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8710 N Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA 96143
+1 530-546-2431
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Recommend that you avoid this "bakery". They've got a very limited selection, consisting mainly of "crispies" which fill-up about 50% of their display case inventory. They are CASH ONLY, and the price for a small "crispie" is $3.60 each (we're used to paying about $1.00 each for these simple treats). Don't waste your time stopping here - you'll find a... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Super nice artist lady owns this cute little establishment. The food is awful. I drive by it every day, wishing there were fresh baked goods in my town, instead of this placeholder. Please, somebody who will bake from scratch, come help this kind lady run a real bakery.

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Pleasanton, California, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

We thought we'd treat ourselves to a pastry and just sit and relax early one Saturday morning. Boy were we disappointed. They had a large selection of danish pastries and there were several customers sitting out at the tables so we thought this would be nice. The main message there was NO Public Restrooms plastered all over the area. We... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We were on our way out of town and should have read reviews first. Stupid expensive, round bread they called bagels, Chai that was really cappuccino, cheap coffee cups and lids. Just a waste of a lot of money.

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Chula, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

We stopped here simply because we were driving by and I love fresh pastries in the morning. I was immediately disappointed in the selection and was even more disappointed by the quality. Skip this place, go to Starbucks.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

When I go to a bakery I expect something better than I can make at home. I've this place beat by a mile. Worst day old danish (small) I ever had. Needed a gallon of milk for this and our almond shortbread cookie which together cost, are you ready for this over $7.50 to wash them down. Business has no... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

This establishment should not be allowed to advertise as a bakery. I should have realized the quality issue when I saw that scones, cut in half, filled with a spoonful of cream and topped with nutella were being sold as Boston cream donuts, so I bear some responsibility for the junk I was sold. I ordered 4 french rolls and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

All of the pies looked amazing when we stopped in while walking by. Nice selection of cookies and pastries - those looked good, too. The croissants looked heavy and not at all flaky, but we decided to come back the next day and pick up some of the mini pies for dessert. And they looked so good on day 2... More 

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Cerritos, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Good Coffee so so cinnamon roles, Cookies are average, Their counter person was nice. Bought Doggie biscuits thought they were a little expensive but the dog seemed to like them.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

We were here a year ago and I was unimpressed with the lemon square, Boston Creme, and others. My daughter wanted to come again this year. We drudgedly went but enjoyed it more! I was expecting dryer than average pastry and that is what we got. Overall dryer and less sweet, but a quaint setting.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 8710 N Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA 96143
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Kings Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-2431

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