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32 Lincoln St, Reading, MA 01867
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Ranked #9 of 49 Restaurants in Reading
Cuisines: Bakery
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
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82 reviews 82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We love this little bakery. So many wonderful choices and I think we have tried them all. I love the linzer tarte cookies. The quiches are very good as are the pretzels. They even have pretzel buns and rolls which make for yummy sandwiches. The berliners are delicious, maybe could be a little less dense...as in maybe the dough should... More 

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Reading, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

breakfast treats and sandwiches are very good. the filled pastries make a quick and wonderful meal on the run.

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Do not bother to pick up croissants, etc from here. The only butter that you will find in these croissants will be the butter you put on them yourself. Talk about disappointed - everything I bought from here was dry and horrible. Go to Trader Joe's and pick up their frozen almond croissants and they far surpass these. I would... More 

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boston, MA
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73 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I purchased a Groupon for SwissBakers and redeemed it today. I selected a bacon quiche,(for tonight's dinner) several chocolate croissants, macaroons, choco Berliner ( a light donut) and a loaf of Swiss cinnamon bread and a tuna sandwich on a pretzel roll. I have frozen several of the items, but the sandwich and the Berliners. Both were excellent. The Reading... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I take the train and Swiss Bakers is right at the station. The servers are very friendly , the coffee is good, and the baked goods are outstanding! The ham and Swiss croissant (and the spinach and cheese croissant) are outstanding - they bake them on the spot and they are warm and crispy and delicious. The other pastries seem... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I researched the town I went to and this place came up. Being from Germany I am always in search of some good pastries. I was not disappointed. The worst part about it is to decide which pastry to get. Luckily we were two and each got two different things. We tried the almond croissant, a Choco Weggli, and two... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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82 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

My husband and I had been craving an almond croissant and I was thrilled to see that SwissBakers had them at the Andover Farmer's Market. After getting my hair done I bought two croissants and rushed home to share with my hubby. I am not sure how to describe the worst croissant I have ever had so I won't even... More 

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Lawrence, Massachusetts
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53 reviews 53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Christmas week and I get in the wrong train and now I am stuck in Reading. I decide to walk in to this little bakery at the train station as I wait for the next train - what a pleasant surprise! The staff were so warm and welcoming! Their pastries are so delicious! The pretzels are possibly the best I've... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

although i haven't made it over to the reading location, i am a big fan from picking up treats at farmer's markets in both wakefield and boston. everything is delicious, you really can't go wrong - the pretzel rolls and breadsticks, the chocolate croissants, mmm. check them out in wakefield at the farmer's markets from june-october. i caught them a... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

SwissBakers is to be commended for their first-rate food and impeccable professional service for all their catering. Their Reading cafe is quaint and most enjoyable.

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Address: 32 Lincoln St, Reading, MA 01867
Phone Number: 781.942.1199
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Reading
Cuisine: Bakery

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