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The Cookie Jar Pastry Shop

554 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1011
+1 207-799-0671
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“doughnuts” (19 reviews)
“cake” (12 reviews)
“donut holes” (7 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
6:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
554 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1011
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was told prior to my recent trip to Maine that this was THE place to go for "the best donuts in the world". Now, being a foodie, I've had my fair share of donuts from around the world, so that was a really statement....More

Thank AEW86
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped after visiting Fort Williams. Great stop. Excellent donuts and very friendly. Very reasonable.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My husband raves about the cinnamon doughnuts and no trip to Maine is complete without a stop. For me it's a step back in time to the family owned bake shop software my childhood

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 13 September 2017

everything fresh and excellent choices all your childhood favorites ., cakes, cream rolls,,eclairs and more.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 12 September 2017

They open like clockwork at 6 every morning, with a few national holidays closed. The glazed items are legendary. Coffee is pretty good. Best place to eat this stuff is Fort Williams weather permitting.

Thank FirstLight
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Old school neighborhood bakery. Popular with locals, tourists, others. Wife and I buy a couple of big crusty molasses doughnuts and a cup of mediocre coffee, take them down the road to Portland Head Light.

Thank CaribbeanFred
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I am somewhat of a bakery nut - I love donuts, cakes, pies, cookies, turnovers, you-name-it. But, I do have standards, and there are actually some places that I am not a fan of. However, The Cookie Jar is just about my all-time favorite! This...More

Thank Jack W
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My oh my ... loved the "Bizmark". Visited family here and they said we had to stop by and get them ... raspberry filled!

Thank bless235
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I don't know if this is open all year but they have a wonderful business. Their doughnuts and mini cupcakes are fabulous. Try their chicken pot pies too.

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The Cookie Jar is a local favorite for all. After church my husband and I often buy a cup of coffee, also purchased at the Cookie Jar, and a freshly cooked doughnut for our Sunday ritual. Red velvet, blue berry cake and chocolate glazed are...More

Thank Carrie N
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 554 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1011
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Cape Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-799-0671
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