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The French Bakery

Calle Avaroa | Opposite Fluvial Tours, Rurrenabaque, Bolivia
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastries” (30 reviews)
“brownie” (9 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Avaroa | Opposite Fluvial Tours, Rurrenabaque, Bolivia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bakery is owned by a french guy who imigrated to bolivia. What I personally really liked is that he's every day personally there, and integrated himself and his business very well to the culture here (e.g. offering the local kids a free croissant or...More

Thank stifu93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We first came here for breakfast after stepping off the night bus in Rurrenabaque and it revived us! They have a large selection of smoothies and juices, coffee, tea and then delicious pastries and cakes. Very cheap and Delicious! You can eat in or take...More

Thank helsbebangin
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We had some small things to eat here and two juices and it was perfect! Really Nice and not That expensive. Worth a try!

Thank meikevansteenis
Reviewed 26 April 2018

I visited here when I was back packing 4 years ago and still dreaming about the amazing pastries, Utterly delicious. fresh tasty, perfect

Thank ellie w
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Best French bakery I've ever been to, which was a bit of a surprise considering where it is. We opted for this place and the organic coffee over the free hostel breakfast every day in Rurre. Also so cheap - 4 pastries and 2 coffees...More

Thank Lily M
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Superb french bakery. Excellent choice (including gluten free) and all delicious. The quiche and mushroom croissant were particularly good.

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Genuinely French bakery, absolutely delicious pastries. Such a nice surprise in this area! Definitely worth a visit. Try the brownie!!

Thank m1284726283920237
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

You must visit the French Bakery in Rurrenabaque - ideal to pickup a quick breakfast before jumping on to a jungle trek - most pastries are priced around 5-7 Bolivianos each - they have cheese / mushroom / ham / chocolate / etc - well...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We went here a lot of times during our stay in Rurrenabaque. Every day for breakfest and during the day for sweets and juices. Fresh, delicious and fair prices (1 - 7 Bs per piece).

Thank marijkeverhasselt
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A nice little oasis of classic French baked goods (with nice coffee) within a jungle of limited food options.

Thank Andrew L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 12:30
13:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 12:30
06:00 - 12:30
06:00 - 12:30
06:00 - 12:30
06:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Avaroa | Opposite Fluvial Tours, Rurrenabaque, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Beni Department  >  Rurrenabaque
Iedere dag verse franse broodjes met diverse (zoete en hartige) smaken; echt top!
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