dedicated. a gluten free bakery & coffee shop

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$ • Bakery, Cafe
dedicated gluten-free badge Reported to be dedicated gluten-free
Reported GF menu options: Bread/Buns, Cinnamon Rolls, Cookies, Cupcakes, Dessert, Donuts, Muffins, Pasta, Pizza, Sandwiches
4500 E Speedway Blvd #41
Tucson, AZ 85712

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Celiac

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This place is wonderful and everything is gluten free. A Celiac’s dream! They have gluten free and dairy free options for those with additional sensitivities

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

Updated 1 month ago read full review

Celiac

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I eat here frequently due to their dedicated facilities and convenient schedule, but would probably it pass by if it weren't for that. The quality of their baked goods varies wildly. Their sandwiches are... acceptable. Still, beggars can't be choosers.

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?

— Average

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for takeout
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 2 months ago read full review

Celiac

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A little pricey but worth the peace of mind! I also have an almond allergy and they don't use almond flour so I can eat here in confidence.

Safety


Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

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

Quality & Quantity


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

— Good

Updated 4 months ago read full review

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

Gluten-Free Features

  • Allergen List
  • Bread/Buns
  • Cinnamon Rolls
  • Cookies
  • Cupcakes
  • Dessert
  • Donuts
  • Gluten-Free Menu
  • Muffins
  • Pasta
  • Pizza
  • Sandwiches

Categories

  • Bakery
  • Breakfast
  • Brunch
  • Cafe
  • Coffee Shop
  • Dairy-Free Friendly
  • Delivery
  • Healthy
  • Kid Friendly
  • Lunch
  • Online Ordering
  • Takeout
  • Vegetarian Friendly

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Special! Ham , pineapple on gf bread
Banana bread
Blueberry muffins
Best vanilla cupcake ever- and GF/DF!
GF DF cinnamon rolls
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Celiac

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To be honest, dedicated it not my favorite. i continuously try to give it another chance and am always disappointed. Whether it’s their slow service, dry pastries or hygiene issues. I had better gluten free pastries when I was first diagnosed with Celiac over 10 years ago. I want to supported a “dedicated” facility, but I’m continuously unimpressed with their food. Their layout and the way you order often feels very confusing and disorganized. Pretty disappointing. I’ve had a couple good items here but honestly, it’s usually a miss. On a positive note, their take home items (bread) aren’t bad.

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?

— Average

Updated 5 months ago read full review

Celiac

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These folks allow people to eat inside so they are unmasked. I walked out. Dangerous in these contagious Covid times.

Safety


Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

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

Quality & Quantity


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

— Excellent

Updated 8 months ago read full review

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I ordered ahead for some sourdough rolls. The rolls were really good, and that's coming from a mom who just had to switch over the household for my son, who was recently diagnosed. When I took my son with me to pick up the rolls, he picked out a cupcake. Have to say, not impressed with either the taste or dryness of the cupcake. I'm willing to try another kind, in the hope that it was just a fluke. I do look forward to trying their sandwiches and other breads, though. And, my son did not seem to have any issues from either the rolls or cupcake. (He's under 5, so he can only communicate so much.)

Safety


Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

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

Quality & Quantity


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

— Good

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Other Characteristics
  • Good for kids
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
Updated 8 months ago read full review

Celiac

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I had the chicken club and it was delicious! Definitely big enough to satisfy. Would recommend for sure!

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

Updated 9 months ago read full review

Celiac

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Visiting from out of town, we were glad to find a dedicated gluten free cafe. Breakfast sandwiches and breakfast pastries were delicious, and staff was very generous.

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?

— Good

Updated 11 months ago read full review

Not celiac

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Their food is so good, their pies and brownies are amazing. The staff is always really nice too.

