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Winkler Bakery

525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
+1 336-721-7302
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pound cake” (24 reviews)
“ginger cookies” (12 reviews)
“bread” (58 reviews)
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525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited on 3rd January. Apparently all the restaurants in the Museum area are closed in January. Went to bakery looking for a nice hot coffee and something to eat. Staff downstairs in bakery section did not acknowledge us as we entered. Went upstairs for coffee,...More

Thank Highland188
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Even if you don't have an Old Salem visitor's ticket, you can still stop in at Winkler to experience Moravian goodies being baked the old fashioned way. A great sales staff downstairs will let you know what's fresh and what's popular that day. If you...More

Thank Nhampton
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We arrived at the bakery before 11:00 am. We had a nice conversation with the baker and his assistant and learned quite a bit about the bakery in 1800. I was disappointed that they were in the process of heating the oven and had not...More

Thank Mongo1234
Reviewed 5 December 2017

When you walk through the front door of the Winkler Bakery you have stepped back in time to a commercial bakery of the 1700's. It is a walk worth taking and very educational for children.

Thank byron s
Reviewed 20 November 2017

After leaving the gun shop we decided to visit the bakery. It is several blocks from the Center and most of the family walked up the street. My daughter and I drove to the top of the street, parked and went inside. The women are...More

Thank brigadier192003
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Skip the canned cookies in the back room and go for the fresh, hot from the oven, goodies by the counter and front room.

Thank TogoNZ
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The lemon cookies are good but the sugar cookies were bland and the chocolate chip cookies were dry. Overall I was a bit disappointed

Thank Sandy N
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The wonderful smells draw you into this lovely bakery. Then you are able to see the "goods" being placed into and taken from the ovens.

1  Thank Sharon O
Reviewed 11 September 2017

On Sunday afternoons our family loves to go to Winkler Bakery and buy a cookie, sit outside, and enjoy it. We buy a sugar cake for breakfast the next morning.

Thank Summertime00_8
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The breads are freshly baked everyday in the same process and traditions of the 1700's. The products are all wonderful and refreshing.

Thank Thomas R
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-721-7302
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