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“Excellent Patisserie”
Review of The Taste Factory

The Taste Factory
Ranked #2 of 3 Dessert in Simpson Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$15
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Dining options: Breakfast
Description: The Taste Factory offers the unique blend of an Artisanal French Bakery, Pastry and Viennoiserie with the comfort of a French Bistro for food lovers in the heart of Simpsonbay. From crusty baguettes, melt in the mouth croissants, eggs and omelettes, savory crepes and buckwheat galettes or just takeaway sandwiches to the colorful display of pastries, the Taste Factory has something for everyone either to take out or to enjoy in the comfort of their air conditioned lounge style café, accompanied by an equally delicious range of freshly brewed coffees, teas, juices or any beverage of your choice. Breakfast meetings, corporate lunches, cocktail receptions, or birthday parties can all be catered to here and tailor made cakes and pastries can be ordered for that special event, birthday or wedding as well as special or large orders is offered to all marinas – yacht provisioning of frozen items available.
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Usually only stop here to get desserts to take away for dinner, but had breakfast here one morning. Service was friendly, but soooooooo slow. However the food (scrambled egg baguette with crispy bacon - and fries) when it came was of very high quality and enough for at least two hungry people, and the fresh OJ was just what I needed. I do think they need extra staff when they are busy, and it's all a bit disorganised, but the cafe is cool, very clean and if you're dieting, just look away from the patisserie counter....their eclairs are proper French ones with creme patissiere and not cream filling. Yum. Their fruit tarts are delicious and gleaming with fruity glaze, and their chocolate concoctions should probably be illegal. They also have a kind of Happy Pud Hour around 5 when you can get 3 for 2, I think!

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Thank Suzie M
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

Ordered fruit that I felt was not fresh. It tasted off. Perhaps other items had tainted it in its preparation so I did not eat it and did not have to pay. Coffee latte was very good. Others in my party liked their food but did not love it. Things looked great but upholstery inside on furniture was very worn. Seems to me it needs to be spiffed up a bit

Thank BAA1949
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Reviewed 12 March 2015

Breakfast, lunch and dinner with nice baked goods and sir conditioning. Their sandwiches are creative and tasty. They have beer and are one of the few indoor spots in the area.

Thank Peter P
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

We enjoy the sandwiches at the Taste Factory and we enjoy the nice walk over and back from the Flamingo on Billy Folly Road. It's a Sunday routine to go over for a Panini or baguette (I like the smoked salmon baguette) and a very French and sinful pastry.

Thank cafemom
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

Staying a week, this was our place for breakfast each morning. Service was great, and plenty of food on the plate. Eggs were great, crisp bacon and try the fresh squeezed orange juice! Breads and Pastries were excellent, and a few afternoons we stopped for some "sweets"

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Thank Philip M
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