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JB's German Bakery and Cafe

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15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
361-949-5474
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7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The baked goods...Pastries, strudels, Brezels, brotchen all great!! The schnitzel was soggy and the German potato salad had green potatoes. All of the empty tables were dirty and stayed that way for the majority of the 40 ish minutes we were there. The "person in charge" was rude and unwilling to listen to what was being said.

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Thank Laura J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We came here for the brats, but after seeing the deserts I decided to try the Black Forest. Oh my goodness.... in one word, phenomenal!!!! I at my Desert before the lunch meal and left extremely satisfied. This place took me back to Schweinfurt downtown bakeries.

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bc
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific bakery , coffee and an overwhelming array of freshly made treats and breads. We sat on the deck which is adjacent a canal. Their breads are made in a wood fired stove on the premises -it was interesting to watch. They serve breakfasts and sandwiches as well.

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Cedar Falls, IA
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Daughter and I both had the apple strudel, wife had the pretzel. Servings, at least for us were plentiful. I had the strudel heated up, which they were glad to do. The crust was really flaky, strudels included apples and raisins. They also had a good variety of other pastries, as well as meals. Atmosphere was nice and quiet. What... More 

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Gladwin, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 10 AM on a Wednesday and there was a line. Not because they were busy but because the service was extremely slow. Stood in line to order the food but single lady had responsibility for taking orders, plating the pastries and working the dash register. Took forever. Then we made the mistake of ordering French Toast in addition... More 

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Logan, Utah
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss the breakfast there, and be ready to take home a loaf or two of their delicious bread. It was a bit of a line, but not too bad. Outstanding quality!

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Bovey MN
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a sweet roll was very good my husband had their egg bake which was awesome. Don't care for their coffee tasted like the syrup coffee which I hate.

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Whitehall
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the island and stopped for breakfast. The huge selection of amazing looking goodies was hard to pick from. After choosing an apple and chocolate streusel, which were amazing, we ended up stopping back later for a slice of cake...wonderful food!!

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Thank Toni V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A delicious Bakery in the old European style format. Pastries and baked breads to die for. Really good coffee . The staff is great. We find ourselves eating breakfast here two or three times a week.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's the only place south of San Antonio to find German pastry but it doesn't disappoint. The owner bakes everything fresh every day and the pastry is huge.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: 361-949-5474

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