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Paris Bakery Cafe

271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
+1 831-646-1620
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The quiche lorraine is perfect, and the almond coissants are too. The cakes are good, but could be better. Cute little spot in Seaside. A fun bit of France on Broadway!

Thank Erika R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here to buy a birthday cake. Quality, aromas, choices are as good as it gets anywhere. This is a really impressive place. Baking goes on all day with new items constantly coming out of the kitchen. Highly recommended.

Thank kneel126
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect! Great place. The pastries are excellent, as well as the quiche and are only exceeded by the extremely friendly faces which work there.

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is the bomb. Lovely French breakfast pastries, baguettes and all kinds of bread, gorgeous tarts and cakes - just like, well, a REAL bakery! No Starbucks ten-pound flavorless scones, here. The almond croissant was melt-in-the-mouth. They have grab and go sandwiches on their...More

1  Thank keeptahoeblue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had Paris Bakery's delicious danish and croissants when I stayed at Horizon Inn & Oceanview Lodge five years ago. When my inlaws booked a room at the Inn recently for a birthday, I contacted Paris Bakery a week prior. They delivered hand picked desserts...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great little bakery that I found online. So much to choose from and excellent service from all the people behind the counter. There is a very large selection of bakery items as well as sandwiches and drinks. Everything we tried was excellent....More

Thank Peggy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious pastries and coffee. Such a spread of selection and all so fresh. All of the fruit pastries taste just like you are in Paris. The staff is very kind and even the patrons are very friendly. I highly recommend.

Thank infernocouture
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My wife and I walked through town early one morning - and stopped in the Paris Bakery for a quick breakfast. As you enter the cafe, the baked goods on display are gorgeous - a wide variety of breads and amazing looking pastries. Service is...More

Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 19 April 2017

After a week visiting Monterey, I can tell you the early breakfast spots there are few and far between. Paris Bakery is a godsend for the early riser. Down the street from our hotel, we ate here twice during our stay, both times with good...More

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 10 April 2017

They are pretty fast and efficient. Everything is yummy and good. They have good lunches and cookies.

Thank chiyokocmt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-646-1620
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Paris Bakery has two locations to better serve you. One is located in downtown Monterey, two blocks from Alvarado; and the other is in the center of Seaside on Broadway Ave. We are open seven days a week and offer indoor and outdoor seating for your convenience. We make a large variety of baked goods: fresh breads, breakfast pastries, cookies and French pastries. We use the best espresso and coffee beans for your coffee drinks to go with our exquisite pastries. We also have an amazing lunch menu with daily specials. We serve sandwiches, salads, soups, wraps, panini and a lot more. We also serve wine and beer. We make all products fresh daily from scratch, with all-naturals ingredients without preservatives or additives. We have been in business for more than 26 years. Family business. 271 Bonifacio Plaza, Monterey: open at 6am daily. 1232 Broadway Ave., Seaside: open at 7am daily.