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267 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101 Directions

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Just a heads up as of today... we walked 10 blocks to try them out, and they are in the process of relocating. Please check their website before you head to their current address on Commercial Street.

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Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

— All food is gluten free, some drinks may not be gluten-free

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Celiac

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Exclusively gluten free so everything is safe

I had my first chicken pot pie in 10 years, absolute heaven 🤤

Safety


Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

— All food and drinks are gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

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We love Bam Bam! My favorites are the breakfast sandwiches and quiche, but everything is great. Dedicated GF bakery.

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Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Reported to be dedicated gluten-free and celiac friendly. However, menus and staff change frequently, so please verify before visiting!

Gluten Free Features

  • Bread/Buns
  • Cakes
  • Cupcakes
  • Gluten Free Menu
  • Pies

Categories

  • Bakery
  • Dairy-Free Friendly

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Oh, my!
Plenty of safe GF options, both hearty and sweet!
What an amazing Almond Horn!
Whoopsie Pies at Bam Bam Bakery in Portland Maine
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Returned after many sad years away and BamBam does not disappoint. Amazing delicious and so affordable!! Cinnamon rolls are the best EVER tasted since GF. How many can I put in my carry on suitcase? Awesome bakery. Lemon bars are the best. I had Stromboli for lunch one day. It was delicious !! So enjoyable when in know I don't have to worry about gluten! Wish this bakery was in California! Easy walking distance from old port.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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The entire bakery was gluten free and had such a great options

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Yes

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Oh, sweet heaven. I got out of there with a very reasonable bill of $25ish. Molasses cookies, sprinkle cookies, chocolate chip cookie, oatmeal raisin cookie, eclair (!), lemon square, apple pie bar, and a snickers bar - amazing! We haven't eaten it all yet, but feedback on the lemon bar, chocolate chip cookie, and oatmeal cookie was, "yum"! My complaint about the eclair is that the filling was too loose. Just to be able to go somewhere and tell the kids that they can have anything they want is such a treat!

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Yes

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Great selection, fair price. Food tastes great. Only place I've been able to find gf tiramisu.

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Yes

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Fantastic assortment of items. Went for breakfast and lunch. Severe gluten allergy and no issues. Delicioso!

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Awesome food and superb service. Wonderful to find celiac safe away from home that tastes so good. Made my day!

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Yes

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Wish this was in Maryland!! So hard to decide what to eat🙂

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Excellent!! Everything GF and most dairy free too. A DF GF paradise.

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My 7 year old had a cinnamon roll and was in heaven. Delicious!

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Yes

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OMG! All the things my celiac daughter has never had! Where to start?!! Fantastic find

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Gluten-free heaven! Delicious baked goods, pizza, bread, and more!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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The entire bakery/cafe is gluten free. There are so many options! I enjoyed a slice of pizza and a Whoopie Pie :-) highly recommend.

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Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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So amazing!! The bagel and the chicken pot pie were delicious. So many options, it felt so safe!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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The best cinnamon roll ever (DF too!)!! A must for any celiac passing through Portland! I was in Heaven!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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THE BEST BAKERY EVER. TRY THE CHICKEN POTPIE!!!! Everything I tried here was incredible!!!!

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Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Amazing bakery. DF options across all kinds of baked goods. Wild blueberries coffee cake was FABULOUS.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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AWESOME PLACE!!!!!!! Everything is gluten free.... EVERYTHING!!! The eclair was my favorite, they go fast, since it is such a hot commodity for celiac people, like me!! Definitely stop here if you’re in Portland!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Excellent baked goods at this dedicated gluten free facility! The pizza and sweet baked goods were very tasty. I was less impressed with their savory dishes, including their soups.

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Amazing baked goods. You will not be disappointed. Everything is GF.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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A MUST if you are in the Portland area

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Entire place is gluten free. Lots of amazing options to choose from. Prices were decent as well. Food was very good!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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When BamBam opened, it was a fabulous place but when the new owner took over the quality plummeted. I decided to give it one more try and the cookies I bought for my son were ROCK HARD. I will never be back...BUT if you are desperate for GF, this place is safe but not that great unfortunately.

