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“Enjoyed the calories” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Village Baking Company

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The Village Baking Company
5531 E University, Dallas, TX
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Ranked #10 of 128 Bakeries in Dallas
Cuisines: Bakeries
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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Enjoyed the calories”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

OMG...thank you fellow yelpers. You steered me to a sinful place. Got the choc almond roll (or something like that). I felt the calories going down and enjoy every one of them. Also purchased the choc croissant that's like a pound cake. I'm salivating while writing the review. You will not go wrong with this place. Definitely a wonderful treat. I just couldn't work there- LOL!

  • Visited February 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Lubbock, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“The chalkboard says, "Fresh Pastries & Artisan Breads"”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

You need to look fast to find this place, which is across Central Expressway from the main Southern Methodist University campus and the new George W. Bush Presidential Library. There are SMU buildings on this side of the highway, also, so don't drive away thinking you're lost if you see a sign saying SMU. Heading away from the highway service road, scan the sidewalk near ground-level for a little chalkboard that says, "Fresh Pastries & Artisan Breads." Heading toward the highway service road, look for a plain white sign that says, "The Village Baking Company," on the side of a red brick building just past a big concrete multi-story parking garage. The small parking lot between the red building and the parking garage has two picnic tables (each with a little vase of flowers), and that's where you can eat your pastries and artisan bread if you don't want to drive off right away. This place sells terrific pastries (we never got as far as trying the bread) and gives away coffee. Forget about décor or staying out of the weather, and just appreciate the great pastries for as many mornings as you are in the neighborhood.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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