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700 E University Way, Ellensburg, WA
(509) 933-1850
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7:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 7
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Baked Goodness!

A must for every resident, College newcomer or passerby! The Downtowner is amazing! Reasonably priced, warm and fresh. Able to call ahead for large order. Open very early so you can stop before work

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
maryannhubbard
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Burbank, Washington
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Burbank, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A must for every resident, College newcomer or passerby! The Downtowner is amazing! Reasonably priced, warm and fresh. Able to call ahead for large order. Open very early so you can stop before work

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Las Cruces, NM, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

The pastries here are yummy - they're made with real ingredients, with no corners cut. But that quality is also VERY expensive! The cost is higher than many Seattle bakeries, more like New York City! Even the bottled tea starts at $2.50 for a 1/2 liter bottle... But apparently locals don't mind.

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Thank Jonathan K
Olympia, Washington
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This is hands down the best bakery in town. You will need to get in early or risk finding your favorite item sold out.

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Thank ANTHONY S
Ellensburg, Washington
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Vinman's is a great bakery. Surprisingly, I got some of the best rye bread I've tasted at this little gem. Plus they have an excellent choice of wines and artisan cheese.

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Thank BanSlug
Ellensburg, Washington
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Vinman's cranks out a nice assortment of great breads and pastries fresh every day. It's small, locally-owned, and tucked away in a strip mall across from the CWU campus. This bakery would have a line out the door in the downtown of any big city.

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Thank Warren509
Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

Great Bakery! Friendly Staff, and exceptional product!

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Thank Laura W
Ellensburg, WA
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

There's no place to sit here. It's strictly a to-go operation. But everything is good. Fresh baked bread and pastries that are worthy of special occasions.

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Thank Carrie E
Sammamish, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Home made bread, baked daily with a lot of varieties. Excellent crostinis, goat cheeses spread. Their almond pastries and desserts and excellent. They have croissants, including chocolate and rasberry, They also sell a few wines and even some dog biscuits that my puppies love! I would go every day except they are closed on Mondays. In order to continue going... More 

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Thank Meztli D
Ellensburg, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2010

The many and changing daily breads are wonderful, as are the not-too-sweet classic pastries, cookies, brioches, banbury buns, cinnamon rolls, lemon bars, and many other wonders, all hidden in an unpretentious strip mall right across the street from the campus.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2008

Amazing bread

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 E University Way, Ellensburg, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: (509) 933-1850

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 6:00 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

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