Ovenly

Ovenly

Bakery and Café$$$$
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
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  • Jamie W.
    "By far the best salted chocolate chip cookie in the city (universe?)"(11 Tips)
    Genevieve L.
    "The luscious Brooklyn Blackout cake is the best in the city."(5 Tips)
    Sommer P.
    "Paul: best peanut butter cookies of all time"(6 Tips)
    Christian B.
    "Love the pistachio cookie and savory scones."(8 Tips)
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  • Kristina
    KristinaFebruary 15, 2016
    Best salty chocolate chip cookies I ever had. Beware: no espresso-based drinks, only drip coffee but by stomptown. Also the smell is delicious.
  • Village V.
    Village VoiceAugust 8, 2012
    If shortbread is your thing, try the Stumptown Shorty. Dont like gluten? Then take a bite out of the nut cookies - pistachio is our favorite. #8 on Tejal Rao's 10 Best Pastry Shops in New York
  • Gothamist
    GothamistJune 6, 2012
    We dig their salted chocolate chip cookies and Old Salties. Bike there (bring your helmet in) and get 10% off your purchase, and 50% off coffee and tea if you show them your East River Ferry ticket.
  • Tasting Table
    Tasting TableJuly 5, 2012
    Drop in on the new Ovenly shop, just steps from the water. It's a sweet space to try a tall glass of fresh lemonade and one of the quirky pastries such as the black-olive shortbread: Read more
  • Time Out New York
    Time Out New YorkApril 11, 2013
    Lines wind out the door at 2013's Best New Bakery winner for skillfully balanced bites like fudgy date-cocoa Montego Bay bars and a killer chocolate-chip cookie teeming with gooey nubs. Read more
  • 7th.List
    7th.ListMay 26, 2012
    Just opened. The thing about this place is that, they make everything from breakfast pastries and desserts to bar snacks. For example, they have Sweet Scones , Chocolate Truffle cookies and more Read more
  • Roger R.
    Roger RJune 4, 2016
    I was really excited about this place..had the Brooklyn blackout cake..and there went my excitement. Dry and the chocolate ganache was leaking taste. Say because it looked amazing!
  • Christina C.
    Christina ChinOctober 31, 2015
    Cute bakery and coffee place by the water..I think I had gluten free or vegan choc chip cookie. It was gooood. Want to try blackout cake next time
  • Harry T.
    Harry TingAugust 17, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Dark chocolate cupcake, so delicious....it's well worth it even if your mouth and teeth will be completely black afterward~ :p
  • Nicolette S.
    Nicolette St.LawrenceSeptember 24, 2015
    I could smell the baked goodness from 2 blocks down the street. Take it to go and enjoy in the WYNC park next door overlooking the Manhattan skyline. Olive oil pumpkin bread.
  • Chris C.
    Chris ChavezSeptember 15, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The best gluten-free bakery in NYC (and the best peanut butter cookie I've ever had). Chocolate truffle and pistachio agave are insanely rich.
  • Flora R.
    Flora ReyesApril 25, 2016
    It's an adorable place with average baked goods and gorgeous light. Had the cupcake and while it was adorable and green that's all it was. Extremely dry with a butter cream that fell off in chunks. :(
  • Christian B.
    Christian BrummNovember 27, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Love the pistachio cookie and savory scones. They upgraded their coffee (stumptown coffee and better trained staff), much better cappuccino then 1 year ago.
  • Elevine B.
    Elevine BergeApril 16, 2016
    Right by the waterfront park. The peanut butter cookies are crazy good and plenty of delicious gluten free pastries. No espresso based coffees.
  • Village Voice
    Village VoiceMarch 5, 2014
    Village Voice is proud to welcome Ovenly to the 2014 Choice Eats food fest! http://bit.ly/1cRzdNV. Salted Apple Bread is just one of their many unique and tasty baked goods.
  • Zack D.
    Zack DavenportOctober 24, 2012
    Seriously the best salted chocolate chip cookies I've had to date. Enjoy them at the park right next door with a great view of the city!
  • PureWow
    PureWowDecember 8, 2016
    Ovenly's cream-cheese-frosting-topped gingerbread cake is a melt-in-your-mouth combo of brown sugar, molasses and spice. And cutting a slice is way easier than dismantling a roof. Read more
  • Serious Eats
    Serious EatsMarch 14, 2013
    Makers of packaged snacks and some very fine baked goods. The Brooklyn Blackout Cake is as intense as it looks.
  • Holly D.
