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Best Bakeries in Arkansas

Best Bakeries in Arkansas

With just the right dose of sugar and spice these Arkansas bakeries rely on the natural ingredients to satisfy even the most demanding sweet tooth. So next time when you feel like pampering yourself with a delicious dessert or have carb craving consider checking out one of these bakeries which are the best in Arkansas.

  1. Paul's Bakery, Van Buren, AR

    Located on historic Main Street in Van Buren Paul's Bakery offers an incredible assortment of mouthwatering cupcakes, cookies, donuts and more. The bakery is very popular among the local residents who frequent this place for a variety of baked products, from cakes and sweets to breakfast.

  2. Rick's Bakery, Fayetteville, AR

    Since 1980 this bakery has been treating the local residents with tasty sweet specialties that include delicious petit fours and more. The bakery also serves gourmet breakfast, brunch, and sandwiches. Rick's Bakery is located on College Avenue.

  3. Community Bakery, Little Rock, AR

    Opened in 1947 Community Bakery now features two locations in Little Rock. This nice and cozy place not only is known for its award-winning baking and cake decorating, but also for its tasty breakfast, lunch, and coffee.

  4. SugarDumplin's Cupcakes, Bryant, AR

    This charming small-town bakery specializes in making incredibly delicious and creative cupcakes. Plus SugarDumplin's offers custom cakes, cookies, and such gourmet treats as chocolate-covered strawberries.

  5. Shelby Lynn's Cake Shoppe, Springdale, AR

    Opened in 2001 in downtown Springdale Shelby Lynn's is offering a huge selection of delicious confection, from bold and extravagant to elegant and classic. The bakery is located on Emma Avenue lined with beautiful trees.

  6. Ambrosia Baking Co., Hot Springs, AR

    It is a full-service bakery that has been operating since 1975. Ambrosia Baking Co. offers everything you might want, from cupcakes and cookies to exquisite cakes, both delicious and looking great. This charming place is located on Central Avenue in Hot Springs.

  7. Dempsey Bakery, Little Rock, AR

    Who said that healthy diet should exclude such products as buns, donuts, cupcakes and more. With produce from Dempsey Bakery you can eat all these and never gain an extra pound. Operating since 2011, Dempsey Bakery focuses on making gluten free baked products. Their creative recipes require goat milk and coconut milk to produce healthy but still delicious treats free of gluten, soy, nut, tapioca, and wheat.

  8. Lybrand's Bakery & Deli Inc., Pine Bluff, AR

    Founded in 1946 Lybrand's Bakery currently has two locations in Pine Bluff. The bakery is known for its mouthwatering donuts, pies, cookies, pastries, and cakes, along with sandwiches, soups, salads, and casseroles that would make a perfect lunch.

  9. Julie's Sweet Shoppe & Bakery, Conway, AR

    What makes this family owned bakery truly special is the range of baked products which are hard to find in a typical grocery store. With plenty of experience in confectionery business Julie's Sweet Shoppe creates unique treats that will make you come to this awesome place again and again.

  10. Shelly's All in Good Taste Bakery, Texarkana, AR

    Visiting Shelly's All in Good Taste Bakery you can be sure that everything you see here tastes really great! The place is owned by Shelly who used to bake a variety of products for big supermarkets. The place is referred to as the finest gourmet bake shop in Texarkana!

  11. The Cake Place Bakery, Russellville, AR

    Operating since 2011, this bakery is known for using only the finest and the highest-quality ingredients. Visit the Cake Place to savor their tasty cheesecake or crème Brule, or even better schedule a cake decorating party.

  12. Briar Rose Bakery & Deli, Farmington, AR

    Housed in a charming little cottage, Briar Rose is located off Main Street in Farmington. It is very popular among locals not only because of its delicious cakes and coffee bar, but also because of European-style pastries and true artisan breads baked there. If you are on a gluten-free diet make sure you check out this place on Thursday for freshly baked gluten-free products.

  13. Neighbor's Mill Bakery & Café, Harrison, AR

    This wonderful Harrison bakery makes great bread and the legendary pumpkin cream cheese muffins.

  14. Magnolia Bake Shop, Magnolia, AR

    This local bakery has been owned and run by three generations of the same family since1928. Magnolia Bake Shop offers a wide assortment of delicious baked goods, including breads, cakes, rolls, pies, cookies, cupcakes as well as breakfast foods.

  15. Cabot Café & Cake Corner, Cabot, AR

    This small but cozy café offers frozen casserole pickup, catering, fresh desserts daily and more. The place also organizes themed birthday parties, and can be reserved for dinner parties. At Cabot Café & Cake Corner you can have breakfast on Friday and Saturday mornings too.

Ways to Save Money on Bakery Products

Group Deals. You can take advantage of group buying discounts by signing up at Groupon or LivingSocial. This way you collaborate with other shoppers to obtain group discounts offered by local merchants and small businesses. Every day, you will receive an email with a special daily deal, including bakery coupons, cake deals and more. Make sure you read the terms carefully before signing up for a deal, paying special attention to expiration dates or other restrictions.

Coupons. Sites like Valpak, SmartSource and BakingShop can be an excellent source of coupons and discounts for local eateries, including the bakery near you. Currently, BakingShop is offering a number of Groupon promocodes, using which you can get an extra up to 50% OFF the Groupon local bakeries deals. Using Valpak mobile app you can show the coupon right on your phone during the check out, without printing it out.

Local Deals. Many local businesses, including bakeries often offer discounted gift cards as a promotion to attract budget savvy customers without decreasing the prices. Consider visiting their website or Facebook page for this sort of local deals. Plus, some bakeries may provide you with special coupons, promo codes or other deals if you like them on Facebook or subscribe to their online newsletter. The discounts you can get may be 10% to 25% off your purchase or buy-one-get-one-free deals. Such deals can save you quite a lot of money when you eat out with a friend.