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French Bakery & Delicatessen

4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
+1 757-625-4936
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible37%
25 Jul 2016
“Do NOT walk away....RUN AWAY from this place!!!!!!!”
23 Jun 2016
“Hope...is not a good selection method. ”
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CUISINES
French, Delicatessen
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fast talkin' owner....gets you off guard....and then goes "in for the kill." I swear. I went in to buy some "thank you" treats for my doctors office staff. He took me in the back room for a "taste" of his éclair filling, all the while...More

1  Thank PBA1117
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Expectations were low when I walked in, hoping the production of a solid baguette would offset deficiencies notes in other reviews. The other bad reviews are spot on...no need for me to repeat. I went with what they pushed, the pastrami with an orange donut...More

2  Thank OntheRoadwithJoe
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This place is a perfect example of not to judge a book by its' cover. One of the best hot pastrami sandwiches I have every had!

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

$9.50 for a grease laden "fresh" fig apple peach tart...espresso was not bad for small cup $4.50. Owner kept trying to sell perserves and last package of fresh figs...even after I politely said maybe later. Personally not my cup of tea..er..coffee.

1  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 7 August 2014

In the early 70's my hubby & I would stop at the French Bakery for sweets before our visit to the Zoo. I was much surprised to discover- ( we live in Northern Chesapeake) they are still open and still make the same beloved Orange...More

3  Thank JoAnn113
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We ordered oyster stew, sandwiches, creme horns and fruit cake $110 Ok to pay if good Oyster stew 2 oysters plus full of bread soaked in milk Pastrami was fatty and average Saving the fruitcake for later Creme horn filling tasted like wedding cake frosting...More

2  Thank stevegO5076DS
Reviewed 13 December 2013

But if you are interested in quirky good food, pricey, in a funky, throw-back little place... it is a must. Norfolk native and haven't been? Shame on you! Order the soup - whatever it is that day... and try it out. Have fun and engage...More

2  Thank Jhsoulen
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Ok, that was the best I can say. Good, not great and certainly NOT worth what we paid. I was craving a French horn.....but $7.50 for a French horn that didnt have pastry cream, but more of a shortening buttercream filling. My friend went with...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Bought an cocconut chocolate pastry. Clerk - the owner - put apple pie filling on it. Really??? This seems like a bakery from outer space. OMG -what planet is he from. And unbelievely pricey. Mind boggling awful!!!

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 17 August 2013

A single small chicken salad sandwich came to $12. No sides, no drink, just a sandwich, wrapped in wax paper, stuffed into a small brown sack. There is nothing to excuse the outrageous prices. This is not fine dining, but he seems to think it...More

1  Thank Robert K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:30
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-625-4936
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