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Karen's Bakery

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705 Gold Lake Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
+1 916-985-2665
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 16:00
Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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Sacramento, California
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426 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped by for a few pastriies to go. All that I picked out were freshly made, creative, simply delicious!!!! The restaurant was packed and everything smelled wonderful. Wish I was there for breakfast!!! I will be back for breakfast and more baked goods.

Thank ranishi
Memphis, Tennessee
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Get there early or be prepared to wait in line on Saturday! Wonderful pastry's, coffee and breakfast dishes. You will not be disappointed!!

Thank Tosh528
Folsom, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I took a friend to lunch for her birthday. The food was fabulous as always! I had the mushroom soup and salad sampler (which I almost always get!). We also had the cake sampler which encompasses a slice of 5 different cakes. Such a great idea as you don't have to make the difficult decision of choosing only one! Delicious!

Thank Terri T
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I can honestly say this is the BEST breakfast in town! Everything they make is unique, made to order and always a one of a kind menu. The only downside is that it is on the pricier side, but I still find excellent value given the quality of the ingredients. Even their fruit salad is to die for! Super busy... More 

Thank Roland W
Folsom, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Such a great place for a coffee and light breakfast. The quiche is always good or the breakfast specials. Desserts look dynamite although i haven't had any. Salads are fresh and tasty. Nice to sit outside and enjoy the weather.

Thank sallyl199
Alhama de Granada, Spain
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to Karen's many times. It is always wonderful! I took my parents there for lunch on Friday. I had the BLT and substituted avocado for the bacon. It had delicious fresh heirloom tomatoes and basil. My husband had a burger with house made fries. My mom had salmon and my dad had the BLT. We sat outside and... More 

Thank Lkezmoh
Libertyville, Illinois
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Consistently delicious. Three visits in three years and always a favorite stop in the Folsom area. Our table sampled the salmon and quinoa salad, a burger and two BLT summer sandwiched, one with bacon and the other with avocado. All A+

Thank san679
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you feel like a salad for lunch, try Karen's. They are fresh and different. The cakes and desserts are wonderful. You can order a cake for your special occasion too. Have a salad and save room for dessert, you won't regret it. Nice outdoor seating too.

Thank 206aliceo
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have a lot of August family birthdays. And everyone likes a different kind of cake. Karen's solves the problem by letting me order by the slice. I preordered a dozen slices of exactly what was wanted. And didn't have to get 4 cakes and still miss a few flavors. By the way the cake is fabulous. I've had lunch... More 

Thank Jean C
Folsom, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

At lunchtime plan on standing in line.., ôrder at counter,,pay then find somewhere to sit.. Many nice seats, lots of glass or if weather cooperates, do the patio, very relaxing.. Food is fairly good. Desserts - now you are talking. Everything is so delicious..try it all.. Staff is very friendly even when they are swamped!

Thank Tired_of_FilthyRooms

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Gold Lake Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Folsom
  • Phone Number: +1 916-985-2665

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