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Upper Crust Cafe & Bakery

213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
+1 941-244-0430
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (202 reviews)
“coconut cake” (9 reviews)
Closes in 14 min
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Much to my surprise, I actually decided on a salad for lunch at the Upper Crust Café and Bakery and didn't succumb to the eye-popping bakery desserts. What a sensational and, for me, unusual treat! The nuts, the various fruits, the palm hearts, and the...More

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 1 April 2018

You have to try their scones, they are the best I ever had. We also had sandwiches which everyone loved. Great place only open to I think 3 pm

Thank bsk_10
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant for the past 3 years when visiting the area. This time the breakfast was average. The coffee and scones, however at excellent.

Thank David H
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We stopped for breakfast recently. We had been there before and had scones, which are excellent. This time we ordered breakfast - my husband had eggs and ham, and I had eggs and bacon. The eggs were cooked just right and the ham was good....More

Thank dmh716
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The baked goods are exceptional, but they are not set up to handle the number of people that flock there in the morning. Carry out is just a mess. We were next in line when a woman butted in front of us announcing that she...More

Thank originals6
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Terrible customer service from a contact standpoint. No website, nobody answers the phone when you call, no way to find out info. about the menus.

Thank James H
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Nice little bakery and restaurant in downtown Venice. We had breakfast there two mornings and service and food were very good

1  Thank attlefleet
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Cute French breakfast and lunch in downtown Venice Excellent breakfast and lunch menu. Pastries are French inspired but modern. The shortcake desert which prepared using a scone is outrageously good Have been here twice in last 3 weeks. Is great and prices are reasonable service...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The best scones I have ever tasted. I loved the lime coconut macaroons. I would visit daily if I lived close. We went back twice in a week for lunch. Try the fish tacos, they were the best. The strawberry filled French toast was delicious...More

Thank waves40
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We discovered a real little dining treasure during our first visit to Venice, Florida! (We wished we'd planned a little longer visit, so we could have enjoyed this delightful French-inspired family café again...and again!) The "Upper Crust Café & Bakery" is a memorable destination, with...More

Thank Sharon P
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Jennifer T | Reviewed this property |
They serve traditional breakfast
5 March 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any gluten free but it is a very large menu, so a phone call to them could be worthwhile.
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10 February 2017|
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Response from 393-On-The-Road | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! The entry has a solid slope from sidewalk to inside the cafe with ample room inside around each table to accommodate a wheelchair. Or you can dine out front on the sidewalk where there are 4 or 5 tables.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-244-0430
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