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Coffee Time Bake Shop

96 Bridge St, Rt 1A, Salem, MA 01970-4148
+1 978-744-0995
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“donuts” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
96 Bridge St, Rt 1A, Salem, MA 01970-4148
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

We've been coming here for years and it's the only place we get our birthday cakes. Delicious pastries, real cream bismarks and the best Strawberry Shortcake in all the land!

Thank lizhunt
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Really great local bakery. With the spread of a certain national chain, places like this are increasingly rare. The donuts are old-fashioned in the most positive sense. We stopped there multiple times on a trip to Salem and it was always packed and always great.

Thank apmcpm
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This shop has amazing breakfast sandwiches but more importantly they have fantastic cheese cakes! The shops is clean and the staff is friendly.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I love supporting local small cafes especially when they do things right. It's a tough business and not for the faint of heart. The help here is always pleasant and even while not expecting tips!! The coffee is hot, fresh and delicious as are the...More

Thank stephanie m
Reviewed September 13, 2015

This is more of a bakery than a coffee shop. They have excellent donuts and scones. There's a full range offering of almost any type of pastry found around the North Shore, plus croissants. They also make egg sandwiches to order. This place is a...More

Thank bostonienne
Reviewed September 10, 2015

Coffee Time is a bit off the beaten tourist path in Salem, but well worth the visit if you enjoy fresh delicious pastries. It's only a 2 minute drive from downtown, head down Bridge St towards Beverly Salem Bridge (don't take the bypass road). About...More

Thank idlewood4
Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a must stop for the bakery. After a day of travel, came in around 1000 p.m. needing coffee and directions. The staff was very friendly and helpful.

Thank SandieRN
Reviewed March 24, 2015

Ordered a sheet cake of Strawberry Shortcake for a surprise birthday party. It was a big hit. Great customer service too.

Thank Debra K
Reviewed February 20, 2015

30 year Loyal Customer who spent lots of Money at Coffee Time will Never Ever Step My Foot through Coffee Time's Door Again..... this ought to give everybody a Chuckle it is So Ridiculous... all over a $2.50 Apple/ Raspberry Turnover...I am Currently in the...More

Thank giglisaw
Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

This shop is a little gem.The turtle cheesecake is one of the top two I have ever had.The Bismarck is amazing and so is nearly everything else.When in town, this is one of our go-to sweet shops.

Thank criticalchef
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Bridge St, Rt 1A, Salem, MA 01970-4148
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-0995
Baker owned shop famous for Real Cream Bismarks , Fresh Egg Eclairs , Strawberry Shortcake , Ethnic Specialties ,Homemade Muffins & Donuts , Great Coffee and Specialty Beverages.
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