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Arizmendi Bakery

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1002 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3101
+1 415-456-4093
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07:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 08:00 - 19:00
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San Rafael, California
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Although parking is always a problem in downtown San Rafael this delicious and multicultural bakery is worth the effort to find a place. The bakery has fresh pastry items as well as made to order sandwiches. You can eat in or out as the weather dictates.

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Thank Lindathesilkpainter
San Rafael, California
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135 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Nice bakery collective. They always have many cookies, muffins, scones, focaccia and breads to choose from. Portions are generous and prices fair.

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Thank minimuffinlover
San Rafael, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Atmosphere feels like European shop with a excellent array of breads and rolls and warm goods. Open and friendly staff

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Thank Dennis S
North of San Francisco
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love close to Arizmendi so I often come by for a cookie (great with lots of options), some foccacia bread (hard to find a great one) or a sandwich. I love the fact that they are a worker owner cooperative and that it is evident that this is a real live working bakery. The coffee and pastries are great... More 

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Thank efejle
San Rafael, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Once you find this place, you won't want to go to another bakery. Thy even have gluten free baked goods that are delicious and I am not gluten free. Really good coffee as well. I think it is Equator coffee.

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Thank trips4time
San Rafael, California
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94 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Yummy fresh food here. Def recommend. I always stop here when I am on fourth street. Great muffins, garlic sticks, breads and cheese rolls.

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Thank 1mom2004
Healdsburg, California
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178 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I was led to this place by another finicky coffee drinker , and wasn't disappointed. . You don't need to get a fancy latte to get a good cup of coffee- just serve yourself from an urn. Good pastries, all made on the premises. Nice to support a place that is worker-owned

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Thank sfmaria101
Saint Louis, Missouri
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Really just a very limited experience, so please take that into mind with this review. I just came in to purchase a couple of pastries. I went on the basis of sweet rolls I saw on the online menu, but they did not have everything in stock or available that I saw listed on the menu I found online. I... More 

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Thank mbaltman
san francsico
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Love the fresh baked pastries for breakfast! And the pizzas for lunch. Always good, fresh and healthy options! The staff is friendly. Love their scone of the day!

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Thank sami678
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

the BEST CORN SCONEs w/ dried cherries, sounds weird but completely addictive, EXCELLENT COFFEE- better than Peets. Awesome atmosphere, happy, friendly place, wifi, love the people-watching, outside seating is great on a nice day, pizza & soups are excellent for a rainy day treat. The only bummer is that parking you sometimes need to circle a few times to get... More 

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Thank mary beth m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3101
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-456-4093

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?