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Dewey's Bakery

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262 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103-1818
336 725 8321
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had already bought far too many sugary items during our visit to Old Salem, but all my friends said we had to visit Dewey's and try their pink lemonade bars, so that's what we did. And I'm glad we did! I love anything lemon. Something about the sweet but not too sweet mixed with just a touch of sour... More 

Thank Carmen Z
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126 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Dewey's! We go there for one of Two items. First is their Moravian sugar "cake ". It looks to me, more like an oversized thick waffle, with butter, sugar and cinnamon. Heated, they are heavenly. They freeze well also. We especially enjoy them at holiday time. Just get them out of the freezer and heat them up. 2nd,... More 

Thank queeni_traveler
North Carolina
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since I was born, Dewey's has always been our go to bakery. I live about an hour away now, but I do make it to Winston almost weekly, and Dewey's is always on my list of stops! They are even making my wedding cake and delivering it here, as a local bakery just wouldn't do when Dewey's is my favorite.... More 

Thank DivaDoll905
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Can't beat Dewey's Lemonade cake. Try a piece. Or the Red Velvet. OMG they're great. Everything at Dewey's in yummy. The Moravian ginger cookies are a must buy! Dewey's is a local favorite - if you're visiting do stop in!

Thank Aquick
Colorado Springs, CO
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628 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 975 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Planning our trip to NC, we discovered the Winston Salem region is home to the Moravians and they are famous for their cookies! We found 2 companies in town which advertise that they make them. So we went to both and were looking forward to a taste test comparison. First, we toured a cookie factory that makes them in 6... More 

Thank nowincolorado
Wilmington, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this visit. Best unique bakery. The cakes are beautiful! The cakes TASTE FANTASTIC ! We inhaled the CHOCOLATE ECLAIRES! Soooo delicious! This bakery has unique gifts too! They also have local food specialties. Great for grabing gifts for friends, hostess gifts, birthday gifts. Will visit every time I visit Winston-Salem and stock up.

Thank Beth H
Kent, United Kingdom
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205 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We just had to go in here after seeing all the amazing cakes in the window. Everything from gateaux & huge biscuits to cheesecake which is what we decided on. Huge pieces of creamy goodness freshly made on the premises. (You can watch as the pastry chefs are working.) About $5 each it was also very good value. You can... More 

Thank Sue O
Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

If you've never had a Moravian Sugar Cake, you are missing out on a wonderful treat. It's so delicious, you can't stop eating it. The bakery has delightful treats and gifts. A must go to in Winston-Salem.

Thank rritz4556
Lancaster, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

The pastries and cake squares are the best that I have every eaten. We always look for bakeries while on vacation. When I ate the cream horn, I thought that it was great, then I had a cherry pop up. It was so good that we went back the next day and got another. The carrot cake squares are really,... More 

Thank MaryAnn W
North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

My wife and I were getting together with a dozen or so friends the night before her birthday, and I thought, hmmm, cupcakes from Dewey's. I drove over at lunch, picked out a dozen assorted cupcakes, and surprised her that night. Flavors I got were pink lemonade (yes, it's a cupcake flavor!), white/white, chocolate/chocolate, carrot cake, red velvet, and chocolate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103-1818
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: 336 725 8321
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?