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Bird Bakery

5912 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5236
+1 210-804-2473
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cupcakes” (37 reviews)
“sandwiches” (22 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5912 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5236
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Y'all! This bakery is AMAZING. Best cupcake I've ever had (and I def have had my share;-)) Incredible coffee, adorable atmosphere, and super nice staff. Def on the top of my faves list in my travels.

Thank TR F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family was in town for a weekend at SeaWorld that fell on our daughter's 7th birthday so I read the reviews and decided to have a cake made for her and it turned out super cute!! This is a very busy place with lines...More

Thank A1maui
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch for 4 without drinks cost $42... 1x tuna salad sandwich, 1x spinach artichoke grilled cheese, 2x nostalgic grilled cheese + 4 cupcakes. Tuna salad was very tasty; the balance of mustard grains against crisp ripe tomato & tuna/egg mix was sensational! Spinach/artichoke was like...More

Thank 4_Aussies_in_Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice local bakery with a shabby chic interior and some tasty cupcakes and pastries. They have a small lunch menu of sandwiches, soups and salads. They advertise as being preservative free in their baking. They generally offer two gluten free items per...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have such strong feelings about how absolutely fantastic this bakery is. First of all, it looks divine, with cute lights and decorations around, the atmosphere was wonderful. Oh was noisy inside, due to many customers, so it's great for kids. Service is still very...More

Thank Jade N
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently arrived in San Antonio; cruising around the main North/South road 'Broadway', we stopped-into BIRD for a coffee ... we were immediately HOOKED! Great staff, very friendly, excellent food (& coffee!) and we have been back three times already! I recommend...More

Thank Chris M
BIRDBakery, Social Media Manager at Bird Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Chris, We are so glad you and your wife enjoyed your visit to the nest and are delighted that you enjoyed the soup and sandwich combo. We can't wait to see you back at the nest! All the best, the BIRD bakery team

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Bird Bakery did absolutely beautiful cupcakes for our wedding, working with our design suggestions and their own style, all with outstanding flavor.  They were also very accommodating with gluten-free cupcakes, which the gluten-free folk said were amazing; the bakery also clearly but subtly marked these...More

Thank JohnsonIV
BIRDBakery, Social Media Manager at Bird Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Johnson, We are so grateful that you selected BIRD to be a part of your special day and that you enjoyed our treats. We hope to see you back at the nest soon and don't hesitate to reach out if you ever need anything...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, cute environment and tasty food (my tuna protein salad plate was healthy & delicious, other half had excellent Corn chowder and Sandwich combo). Will be back to try breakfast and the cupcakes.

Thank Caro D
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This overpriced average restaurant is all hype.There are much better quality restaurants in the area.

Thank Basschico
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We made 2 trips to Bird Bakery. We first stopped by late in the day and they only had a few cup cakes left. My wife and I each got one cup cake and it was so good she wanted to go by early the...More

Thank Kenny S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5912 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5236
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-804-2473
Welcome to BIRD bakery, where everything we make is baked on-site, from scratch, each and every day. We use only the finest ingredients—from Plugra butter and Valrhona Cocoa to the highest quality Madagascar Bourbon Vanilla—because we believe that treating yourself also means treating yourself well.

At the end of each day, all remaining cupcakes and treats are given to local non-profits and philanthropies and we begin baking again the very next morning. We would never sell “day old” or discounted product and guarantee that as our guest, you are enjoying the freshest delights baked just hours within your visit. Enjoy!
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