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Light's Bake Shop

211 W 2nd St, Elmira, NY 14901-2711
+1 607-732-5600
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cookies” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
“fish fry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Cafe
PRICE
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LOCATION
211 W 2nd St, Elmira, NY 14901-2711
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I was very disappointed with Lights. The establishment was clean, The price was reasonable and the server very friendly. But our omelettes very bland.

Thank marlawest76
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Great Food and Service with baked goods to die for! While the menu is not huge it covers all the basics for any time of day. Friendly staff made the visit a pleasure. Great tasting coffee as well-being bold and smooth flavor. Fresh baked bread...More

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Had breakfast there recently and found the food and service very good. The waitress was very friendly and had some good suggestions as to what would be pleasing to my palate. Look forward to going back again.

Thank passau01
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We go for breakfast see friends and when we need baked goods which are good here we buy and take home

Thank slidefoot
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Went there for breakfast- delicious cinnamon bread with the omelette- others enjoyed the giant pancakes- enjoyed the paintings of the locals and scenery by the owner-fresh dahlias from a customer-will try again for lunch or dinner-bakery reminded me of old river road bakery in northeastern...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Lights is staple in town, best place by far for breakfast! Staff is always very friendly! Great prices too !

Thank Danyell B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I was born in Elmira and have fond memories of the bakery section of this Bake Shop. Every time we pass through to visit family, we have to stop and pick up some half-moon cookies and the sugar shell cookies. The staff has been very...More

Thank Jacklynne_Marie
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We have found this to be the best fish fry in the area. A very light battered fish served with cole slaw and mac and cheese. Good prices, quick service and a bakery with the BEST ever half moon cookies.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is an iconic bakery/cafe. Unique and anti-franchise. Fresh, home-cooked meals and in house bakery. They offer fresh baked breads, cupcakes, cakes, cake pops, pies, cookies etc. Ice cream also available. The lost art of decorated sugar cookies can be found here! Everything in the...More

Thank StaceyJGW
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The best cookies around. Stop whenever in town and grab a few. Always fresh and delicious. Highly recommend

Thank aircotim
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Don't know. Call Light's Bakery!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8
Cuisine
American, Diner, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 W 2nd St, Elmira, NY 14901-2711
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 607-732-5600
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