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Silkes Old World Breads

1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
+1 931-552-4422
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (69 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
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8:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
German, Cafe, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I lived in Germany for 3 years and this is the closest you'll come to authentic perfection. The only reason it is just shy of perfection is they have to use American flour. Importing it would push the products prices too high. Be sure to...More

Thank K9147SZjasonk
Reviewed 4 October 2017

After being stationed in Germany for three years I can tell when a German dish is authentic and when it's not. Silke's is indeed the real deal! When my dearest friends came here for a visit I took them to Silke's. They too had been...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Schnitzel was fantastic. Deli meats always fantastic. Always fresh great European Breads. I go by frequently as I miss the delis and bakeries if Germany.The desserts are delicious as well. Take a break from American fast food...relax as one would in Europe at Silkies.

1  Thank Daphne R
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Wanted to make a good German meal and I went in to get some brautwerst and a dessert. The staff was very nice and helpful. There you can get meat and cheese platters. If you want a good German pastry and a coffee. That's the...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our time in Germany so we were pleased to find a German cafe in town, we like to come here for lunch and take home some pretzels every now and then.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Best bakery/cafe/deli... Everything is delicious and fresh. Staff is great. And Silke is awesome....

Thank majickmann
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Has a wonder lunch selection and their bread is amazing. Great people and good prices. I love to come here for salads and sandwiches

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This cafe is amazing! The food is simply outstanding. My husband loves the Brotchen and the pizza is simply amazing! The croissants and cakes are truly delicious. This isn't your typical restaurant by any means.

1  Thank Aprilmcarroll
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Had lunch with 3 other folks two days ago. 3 had sandwiches and 1 had soup. The sandwiches were well crafted with quality ingredients. The sandwiches weren't cut and the server didn't hang around or check back to see if everything was okay. They weren't...More

Thank CanyonCondor
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

When you're looking for a great meal that's prepared with love and care, look no further. This is not your standard fast food kind of place, and yet I'd bet you any amount of money that you'll be in and out of here faster and...More

Thank Liz R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1214 College St, Clarksville, TN 37040-4673
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-552-4422
WELCOME TO OUR BAKERY Where the tradition of hand shaped, made from scratch breads, pastries and freshly prepared food is still alive. Where you can immerse yourself into the smell, taste and feel of old Europe right here in Clarksville, Tennessee. We are an Artisan Bakery and also have a full menu offering Breakfast, Lunch and early Dinner with soups, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastries, coffee, tea, specialty drinks and lattes. We offer a large variety of Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free food.
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