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Newman's Bakery

252 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2513
+1 781-592-1550
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible13%
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“bagels” (29 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“egg sandwich” (2 reviews)
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252 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2513
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Stopped by for coffee and pastry, having driven by this bakery for years. The place could use a good cleaning throughout. Even if a place is old, it can be clean. Tables were never sanitized after people left. Pastry left me with a synthetic aftertaste....More

1  Thank DavidS60745
Reviewed February 16, 2018

great bagels and cakes, great staff and service and most of all the owners are the salt of the earth great friends

Thank jimpark70
Reviewed February 12, 2018

One of the few bakeries around. Good bread, pastries, and bagels, and the coffee is OK too. In the morning so many things are still warm!

Thank ScubaTravelers
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

I go to Newman's at least once a week and more often if I have the time before work. Newman's has been in business for decades and has been passed down in the Newman family. They have the best bagels, probably 10 flavors and they...More

Thank Mollymaggie1
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Great bakery for on the run or to take home. Bagels are hefty but not heavy. Terrific pies and babka.

Thank lawyerm0m
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Christmas Morning 12.25.16 - Our dozen bagels, pre-ordered days ago, was NOT waiting for my brother to quickly pick-up this bright Christmas morning. Instead, he waited for nearly 30 minutes, and was yelled at by the owner because he questioned whether they had simply not...More

2  Thank Anne S
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

This is a tried and true neighborhood bakery. While they are best known for their bagels don't pass up any of their baked goods! The figure eights, cheese danish and turnovers are just a few of the flaky delights offered here! Great coffee and smiling...More

Thank stephanie m
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Newman's Bakery is a fixture on the North Shore for fresh bagels every day, great coffee and delicious made to order egg sandwiches. Very friendly owners who work very hard to deliver fresh goodies every day. Highly recommended!

Thank Mollymaggie1
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I've been going here since I was a little girl and 40? Years later ,the bagels and homemade cream cheeses are still the best around And are definitely worth the calories! I had the potato pancake for the first time and must say that it...More

Thank torygirl
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We get to Swampscott once a yr and always look forward to Newman's - he bagels are fresh and NY style (do they import the water?), and they have this little egg sandwich thing that we both love. Also coffee that's strong and not foo-foo....More

Thank Insguy73
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  • Address: 252 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2513
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Swampscott
  • Phone Number: +1 781-592-1550
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