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Silkes Old World Breads

1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
+1 931-552-4422
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (75 reviews)
“soups” (17 reviews)
“bratwurst” (5 reviews)
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
German, Cafe, European, Central European, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
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Reviewed 6 days ago

At Silke's, the hardest part is making a choice. Whether you want breakfast (croissant, danish, etc) or lunch (great deli sandwiches or a bowl of soup and a half-sandwich on homemade bread or -- my favorite -- a personal size Greek pizza) everything is a...More

Thank Womanspeak
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I loved the food! It’s made fresh and the breads make ya feel like your in Germany at a backeri! Highly recommend, great place to enjoy with family or friends!

Thank hairstylistAndrea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rolls labeled “Brötchen” were not fresh. I thought because it is a bakery they would’ve been made same morning I had to heat the in over, they were soft not crisp like “Brötchen”. Deli meat was a very poor quality. I’ve eaten here for ten...More

Thank shjaan72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely baked goods. Great coffee. Super nice, friendly staff. Very clean. Highly recommended! If you are in Clarksville you must eat here and stop at the Warehouse 41 Antique Mall next door!

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Reviewed May 15, 2018

If you like real German food - this is as good as anyplace you will find. I had the German combo with Bratwurst, hot potato salad and kraut. Wife had the veggie sandwich with hot potato salad. Everything was really good - except the bratwurst...More

Thank FloridaMeister
Reviewed March 12, 2018

It had been ten years since we last had a meal here and we were not disappointed. Great food and wonderful apple strudel. Love the atmosphere.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been wanting to try out Silkies for a while and went today while we were in town. Pastry was excellent. The meat lovers muffuletta had one slice of meat. Soup was okay. My expectations were high. I also agree with another reviewer that the...More

Thank candidview2015
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

When you want fresh baked... anything... You find the best artisan bakery in your area. Silkes is exactly that. It's not the bakery at your grocer... or bread from a chain store. It's home made... You can taste their passion in every offering they have....More

Thank The91Bravo
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Food is wonderful and staff is very friendly. Food is fresh and delicious. My husband and I like to come here for lunch whenever we are both off. It's a great place to reconnect after a busy week. Atmosphere is welcoming. I will also come...More

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Always a large selection of artisan breads provided you get there early be prepared to stand in line but well worth the wait. From brotchen to Rye and everything in between the bread is fresh and always delicious.

Thank Paul S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-552-4422
WELCOME TO OUR BAKERY Where the tradition of hand shaped, made from scratch breads, pastries and freshly prepared food is still alive. Where you can immerse yourself into the smell, taste and feel of old Europe right here in Clarksville, Tennessee. We are an Artisan Bakery and also have a full menu offering Breakfast, Lunch and early Dinner with soups, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastries, coffee, tea, specialty drinks and lattes. We offer a large variety of Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free food.
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