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Winkler Bakery

525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
+1 336-721-7302
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pound cake” (25 reviews)
“ginger cookies” (15 reviews)
“bread” (64 reviews)
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525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you visit Old Salem a visit to this bakery is a must. We tried the cheese stars from the discount shelf and they were fine. But the cookies were great especially the chocolate chip.

Thank journalmytrips
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Every time we visit Old Salem the bakery is a tradition. The Ginger Snap Cookies are great and we always get enough to have them at Christmas time!

Thank VLSepp
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Don't forget to stop at the Winkler Bakery! Old Fashioned sugar cake, Moravian cookies, etc. You can tour and see how the ovens were made. There is a small shop upstairs with several rooms to sit in. Don't forget the Sugar Cake! Best warmed up...More

Thank Curious791551
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We went to the Bakery every week for many years since my Mom was a guide at Old Salem. You must try the Moravian Sugar Cake and the Moravian Cookies there. My family makes them better (it's the love) but this is the only bakery...More

Thank mythmage
Reviewed September 16, 2018

You have to stop and try the delicious warm bread and a coffee. When we were there, there were also 2 or 3 school trips so it was a bit chaotic and there was nowhere left inside to sit. But we just took our coffee...More

Thank CartoonsL
Reviewed September 12, 2018

A piece of history, very interesting. Love their ginger cookies and sugar cake. Everything is baked fresh in the "old way".

Thank sandrawI9466UQ
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Wonderful coolies and cakes as well as breads fresh from the oven. Authentically baked. Visit for sure when in Old Salem!

Thank rolesville_dave2013
Reviewed July 29, 2018

A great place to visit,product was fresh the sugar bread was goood when you heat it up.What great ladies that worked there.6/25/18

Thank abcman33
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Winkler’s is not only part of our Christmas and Easter celebrations (real Moravian Sugar Cakes, Hot Cross Buns, cookies, and bread, etc.), they are also a great treat during the rest of the year. Big “insiders” bakery in Winston-Salem! Use the Ginger Snaps and whip...More

Thank J8494DQmarkh
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Cute, fattening. I was not intrigued, my partner bought a bunch of very fattening stuff. We ate it. I died.

Thank roadgard
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Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 S Main St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5327
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-721-7302
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