You Won’t Leave Empty-Handed From This Small Town Amish Bakery In South Carolina

One of the best kept secrets in Bamberg County is hiding in plain sight right across the street from the towering two-story city hall in downtown Denmark (population: about 3,500). But rest assured, when Thursday rolls around, Nelson’s Wee Bake is anything but a secret to the locals. The parking lot displays an ongoing array of vehicles moving in and out as local area residents roll in for a taste of the sweet, home-baked goodness found at this family-owned Amish bakery in South Carolina.

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Nelson’s Wee Bake is open year-round on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday only. (Holidays may affect open dates, so call head 803-793-4664 if heading to Denmark on a holiday.) The hours are Thursday and Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more and stay up-to-date on the daily/monthly specials by following the official Facebook page (be sure to select “see first” after you follow!).

Address: 4767 Carolina Highway, Denmark, SC, 29042

When you head to Denmark for some of the sweet confections found at Nelson’s Wee Bake, be sure to bring some empty water containers and also head over to the fountain of youth known as God’s Acre Healing Springs in Blackville. It’s only 15 minutes from Denmark! Learn more from this previous article!