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“AMAZING sticky buns!”

Little Notch Bakery and Cafe
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Connecticut
2 reviews
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“AMAZING sticky buns!”
Reviewed October 16, 2009

We stayed at a little cottage just up the hill from this bakery and went in every day for a week. The bread and pastries are delicious, and they had fabulous raspberry pies but once we had tried the sticky buns we had to have at least one every day. They were incredible! Really nice staff and overall a delightful little bakery.

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Boston, MA
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
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“Good food but they need to loose the bugs”
Reviewed October 8, 2009

My family and I spent a week on MDI and stopped by this bakery almost every day. The service is really, really bad! The staff consisted of two women and two men, and there seems to be some kind of a romantic alliance going on. It was not unusual to be left standing at the counter while a couple shared a moment, or the four of them yucked it up.

The coffee is delicious, and the freshly baked bread is awesome - we went through a loaf every day! But........On my first visit to the bakery, I was totally grossed out by the flies and bugs crawling over the pastries on the counter. I mentioned it to the woman behind the counter and she shrugged her shoulders and said "it's natural". The next day, the pastries we covered in plastic, but on each subsequent day, it was a free for all for our insect friends. This encounter is the reason I rated the food as poor. It's a shame - the bread and pizza really is delicious (ingredients are in a closed container - I checked), but the service, and the way food was left uncovered resulted in this rating.

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Boston
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103 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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“great bakery”
Reviewed May 31, 2009

stopped by almost daily when we were there for 3 weeks in 2008. Great bread, cookies, brownies....and their pizza is pretty good.

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Hampstead, Maryland
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149 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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“Little Notch - Big Taste!”
Reviewed July 30, 2008

While staying in Southwest Harbor for a week, I had the occasion to stop in the Little Notch Bakery several times. Their apple turnovers, scones, sticky buns, baguettes and cookies are fantastic. They also have lunch and dinner foods, but I had dessert(s) first and did not have the space to fit in any of their food. All of their foods looked delicious though! They have tables if you decide to dine there. They also have an entire wall of baskets filled with different types of breads. You get a bag, pick your bread and pay. Little Notch Bakery is a great bakery/restaurant in a great little village!

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