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Flour Bakery & Cafe

12 Farnsworth St, Boston, MA 02210-1224
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sticky buns” (126 reviews)
“sandwiches” (112 reviews)
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12 Farnsworth St, Boston, MA 02210-1224
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been here a few times, and our visit this weekend was equally as good as our previous visits. The place is really cool, the staff is very friendly, the bakery selection is awesome, the service is quick, and the food tastes great. This...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an amazing option for us for breakfast! So many things to choose from (impossible to choose a sad yogurt, which was actually available). We gave ourselves the opportunity to indulge and chose many delicious treats both salted and sweet. We all loved it!...More

Thank caribm1978
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Be aware, the place is super busy and you have to wait due to its success - easily 20min at lunch. Also there are not enough tables for everyone- they need to expand. But so much choice and tasty food. Would wait again. They could...More

Thank superbeya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Flour bakery has the best sticky sticky buns! Get them early in the day or they might be gone. The bakery has all kinds of high quality bakery items. We have had sandwiches here and all have been good.

Thank ginnyc48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have enjoyed Flour for years - but felt the need to post about the chocolate cream pie we enjoyed over Christmas. It was amazing - beautiful and possibly the best we've ever had.

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ran in here recently one morning and grabbed a breakfast sandwich, pastry and cappuccino. Everything was wonderful and fresh. The pastry was a special of the day and while I can't remember the name, I know it was fantastic. The cappuccino came quickly but...More

Thank CarrieRose84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The baked french toast with bacon was delicious as was the sticky bun. Despite being cold outside it was warm and toasty on the inside.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Flour on recent Friday night for the first time. After reading about this bakery I was excited to try the fiery hot chocolate. This drink is touted as one of the best in Boston. Very very disappointed with this water downed spicy hot...More

Thank dgouldd
Tanya L, General Manager at Flour Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your review and I'm so sorry you did not enjoy your hot chocolate. Our fiery hot chocolate is rich, spicy, and delicious and I'm certain there was an error in the recipe or how it was made -...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This bakery is always crowded but the service is efficient and you are in and out very quickly even when you order a sandwich. I have been here for both lunch and just to pick up some baked goods. I highly recommend the lamb sandwich...More

Thank Sujata410
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Every dessert here tastes amazingly. You can choose at random and each and every time you will eat something that will be the highlight of your day. It is on a quite street, but people are coming here from all over the place so it...More

Thank krzyk
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Mary C
22 September 2017|
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Response from Tanya L | Property representative |
Hi Mary! Wow, so many answers already! At all Flour bakeries you would order at the counter where we would take your name. We then call your name when the order is ready- sometimes this is from more than one spot depending... More
24 November 2015|
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Response from Tanya L | Property representative |
Hi there! Sorry to just be answering this. We are not a Kosher bakery. But we do offer pastry specials for Rosh Hashanah/Yom Kippur and during Passover we have many gluten free options. These still would not be Kosher but... More
Julie H
27 May 2015|
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Response from Tanya L | Property representative |
Hi Julie! Sorry to just answer this. Indeed we can make our delicious roast beef sandwich on gluten free bread and without the fried onions. Our gluten free bread can be used in all of our non-grilled sandwiches. Our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Farnsworth St, Boston, MA 02210-1224
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: 617-338-4333
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