    Holly DomkeSeptember 15, 2016
    Everything here is a dream. Seriously, can't go wrong with the pastries. The scones and chocolate chip cookies top my list.
  • Raja H.
    Raja HSeptember 22, 2013
    If you're here, get the Chocolate Chip Cookie (salted), and pair it with a small cup of normal milk or almond milk.
  • Orion
    OrionMay 26, 2012
    Bakery filled with delicious, scrumptious cakes, cupcakes, and cookies! Friendliest staff too :) (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more
  • Steff H.
    Steff HindMarch 7, 2015
    Try the chocolate truffle cake. Always gluten free options too
  • Glossyvonne K.
    Glossyvonne KaiJuly 31, 2013
    The berry lemon loaf is fantastic u will b lucky if you get the last slice of the day
  • Hello D.
    Hello DonofrioSeptember 15, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Muntego (sp?) cookie/bar is amazing. Dates, chocolate plus tons of other deliciousness.
  • Matt D.
    Matt DonatelliMarch 11, 2016
    Great cookies! Be bold and try something other than the chocolate chip cookies though. I liked the gingersnap a lot!
  • Matthew F.
    Matthew F.November 15, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    $5 for a 1 inch slice of flour less chocolate cake? I'm sticking to the salted chocolate chip, thank you.
  • Kimmie O.
    Kimmie OhhJanuary 2, 2015
    Get the jelly donut, spiced brownie & the pistachio agave cookie :)
  • Jamie W.
    Jamie WolfeMarch 30, 2013
    This place perfect. By far the best salted chocolate chip cookie in the city (universe?)
  • Village Voice
    Village VoiceFebruary 14, 2013
    Ovenly (& 50+ other eateries) will be sampling their fare at our 2013 Choice Eats tasting event on 3/19 - can't wait! http://ow.ly/h6OAc
  • Ingrid K.
    Ingrid KenyonJanuary 12, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Get here in the AM for a quiche. I also love that they serve fresh milk.
  • Sia S.
    Sia ShinFebruary 4, 2015
    for health-conscious folks, there's the whole wheat banana bread, substantial and rich.
  • Ispi K.
    Ispi KapiciAugust 23, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Harvest muffin beats the blueberry muffin, and probably every other muffin in the world
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew ChoiFebruary 16, 2015
    Black caraway and smoked salt shortbread is to die for!
  • Pamela C.
    Pamela CastilloApril 26, 2015
    Everything is good. Come w someone else so you can share
  • Kevin S.
    Kevin SkobacSeptember 23, 2014
    I am still thinking about the salted chocolate chip cookie and peanut butter cookie I had days ago.
  • Allegra D.
    Cute spot, good coffee, amazing pastries.
  • Jonathon K.
    Jonathon KononNovember 9, 2015
    This place turned me into cookie monster from sesame street. absolutely delicious!!!!
  • Phil C.
    Phil CalçadoFebruary 15, 2016
    They don't have an espresso machine so only filter coffee. The cakes and small things are great.
  • Saarim Z.
    Saarim ZamanNovember 29, 2015
    Must get the sated chocolate chip cookies!
  • Margot M.
    Margot MazurJuly 14, 2015
    Delicious vegan chocolate chip cookies and a perfect cappuccino. Sit by the water and relax for a minute.
  • Tabitha J.
    Tabitha JohnsonJuly 21, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    I like this place more everytime I go...all the treats are so delicious and the coffee is amazing too!
  • Ian G.
    Ian GeeFebruary 16, 2016
    Everything! I especially love the Stumptown Shortbread
  • Sia S.
    Sia ShinFebruary 4, 2015
    the montego bay bars are like chocolatey date newtons with a crumble top.
  • Alison W.
    Alison WillmoreAugust 26, 2012
    The salted chocolate chip cookies are crazily delicious.
  • Jay H.
    Jay HarrisMarch 6, 2015
    Stumptown coffee, chocolate chip cookies, only good in the afternoon -- too much sun glare in the mornings
  • Shona
    ShonaOctober 18, 2015
    Peanut butter cookie, cheddar scones. Skip the chocolate chip cookie.
  • emma t.
    emma tangorenSeptember 14, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    basically heaven in bakery form. salted chocolate chip cookie 4 life.
  • Genevieve L.
    Genevieve L.April 27, 2014
    The luscious Brooklyn Blackout cake is the best in the city.
  • Kerim Č.
    Kerim ČamdžićDecember 30, 2015
    It seems like one of those places that no matter what you order you won't be disappointed.
  • Emily D.
    Emily DaingerfieldJuly 30, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Best chocolate chip cookies I've ever had in my entire life!!
