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Alexandra's Bread

265 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6006
+1 978-281-3064
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“baguette” (3 reviews)
“black olives” (2 reviews)
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265 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6006
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The BEST COOKIES EVER! Everything is made from scratch. The bread is excellent, baguettes, cobbles, but the cookies are amazing. We buy them to serve for dessert.

Thank Siobhan B
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were looking for a snack after walking around Gloucester, and saw this bakery. We got there just in time to snag the last chocolate chip and oatmeal raisin cookies in the shop. You can tell when baked goods are made with quality fresh ingredients,...More

Thank Kathy49NJ
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We first loved their baguettes. But during our last visit to Gloucester we discovered their "Olive Branches" (a loaf with black olives) and their "Green Devils" (with green olives and peppers). Whoa! these are wonderful. However, if you would like to have them be sure...More

Thank MJPDMP
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Bread is a central part of my diet. There are a number of good bread sources in town but this may be the best bread in Gloucester.

1  Thank Minuteman18
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Alexandra's Bread is a wonderful local treasure. Not only are the breads and baked goods delicious and fresh they carry lots of cool gifts, both savory and not. Well worth a visit! Whenever at gathering and anything from Alexandra's shows up on the table it...More

Thank PadraigiNineill
Reviewed 15 December 2015

A very unassuming store front is left behind as soon as you walk in the door and smell the fresh baked goods! Not only is the aroma mouth watering, the freshness of their product is even better. We frequently buy cobbles for a dinner party...More

Thank robert s
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Best breads on Cape Ann and beyond. The olive twig bread and baguettes are exceptional. The rye bread (Fridays only) is just amazing. The scones and cookies are a wonderful treat. The owners are warm and friendly, the service is great! Can't say enough.

Thank John T
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Most excellent quality ... but the quantity is VERY limited. You can show up some mornings and there's nothing for sale. So, it's best to order a day in advance for pickup at your designated time. This is a small bakery operated by a husband...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Every visit is a treat, do not wait to go late in the day, all the goodies are few! Try the scones a fab bread!

Thank Rockportoceangal
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Delicious bread, scones, oatmeal and chocolate chip cookies. Alexandra's doesn't have a huge selection but what they offer is made fresh, and when they are sold out, they close. In addition to the lovely food offerings they have they also have a unique shop of...More

Thank oceanrower2014
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Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I just did a search and learned that they're closed Sun. & Mon. The rest of the week they're open until 5:30. Go for it! 0 seconds ago
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Tuesday
08:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 14:00
Thursday
08:30 - 14:00
Friday
08:30 - 14:00
Saturday
08:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6006
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-281-3064
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