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Swiss Haus Bakery

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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $10
Meals
Breakfast
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating

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BREAKFAST PASTRIES
$3.25
Almond Horseshoe
The Almond Horseshoe is a cross between a cookie and a pastry. It is chewy and crunchy with almond flavors rolled in toasted almond slivers. Goes great as a breakfast treat with coffee or tea.
$3.25
Almond Log with Raspberry
The Almond Log, a relative of the almond horseshoe, is a cross between a cookie and a pastry. It is chewy and crunchy with almond flavors rolled in toasted almond slivers. Then a strip of raspberry and apricot filling is added down the center. Goes great as a breakfast treat with coffee or tea.
$2.99
Apple Turnover
$3.5
Brioche Bun
$2.99
Cheese Stick
$2.99
Cherry Star Pastry
$2.5
Croissant
$2.99
Danish
$2.99
Elephant Ear
$2.99
Hamantaschen
Flavor: Cherry, Poppy, Prune, Apricot.
BREAD
Regular. Fridays only.
$5.0
Challah
$5.25
Raisin Challah
SIGNATURE CAKES
Prices vary based on size. Please note that the hazelnut cake can only be written on with 24 hours notice. 7 in cakes available daily, some 9 in cakes available daily for certain varieties. 48 hours notice in advance for cakes 13x17 and larger.
$18.0
7 Layer Cake
Seven layers of chocolate cake with our vanilla buttercream, compressed into a delicious cake. Available in one size only. Also available with chocolate buttercream and vanilla cake. Flavor: Vanilla Buttercream, Chocolate Buttercream.
4 x 4 In. Square $14.0
7 In. Round $25.0
9 In. Round $33.0
10 In. Round $44.0
12 In. Round $62.0
10 x 10 In. Square $62.0
16 x 16 In. Square $130.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $72.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $109.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $159.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $225.0
Hazelnut Cake
This is our most popular cake. Three layers of hazelnut sponge filled with vanilla buttercream. Our traditional chocolate shavings cover the sides. If you want to be fancy, order it with the mocha buttercream in lieu of the vanilla buttercream (applies only to 7in and up). Please note we can only write on this cake with 24 hours notice.
7 In. Round $27.0
9 In. Round $37.0
12 In. Round $69.0
14 In. Round $92.0
16 In. Round $110.0
10 x 10 In. Square $69.0
16 x 16 In. Square $138.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $79.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $122.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $173.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $255.0
Chocolate Chip Pound Cake
Three layer chocolate pound cake layered with Swiss vanilla buttercream.
4 x 4 In. Square $14.0
7 In. Round $25.0
9 In. Round $33.0
10 In. Round $44.0
12 In. Round $62.0
10 x 10 In. Square $62.0
16 x 16 In. Square $130.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $72.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $109.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $159.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $225.0
Mocha Cake
Our three layer vanilla sponge cake is combined with a Swiss mocha buttercream and is covered on the sides with crushed cashew nuts to bring you a great coffee flavor. If you don`t want the cashew nuts we are happy to cover the sides in chocolate shavings or nothing at all.
4 x 4 In. Square $14.0
7 In. Round $25.0
9 In. Round $33.0
10 In. Round $44.0
12 In. Round $62.0
10 x 10 In. Square $62.0
16 x 16 In. Square $130.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $72.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $109.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $159.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $225.0
Rum Cake
This cake is made with three layers of vanilla sponge cake, and is filled with a rum buttercream. The sides are covered in crushed cashew nuts. If you don`t want the cashew nuts we are happy to cover the sides in chocolate shavings or nothing at all.
7 In. Round $27.0
9 In. Round $37.0
12 In. Round $69.0
14 In. Round $92.0
16 In. Round $110.0
10 x 10 In. Square $69.0
16 x 16 In. Square $138.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $79.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $122.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $173.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $255.0
Half and Half Cake
A layer of our vanilla sponge cake topped with a layer of light chocolate sponge cake. One half has vanilla buttercream, while the other half has chocolate buttercream.
7 In. Round $27.0
9 In. Round $37.0
12 In. Round $69.0
14 In. Round $92.0
16 In. Round $110.0
10 x 10 In. Square $69.0
16 x 16 In. Square $138.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $79.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $122.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $173.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $255.0
Sacher Cake
This cake is three layers of velvety chocolate buttercream, spread over a moist viennese chocolate sponge cake. The sides are covered in chocolate shavings.
7 In. Round $27.0
9 In. Round $37.0
12 In. Round $69.0
14 In. Round $92.0
16 In. Round $110.0
10 x 10 In. Square $69.0
16 x 16 In. Square $138.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $79.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $122.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $173.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $255.0
Devil's Food Cake
Three layers of moist dense devils food cake with chocolate buttercream.
7 In. Round $25.0
9 In. Round $33.0
10 In. Round $44.0
12 In. Round $62.0
10 x 10 In. Square $62.0
16 x 16 In. Square $130.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $72.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $109.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $159.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $225.0
Vanilla Cake
This cake is a three layer sponge cake and is filled with vanilla buttercream. White chocolate shavings cover the sides.
SPECIALTY CAKES
Order 24 hours in advance (48 hours notice in advance for cakes 13x17 and larger). Prices vary based on size.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Andy's Apple
A vanilla-almond sponge cake with a layer of apple pastry filling and luscious cinnamon whipped cream. The sides are covered with sliced almonds. We top it off with more fresh whipped cream.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Banana Shortcake
Two layers of light vanilla-almond sponge cake with fresh whipped cream and ripe bananas. The top is covered with fresh whipped cream. The sides are covered in our chocolate shavings.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Black Forest Cake
Please allow 24 hour advance notice for this item. The german torte, comprised of two layers of light chocolate sponge cake, is filled with whipped cream and sweet cherries. The top has smooth coating of chocolate ganache, and the sides have our traditional chocolate shavings.
8 In. Round $36.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Carrot Cake
Moist carrot cake with walnuts and raisins finished with cream cheese icing.
$24.0
Cheesecake
Old fashion cream cheese, cheese cake.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Chocolate Banana Cake
Two layers of light chocolate sponge cake filled with whipped cream and ripe, sliced bananas. The top has smooth coating of chocolate ganache, and chocolate shavings cover the sides.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
Pineapple Upside Down Cake
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Chocolate Mousse Cake
Two layers of light chocolate sponge cake filled with a smooth chocolate mousse and then covered in fresh whipped cream. Chocolate shavings cover the sides.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
Chocolate Raspberry Torte
Chocolate sponge cake, filled with raspberry buttercream coated in ganache.
7 In. Round $36.0
9 In. Round $45.0
10 In. Round $55.0
12 In. Round $85.0
14 In. Round $110.0
16 In. Round $125.0
10 x 10 In. Square $85.0
16 x 16 In. Square $160.0
9 x 13 In. Rectangle $95.0
13 x 17 In. Rectangle $142.0
17 x 18 In. Rectangle $199.0
17 x 26 In. Rectangle $289.0
Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake
Two layers of light chocolate cake that combines perfectly with fresh whipped cream and fresh strawberries for a flavor that you will savor forever. The sides are covered with chocolate shavings and we top it off with creamy chocolate ganache.
COOKIES
$5.0
Bag of Cookies
$2.99
Black and White Cookie
$2.5
Bumblebee Cookie
Large $2.5
Chocolate Chipper
Quarter Pound $4.5
Half Pound $9.0
Pound $17.99
2 Pounds $35.98
3 Pounds $53.97
4 Pounds $71.95
5 Pounds $85.95
Cookies by Weight
$1.99
Large Sugar Cookies
$3.5
Linzer Heart
$1.99
Oatmeal Raisin Walnut Cookie
CUPCAKES
$2.25
Devils Food Cupcake
$5.0
Oreo Stuffed Cupcake
$2.25
Vegan Peanut Butter Cupcake
$5.0
Red Velvet Cupcake
$2.25
Vanilla Cupcake
$2.25
Vegan Chocolate Cupcake with Vanilla Buttercream
LOAVES
$8.99
Chocolate Chip Walnut Pound Cake
$8.99
Cream Cheese Pound Cake
$8.99
Jewish Apple Loaf
$8.99
Sour Cream Pound Cake
DESSERT PASTRIES
$5.99
Almond Joy Tart
$3.75
Brownie
Flavor: Cheesecake Brownie, Peanut Butter Brownie, Chocolate Chip Brownie.
$5.99
Bavarian Apple Cheese Tart
$3.5
Cannoli
$3.99
Carrot Square
$3.99
Cheese Cake Square
$5.75
Chocolate Raspberry Torte
$5.75
Clichy
This is a seven layer coffee brushed biscuit, layered with coffee and chocolate buttercream, a hint of raspberry, covered in ganache. The clichy can also be ordered as a cake to feed 6 to 8 people.
$4.25
Coconut Custard Square
$3.99
Cream Puff
COFFEE
96 Oz. (12 Cup) $14.99
Coffee Carrier
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

