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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%
Travellers talk about
“cookies” (69 reviews)
“bagels” (204 reviews)
“cakes” (32 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
416 Preble St, South Portland, ME 04106-3020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sea Salt bagels are strictly scrumptuous! The chocolate ganuche cake is amazing. Okay...well, everything is delicious!

Thank beth190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This very popular bakery in Willard Square is busy year round and mobbed in the summer. Fabulous home made breads and desserts. Their bagels are sublime.

Thank Lysanderraf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So scrumptious and baked from ‘Scratch’... yummy cookies, cakes, muffins...put this on your list for coffee and something special to go with it.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tastes like homemade, which is the best compliment I could give. Love the cookies, scones, and blondies. Not a huge fan of their bread, but it's okay.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I used to live around the corner from this bakery and frequently started my weekdays walking to the shop for coffee and a bagel. These are seriously the best bagels I’ve ever had. Now that I’ve moved away, I make a point of stopping by...More

Thank Seslavie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful find! Make the effort to get to South Portland and indulge in amazing desserts after a great sandwich. You can even walk down to Willard Beach and have a picnic!

Thank EC1962
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I love bagels and I love Scratch Bakery bagels! Scratch Bakery is a lovely local bakery in South Portland, Maine. The bake goods are wonderful; the sandwiches are amazing; the employees are amazing!

Thank dmantis
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We live across the street from Scratch, and despite the swarms of pesky bagel seekers and dog walkers, you have to acknowledge the quality of their goods. Saturdays, you might be in time for the best loaf of olive bread ever. Salt bagels are reliably...More

Thank 8glennp
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Our 1st time at this bakery. We got a variety of items. The Whole 9 bread was among the best breads we have ever had. The flavor and texture were perfect. The large brownie had rich and bold, intoxicating chocolate flavor, a very moist cakey...More

Thank TNinME
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This seems to be a take-out bakery as there is no seating. No matter, we got bagels, herb cream cheese & pastries. We took a short walk down the street to a small beach, sat at a picnic table & enjoyed our bakery items. We...More

Thank K T
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Lenore C
17 November 2017|
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Response from Travelingmaine | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Please call
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, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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