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Janina's Fine Desserts

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176 Leaders Heights Rd, York, PA 17402-4713
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stopped here for first time Saturday and got some cookies and a fruit type dessert. Both were excellent. They have a small dining area and serve coffee as well. As we were leaving we heard someone buying pierogis so we also got a dozen frozen ones for $10.99 At home thawed them and fried in oil until brown and they... More 

Thank Dave-Habu
York, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Janina's is by far the best bakery in York! Whether you are celebrating a special anniversary or birthday the owners go above and beyond to make sure it's memorable!

Thank Nicolle B
York, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Janina's is one of those places that defines how cultured a small town can be. Her pastries and especially her cakes are the equal of what you might find in Vienna or Paris. Her croissants are sensational and people walk for miles for her cookies, fresh baked every day. Go for a sensational breakfast - the choices include crepes or... More 

Thank Leslie A J
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Janina's did a perfect job of meeting my needs this weekend when I needed a special birthday cake. Eric helped choose a lactose free chocolate raspberry over the phone and it not only reasonably priced, but beautiful and delicious. Their breakfast menu looked great too, but I had no chance to try it. Highly recommended.

Thank Jeff Y
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234 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

It's nice to have a quality bakery in town. Her desserts and cakes are unique, good quality and taste delicious. They have a little bistro selling soups, sandwiches and salads. it's a true owner operated small business.

Thank Kim E
York, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Janina's is my favorite bakery/cafe in York, and the surrounding area. The desserts are to die for, it feels like you made the trip to Europe and stopped in some perfect little shop that only the locals know about. The service is excellent, very friendly, and they actually remember you! After getting to know Janina's from picking up desserts and... More 

Thank sgnirts
York, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

About 3 years ago one of my customers gave me a gift certificate to Janina's for Christmas. I didn't know what Janina's was so I gave it a try. When I went there the desserts reminded me of being on a cruise & you go to that midnight buffet that has all those fancy desserts. Every time I go there... More 

Thank cthemome
York, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

This restaurant specializes in European pastries and cakes. She also changes up her menu with the season. Her desserts are amazingly decorated and deliciously tasteful. It is always a pleasure to shop in her restaurant and it is the BEST bakery in the York area.

Thank Pinklady625
York, Pennsylvania
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92 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

This cheesecake is hands down... The best! I've had the pumpkin, Oreo and plain with fruit on top and have never been disappointed! They are the perfect consistency and texture! Don't miss out on these sweet treats!

Thank Liana B
York, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

I stopped at the bakery after hearing about the quality of their products. I wasn't disappointed. I bought some almond croissants that were the best I ever had. I also bought a pumpkin loaf that had walnuts and raisins in it. The loaf was also delicious.

Thank rittewa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Leaders Heights Rd, York, PA 17402-4713
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  York
  • Phone Number: 7177411144

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?