of the famous "Burnt Almond Torte" and 100+ sinful sweets. For 40 years, we've satisfied the sweet tooth of our local community and beyond with great baked treats at competitive prices. Our bakers are talented and skilled and their expertise allows them to craft a multitude of tasty and delectable treats that can satisfy any palette. Prantl's is also the leading wedding bakery in Greensburg. Let us know how we can help! Visit our bakery today to learn more!
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