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319 3rd, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
+1 831-623-4570
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San Francisco, California
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86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

No San Juan Bautista trip is complete without a visit to the bakery, great bread and cookies, I love them

Thank WinoExtreme
Irvine, California
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The apricot turnovers are still the best around this area. I definitely recommend them along with the Cherry turnovers. I also bought the pumpkin raisin loaf bread to share for Thanksgiving. It was a hit.

Thank GoTravel_28
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This bakery was a featured stop during the Ghost Walk. After hearing tales of the local haunts, we were treated to samples by the bakery staff. We had to return the next morning for full sized portions! The donuts are delicious. The turnovers: apple, cherry, pumpkin fillings are enveloped by well-prepared, flavorful, sugar-coated pastry dough. We bought five, large loaves... More 

Thank EAWM
Anchorage, Alaska
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696 reviews
526 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

After a morning of strolling through the stores, this is a great place to enjoy a cup of coffee/tea and have a snack...the turnovers are great.

Thank Mike P
Cumming, Georgia, United States
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for a sweet treat? This place has great blueberry donuts, apple fritter bites, and the awesome "heavenly delights". A great selection of specialty breads too. The sourdough bread is authentic and delicious. A cute little stop while walking the streets of San Juan.

Thank Paula M
Monterey Peninsula
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Turnovers were...OUT OF THIS WORLD, Be sure to bring some home. They keep very well! Many flavor to choose from.

Thank candyo59
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Just happened by this quaint little bakery. Went inside and tried their blueberry doughnut...Oh my very yummy. We also bought some cookies ...which turned out to be good. Cannot wait to go there again.

Thank Darcy H
San Juan Bautista, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The bakery is one of the oldest commercial buildings in town and for many as big a local landmark as Mission San Juan Bautista. The current owners have revived the recipes that made the bakery famous -- from the days when Ansel Adams would drive in from Carmel every week to buy his favorite bread. Personal favorite? Blueberry doughnuts served... More 

Thank Robert E
Livonia, Michigan
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We popped in to take a peak because it was very appealing. Our purchase of an apple turnover and a few (ah hem) magic bars was delicious. They also offered other pastries and breads that were equally as tempting. If you take the main drag on to see the Mission at San Juan Batista, you'll miss the small block of... More 

Thank Isabella S
Fresno, California
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204 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This plae is it! My friend suggested to visit after the mission. I was so curious since her aunt make it a point to stop here on the way home to Fresno from Carmel. Voila! I was not disappointed. If bread is vitamin I would have bought all of their baked goods that day. The place is squeaky clean and... More 

Thank marion93722

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 3rd, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Juan Bautista
  • Phone Number: +1 831-623-4570

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