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JB's German Bakery and Cafe

15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (45 reviews)
“strudel” (57 reviews)
“pretzels” (17 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

There are so many times we travel and only want to eat where it is familiar. Do yourself a favor and stop by this wonderful German bakery while in Corpus. Just don't blame me if it becomes your must have after your first visit.

Thank Garyl176
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Based on others reviews, we tried this restaurant. It should be listed as a bakery rather than a restaurant. The bakery stuff may be good, but the food was terrible. In fact, my husband got serious stomachache after the dinner. I ordered the sausage sandwich...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after an early morning adventure, and couldn't believe the # of cars in the lot. We figured it had to be good. Despite the cars, there was plenty of space & a short line. We received plenty of guidance on what was...More

Thank Tyler M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

When I want an authentic taste of Germany this is where I come. If I go to Corpus I'm going to JB's. Courtesy of Uncle Sam I spent almost 11 happy years enjoying German baked goods. JB's in like a little taste of home. Bridget...More

Thank Valirie N
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Authentic German baked goods. Wonderful pastries, breads, etc at reasonable prices. Easy to find near the beach. Don't miss this stop.

Thank livefreeinmissouri
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Walk in...take a deep breath...you'll probably gain 10 pounds. The selection of pastries was excellent. If you want a more Texas Traditional breakfast, they have create your own omelets, waffles, and French Toast with Bratwurst! For lunch there's the stuffed breads...Reuben Style, chicken, beef, ham...More

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place is on the island and always has great fresh pasteries. The strudles are to die for but they also has outstanding "cheese pie", think cheesecake. Fresh bread right out of the oven. They have German lunch specials like Sourbraughten with Spatcle that will...More

Thank Frederick C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This bakery has quite an array of goods from their signature streudels to woodfired oven loaves of bread. The flake of the croissants is heavier than the French, but the goods are great. I love the apple turnovers made on Saturdays. The fruit pastries, danishes...More

Thank Frank12360927
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is the best place to get the best German baked goods you find south of the Mason Dixin line. Love this place

Thank TroyCoast
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We stopped in for breakfast one morning after going in to get a loaf of bread earlier in the week. The bread we had was so delicious, with a thick crust, made in a wood fired oven. The food for breakfast is fantastic. Their quiche...More

Thank roelskm
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30 October 2016|
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Response from 1Yves1 | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can update the restaurant hours and M7777777 can do so too. The linked website has the correct hours anyway. As a courtesy, I went and updated missing information (they used to read 7 am to 7 am - basically open for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15137 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6223
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: 361-949-5474
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