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262 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103-1818
336 725 8321
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Ranked #80 of 571 Restaurants in Winston Salem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $10
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert, Ice Cream
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dessert
Description: Since opening in 1930, Dewey's has been baking traditional favorites such as Moravian Cookies, Sugar Cake, and Lovefeast Buns. Dewey's is also Winston-Salem's destination for cakes for birthdays, weddings and other special occasions. Blue Ridge Ice Creams, a Winston-Salem favorite for over 25 years, recently joined Dewey's, bringing their delicious ice cream, gelato, sorbet, milkshakes and more. The bakery's newest treats include cake pops and cheesecake in an array of decadent flavors. Every Monday is Free Cake Square Day!
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Lewisville, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Dewey's is the best bakery in W-S. From grandpa cakes to cream horns, no where better to go. Make an effort to visit.

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Kernersville, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I didn't indulge in the delicacies although they looked and smelled incredible but did find a great novelty gift item

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Georgia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Winston-Salem may be known as the home of the "HOT NOW" signage but Dewey's can easily claim fame too for their "SUGAR" highs in the form of COOKIES GALORE. . .from spice cookies, to chocolate, peppermint covered decadence, cookie lovers will not be disappointed nor will those looking for what I would call the most comatose, amazing sugar induced luxury... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

They need to focus more on the product and elevate there game. It is just ok, and relatively pricey. Would have no problem if they were exceptional, but they are not.

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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

When you walk in the door the smell is amazing!! This is a bakery, ice cream shop, & gift shop. We liked every part. The gifts were cute. There were plenty of frozen treats to choose from. The pastries and cakes were ourstanding. When we are back in town we will defiantly eat here again.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I am a native of Winston-Salem and Deweys is a landmark institution in town - however, the last two times I have been to the store, the service was horrible - none of the staff acknowledged my presence and I noticed employees playing around in the kitchen. The bakery was not even busy and while I waited for someone to... More 

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ws
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63 reviews 63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Warning!!! Do not go in Dewey at Truway if you like bakery goods! You will never leave !!! Just fantastic from the smell of fresh baking goods to the flavors that come when you indulge on their food.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Was recently there to get a Birthday cake for my husband, first they spelled the name wrong and it was corrected but in differant color icing. After picking up cake and taking to restraunt to celebrate, opened up cake box, which was way larger than actual 2 layer cake, cake had completly slid off the cake board into side of... More 

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Zeist, The Netherlands
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60 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

Dewey's (the company) is a city landmark. They've been serving up pastries and sweets as long as I can remember and there are few locals that haven't enjoyed them. I'm enthusiastic about most of the menu, but I really like the indigenous stuff. Suggestion: 'Moravian cookies'.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I'm writing this as I stand in line for about 20 minutes. The place is packed and only 2 people working, still no site of a staff person to help us with icecream... Frustrating.

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Additional Information about Dewey's Bakery

Address: 262 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103-1818
Phone Number: 336 725 8321
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 10
Cuisine: Bakery, Dessert, Ice Cream

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