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A&J King Artisan Bakers

48 Central St, Salem, MA 01970-3627
+1 978-744-4881
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sticky buns” (19 reviews)
“scones” (23 reviews)
“bread” (69 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
48 Central St, Salem, MA 01970-3627
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is everything you expect in an artisan bakery- from sweet to savory. There are two locations, each as charming as the other. My favorite thing to do sometimes is pick up a morning pastry to bring home to my husband so he can have...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank nurseria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing local bread artisan with amazing dough! I get my baguettes here regularly now! I prefer such when eating mussels but can throw jam, butters, cheese or anything on their breads!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Avledoux
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Since I arrived in Salem from Spain, A&J bakers have been a big part of my family's life. Great selection of pastries, sweet and savory, with the best local ingredients and rotating selection based on seasonal produce.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marta G
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I have always enjoyed the many baked goods from A & J Kings. They are truly a first class bakery. I particularly like their olive bread and scones. You won’t be disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank witchcity2018
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Went her for breakfast. We had the sticky bun. Omg so good. Definitely stop in here if you are going to Salem

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 853kimberleyh
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I regularly meet friends at A&J Bakery in Salem. They feature a wonderful assortment of baked goods & coffee beverages. They also offer an interesting selection of sandwiches for lunch. The breads & rolls are crusty & great to eat either on site, or to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SRoyce
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Cant say enough good about this place. Monthly specials reflect seasonality, 'regular' menu items are on so good. Sandwiches are a great size. Love their cold and hot drinks.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I bought a delicious olive roll here, and a grape danish. The bread was chewy and flavourful, and the service was friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sue F
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Salem and found this gem of a bakery. I purchased a selection of there wide range of fresh and delicious pastries and s take away coffee. I would recommend a visit.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 693brendanf
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We were visiting Salem from Buffalo and decided to stop in for coffee twice. The first morning I ordered a latte with an extra shot and my friends ordered hot chocolates. We were all extremely impressed as we watched them being made. The employees were...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Liz R
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Andrea O
August 13, 2015|
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Response from JW3031 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If AJ King cannot help you, Salem has a french bakery, Melita Fiore Patisserie on Washington Street. However, A J King is not limited and offers a wider variety of baked goods, include french items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Central St, Salem, MA 01970-3627
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-4881
  • E-mail
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