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Black Bear Bakery

2639 Cherokee St. St. Louis, MO 63118 | St. Louis - South City | 314-771-2236

Location Description:

Located in the Vandora Theater building along Cherokee Street, just west of Jefferson Avenue, Black Bear Bakery has been baking organic, whole-grain breads and bagels, cookies and cakes, and pies and pastries since 1998. The worker-owned and -operated shop also serves a neighborhood brunch on Saturdays featuring an assortment of morning and midday favorites such as buckwheat pancakes, eggs, quiches and various vegetarian and vegan items. Their café hours change on occasion, so it is not a bad idea to call ahead before heading out to eat. Lunch items include vegetarian entrées, such as a tempeh Rueben with swiss cheese, sauerkraut and Russian dressing, and a vegetarian muffaletta with vegetarian sausage, veggies and flavored cream cheese on a muffaletta roll.


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Details

  • Cuisine(s): Bakery, Brunch
  • Hours: Wed-Sat 8am-5pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Breakfast, Brunch, Snack Food
  • Alcohol: None
  • Reservations: Not Accepted
  • Parking: Lot Available
  • Payment Types: MasterCard, Visa, cash
  • Attire: Casual
  • Extra Info: Vegetarian/vegan brunch on Saturdays from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., $10 all-you-can-eat. Black Bear also sells baked goods at Soulard Farmer's Market, Tower Grove Market and Maplewood Farmer's Market.
  • Features: Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible

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