There’s Only One Remaining Old-Time German Bakery In All Of Texas And You Need To Visit

Few people know the oldest operating bakery in Texas is hiding deep within the Pineywoods region. Eilenberger’s, an authentic German sweets shop, has been around since before the 19th century — and you can taste the years of practice with each bite.

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Visit the bakery’s website or Facebook page to learn more.

Have you ever been to Eilenberger’s? If so, what’s your favorite dessert? Let us know, and check out our previous article for another historic bakeshop: A Remote Texas Bakery, Slovacek’s Serves Some Of The Best Czech Treats Around.

Address: 512 N John St, Palestine, TX 75801, USA