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Williams Bakery

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8084 Mechanicsville Tpke, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-1217
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I swear their doughnuts are some of the best I have ever eaten. They are sweet and light. Every couple of months I will buy a dozen and bring them to work. They are appreciated very much!

Thank citadel83
Claremont, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

This bakery is open 7:00am to 6:00pm. Nice selection and prices are reasonable. We had a question on Lemon Chess Pie which they had bars made up as well and in order for us to decide they cut a piece of the bar off as a sample to try. This made the visit worth while and when back in the... More 

Thank 1965MaryAnn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Wonderful desserts, freshly made, delicious and plentiful variety.Williams Bakery, is where I go when I want delicious food for my home and church.

Thank Carolyn S
Warsaw, Virginia
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87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I've always enjoyed their pies and rolls.. but the cakes..Naawww, I'll pass- they tasted too much like a box mix of something "Factory made"..I guess the Ukrops Brand - has spoiled us with their Wonderful Buttercream icing in the past and nothing compares.William's Bakery has a 2nd location off of Rt 301 in the Food Lion Shopping Center.

Thank Jane S
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Great baked goods. I used them for a monumental birthday, IT was cups cakes and other pastries on 6 levels. it was grand and good. They got there on time and set up perfectly. Loved it!

Thank R9813GIpatriciac
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

been going to William's for over 50 yrs. they have the best pies and eclairs i've ever tasted, they also do custom cakes that are works of art.

Thank X5911ARkeitht
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have had some good items from here like a cake. However, when a local event required me to contact them to see if we could get a donation of day old bread or cakes for a cake walk prize, they wouldn't even CONSIDER it and turned us down. Small bakery yet doesn't care about the community. Fail.

Thank WordlyWannabe
Richmond, Virginia
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407 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

We ordered two triple layer cakes for my wife's 60th birthday surprise party. They were to be lemon cakes with white icing with yellow trim. One cake blank on top and the other to have daisies, her favorite flower, and happy 60th birthday. Cake was white and no lemon flavor. Cake was dry. The daisies looked nothing like daisies and... More 

Thank Jeff S
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Whether it is a special order or stopping by to pick up sweets, we are consistently pleased by the quality of their baked goods. We often gift our friends with a pie or pastries and it is always a hit.

Thank RWH71
Richmond, Virginia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Great family owned business. The worst thing is trying to figure out what to get. Everything they sell is delicious. Have been getting birthday cakes (pound cake) there for years and you have to try the eclairs!!!! The french apple pie is another one of my favorites as well as the cinnamon raisin rolls. You can't go wrong with anything... More 

Thank JamieRoosBall

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8084 Mechanicsville Tpke, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-1217
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Mechanicsville
  • Phone Number: 804-746-8370

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