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

Updated 11 months ago read full review

Celiac

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This was our first time here and we really enjoyed our sandwiches, the club and the ny new York. I'm looking forward to trying all the baked goodie we bought. The staff are very friendly and helpful. However it wasn't until I left that I remembered that when I looked them up it said that they had pizza and pasta and I did not see it in the menu. Wish I had remembered to ask about that.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Great variety of bakery items! They are very tasty and a really nice option for gluten-free without having to bake everything myself.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Not celiac

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As a gluten free snob and cook myself, I will only eat the best tasting and made products. IE I avoid them when the first or second ingredient is sugar. While in Tucson during the stay at home order I called ahead to order the rosemary bread, some Cookies, a cupcake and cinnamon pull aparts for treats. They were lucious and I so appreciated Rebecca, the owner, confirming to me that all could be apportioned and frozen for eating later. They could not have been nicer, the bread was still warm and it was the best gf sourdough I’ve ever eaten and rivaled some of the best nongf sourdough I’ve eaten as well. If you’re a serious bread person, or bread baker and want someone else’s loaf, this is the best place to go. When I leave I hope they’ll ship frozen loaves! They do sell mixes too. Thank you Dedicated!!

They are clearly dedicated to their community and amazing about communication. Rebecca the owner is so patient.

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

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for breakfast/brunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Good selection of healthy options
Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Cute little bakery/restaurant. I got some muffins and a few cupcakes. A bagel and rosemary rolls. Staff very knowledgeable and I will be back

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is fantastic! The coffee cake, strawberry shortcake and three little piggies were all delicious! My husband who isn’t gluten free couldn’t believe how yummy everything was. I highly recommend this place, you will not be disappointed.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Lots of tasty protein options for meals. Most of the baked goods use GF oats so just be aware as some Celiacs don’t eat even GF oats. Overall very tasty.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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You can’t beat prices like these. Amazing options

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Just checked this place out and had a piece of their coffee cake and it was delicious! Friendly staff. We will be back.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is amazing! Had the rosemary focaccia bread and it was seriously better than any wheat based bread. Definitely worth a visit!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Definitely worth a stop! Had GF/DF cinnamon rolls, and several different flavor cupcakes. By far the best GF/DF baked goods I’ve had in both categories, and I have tried my share (all over the country)! Went back the next day to try more. Hardest thing was not trying everything!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Excellent tiramisu 🏆 doesn’t taste gluten free - makes a great birthday cake 😍

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Great food, great staff great prices highly recommend

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Dedicated GF

We special ordered some vegan items and they were good, but we weren’t blown-away-impressed. They rely heavily on rice flour, which is frustrating because it makes food super starchy without much nutrition. Not to mention that rice is cheap, so I’m surprised at how expensive these items are.

They ALSO use oat flour in many of their items. It’s certified GF but many celiacs (like me) can’t handle oat flour, and I don’t think dedicated GF bakeries should be using oats.

We special ordered challah, which was unusually sweet (but I haven’t had gluten challah in about 12 years so maybe I’ve just forgotten how sweet it was), but overall not bad.

The salads are extremely overpriced for what you get, and there are no vegan breads for sandwiches, which was doubly disappointing.

I’d been emailing with this place for awhile before we placed our order for pickup when traveling through the area, and it was really hard to get a straight answer about what exact flours they use in their baked goods, along with other ingredients. For a place that caters to food allergies, I expect about 5000% more transparency than this, and I expect this info to be on their website. However, once I wrote to them to say I wasn’t feeling well after eating there, they were quick to respond with the flour blend ingredients and asked if I needed or wanted full ingredients lists. I am grateful, but I wish this information was more freely available.

I am sure that the oat flour is why I did not feel well after eating here. (I have celiac reactions to oats.)

I was sad to throw away the oat-containing items I bought. So far I’m keeping the oat-free breads in the freezer to try at a later date. I’m not sure if the oat contamination will be as bad as gluten contamination, but I spent so much money on this stuff that I hate to toss it without giving it another chance.

I probably wouldn’t go back, but if you’re not vegan and you can eat GF oats, you’ll probably love this place and should try it.

The cafe is cute, with kitschy art and a board of local news. The cloth chairs are stained and the tables weren’t cleaned, but since the crumbs are gluten free, I’ll give them a pass.

