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Magnolia Bakery

1240 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1522
+1 212-767-1123
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana pudding” (212 reviews)
“cupcakes” (490 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1240 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1522
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had some macaroons which were quite good but the standout was the banana pudding, lovely. Great place to catch a coffe and a cake whilst on the move.

Thank BigSlimJim
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although quite packed when we visited, it was worth the wait. We especially liked the Apple Crumb, made to perfection! We will definitely return on our next visit to NY.

Thank cgernst
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to try Magnolia Bakery because of friends and a particular skit called "Lazy Sunday." Magnolia Bakery is one of my favorites! I have been here 2x this year when in New York. The staff is super friendly, and everything I have gotten from...More

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have the Banana pudding without chocolate. Brownies are very dry and not tasty. Had good cupcakes but they are a little disappointing

Thank Vca23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok yeah - so banana pudding doesnt sound appetizing but you have to try it to love it. It was really different and delicious. Dessert lovers - must try!

Thank swetamodi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like cakes, cookies and all this kind of sweets well here is your paradise, the best cupcake I ever eat in my life, amazing! Beautiful to see and super tasty..

Thank Laura V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone is nice and friendly! They're always busy. It's on the corner street. Try their banana pudding! Ask for a sample.

Thank bombshellx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you don't mind the sugar rush the banana pudding is AMAZING! We dropped in after having had dinner elsewhere but had saved ourselves for this delicious pudding..... Yum Yum!

Thank Lizzy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The banana pudding was as good as any I've had or made at home in the South, so even though it was very good, it did not too what I'm used to. That bar is pretty high though! Also had a red velvet cupcake that...More

Thank Greatestoasis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came with my wife during iur honeymooon trip. It was so good and tasty that we came again the day after (: We had a cupcake, a cheese cake and the legendary banana puding which you cannot miss!

Thank Itamar H
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Questions & Answers
21 March 2017|
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Response from glorias723 | Reviewed this property |
About 10 minute walk
Colleen E
30 September 2016|
Response from Alexanderfcampbell | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be best to call them As we only went in to But a few cakes But they do have more than one store in Manhattan Hope this helps
Sue H
27 January 2016|
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Response from scousegod | Reviewed this property |
No. But you can stand and have a coffee and Danish if the queue isn't too big!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1522
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-767-1123
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