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) #1 of 4 Bakeries in Reading #10 of 43 Places to Eat in Reading $$ - $$$ , Cafe
32 Lincoln St, Reading, MA 01867-3143
+1 781-942-1199
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  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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Swiss, Cafe
$$ - $$$
32 Lincoln St, Reading, MA 01867-3143
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am impressed with the delicious ham or spinach cheese croissants...quick, hot and mouthwatering. They've been so for years. I wish more of the bakery items were less similar tasting and more flavorful. Linzer cookies are great, both varieties! In and out fast, important for...More

Thank Nicolina74
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is a small bakery. Only couple of tables. But the very nice stuff and good bakery makes this place so popular. Personally I am very recommend this bakery.

Thank Evgeniy K
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Have you dined at a five star restaurant or flown on a European airline and said Wow! about the rolls. This is one of the major bakers who supplied that quality. I can no longer afford the airline or 4 or 5 star restaurant, but...More

Thank BruceDMullen
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Pastries are wonderful and the breads even better. Small place. Nice location, especially for commuters taking the train into Boston. Have always found the staff pleasant and helpful.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I LOVE this place! I lived in Germany for years and loved going to the local backerei to get fresh bread and baked goods. I cannot emphasize how fresh and delicious Swiss Bakers products are!!! if you haven't gone here, make this your next stop!!!

Thank Olivia H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Good coffee. Decent pretzel rolls. Soft but not as soft s the Pennsylvania Dutch ones in Reading Terminal (Philadelphia). Not as good variety as the one on Western Avenue but it is conveniently located on the Reading train stop.

Thank TousPourUn
Reviewed 3 June 2016

My lunch salad was interesting. Of the two choices of dressing, I chose the Italian, which seemed to consist of turmeric and curried vinegar/oil. It had a very 1950's flavor... But my Caprese sandwich was very filling and my dessert was so delicious that I...More

Thank Elspeth
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I was so relieved to see another review mention the owner, Thomas. What an arrogant man! I had bought a Berliner for my son, who took one bite and mentioned how oily it was. The owner heard him as we were sitting in the uncomfortably...More

Thank Lona446
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Our parent company is from Switzerland and we have used them twice for breakfast and lunch. always delivered fresh to our office and our bosses say it tastes like home. would highly recommend them.

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Great Swiss bakery in the Reading, MA train station. Perfect for picking up a snack for the train ride or just stopping in for a treat. They offer a wide selection of baked goods along. Then shop is small, but offers a couple of booths...More

Thank 995Traveler47
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Swiss, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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07:00 - 14:00
05:30 - 14:00
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05:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Lincoln St, Reading, MA 01867-3143
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 781-942-1199
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