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Mad Ox Bakery

215 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-9004
+1 712-309-8695
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ox” (12 reviews)
“donuts” (6 reviews)
“pastry” (3 reviews)
215 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-9004
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

i found this little bakery when shopping for graduation cake and goodies for my daughter. she had a vision of what she wanted, but hadnt been able to find just the right one...then i found Mad Ox. they were amazing at talking to her and...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you're looking for pastry and baked goods and saving a few bucks, stick to a supermarket bakery. However, if you're looking for fresh and unique items, this is the place.

Thank Doug K
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We love trying donut shops when we travel and Mad Ox is worth finding! The red velvet is SO good. Make the trip into CB and find this gem.

Thank Havekidswilltravel68
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good little family run bakery/eatery with a limited lunch menu. What I have had there has been very good, expensive but good. I have seen cakes that they bake and they are beautiful. Must try a maple bacon donut! Yum.

Thank Robbintravels
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Excellent baked goods, including donuts, fried croissants (Tuesday and Friday) and breads. Simple lunch specials are offered daily along with soup. Friendly staff who are more than willing to suggest a pastry. Can order cakes and other items from the bakery--all which are excellent!

Thank 11,814
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I have seen this place for a few years now and every time I'm in town I think about going. I read the reviews on Trip advisor and decided to give it a try. I am amazed that this place is #18 on places to...More

Thank matthewdc123
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I love Mad Ox Bakery! My kids beg me to pick up cinnamon rolls every time we are close. They are absolutely delicious!

Thank Mandy F
Reviewed 3 October 2016

On a whim I stopped into the Mad Ox as I was searching for a coffee shop. They had such a large variety that I had a hard time choosing just one item. Out of all the things I picked up, the breakfast sandwich (croissant...More

Thank luv2travel6482
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The absolute best, fresh, warm, gourmet cake donuts you have ever eaten. Slightly crispy on the outside, warm, tender and moist on the inside. And not just the standard flavors. I had caramel bourbon pecan yesterday, red velvet is a regular offering, and who knows...More

Thank kozulich
Reviewed 11 August 2016

While the coffee and the bakery goods are amazing, so are the games that can be played. Several board games are available to be played or simply bring a book and enjoy the baked good. Watch the Olympics and sometimes on Saturday mornings there is...More

Thank 11,814
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-9004
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 712-309-8695
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