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Scratch Baking

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58 River St, Milford, CT 06460-3381
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06:30 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 12:00
Tue - Fri 06:30 - 16:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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85 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had a number of foods from there over the years, but ventured over for myself for the first time. I have had amazing cheesecakes. Trust me; you should buy one. The bakery itself is very small, but that tells me that they are focused. Muffins are huge and rich. Cakes are delicious.

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Thank sparrish5
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

OMG is the best way to describe the pastries, breads and breakfast pizza. My favorite is the cinnamon Scone. Like no other! Moist and addictive. Please try the cranberry walnut bread. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank janicev656
Trumbull, Connecticut
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Our dear friends offered to bring dessert after dinner a couple Saturdays ago. They shopped at this bakery and had a cinnamon roll for the way home, which they said was incredible. They brought a selection of choices, an apple layered cake pastry and two different types of brownies- the sea salted caramel and the triple chocolate. The apple pastry... More 

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Thank JulesBugoire
Milford, Connecticut
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Everything is fresh and delicious. My mom comes here almost every weekend on Saturday morning and the things she brings home do not last long in the house.

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Thank Kelcy R
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Their challah and baked breads are good and a little crisp. Their quiches aren't so great but their sweet baked goods are delicious.

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Thank ShiraFusionTravel
Connecticut
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601 reviews
457 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

This is the real deal. Everything is made to perfection. OMG , the bread.... Pastries, breakfast goods are the best. We had a strawberry/ rhubarb pie as part of a Fathers' Day dinner. It was so good. Quality does cost you. Don't expect ordinary bakery prices. You pay for what you get. AND it's worth every cent...give this place a... More 

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Thank ARJACT
Milford, Connecticut
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90 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is one of those places (like my favorite Italian deli) where I should walk in with just $10 in my pocket. Invariably I can't walk out without much more than I had planned on. Admittedly I've never tried their cakes (yet) but their offerings of scones and pastries are incredible. The selections change daily which is where they "hook... More 

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Thank Mike L
Amherst, MA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Scratch Baking has the most delicious breads and pastries...the ciabatta is outstanding, and do try the apple bars. The staff is so friendly, and the aroma as you walk in...wow!

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Thank Coastiemom
Devon, CT
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Our favorite is the flax bread - everyone we've shared it with raves about it. It's just the right texture and flavor. The ciabatta is amazing, too. You can't go wrong stopping in here.

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Thank Emar55
Milford, Connecticut
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

The best ciabatta bread I have ever eaten. (And I have been to Italy twice!) Amazing! They have lots of other goodies as well they make it all on the premises.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 16:00
Thursday
06:30 - 16:00
Friday
06:30 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 River St, Milford, CT 06460-3381
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Milford

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