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Sweet Shop

100 W German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
+1 304-876-2432
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cupcakes” (27 reviews)
“cookies” (29 reviews)
“pastry” (17 reviews)
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100 W German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrific variety of baked treats. It is all goooood. Treats include generous slices of chocolate cake, crispy macaroni, French pastries (cream horn, oh la la), baklava, cookies. There are sandwiches. Buy coffee in or carry the sweets out to the Black Dog Coffee store.More

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

Glad you enjoyed our pastries and cake, Mark! Our sandwiches are made with our own breads and make a great light lunch with a bag of Rt 11 chips and a cold drink. Since our espresso beans come from Black Dog Coffee, you can save...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Ive tried most of the cakes, cookies, cupcakes and pastries. Have yet to be disappointed but have my favorites. The almond raspberry cake with pink icing cake and harvest cookies are a MUST. Will be coming to town in late april for our anniversary. Staying...More

Thank klgiantfan5561
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Happy Anniversary! If you call ahead, we'll be happy to have a small almond raspberry cake with raspberry buttercream ready for you and your spouse to pick up when you arrive in Shepherdstown. We can ever write "Happy Anniversary" on it if you'd like! We'll...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Couldn't have had a more pleasant experience than going there. Just got into town and the woman behind the counter was so sweet and nice and just a genuine person. Sweets were fantastic too! Definitely a must go

Thank ewill78358
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words! So glad you had such a good experience and we hope you'll be back!

Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a great place to stop for lunch or a snack! I go pretty regularly for the great baked goods! They also have sandwiches, and other smaller food items. Whenever i am in the area I stop in!

Thank mamalynx
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Yaay! Thank you for this great review! And thank you for coming back for baked goods and sandwiches and cupcakes and delicious drinks and . . . We love our customers!

Reviewed 11 February 2018

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 12 February 2018

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 20 January 2018 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 22 January 2018

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

1  Thank Elle R
Teresa M, Manager at Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 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 16 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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