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Jaarsma Bakery

727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
+1 641-628-2940
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastries” (86 reviews)
“cookies” (82 reviews)
“coffee cake” (15 reviews)
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727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are ever in Pella, Ia you have got to expirerence this fantastic bakery! All of the servers are dressed in their Dutch style uniforms, complete with hats. We picked up an array of goodies and almost went back for more. The only downside...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is not one bad thing to say! We bought multiple items to try and they ALL were amazing; Bismarck, cookies, Dutch letters, streusels, and much more! We were in a sugar coma laying in sugar heaven! The service received was very personalized and friendly!...More

Thank klyeandcharlie
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visit here every year we are here Homemade goodies...candies....cookies...breads...the items are plentiful...

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These are the best sweet treats! We love the Dutch letters. All of their stuff is made in the shop in Pella. A definite favorite place to stop at Tulip Time.

Thank Bridget R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dutch letters are fantastic and we have never purchased anything from cookies and sweets to danish coffeecakes that hasn't been excellent in every way!

Thank Sherhugs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone talks about their Dutch Letters. When they have such excellent pastries as their blueberry ones topped with icing, I don't see much point in Dutch Letters. All of their bakery goods I've always experienced freshness. They have high turnover. Ingredients are always good. Staff...More

Thank RandyKasal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is five star, pastries are phenomenal! However the service for first time folks is horrible! Constantly being asked what else would you like when you have a line fifteen people in front of you and you cannot see what's next is horrible service! Best...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by to pick up some baked goods for a friend who lives nearby. This place lives up to its hype, we thoroughly enjoyed their Apple Bread and glazed dinner rolls. I will be back to try some of their other goodies! Caveat: they are...More

Thank vanatic
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Go early to get the best selection and avoid the lines....although they do move fairly quickly. The Dutch Letters are classics.

Thank blondyblu
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is truly one of the highlights of Pella and how the town brings you a taste of Holland. The bakery goods are AMAZING - there isn't anything bad - you will want to try them all. But there is also shopping to do in...More

Thank Rrndr7
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 Franklin St, Pella, IA 50219-1619
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Pella
  • Phone Number: +1 641-628-2940
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