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Desperately Seeking Nanaimo Bars-Seattle

Jeri L Mar 12, 2011 08:41 AM

I have a crave for a Nanaimo bar but I need ONE, I can't be trusted with a whole pan of them. Has anyone seen them in Seattle lately?

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  1. lavaca RE: Jeri L Mar 12, 2011 01:06 PM

    Street Treats sometimes has them, but you should probably check first before driving across town to find the truck.

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      Jeri L RE: Jeri L Mar 12, 2011 02:06 PM

      I found them myself at Madison Park Bakery, but I thought the filling was too sweet. Not Bird's Custard like it really should be.

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        Cascadian Connoiseur RE: Jeri L Mar 12, 2011 04:57 PM

        West Seattle Thriftway usually has them. Maybe call first if it's a decent drive.

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          Johnny West RE: Cascadian Connoiseur Mar 12, 2011 06:30 PM

          Sounds good. I've been going to Victoria for Nanaimo Bars.

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          pusherman RE: Jeri L Mar 12, 2011 11:03 PM

          I think I've got this straight now...when I first read the headline, I thought you were looking for recommendations for great bars in the city of Nanaimo...and I was impressed that so many people had recommendations! What, pray tell, is a "nanaimo bar"?

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            Jeri L RE: pusherman Mar 13, 2011 03:04 PM


          2. voodoobec RE: Jeri L Mar 14, 2011 08:25 AM

            Michou at Pike Place Market often has them. Again, I'd call ahead to be sure.

            Pike Place Market
            1501 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101

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              gagmewithaspoon RE: Jeri L Apr 10, 2011 01:35 PM

              The British Pantry in Redmond has nanaimo bars that are actually imported from Canada. They are amazing, so good. But they do sell quickly so I would definitely give them a call before treking across the bridge.

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                LemonyRoux RE: Jeri L Apr 10, 2011 07:49 PM

                I found them this past week at the Interbay QFC (Dravus & 15th).

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