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Sweet Shop

100 W German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
+1 304-876-2432
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cupcakes” (27 reviews)
“pastry” (18 reviews)
“cookies” (28 reviews)
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100 W German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family surprised me with a birthday cake made at the Sweet Shop and served at a nearby restaurant. The Sweet Shop had delivered it to the restaurant earlier in the day. It was wonderful! Beautifully decorated and quite tasty! Thanks for making my surprise...More

Thank graymar6
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy that you were surprised and that your cake was satisfactory! It's always fun to contribute something so special to someone's special event. Thank you for sharing your experience with us!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I asked for a spinach feta croissant which is absolutely delicious and ended up with a ham croissant which was a disappointment. I should have taken it back but I didn’t. I also had to accept bottled ice tea instead of fresher brewed like I...More

Thank Marty1357
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us know about your experience, Marty! We'll certainly discuss this review with our front sales people. If you ordered our spinach and feta croissant, of course you were disappointed with the ham and Swiss croissant. It's delicious, believe me, but it...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is a must visit stop for travelers wanting a place to relax and have coffee. It is a popular destination for locals. There are sandwich selections, pasta salads, but the stars here are the bakery selections. The raspberry almond cupcakes disappear fast but you...More

Thank Elle R
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Wow! Thank you so much for your kind (and accurate - *wink *wink) words! We'll be sure that our counter help sees this review and we'll pass it along to our bakers, as well. We're always happy to welcome visitors and local customers and we...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Had a few german pastries - heavy but super tasty! They also serve soups and delicious hot drinks - especially the hot chocolate....nice place to pop in on a cold snowy day - like it was on Saturday....the town crier came in and rang his...More

Thank chloeAnnville
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our little bakery, especially with all the holiday activity that was taking place. Shepherdstown is always bustling with holiday cheer and we're fortunate to be right in the middle of it all! We're happy to offer hot...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

Stopped in here twice during my visit. Great atmosphere, good coffee choices, naughty pastries and snacks if you want to be bad. Glad I don't live nearby cause this place would become a habit for sure. Good place to stop in to have a snack,...More

Thank lf479
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Thank you for your review! We'd love to have you back for a visit so that you can have one of our sandwiches (made on our own freshly baked bread) while you watch the town go by through our windows. See you soon!

Reviewed 18 November 2017

I had the Shepherds Hook (I believe...or tail). It was delicious and fresh and unique. I believe it may have had some apricot in the flavoring. Doggie friendly. Definitely check it out. The cupcakes, cookies and breads looked delicious!More

Thank Lisa M
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

You had our Shepherd Twist! It's our house made sweet dough filled with coconut, chopped pecans, cinnamon and apricot jam (you got it!) covered in a sweet glaze with a fondant drizzle. It is sticky and sweet and delicious! With all the choices we offer,...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

Oh my goodness what a great selection of goodies. We stopped there two of the three days we were there. We purchased something different each time. The people were great, the cookies, muffins. cannoli, fruit bars, coffee, hot chocolate, yea I could keep on going....More

Thank Kathleen B
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review, Kathleen! We're partial to our cupcakes, as well, although our sandwiches are made on our own freshly baked breads, so you'll have to try one the next time you're in Shepherdstown. See you soon!

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Don't miss the Sweet Shop when in Shepherdstown. Their bakery is the best. This is a college town so baked goods move quickly. Get there early!More

Thank AFVet436MAW
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of the Sweet Shop! It's true that our donuts and pastries do sell out quickly, especially on the weekends. If you're planning a trip to Shepherdstown, you can always call ahead a day or two...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Popped into here for a quick cup of coffee to go. Got a latte and it was good. The place had so many pastries to choose from too.

Thank Joseph B
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for your review, Joseph. We're very fond of our brewed coffee and our espresso. It's good to hear that you were happy with your latte. It would be fun to know which pastry you finally chose. Hope to see you back again!

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Food and sweets are amazing. Recommend everyone try! They make amazing cakes and have a large variety of flavors.

Thank Brittany M
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for your review, Brittany. We are happy with the variety of cakes and fillings that we offer and we're always open to new suggestions. Let us know your favorite combination of cake, filling and icing!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 W German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Shepherdstown
  • Phone Number: +1 304-876-2432
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