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French Pastry Cafe

1005 Carlsbad Village Dr Ste B, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1883
+1 760-729-2241
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The French Bakery is a Carlsbad staple. It has long been the go to for pastries and stunning... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Teresa S
San Diego, California
via mobile
Croissants & Cookies Yum!

This is the place to go for delicious, fresh croissants and for my favorite Almond Marzipan... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Huntington Beach, California
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3 weeks ago
“Croissants & Cookies Yum!”
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1005 Carlsbad Village Dr Ste B, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1883
+1 760-729-2241
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The French Bakery is a Carlsbad staple. It has long been the go to for pastries and stunning cakes for a very long time. I highly recommend the chocolate covered macaroons. So moist. The dark chocolate is a perfect companion to the coconut. They are...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to go for delicious, fresh croissants and for my favorite Almond Marzipan Cookies. The cookies remind me of the years when I lived in Europe. You just can't find perfect ones, very often, locally. The young lady working the counter was...More

1  Thank Soulmates2012
Reviewed 22 June 2017

fantastic selection, very fresh even in the mid afternoon, absolutely top of the line. the staff was very helpful all my family was delighted with the selection. I am only sorry that I didn't find the cafe sooner!

Thank stephenc625
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Excellent place for breakfast or an afternoon treat. The pastry is outstanding. You won't be able to resist.

Thank Arnie310
Reviewed 20 July 2016

First off - a real French pastry chef, Olivier, runs this place. He is amazingly talented and pays attention to details. You can see a picture of him and his baby behind the cash register, where he is pretending to roll him into a pastry...More

1  Thank bkm425
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We have gone there for several years for bakery products. Finally tried their quiche and was impressed.

Thank Bob7779
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Tucked away in a smallish strip mall you'll find this great French Pastry shop. They make their baguettes fresh daily as well as other goodies. I am especially partial to their chocolate stuffed brioche. All their desserts are wonderful. Be sure to stop in the...More

2  Thank copejenney
Reviewed 19 January 2016

My mom and I came across this gem early one morning. From the delicious cafe au lait to the dazzling array of yummy pastries and sandwiches, it was scrumptious!

Thank paradise96744
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We were looking for some french baguettes while visiting our son in Oceanside, in order to cook a real french meal, and this place makes real authentic french baguettes. We are french, living in France, so I guess we are kind of "expert" in french...More

Thank Gatinaise
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This is the best kept secret in Carlsbad for breakfast. Good coffee, fresh ingredients, crepes and good prices make this a wonderful spot for breakfast. Friendly staff that work hard to please. Breakfast is served until 2. Pastries and baguettes are not bad either!!!

Thank Magaroons
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