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Plehn's Bakery

3940 Shelbyville Rd, Saint Matthews, KY 40207-3170
+1 502-896-4438
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cookies” (10 reviews)
“eclairs” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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3940 Shelbyville Rd, Saint Matthews, KY 40207-3170
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Cutest bakery with a small lunch counter. Sandwiches, floats, and chili. Cookies are a little crisp rather than chewy but over all nice place to visit.

Thank Allison H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The best bakery in Louisville. They serve sandwiches but I have never had them. I have only bought their delicious pastries, cookies, and cakes. The best.

Thank Joanie C
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The food was very good. They have a large selection of typical bakery foods. The food had is cooked on site and fresh. They also have sandwiches on the menu however, we did not try any. Nice service as well.

Thank phatmatt40
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I recently moved into the St. Matthews area and this is one of the places I used to go. I since moving back I have been a few times. Just as I remembered, the donuts and pastries are excellent! Can get a little crowded on...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I ordered just the top (plus the flowers) of their traditional wedding cake for my in-law's 25th wedding anniversary, and it was amazing! It was so beautiful, with a lot of swirls and glitter, and the flowers were gorgeous! The cake was a yellow cake...More

1  Thank mmmagique
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I ordered a quarter sheet cake for our granddaughter's 5th birthday, asking for butterflies, glitter, and her name with Happy Birthday. It was almost $50. The decorations and glitter were $15 and an extra $5 just to put Happy Birthday on it. That came out...More

Thank cindy_weinmann
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The aroma upon entering made me want to buy everything in this bakery. I've been in this bakery three times in the last month, all at different times of the day, and it was always crowded. Once, they had run out of some items but...More

Thank gw00d3333
Reviewed 3 May 2017

OMG... where to start - how about the 5 items we shared between 2 people -!!! all delicous and fresh and so very sweet but light and sparkly LOL I don't know how else to describe them. Love love love the orange pudding cake... Jersey...More

Thank Kimberly F
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped by yesterday and was happy they had a bunch of king cakes ready to go for Fat Tuesday! Glad they had me covered because I neglected to order one in advance!

Thank O-Lora-O
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Not only are the baked goods incredible they serve great chili and sandwiches for lunch. There are always plenty of staff ready to help and make your visit easy. Take your children they will love looking at all the treats. Plehn's is unbeatable.

Thank CountdownTeam
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 Shelbyville Rd, Saint Matthews, KY 40207-3170
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Saint Matthews
  • Phone Number: +1 502-896-4438
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