"Where the art of joyful dining is yours to discover"

Hours & Drive Up Window

The Bread Basket is open Tuesday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Saturdays and evenings for private parties by reservations only. For your convenience we have a pick up window for call ahead orders.


The Bread Basket

113 East Main Street

Manchester, IA  52057

Phone 563-927-4611



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The Bread Basket in downtown Manchester, Iowa.

Facebook & Twitter

For a quick reference on what's happening each day, be sure to 

Like Us on Facebook and Twitter (@breadbasketman).  You will see our daily lunch specials and options for 

our mouthwatering desserts. 

In the News

In 2017, The Bread Basket was selected as one of the "99 Best Restaurants To Try In Iowa". One restaurant was selected from each of the 99 counties in Iowa with The Bread Basket being the pick of  Delaware County!

The Bread Basket

We're Easy to Find

We are located in the heart of downtown Manchester on Main Street.  Look for the blue and white awning and all the happy people inside! 

Our Wines

We have a great selection of wines from Tycoga Winery near DeWitt, Iowa and also John Ernest Vineyard located near Tama, Iowa.  Purchase a bottle to enjoy with your lunch.

Our specialities

Signature desserts like our White Chocolate Banana Cream Pie & Cheesecakes are made from scratch every day.