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Virginia Bakery

) #127 of 545 Restaurants in Berkeley $$ - $$$
1690 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1631
+1 510-848-6711
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Wonderful pastries”
3 weeks ago
“great, reliable bakery that's part of the history of Berkeley!”
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1690 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1631
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Bakery is located on Shattuck, more on the N. Berkeley side. I am in town a few days and decided to pick up some pastries for the morning and stopped by. While not a cheap bakery, the prices looked pretty good for the Bay...More

Thank maxona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we really like ordering cakes and cookies for special occasions from Virginia Bakery. We have been doing business with them for decades, and like the special cakes and cookies that we can get for special occasions!

Thank lindycalifornia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A terrific bakery for birthday cakes and traditional American baked goods. Call ahead if you are in a rush.

Thank K P
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Virginia Bakery is my go-to place for excellent cakes, pies and pastries. They have old fashioned cakes, such as boston creme pie and carrot cake, as well as more upscale option. ALso good old fashioned butter cookies

Thank VAnne510
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This pastry shop makes old fashion deserts using butter and real cream. Priced are reasonable for great quality.

Thank BemusedBee
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I always go to Virginia Bakery for baked goods for office pot luck parties. Their strawberry cream cake is out of this world with real whipped cream icing. Their coffee cakes are delicious and very affordable. It is hard to find a really good bakery.

Thank Jane19652014
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

We went in today to get our wedding cake samples. The samples were HUGE and were so great for us to be able to share with people coming to our wedding. We picked out our favorite for the big day, and of course we purchased...More

Thank sammakablamma
Reviewed 8 March 2015

I really like the macaroons. hard to find one as good anywhere else. Another hit is the black and white cookies. The free samples are always a fun surprise as well.

Thank Foodeeee
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We Have lived near this neighborhood bakery for decades, and there are some great items here. The Boston cream pie, and the Princess cake are Fabulous. We really like the almond reefs and the blurberry crumb cake. You'll be happy with them.

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 12 July 2012

I enjoy window-shopping at this bakery because they have really good-looking cakes and pastries, but I have yet to find something that sets of the positive alarms in the tastebuds. Scones (those almost infinitely variable accompaniments to tea or coffee) are so-so (too sweet for...More

Thank Bokononer
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07:30 - 18:00
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  • Address: 1690 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1631
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-848-6711
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