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2155 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
+1 503-366-2648
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Columbia City, Oregon
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I like patronizing a local establishment when they put out good products. Their location is handy for locals and people traveling through as they are close to highway 30.

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Thank donparrett
Scappoose, Oregon
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a lovely bakery decorated pleasantly with family recipes and bright, comfortable decor. Very inviting, owner operated and there every day to make your dining experience a pleasure. Amazing baked goods, freshly baked each day and delicious to the last bite. Absolutely eat here, you will not be disappointed!

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Thank Rene'e H
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

I happened to finally catch this place open and was delighted by the animal cookie cake slice I tried. I also got a few cupcakes to go that were delicious as well. Their hours seem to be hit or miss though and the times that I did go in, there wasn't much to choose from in the cases

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Thank Julie S
Saint Helens, Oregon
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Restaurant looks run down, even with the touch ups but breakfast is good and most other menu items are solid. Perfect if your looking for an all-american, small town diner that has seen better years.

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Thank Light brown S
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

We've stopped here a couple of times for treats to go. Never a disappointment. They also have lunch items, and they look good too (and we can take them to go). Next time!

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Thank mzinger
Scappoose, Oregon
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79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

When Houlton Bakery first opened in St. Helens it was like nothing the two had previously seen. The proprietors, Gainor and Joe, were experienced restauranteurs and immediately began serving up fresh baked breads and pastries, then added sandwiches and pizza, until the place had a fiercely loyal following of regular customers, drawn there daily by the small but varying menu... More 

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Thank John R
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

I've been there a few years ago. It was set up pretty nice. Now there is stuff everywhere. One of the ladies was sitting down with her feet up eating her lunch. The way she was looking at everyone , it was just scary. There wasn't a lot in the display case. Salads and a sandwich and a few cupcakes.... More 

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1 Thank MeanNeen
Saint Helens, Oregon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

I love the tomato soup. First time I have ever had diced up tomatoes in the soup. The flavor was awesome. I will return and promote this product to everyone I can. Brenda makes the best sticky buns. The size of one is plenty for two people. Or eat part of one and save the other half for the next... More 

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1 Thank njds2014
Willamette Valley, Oregon
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

My experience: GREAT service, WONDERFUL and original food, cozy and clean atmosphere, & reasonable prices! This bakery/cafe has everything you need. New Owners since December 2013 and from what I experienced, this place is the BEST of St Helens, Oregon. DEFINITELY going back!!!

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1 Thank ZippityDooDah1966
Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

Brenda's cupcakes are awesome! Both the frosting and the cake part were delicious. Tried the candy cane ones and planning to return soon to try the rest.

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1 Thank HildulaL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2155 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Saint Helens
  • Phone Number: +1 503-366-2648

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?