The Glenwood Bakery


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The Glenwood Bakery

This delightful artisan bakery in Glenwood bakes fresh bread and pastries, and is a sought-after breakfast spot in the neighbourhood. The bakery warrants a visit for either a quick snack (sandwiches and bagels are to die for), a more substantial meal or simply dessert. Bread is hand-formed and made with organic rye. Eggs Benedict served on Saturdays, and buckwheat blinis are a Sunday special.


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