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Big Sur Bakery & Restaurant

47540 California 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
+1 831-667-0520
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“pizza” (105 reviews)
“bread” (74 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
47540 California 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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1 - 10 of 706 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Sure, one can dine at Sierra Mar/Post Ranch ($125/pp excluding wine) or at Sur House/Ventana ($90/pp excluding wine) or a few other restaurants around the Hwy 1, but none will have better food served by gracious wait staff. Our firsts of sautéed chanterelles and smoked...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Every time we go to Big Sur we have lunch and/or dinner here. The food is always great and there are always interesting items on the menu. The service is terrific and the people are very knowledgable and friendly

Thank bennettg988
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for gas, directions, a restroom break, and a little something to eat. Gas was a little higher than other stops just down the road. The Bakery was very crowded. We arrived about 930 in the morning and many of the pastries were...More

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Cuteness overload!! We saw this place from the road and drove in because it was so adorable! The gardens are so pretty; this was a great place to relax and take a break with a good meal during our long drive. I had the vegetarian...More

Thank SummerLove11
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Top notch Gourmet bakery. Best hot cocoa ever (seriously). The Yule log is basically chocolate pudding and is incredible. The entrees are made with the best quality ingredients and are delicious. One of my favorite restaurants of all time.

1  Thank puffer29625
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Could use a gluten free option... I know I know.. Even some fruit! Was just hungry and jealous of my BF breakfast. HE said it was delicious and the coffee was great.

Thank nicole h
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Such a great spot for brunch or baked goods. Their pizzas are fabulous and the chicken on the brunch menu is a must-try!

Thank Erinrafa2014
Reviewed 8 February 2017

There's not much in Big Sur so we stopped at Big Sur Bakery & Restaurant and ordered the best turkey sandwich we've ever had. A 5-star review for an amazing sandwich, great service and awesome late

Thank jet1011
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for brunch before heading up to San Francisco. conveniently located by a petrol station . Nice artisan sandwiches but not a wide selection. Their home baked cookies and coconut macaroons were very yummy, i bought more to take along the ride. Coffee...More

Thank MTL66
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Being rather disappointed by the the POST RANCH INN we then discovered this bakery(it is more of a restaurant/cafe) and how cool. Amazing setting, such cool vibe and perfect food and service. LOVED IT

Thank Butterfly-lane
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Alett G
28 October 2015|
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Response from fatsoknacki | Reviewed this property |
You will need a reservation for the evening - it was rammed when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47540 California 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Sur
  • Phone Number: +1 831-667-0520
  • E-mail
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