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Dutch Oven Bakery

219 Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6637
+1 515-232-9244
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“doughnuts” (6 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
“homemade soup” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, European
219 Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6637
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything I have ever had here was super tasty! I know the DOT retirees enjoy going there for coffee and catching up with each other's lives. It's the place to go for fresh bakery goods and time to enjoy visiting with good friends and neighbors.

Thank Betty G
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Dutch Oven Bakery is a small venue with quaint, homey atmosphere. The chicken salad sandwich is my favorite. They always have a variety of homemade soups which are all good! As a special treat all sandwiches come with a fresh baked cookie. The sweet rolls...More

Thank 1,213,824
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I like to bring good quality pastries to my customers when I visit for business. This is a local doughnut shop with great selection and friendly service. Pricing about what you would expect for homemade type product.

Thank mbfive
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice little bakery the also serves breakfast/lunch and I think dinner. We stopped by and bought a box of misc. Donuts and pastries. The looked amazing and tasted amazing. Always nice to find local places like this. We will go back, for sure!

Thank rjwbster
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped today on out way through to get some goodies. Loved the Dutch letters. The big downfall is this. As a handicapped person, This place makes you feel unwanted. You have to walk from the rear of the business to the front entrance. If you...More

Thank cheesecake2015
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The Dutch Oven Bakery makes consistently amazing sugary treats. The Bird's Eye doughnut is simply amazing. The raspberry rosettes are also wonderful. I have tried a few of the items with almond paste, dutch letters etc, they were all above average. The only thing I...More

Thank Kristina D
Reviewed 24 December 2017

While in town for a meeting, stopped in to pick up cookies. They have a good selection and they were very tasty. Prices were very reasonable, I paid almost twice as much the day before in Des Moines for the same quality. It was full...More

Thank JBretteD
Reviewed 1 October 2017

When thinking of the Dutch in Iowa, I think of Pella and Orange City, but have found that the Dutch Oven Bakery in Ames is great if I can't be in either of the other two communities. The owner was trained by the owners of...More

Thank carolynn762
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is a café too – but each time I go I've got my eye on the prize – the Birds-eye donut. My husband's favorite is the Apple Fritter so it is super easy to stop in and get a special treat! And don't over...More

1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

With locations in both Boone and Ames, the Dutch Oven Bakery makes the absolute Best pastries available. They have doughnuts, eclairs, danish of all descriptions, longjohns, bismarks, cookies, dutch letters, cakes and breads of all descriptions. The store also has a sizable dining area for...More

Thank Paul S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, European
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6637
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-9244
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