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Magnolia Bakery

107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
+1 212-682-3588
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped by this little bakery on our way back to our hotel. It was crowded, but the service was fast, so we were out in a jiffy. The brownies were delicious! They have plenty to choose from and everything looks scrumptious. I recommend a...More

Thank TexasLady40
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a wonderful breakfast after we watched the Today show and before we headed out of town. The cinnamon and banana muffins are to die for! And they make the BEST iced mocha.

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here for the famous banana pudding and they were sold out so I opted for a mini red velvet cheesecake and a peanut butter toffee bar. The cheesecake was really good, very dense and not too sweet but the star was the bar....More

Thank Desiraprewitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't get it!! My kids love these cupcakes I however don't think so. Taste like cornbread with icing. However the banana pudding was good nice and creamy lots of flavor.

Thank paula m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had coffee and cake in the grand central station location in the lower food hall. Great selection for the cake lover.

Thank wwfc1877
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after getting dinner at Chelsea Market, and we bought half a dozen cupcakes. The cupcakes were all good, but I have had a lot better. I would still recommend coming here, and trying the other desserts they have to offer, which is...More

Thank jmak620
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forget the DIET and study the menu, then try to make your mind up what to buy. They also sell coffee.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I discovered this place before going on holiday in NYC. When I first entered I found a cozy and nice place full of sweet and cakes! Personally I found the staff a bit slow and confused.. I had to wait a little time to receive...More

1  Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The place is well known for being in the tv series Sex and the City, and for its superb cupcakes. I tried a few types of their cupcakes and did not think they were worth their reputation, honestly my sister and I did not like...More

Thank vivaforever83
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Heard about the Magnolia Bakery and decided to visit. We purchased cookies and most of them were pretty good. We'd planned to visit a second time when vacationing in NYC, but he got busy and never returned. Perhaps, our next visit....

Thank Mrs R
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-682-3588
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