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Upper Crust Cafe & Bakery

213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
+1 941-244-0430
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (211 reviews)
“coconut cake” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I loved this place. Awesome desserts baked daily. My wife and I had breakfast here and it was to die for. The lemon bars and oatmeal raisin cookies were so good. Great coffee. Great, friendly service. Highly recommend this place in the quaint city of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BuckeyePaulD
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Much to my surprise, I actually decided on a salad for lunch at the Upper Crust Café and Bakery and didn't succumb to the eye-popping bakery desserts. What a sensational and, for me, unusual treat! The nuts, the various fruits, the palm hearts, and the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 31 March 2018

You have to try their scones, they are the best I ever had. We also had sandwiches which everyone loved. Great place only open to I think 3 pm

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank bsk_10
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant for the past 3 years when visiting the area. This time the breakfast was average. The coffee and scones, however at excellent.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 315davidh
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We stopped for breakfast recently. We had been there before and had scones, which are excellent. This time we ordered breakfast - my husband had eggs and ham, and I had eggs and bacon. The eggs were cooked just right and the ham was good....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank dmh716
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The baked goods are exceptional, but they are not set up to handle the number of people that flock there in the morning. Carry out is just a mess. We were next in line when a woman butted in front of us announcing that she...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank originals6
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Terrible customer service from a contact standpoint. No website, nobody answers the phone when you call, no way to find out info. about the menus.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Nice little bakery and restaurant in downtown Venice. We had breakfast there two mornings and service and food were very good

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank attlefleet
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Cute French breakfast and lunch in downtown Venice Excellent breakfast and lunch menu. Pastries are French inspired but modern. The shortcake desert which prepared using a scone is outrageously good Have been here twice in last 3 weeks. Is great and prices are reasonable service...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank richardsV5730KZ
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The best scones I have ever tasted. I loved the lime coconut macaroons. I would visit daily if I lived close. We went back twice in a week for lunch. Try the fish tacos, they were the best. The strawberry filled French toast was delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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13 September 2017|
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Response from 536jennifert | Reviewed this property |
They serve traditional breakfast
4 March 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any gluten free but it is a very large menu, so a phone call to them could be worthwhile.
Raquel P
10 February 2017|
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Response from 393-On-The-Road | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! The entry has a solid slope from sidewalk to inside the cafe with ample room inside around each table to accommodate a wheelchair. Or you can dine out front on the sidewalk where there are 4 or 5 tables.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2075
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-244-0430
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