Sunflower Bakery and Cafe Sunflower will be CLOSED April 22-30 for Passover.

Rosh Hashanah FAQ

When is the deadline for ordering for Rosh Hashanah?

The order deadline is Friday, September 8th at noon. No online or phone orders can be placed for the holiday after this time.

Do you Ship?

Yes, we ship year round and to 48 states. Click here for our shipping menu options.

Is there a list of pick up locations?

Click here for a full list of our Holiday Pick up locations, dates and times.

I can’t seem to check out, it won’t let me pick a date or the location I want.

This typically means you have something in your cart that we are not selling the week of Rosh Hashanah. Please be sure that only Rosh Hashanah menu items are in your cart and it should allow you to select the correct date and location.

How long will you be selling Round Challah?

Round Challah will be available Tuesday through Friday. We will be selling Round Challah exclusively from September 12st until October 8th. Traditional, Braided Challah will be available before and after these dates on Thursdays and Fridays. 

I’m getting my order 5 days before we are eating it, how do I store it?

We supply a comprehensive list of storage instructions for all our desserts and breads here.

Can I get other items on your regular menu?

During the Holidays, Sunflower Bakery focuses our attention on just our special holiday items and select regular menu items for these few days. No items outside the Rosh Hashanah menu page are available September 12th – 15th.

 I have food allergies. Do you have a list of ingredients for your baked goods?

2023 Rosh Hashanah Product Ingredients PDF

Will you have a special Holiday menu for Sukkot?

Yes, the Sukkot menu will be available to pre order online on September 11th. Sukkot items are available after Yom Kippur, September 26th until October 15th.

I forgot to place my order by the deadline, what can I do?

We have two retail locations for same day, in-person purchases. We do not hold items for purchase, they are first come first serve.

Cafe Sunflower
6101 Executive Blvd
North Bethesda, MD 20852

Sunflower Bakery
5951 Halpine Road
Rockville, MD 20851 

What are your retail hours?

Cafe Sunflower
Tuesday to Friday 9 am – 4 pm

Sunflower Bakery
Tuesday- Friday 10 am – 4 pm