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Scratch Baking Co.

416 Preble St, South Portland, ME 04106-3020
+1 207-799-0668
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bagels” (181 reviews)
“cookies” (63 reviews)
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416 Preble St, South Portland, ME 04106-3020
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice, quaint, local bakery hotspot. Great snacks and coffee available for all tastes, even a lunch combo is available.

Thank obabb
Reviewed 3 days ago

I used to cook for my family every Friday night and before arriving at their home I stopped at Scratch Baking Co. Oh, my everything is delicious. My grandchildren love the brownies. They were always the best part of the meal. I dropped in the...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although beast known for their freshly made bagels, Scratch also has one of the best dessert selections around. But go for the bagels, you'll never regret it

Thank Travelingmaine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yeah, this place IS everything all the write-ups say it is. We rented a house across the street and tried it every day. The cookies are huge and delicious. The breads are really good, all have a hint of sourdough and are a bit on...More

Thank R B
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent food, good locations, nice employees. in walking distance to anything on broadway in south Portland also right off the walking path in south portland

Thank threetired
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit weekly and mobbed always. Price is right, people are friendly. It is small and geared for take out. Once you visit , it becomes addicting.

Thank Connie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got my mom a gift card here for her birthday and we went to town ordering when she came up to visit. The almond horseshoes are so delicious. My boyfriend is obsessed with the chocolate chip cookies, as they have chocolate that seems almost...More

Thank KRiSTeN R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go there but: get there early!!!!!! They open at six and I was there at 6:00am on 3 of the 4 days we were in South Portland. Each day, they had a number of people waiting for the bakery to open. It is well worth...More

1  Thank Pat K
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Eclectic chewy bagels that fly out of the shop! Brownies, cookies and sweets as well as gourmet coffee.

Thank Bellemum207
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was by far the best bagel I've ever had. My husband says the same. The bagels were crispy on the outside and soft and chewy on the inside. The woman at the place that we were staying bought us a ganache cake from here...More

Thank Msia52
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Rosemary M
14 March 2016|
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Response from Hafkiwi | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call, this time of year they'd probably do it for you. I've ordered big cakes before. Their coconut Cale is to die for!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Preble St, South Portland, ME 04106-3020
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-799-0668
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