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Golden Crown Bakery

1103 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Ranked #4 of 1,540 Restaurants in Albuquerque
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: Golden Crown Panaderia is a old fashion neighborhood bakery in the Albuquerque old town area. We have had the honor of not only being on the Food Network once in 2004 with the show Food Finds. We are now being featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives : Guy Fieri for our pizzas. We have supplied breads and pastries to many of Albuquerque's finest restaurants and hotels including the Hyatt Hotel, Petroleum Club, Smirolls International Cuisine, Albuquerque Convention Center, Amadoes Pizza, etc. Many of our wholesale and retail customers have been using our baked good for over 25 years.We are now strictly a retail bakery with an amazing coffee bar, We server the first ever New Mexican Style pizza, Our Garden fresh salads come from our indoor garden.The Food Network has featured our New Mexico Green Chile Bread. Empanadas, Pizzas, Our Turkey Bread Sculptures. and Biscochitos
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Washington, D.C
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were in town for a day and took the kids to the science museum just down the road. Trip advisor and diners/driving/dives love this place when i was researching the trip so I made a point to go. I would have never stopped in this tiny non-descript place in a mostly residential area if I had not been guided... More 

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Albuquerque, NM
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Thirty or so years ago, Golden Crown Bakery was in walking distance from our home in a residential downtown area. It was difficult to not frequent too often. At the time the bakery did not serve pizzas or salads, but the baked goods were a true treat. They are famous for their green chili bread, which is still one of... More 

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North Carolina
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70 reviews 70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Bakery provide a real taste of traditional baked goods at very fair prices. Tried several cookies, fruit empanadas--all good.

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Salem, Missouri
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45 reviews 45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My wife and I had lunch at the "Golden Crown Panaderia" bakery on Saturday 12/20/2014. We ordered a medium Hawaiian pizza for two on whole-wheat peasant crust with red onion added to the default pineapple and Canadian Bacon toppings. With that we ordered medium coffee flavored milkshakes with whipped cream. The waiter who brought the milkshakes was superb and very... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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86 reviews 86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The tablecloths are colorful oilcloth, the staff are nurturing even when the place is busy, and the fusion of cultures here is a long way from the artificiality afflicting too much of Santa Fe. Albuquerque is real, if not glamorous, and so is Golden Crown. True to its panaderia roots, the bakery turns out melt-in-your-mouth biscochits (New Mexico's State Cookie),... More 

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Albuquerque, NM
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147 reviews 147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great creative crusts like blue corn. Nice generous salads. Fun bread like green chile. Tasty empanadas.

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Cedar Crest, New Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A group of us went here and we had pizza and beer. Both were good as was the service. We did have to wait in line quite a while to place our order, but the staff was very friendly. It is a small, rustic place but comfortable. For my taste the pizza was a bit bland, the pastries okay but... More 

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

7 emanadas, a mango coconut smoothie and vegetarian pizza for two later and I did not understand why the #1 rating. They used a syrup for the smoothie, the bread for the empanadas was a burnt and the pizza, even with green chile breading was bland. The cook came to talk with us but the girl running the register did... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This place is a must visit in Albuquerque. Stopped by for lunch and was greeted with a really awesome cookie. Can't remember what it was called, but it was a hell of a way to be welcomed! You can smell the baking bread from the parking lot. I got the Lobo pizza and a few of the savory empanadas, would... More 

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Los Angeles, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I stopped here last year while on a road trip and loved it! So, on my way through Albuquerque I made it a point to stop again....no disappointments here! The smell is heavenly as you approach the place and once inside the the menu choices make it hard to choose. We ate here a few times before leaving town. The... More 

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Additional Information about Golden Crown Bakery

Address: 1103 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone Number: 5052432424
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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