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Sift Bake Shop

5 Water St, Mystic, CT 06355-2507
+1 860-245-0541
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (9 reviews)
“baguette” (9 reviews)
“carrot cake” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 Water St, Mystic, CT 06355-2507
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were drawned by this bakery shop because their baked goods were featured at our hotel (Whalers Inn). Found out their chef, Adam Young was featured on Food Network. Also everywhere we went, people seemed to mention this place as somewhere to try. So we...More

Thank tayie83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to get a sweet treat and were not disappointed. Everything looked great and tasted wonderful. We had the carrot cake and lemon tart. The ladies were very friendly and helpful. We ate in the shop because the treats were too good to wait...More

Thank John & Linda B
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear John & Linda B, Thanks so much for the great review, and taking the time to share your experience at Sift! Glad you were able to sit and relax with us, and the carrot cake and lemon tart are some of our customer favorites!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located a few paces south of Main Street Sift's was the perfect place for lunch. Our order of a giant, freshly baked croissant heaped with thinly sliced turkey,brie, and lettuce with delicious cranberry aioli on the side and a slab of baguette loaded with roast...More

Thank RoadtripperFun
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RoadtripperFun, Thank you for your recent visit, and wonderful review! We consider the sandwiches and salads a hidden treasure of the bakery, as it's not just sweets! So glad you enjoyed your lunch with us, and we will look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! Incredible desserts, breads, and pastries here. As much of a treat to your eyes as your taste buds. If in Mystic, make sure you stop by Sift for a sweet treat to nibble on while walking around this quaint New England town. Lots of...More

Thank Michie1291
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michie1291, Thank you very much for your recent visit, and awesome review! We appreciate knowing you enjoyed the shop, and also your kind suggestions for future visitors. Thank you again for joining us on your vacation, and please come back again soon! Warmly, Ebbie...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I was visiting Mystic for the first time in 10 years and as always it's still as charming as I remembered..BUT....we found your bakery and it was by far our best stop all day...I have never walked into a store and the...More

Thank Clf8771
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Clif8771, Wow! Thank you so very much for the amazing review! Truly appreciate knowing you not only enjoyed your sweet treats, but were well served by our fabulous team. It makes us very happy knowing you were impressed by the shop, and your kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Sift Bake Shop after exploring the cute shops in Mystic. The Almond Croissant is melt in your mouth perfection with a light, buttery almond filling. The blueberry cheesecake was almost, almost too pretty to eat but we enjoyed every bite! It...More

Thank coffeegirl_75
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Coffeegirl_75, Thank you so much for the wonderful review, and we sincerely appreciate the kind review, and you taking the time to share your feedback with future visitors! So glad you enjoyed your goodies, and please come back and visit us again soon when...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shortbread cookies, mini-cakes, chocolate and almond croissants, Madeline's - it doesn't matter what you order as long as you order. Recently had my birthday cake special ordered from Adam and his staff and everyone complimented it on flavor and presentation.More

Thank peter l
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Peter I, Many thanks for the wonderful review, and we truly appreciate you taking the time to share your kind comments. So happy to hear you enjoy our baked goods, and thank you for choosing us to make your birthday cake! We will look...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An impromptu trip to Mystic. We were walking around and as a pastry chef I like to stop and all bakeries and chocolate shoppes. I noticed Sift and we decided to stop in. As we had just finished lunch I was just going to purchase...More

Thank NickyPastry
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear NickyPastry, Very sorry to read this review, but thank you for bringing your experience to our attention, and we have reviewed directly with the Front of House team to see what happened, and how we can improve. After talking with the team, each server...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a beautiful bakery with countless treats all made on the premises. Prices are fair. Things are all very fresh.More

Thank SabreSailor
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear SabreSailor, Many thanks for the excellent review! We take great pride in delivering fresh, scratch made treats at fair prices. We are so happy to see you enjoyed! Thank you so much for the visit, and we will hope to see you again soon!...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

After walking through town we decided to stop for a dessert in this really cute bake shop! The cases were full of beautiful creations. We tried the peanut butter cookie sandwich. the cookies were amazing, the filling was not too exciting. The macaroons were great!More

Thank ShelSouthShore_MA
SIFT_Mystic, Owner at Sift Bake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear ShelSouthShore_MA, Thank you for the wonderful review, and truly appreciate your visit while in the area! We will hope to welcome you back again soon, and so happy to read you enjoyed your treats! Thanks again for the kind review! Warmly, Ebbie & Adam...More

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baltjm
27 July 2017|
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Response from SIFT_Mystic | Property representative |
Hi Baltjm- Very sorry for our delay in reply. Trip Advisor does not alert the owner of asked questions, like it does for new reviews- so we are just seeing this now. So sorry! But, to answer your question... (and so glad you... More
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angelikac367
16 January 2017|
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Response from SIFT_Mystic | Property representative |
Hi there! Many thanks for your question, and we have a lovely cake menu I can send over if you would like to provide an e-mail. We unfortunately do not offer Austrian or German buttercream cakes at this time, but we can be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Water St, Mystic, CT 06355-2507
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-245-0541
  • E-mail
Description
SIFT Bake Shop is a French focussed bakery offering artisanal breads, breakfast pastries, savory items, and speciality pastries. SIFT also offers catering opportunities, wedding and celebration cakes.
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