  • Fodor's Travel
    Fodor's TravelSeptember 9, 2015
    In warm weather, take your goodies up the block to WNYC Transmitter Park for a picnic that will make everyone jealous. Read more
  • Tom P.
    Tom PavlichSeptember 23, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    The scones pair nicely with a large iced coffee.
  • Olga R.
    Olga RaskinMarch 15, 2014
    Go for the baked goods, stay to watch the hot dads roll in.
  • Tam G.
    Tam GoldsztajnAugust 2, 2015
    Loved the cheddar mustard scone!
  • Touqeer A.
    Touqeer AhmedSeptember 4, 2015
    Salted chocolate chip cookies have no comparison. I love it
  • Leigh G.
    Leigh GersonFebruary 21, 2014
    This place totally lives up to the hype. The cookies have magic powers
  • Caitlin C.
    Caitlin ClementsMay 22, 2016
    Thrillist recommends the salted chocolate chip cookie
  • Pam B.
    Pam B.January 26, 2014
    Get the blackout cake, a NYC endangered food.
  • Alexandra W.
    Alexandra WhiteJanuary 18, 2016
    The feta scallion muffin is an excellent savory treat.
  • Tommi H.
    Tommi HurmeJune 16, 2013
    Very delicious wheat banana nut bread
  • chin1ta
    chin1taMarch 21, 2016
    outstanding cookies and coffee
  • Sapana K.
    Sapana KulkarniAugust 5, 2015
    The pistachio cardamom bread is to die for.
  • Jade
    JadeMay 27, 2016
    Brooklyn Black Out cake, granola, lemon poppyseed thing
  • jessica m. h.
    jessica m. hintermeisterNovember 3, 2013
    Brooklyn Barn Almond Milk is Fantastic
  • Amanda H.
    Amanda HuDecember 11, 2016
    Salted peanut butter cookie is amazing
  • Phoenix 💥💥💥
    Phoenix 💥💥💥October 20, 2014
    Go for the salted chocolate chip cookies
  • Brittany L.
    Brittany LawrenceApril 28, 2014
    Bananas for their banana chocolate chip muffins
  • Sommer P.
    Sommer P.6 days ago
    Paul: best peanut butter cookies of all time
  • Lisa R.
    Lisa RayleSeptember 14, 2015
    Shortbread with caraway seeds was perfect!
  • Sia S.
    Sia ShinFebruary 4, 2015
    the quiches are scrumptious.
  • I A.
    I AmosOctober 2, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    The pistachio-cardamom bread is perfect for teatime.
  • Colin A.
    Colin AthensMarch 7, 2016
    vegan chocolate chip cookie
  • Ryan J.
    Ryan JorgensonOctober 12, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Anything salted. Anything with blue cheese. And just anything.
  • Theresa R.
    Theresa RoldanDecember 27, 2014
    Friendly staff and good banana walnut bread.
  • TV Food Maps
    TV Food MapsSeptember 3, 2014
    Check out Ovenly as seen on Unique Sweets Read more
  • Tiffany
    TiffanyNovember 4, 2015
    Salted chocolate chip cookie!
  • Khalillou
    KhalillouJuly 14, 2015
    Freshly baked goodies everyday!!!
  • Lais S.
    Lais SchefflerAugust 12, 2015
    Salted chocolate chip cookie!
  • Veronica Y.
    Veronica YurovskyApril 5, 2015
    Brooklyn Blackout cake is probably why you're here.
  • Nancy K.
    Nancy KimJanuary 27, 2013
    I can see my hips getting large in here!
  • Kevin N.
    Kevin NgApril 24, 2015
    They must have crack in their cookies.
  • Maria L.
    Maria LambertApril 18, 2016
    Coffee, Brooklyn blackout cake.
  • Fraser E.
    Fraser ElliotApril 28, 2016
    Lovely coffee and banana bread
  • Christian B.
    Christian BrummFebruary 6, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Fantastic scones!
  • Shannon S.
    Shannon SSeptember 8, 2015
    Vegan chocolate chip cookies and coldbrew!
  • Brian
    BrianNovember 22, 2015
    Great scones.
  • Yelena P.
    Bomb gluten-free treats
  • Kien N.
    Kien NguyenMarch 25, 2015
    Awesome cookies!!
  • Francis G.
    Francis GulottaJune 26, 2015
    Peanut better cookies!
  • Natalie
    NatalieMarch 24
    Stumptown Shorty
  • Alyssa F.
    Alyssa FooteMay 10, 2015
    Mmm sconewiches
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