This lovely bakery on 19 st is a real find! Not only can you score a wonderful treat to take home, they also make cappuccino, lattes and other wonderful drinks to take out or enjoy there. Cookies, cakes and pastries, they have it all. Something...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Betty M
Reviewed March 26, 2018

This is the original comfort food bakery. Its not fancy, and its not trying to be "on trend". They have the best chocolate chip cookies, be we always get a mélanger of cookies, because they are all so good. And, they have Best Almond Crescents...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank DeliciousNewYork
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a cannoli and coffee. They had sold out so had hot chocolate and a chocolate cheesecake brownie. Was not disappointed. Yum. Everything looked good Staff was friendly and prices reasonable

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank SDogg1963
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit the east coast I find a bakery I can get the butter cookies from my childhood memories, and Swiss Haus lived up to the task! Favorites are the white chocolate, but they're all good. Also very helpful and friendly service from...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank amlsbA
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

I stayed in a hotel around the corner and enjoyed breakfast (coffee and a scone) here each morning. The coffee was fresh and there was a variety of pastry options. The staff was attentive and the the seating was plentiful.

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Alan304
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Unexpectedly great cappuccinos at this bakery! Lovely specialty cakes and friendly service. Everything looked incredibly fresh.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank suzanned8
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We ordered the Mocha buttercream cake for a party of 35, mom's birthday. It was amazingly wonderful!

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank mghdi1120
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a bakery that has been in Philadelphia since I was a child. It has since expanded to multiple locations and there is a very good reason for this kind of longevity. I have traveled all over the world and let me tell you...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank RedDragoniv
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Awesome traditional Swiss bakery, freshly made muffins, strudel, croissants and handmade hot chocolate!

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank rrhickey81
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Best bakery in center city.. I tried cake many times its test awesome...they have greate choice and also friendly staff.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank prash982
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