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Silkes Old World Breads

1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
+1 931-552-4422
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Cafe, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time in Germany so we were pleased to find a German cafe in town, we like to come here for lunch and take home some pretzels every now and then.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best bakery/cafe/deli... Everything is delicious and fresh. Staff is great. And Silke is awesome....

Thank majickmann
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Has a wonder lunch selection and their bread is amazing. Great people and good prices. I love to come here for salads and sandwiches

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This cafe is amazing! The food is simply outstanding. My husband loves the Brotchen and the pizza is simply amazing! The croissants and cakes are truly delicious. This isn't your typical restaurant by any means.

1  Thank Aprilmcarroll
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Had lunch with 3 other folks two days ago. 3 had sandwiches and 1 had soup. The sandwiches were well crafted with quality ingredients. The sandwiches weren't cut and the server didn't hang around or check back to see if everything was okay. They weren't...More

Thank CanyonCondor
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

When you're looking for a great meal that's prepared with love and care, look no further. This is not your standard fast food kind of place, and yet I'd bet you any amount of money that you'll be in and out of here faster and...More

Thank Liz R
Reviewed 15 June 2017

No less than two weeks ago I was lamenting to my wife that there were no small bakeries anywhere in or around Franklin, Tennessee that made fresh, delicious bread from natural ingredients each morning. On my way to Austin Peay, my wife spotted this German...More

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The food at Silkie's is excellent. It is fresh and does not taste like it came off the Robert Orr Sysco truck as most of the chains in Clarksville. Service is good but a little slow as they truly are preparing your food, not heating...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

First day bought cheese bread twist, raspberry cheese cake and bear claw. Cheese twist look great but lacked flavor (day old). Cheese cake and bear claw where out of this world. Second day lunch, pizza and sandwiches. Pizza is great. Personal size just a tease,...More

Thank Dubec1
Reviewed 28 May 2017

One of my favorite spots for lunch with friends. Locally owned and operated. Freshly made food as you order. Get there early before the line starts. It is definitely worth the wait though. Fast service and the best food

Thank Lori V
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Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-552-4422
Where the tradition of hand shaped, made from scratch breads, pastries
and freshly prepared food is still alive.
Where you can immerse yourself into the smell, taste and feel
of old Europe right here in Clarksville, Tennessee.
We are an Artisan Bakery and also have a full menu offering Breakfast, Lunch and early Dinner with soups, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastries, coffee, tea, specialty drinks and lattes.
We offer a large variety of Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free food.
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