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magee's bakery

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726 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40502-1602
+1 859-255-9482
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06:30 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon 06:30 - 14:00
Tue - Fri 06:30 - 16:00
Sat 06:30 - 14:00
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Boca Raton, Florida
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great service superb food, good atmosphere. Needs to be checked out if you eave in Lexington KY. Coffee very good the best are chocolate croissants and all kind of cakes.

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Thank 10RIB
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We went here while visiting with family. The breakfast food was great and the cinnamon rolls and doughnuts were out of this world, but the restrooms kept me from giving this place 5 stars. The restrooms were dirty and very smelly, i would have rather used a construction port-o-john in the dead of summer. But the baked goods were unrivaled... More 

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Thank William C
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Crowded Saturday morning but worth the short wait in line. Wide selection of bakery goods as well as cook to order breakfasts. Multiple coffee choices.

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Thank Bill D
Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We never visit Lexington without a morning at Magee's! Their donuts and biscuits are the best. They have expanded their breakfast offerings and improved the seating. Everything is self serve but it doesn't diminish the appeal.

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Thank Lpatch
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Another gem we came across in the city of Lexington. We were tipped off to Magee's Bakery by a friend in the know, so we came here for breakfast. Since it was our first time, the very friendly woman behind the counter gave us a quick tour of the "goodies". We ordered breakfast and I also decided to try one... More 

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Thank Mike C
Florence
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285 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

So we had family weekend in Lexington for our UK students. We didn't get tickets to the donut trail thru the UK Family Association so we decided to make a real donut trail. But this was such a surprised that we have to figure out another time to come and visit and enjoy the lovely setting. They have more than... More 

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Thank Jennifer B
Lexington, Kentucky
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I've never ordered anything here that I didn't like. From the coffee to the pastries to the breakfast sammies... It's all amazing and filling.

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Thank kaytimack
Vleesbaai
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The staff were very helpful and friendly, the coffee was delicious and the sweet treats were just Devine. Nice atmosphere with loads of locals hanging out. Again the friendliness of the Lexington people have been really heart warming... thanks!

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Thank Cornelia K
Rhode Island
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed stopping in here for breakfast. I liked the variety of their menu. Sweet & savory options!

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Thank Loves_October
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We've lived in Lexington for 16 years and had always heard about Magee's but never seemed to recall it when looking for a breakfast place. And we love breakfast! How could this be, ask the Lexingtonians, and they are right to ask. We finally made it here last weekend and will definitely be back. The food and the ambiance are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 16:00
Thursday
06:30 - 16:00
Friday
06:30 - 16:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 726 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40502-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-255-9482

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?