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Wild Goose Bakery Cafe

18 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9753
+1 831-659-5052
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oatmeal” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“baked goods” (7 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
18 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9753
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The only reason this does not get Excellent is that it closes at 3PM and sometimes earlier. I understand, as their afternoons are sometimes very slow, but it is a great place to take a laptop, grab a coffee and sandwich or pastry and work...More

Thank MontereyVagabond
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I have never had such good scones. Seriously! Soft and crumbly, slightly sweet with chunks of white chocolate scattered within. Absolutely delicious! We also had a brioche roll stuffed with ham, provolone and caramelized onions. Heaven! To be honest, there coffee is probably the best...More

Thank ohdonnaoh
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Its a darling place to enjoy a leisurely breakfast. We had five in our party and two dogs (lab & yorkie). I had the oatmeal which was steel cut topped with organic strawberries, blackberries, bananas and blueberries along with a bit of brown sugar. Organic...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee Martin ( he may be grumpy at times just ignore)makes the best espresso, cappuccinos period Any information for local happenings will be disseminated here. Visited by artists, winemakers, farmers, Locals. Charming warm. Roxanna is a brilliant multilingual owner who is widely traveled and...More

Thank VillaUmbria
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Wild Goose Bakery offers delicious bakery items and homemade European style sandwiches and great lattes. This is definitely a locals spot where you might see cowboys, authors, musicians and resident celebrities meeting and discussing world politics, art, photography and how the local high school...More

Thank Kathryn O
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a locals/mix-and-match-furniture/help-yourself kind of place. Fresh homemade breads, bagels (no, not a NY bagel, but so what), and pastries. Delicious egg combinations on a roll, avocado-tomato-and-cheese on a freshly made roll. Excellent coffee, selections of loose teas.

Thank sjlm
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Inside the coffee is great the conversation audible 50s music its a home from home for Carmel Valley residents. Wi fi

Thank michael c
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Sit down and enjoy the best pastries in the quaintest cutest bakery. Very conveniently located in the middle of the Camel Village, The Wild Goose feels like a family. Meet your neughbors and make new friends!

Thank Emmanuelle L
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We decided to explore Carmel Valley Village since we had been staying at Carmel Valley Ranch. We loved the look of the village and stopped here for coffee. Very quirky place, very friendly staff and very good coffee.

Thank GerMar60
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The coffee here is probably the best in town. I visited this shop every day for the week that I was working there. Day 1 had an excellent kona, a Costa Rican & a French roast. By day 5 only the French roast was available....More

1  Thank Dennis F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9753
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carmel Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-659-5052
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