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“Like doughnuts?”

The Cookie Jar Pastry Shop
Ranked #1 of 3 Dessert in Cape Elizabeth
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Like doughnuts?”
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Best doughnut EVER! EVER!
Stop here and enjoy a good cup of coffee, delicious doughnut and newspaper to stay or to go.
You will not be disappointed. Friendly staff and a great way to start your morning.

  • Visited March 2014
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  • English first
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English first
South Portland, Maine
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“The good ole "Cookie Jar"”
Reviewed October 21, 2013

I've been going to The Cookie jar for the last 50 years! Nothing put a bigger smile on my face when they reopened after being closed for so many years after a big storm one spring. Everyting tastes the same and everything is delicious! It's nice that they expanded a bit to have some seating for sandwiches and soups as well! I don't know if I can say I have a favorite - everything is scrumptious! OK - Chocolate Coconut Donuts are the best! So moist and delicious. And the raspberry cream turnovers? Mmmmmmmmm mmmmmmmmmm! :)(

Sue

  • Visited October 2013
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Portland, Maine
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“cream turnovers to "die for"”
Reviewed October 14, 2013

We were very happy when the Cookie Jar reopened. We missed there fantastic raspberry cream turnovers and creme horns. They are the very best in the area.
We relatives come from califronia, these 2 items are a must have for them.
The Cookie Jar offers fresh and very tasty bakery treats of all sorts.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank kasbahfish
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Farmingdale, Maine
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185 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
“WOW!!!”
Reviewed October 9, 2013

This is one fantastic bakery. If they don't have it, you don't need it. Everything looks so good you just want to buy one of everything. If you like sweets this bakery is a must.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Hacheta
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Greenwood, Indiana
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84 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great bakery!”
Reviewed September 20, 2013

We were driving by and saw the shop and decided to go in. It looked like a "local" eatery and they are normally the best and it didn't disappoint. This bakery was fantastic! I can't name one thing to try, everything they have would be delicious! ENJOY!!

Visited September 2013
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