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Caramel French Patisserie

€€ - €€€French
281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
+1 978-594-0244
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (9 reviews)
“macaroons” (41 reviews)
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281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went into Caramel after seeing the beautiful display of macaroons in the window, but inside, we were wowed by the pastries. As I browsed the display case of artful cuisine, my mind was filled with memories of similar pastries which we enjoyed while on...More

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking through Salem and passed this Patisserie, did a U-turn to go inside and see if it truly was an authentic French Patisserie. YES!!! Anyone who has traveled in Europe, knows exactly what I am talking about. I hope Salem realizes what a gem they...More

Thank BamTamOK
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This patisserie was a lucky and much appreciated find. We dropped in for coffee and pastry for a mid-afternoon snack. The pastries were not only beautiful but fresh and very tasty as well. The best part was that the pastries were full of natural flavour...More

Thank Tleemur
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Superb! They have macarons and croissants, but we were there on Official Fancy Dessert Business. We had 3 different types of their (very fine) patisserie: Royal (dark chocolate), 3 chocolates, and Sophie (berry). They are presented, fittingly enough, like jewels, in a spare but elegant...More

Thank noel617
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Wanted to check it out, but upon our walking up to the door, the woman inside ran to it and locked it. It was 5:50 and the place closed at 6:00. Some guy was watching her sweep up. We won't be going back.

Thank SteveR4626
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I had no idea about this place. A little hidden gem in Salem. The aroma of fresh bread & pastries when you open the door makes the knees weak. I’ve never seen pastries with such vibrant colors before. I felt just like a little kid...More

Thank stacki4625
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We come from a small town and have never had Macarons before. Wow, what a treat. They are so good. We also tried a couple of the other desserts. Very good combined with quick friendly service. A nice place to stop for a quick tasty...More

Thank Lmunster
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Too many wonderful desserts to choose from.Too pretty, piece of art,afraid to eat,but did enjoy every bite!Reasonable price for a piece of heaven.

Thank Tinny_60Richmon_MI
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Came upon this amazing bakery by accident, just strolling about Salem, on my way to one of many tourist attractions. This is, in essence, a small art gallery of amazingly crafted and beautifully displayed French pastries. The ambiance is relaxed, clean, with large windows, and...More

Thank Carmenda
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Strongly recommend you find time to pop in here, the patisserie is outstanding. Just do it, please! You won't regret it!

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-594-0244
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