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Bird in Hand Bakery & Cafe

2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
+1 717-768-8273
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“whoopie pies” (36 reviews)
“apple fritters” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
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2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband picked up a salad for my lunch today and dropped it off for me where I work. He purchased the cranberry & walnut salad from B-I-H Bakery & Café, which I've ordered on many occasions and been thoroughly pleased with. However, today I...More

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband wanted an apple crumb pie and I found it, he said it was excellent. Lovely and clean shop with all sorts of goodies.

Thank loulou215
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is located on the main drag across from the Bird in Hand Restaurant where we ate. . Didn't purchase anything but everything looked terific. It also had beautifully decorated sample cakes that they would custom make. There were also reasonablly priced cupcakes that were...More

Thank G R
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Must visit while in Bird-in-Hand breads,rolls,cakes,pies,whoopie pies,cookies,eat-in short order breakfast/lunch, ice cream bar. Samples for everything, jared goods, quilting items, kitchen good and more, lots of gifts for everyone. Don't miss this GEM.

Thank sunshinedeedee2018
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We set out to find out who really had the best Shoofly Pie and based off of much taste testing, Bird in Hand Bakery certainly came to compete. While they do not offer a free sample (they sell samples) They were our chosen winner. (as...More

Thank Connie D
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The bakery has a good selection of desserts and breads. Also some souvenirs. The bakery offers a good selection of sandwiches at reasonable prices. Upstairs there is a quilt, fabric and and lace shop. Clean bathrooms upstairs and ample parking.

Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed October 1, 2018

They have nuts, pies, cookies, and cakes. They have samples of their shoo fly pie which is a little too sweet for me. I did purchase the Zucchini Bread and some raw almonds though. They have a variety of items to choose from including some...More

Thank Charmain D
Reviewed September 26, 2018

While driving around doing the tourist thing we wanted to get a lite lunch and saw the Bird in Hand Cafe, the soup of the day was Turkey Noodle, I had mine in a bowl and it came with a Sour Dough Roll, my Wife...More

Thank F9122VKmichaelw
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Clean, family run bakery with courteous, helpful staff. Lots of homemade jams, jellies, breads/rolls, popcorn, all kinds of sweets, crafts and much more. They have an L shaped porch with places to sit as you sip your beverage and enjoy a sweet treat. Also, many...More

Thank Critiqueness
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is the only place to buy whoopie pies when in Lancaster. Four different flavors, always fresh, stuffed with icing. Whenever we get a craving, we order on-line and have them shipped. A little expensive, but definitely worth it.

Thank srussell626
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September 14, 2018|
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Response from Ken N | Reviewed this property |
I really doubt it. But you can always call.
August 13, 2018|
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Response from MollyLynne | Reviewed this property |
You purchase your food and then choose your seat. There is outdoor seating - tables downstairs and ab adorable section upstairs with newly added bathrooms. There is also Wi-Fi if you are traveling with someone who has to... More
September 14, 2017|
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Response from PenelopeJ186 | Reviewed this property |
No, just walk in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-768-8273
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