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Artisan Boulanger Patissier

Bella Vista / Queen Village
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1648 S 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1002
+1 215-271-4688
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had carry out breakfast sandwiches several times during my recent trip. Their sandwiches on croissants are very good. Their other pastries were good, too!

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Thank Karen S
Palo Alto, California
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266 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

The owners of this world famous bakery re famous for their personal story and french pastries. Definetly worth a visit for chocolate pastries and more while visiting south Phila bakeries

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Thank marcopolopaloalto
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2013

I am delighted that they re-opened in a larger space because now you can get desserts as well, which are also delicious.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2013

I have been going for years to the old location at 12th and morris in south Philly. The new place only 2 1/2 block away is fantastic. The selection of pastries at a reasonable price can beat. The bread and rolls go perfectly for dinner or lunch. The breakfast sandwichs sell out quickly, so get there in time to enjoy... More 

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Thank Jean P
Philadelphia
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2013

At the time of this review, Artisan Boulanger Patissier is closed, due to their move to Mifflin Street. I can hardly wait until they reopen, because everything they make (that I've tried so far) is outstanding. Their new location looks to be larger & they will have expanded outdoor seating, which is great, but they're no longer right on Passyunk... More 

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Thank PortalPrincess
Philadelphia
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2013

After reading reviews online, I tried this place out on a Sunday morning. Cute little place with a few tables that were filled with people who were having a good time. I tried the almond croissant and a pistacchio and a cheese pastry. All three were wonderful! Buttery, not overly sweet, flakey. My favorite was the almond croissant--crispy on the... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2013

Wow. Just Wow. We stayed in Philly for two days and both mornings we ate there. We get one delicious chocolate croissant, the best ever pistachio croissant (my favorite) and a baguette (home made) with egg and cheese along with two surprisingly good cups of coffee. Everything was superb and well priced. After reading reviews online we drove to this... More 

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Thank N L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2013

I fell in love with their pastry , served at Anthonys in the Italian Market, 10 years ago. I tracked Andre down to his shop , and go nowhere else now for Excellent pastry. The owners, Amanda and Andre, make all their customers feel like family. They sell out early many days, so arrive early , around 730am , is... More 

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

I cannot say enough great things about this place. A wonderful Vietnamese family, from the days for french colonization, runs this authentic French pastry shop. There are scores of different pastries, all super fresh, and truly delicious, plus fresh breads, croissants, great coffees etc. etc. Do try the meat pies, the quiches, and their vietnamese hoagies. I give this the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2012

I can't tell you how happy I am to live a few blocks from this place. Love, love, love this bakery. Everything you try in this heavenly shop transfers your palate, mind and soul straight to the streets of Paris. From wonderful baguette ($1.75 for long one; $1.50 for smaller) to country loaf ($2) to multigrain baguette ($2.75) - everything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1648 S 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-271-4688

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?