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The Bankery

87 & 93 Water St., Skowhegan, ME 04976
+1 207-474-2253
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“croissants” (10 reviews)
“quiche” (7 reviews)
“cake” (8 reviews)
Closed
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
87 & 93 Water St., Skowhegan, ME 04976
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The bake goods are fresh and delicious with a surprising variety. Our group tried several options and everyone loved their choices, so much so that very little sharing was allowed! We will definitely return for more goodies.

Thank heathermerrill5
Reviewed May 30, 2018

The Bankery is fantastic! Their cakes are to die for and they make fancy custom cakes. I've had several flavors and they are all wonderful. Their baked good and bread products are also fabulous. I'd recommend anything they create.

Thank Stephanie M B
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Hands down my favorite bakery around. I like to stop in and get a stuffed croissant. The spinach and feta one is great and the egg, cheese, and pastrami one is even better. I’ve also had a cake made by them and it was delish.

Thank jdavenport207
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Everything I've ever purchased at the Bankery has been fantastic! Pastries are very tasty and almost too pretty to eat, flowers are beautifully arranged, and their toutiere pies are amazing.

Thank trekkingtrolls
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The items were on the dry side but to me most bakery items are, I'm a strict food critic. The display was professional and they looked scrumptious. That's why I gave 4 stars. Stars are earned.

Thank Tylene B
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Molasses are my favorite cookies. Theirs are awesome. Perfect for coffee dunking. Also had pumpkin with white chocolate, and classic peanut butter. Their pastries are outstanding.

Thank Usonian64
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Pastries, quiche, pies, and giant muffins. Everything is freshly prepared and they always offer a wide variety of products. This is a great place to simply come, sit and enjoy a variety of types and flavors of coffee. Staff is very attentive and open about...More

Thank carrollw584
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Ordered a cake with a camping theme, gave them some pictures to go by, they did an amazing job AGAIN!!!

Thank mlcurtis
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Really interesting setting - an old bank building - on Water Street in downtown Skowhegan. We could even see the old bank vault as we were ordering. Super friendly staff, wonderful pastries. Highly recommend the croissants and scones!

Thank Susan W
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We have been driving by for some time now and finally stopped in to check it out. Sure glad we did! Wish we could have sampled it all but ended up taking a couple treats home: cake pop, choc. dipped brownie & Paris Brest. All...More

Thank BP M
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54murielc
March 9, 2017|
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Response from R_Choiniere | Reviewed this property |
yes they do ...they did an awesome cup cake 5 tier wedding tray plus cake topper for my son's wedding...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 & 93 Water St., Skowhegan, ME 04976
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Skowhegan
  • Phone Number: +1 207-474-2253
  • E-mail
Description
The Bankery, located in the old 1864 bank building on Water Street in Skowhegan, ME, is a traditional, from-scratch bakery. We use only high quality, all natural ingredients and specialize in wedding cakes, occasion cakes, and fine baked goods including breads, pies, and pastries. The owners preserved the personality of the original bank, restoring the vaults and displaying antique advertisements, safety deposit boxes, photos, and other nostalgic memorabilia. When visiting Historic Downtown Skowhegan, we invite you to stop by and see what The Bankery has to offer
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