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Omg...thank you thank you!! So much to choose from and could not be happier. You have made celiacs so happy! It's nice to travel and be safe for a change.

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Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Travel from Boston from Bam Bam. Simply the best!! Don’t miss them.

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Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Amazing! Such a variety of baked goods. Includes dairy and nut free items, too. Great breakfast!

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Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Everything is gluten free! Staff isn’t the friendliest but the baked goods are great.

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Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Yum!! Amazing selection and super yummy sweets.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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This place alone makes a trip to Portland worthwhile for someone who can’t eat gluten. Stopped in for breakfast and split an egg sandwich with my fiance-amazing, then a brown sugar cinnamon “pop tart” that was like the real thing but 10 times better. If i lived nearby i would be there every weekend to try something new. There was so much to choose from.

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Yes

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Everything here is gluten free and delicious!

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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We were so happy to find this bakery. My boys were ecstatic to learn that all of the beautiful desserts were indeed safe for them. We have also had the Mac and cheese, lasagna, and chicken pot pies, and they were delicious. We will be sure to stop by whenever we are in Portland.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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Bam Bam is an Absolutely Gluten Free bakery. Fresh and delicious with a great staff to boot. Make this a part of your visit to Portland Maine. I would give it 10 stars....if I could!

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Yes

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So good!!!! Small cute area to eat in, yummy desserts!

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Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Completely gluten free bakery with many yummy options! Highly recommend the cinnamon roll.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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I LOVED this bakery. It’s 100% gluten free (absolutely amazing!) with so many different options. They have the classic baked goods to breakfast sandwiches and other snacks on the go. Really wonderful!

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Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Wow! Wow! Wow! Delicious food and all gluten-free! Perfect for celiacs!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Super friendly staff and the Whoopie Pie and cupcakes were amazing! Dedicated gluten-free facility! They have other things besides baked goods.

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Delicious! We ate a snack there and brought goodies home too. The peanut butter fudge was my favorite. It was awesome to be able to order anything I saw on display!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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I walked in and was taken aback by the selection. I had to ask the hostess at the counter which items were GF. She chuckled and said-all of it:) I had never experienced that. I had been GF for 4 years or more but live in rural Maine. Since then, we hit the place up every trip. I have a full blooded Italian wife who is not GF. She still buys treats here by choice...that speaks volumes!

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Yes

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Not celiac

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The staff was welcoming and very helpful. They didn’t seem put out at all that I had to look at everything before making a choice, and offered great suggestions. also, weird side note, ❤ the 90’s tunes playing

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Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Dedicated gluten free bakery and the food is DELICIOUS. Try the strata and scones. Can’t recommend it highly enough!

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Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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you MUST stop here for gf/df goodness.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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If you have celiac go here now! Completely dedicated facility. No outside food allowed. Some rotating breakfast and lunch options. All very good.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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This is a dedicated Gluten Free Bakery with breakfast and Lunch options also. So Good! I wish there were more places like this. It's so nice to be able to see delicious food and be able to eat it all! Love the chocolate eclair!!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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Not celiac

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Good to have 100% dedicated facility. However, we thought it was a little overrated. Having been to gluten-free bakeries in Asheville and D.C., I didn't think this one lived up to my expectations.

We tried the whoopie pie (great to have one in Maine), banana chocolate bread, quiche (too salty), eclair (nice but wanted more filling) and the strata (best).

Also, the coffee was wonderful...

The woman taking orders could have been friendlier! I shared it was my first time and then ordered, and she was pretty impatient.

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Nothing beats a dedicated gluten-free facility! Their goal is to be a great bakery first and foremost, gluten-free is secondary. That's smart; while they are incredibly careful and sensitive to allergies/Celiac disease (there's a sign posted on the door warning people not to bring in any outside foods), they want to appeal to more than just the niche of GF eaters.

More than simply a bakery, they have a variety of foods including pizza, quiche, and other things beyond simply desserts. The biggest and best GF restaurant I've ever been to!

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Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Seems a great place for lunch. I got some baked goods, fresh and frozen.

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Updated 3 years ago read full review

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100% gluten free facility with many dairy free and vegan choices. Whoopie pies were delicious, as well as the cinnamon rolls. Definitely stop here!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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