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Awesome bakery with lots of selection. The mock rye is to die for. Some of the baked goods are VERY sweet so be prepared for that - and choose wisely. We love this place and come every time we are in town.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Delicious breakfast sandwich! I had eggs, cheddar cheese & bacon in rosemary bread. Cinnamon roll & brownies are superb!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Completely gluten free and delicious!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is great! The entire place is gluten free. The staff is knowledgeable and few also have celiac so they REALLY know the deal! Very helpful prices could be lower I paid around $12 for a fairly small sandwich no side but the peace of mind was priceless so I didn’t mind at all. I’ll be back soon. Highly recommend

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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They know what they’re doing! Good variety of sandwiches done in a bun and eggs. Dinner rolls and unsliced bread to go. Dense cookies. Big variety of muffins. ALL is gf. Much is also egg free and dairy free. Fun t shirts. Fast WiFi.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Eat here all the time. Great food and fair prices. Always Celiac safe.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Went to have lunch was sick in the evening. Dedicated was the only place I ate. Could not go back to this restaurant.

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This was the first place I went after my celiac diagnosis, because I knew it would be safe! Being able to choose anything off the menu was very exciting. The food is delicious, and there are so many dessert options too. Understandably the prices are a little higher than non gluten free, but it’s worth it to know that the food is safe. I highly recommend their rosemary bread! Fluffy and soft, and just the right amount of rosemary to compliment their sandwiches.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is absolutely amazing. Would definitely recommend to anyone even if you don’t require GF. They also have vegan options. Awesome bakery goods!!!!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Great selection. All gluten free and vegan options too. In Tucson for a convention, had the taxi stop here and got breakfast/desert for the whole time I would be in town

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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So, so good!!! Tons if bakery options, lots of cafe options and a cute little store. One of the best GF bakeries I've been to in the US. A MUST STOP!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Service is very slow but the GF options taste good. Not a large GF selection if you have additional food allergies like egg though.

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place has a vet good selection and what we had was really good. I had the New York New York sandwich with sourdough bread. Yum!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The sandwiches and bread were really good but the baked goods were just ok. Would definitely go back!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Amazing!! To find a dedicated GF place is so rare. We are glad we chose to drive the 6 miles from our hotel to this place. The staff was friendly and helpful and the food amazing!

Tried “The Don” and an Avocado sandwich along with a mocha and a blueberry pound cake. Excited to be taking a bunch of pastries home for the kiddos to try.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Great variety, prices and service. Great tasting sandwich with fresh ingredients and great 'chew'. Very impressive menu. They ship too!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I absolutely love this place! My favorite place in midtown to get a completely safe bite!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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They were out of everything under the sun, I felt it wasn’t very organized and that’s about it!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is a dedicated gf place which is great! The sandwiches in my opinion are overpriced for the small portion that you get. The taste was passable and peanut butter cookies were grainy. Sorry no return trip for me.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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Not celiac

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The best cinnamon roll I've ever had!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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the owner is awesome prices are great and churros are amazing! love this place will definately be back!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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gf jalapeno cheese bread was awesome!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is amazing!! Please do yourself a favor and come it a sandwich, scone, and cream puff! Best gluten free bread I have ever had, and it's makes great sandwiches. I just had sour dough with a "Tucson it's a dry heat" sandwich. It pretty reasonably priced as well. It's located perfect for anyone going to the park place mall, or anywhere central or east side. They even have a mini food store & kick ass t shirts. The staff is so friendly, and the owners are sweet, understanding, and love what they do. Always leave way too full!!! Thank you Dedicated for being you!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The people were super nice and helpful! However they used oat flour in most of their desserts, which for some celiacs is still not okay. Not very many vegan options and they were out of their vegan cheese when I went. My selection was little and I ended up getting a salad, which was good but just not what I'm looking for when I go to a gf restaurant.

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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Outstanding and extrememly accomadating for other dietary needs. Basic sandwiches, delicious and excellent bakery.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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Perfection!! I'm here visiting and have found my spot! Super happy :)

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Fabulous, fabulous GF food. Great coffee, wonderful bread and a rather excellent chocolate eclair. I also picked up a t-shirt that said "My buns are gluten free".

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Enjoyed our sandwiches here ... they use Boars Head meats. Easily accommodated GF and DF (and latex free). Bread on sandwiches tasted more like a cornbread; sandwiches were also on the small side. But, it is nice place and wonderful that they are a dedicated facility where you can get a sandwich without worrying about getting sick.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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