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The Model Bakery

644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
+1 707-259-1128
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (98 reviews)
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6:30 am - 6:30 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Every time we travel to Napa, we stop by Oxbow Marketplace. Right next door to the market, Model Bakery has a store. We go there to buy the English muffins. Since my wife saw the Food Network show where chef Michael Chiarello endorse the muffins...More

Thank Kendmv
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We went here early and got the English muffins. They were good. Tasted very strong of butter so i toasted it and ate it plain.The coffee here is from stumptown.

Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Really the only place to get true bakery bread - afternoon bake is always awesome for the baguette. Of course the english muffins are great, but I eat too many of them.

Thank Daniel Z
Reviewed 26 October 2016

i had a pizza slice and apple tort for lunch. Both were excellent. However, my server didn't heat either of them up enough. They were lukewarm, not warm. Also, it was a bit expensive but it is St Helena so this is to be expected....More

Thank Silverwoods
Reviewed 14 October 2016

All great, but go before 8 as the line for coffe get's frustrating. Their breakfast fare is really, really good!

Thank ian B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I ordered 2 items. The pan au chocolat was probably the poorest one I have ever eaten. A lot of bland dough and a miniscule amount of very hard dull chocolate inside. I would rate that a Zero. The cranberry walnut bread was decent, not...More

Thank cvalentino
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Wow, i had seen this place on the food network and thought I would try it on my next trip to Napa, so glad I did, went twice for an english muffin both times! They were fabulous, flaky, crunchy, soft and delicious! Now ordering some...More

Thank pjt8413
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Awesome place to grab a coffee, a sandwich or a baked good before wandering around the Oxbow Market!

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We went for a walk our first morning in Napa, and stopped here. This is the real deal - a unique english muffin, which is part of an amazing breakfast sandwich; outstanding pastries, and fantastic sourdough bread. We ended up eating breakfast here every day...More

Thank smudpu
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome English muffins! What a great way to start the day. Nice area outside with tables and benches to enjoy a coffee and English muffin. A must have if you're in the area.

Thank AJMcma
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Oi R
1 March 2017|
Response from Anish S | Reviewed this property |
lines are usually long by 830 am...earlier the better as this is really popular!
Oi R
1 March 2017|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast sandwich is a breakfast thing... may be available until noon but I would not count on it...Bakery opens at 6:30 during the week and 7 on the weekends... Peak morning hours are around 8 to 10.. earlier or later... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-259-1128
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