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Erick Schat's Bakkery

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American, Dutch, Cafe
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763 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2427
+1 760-873-7156
06:00 - 18:00
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Fri 06:00 - 20:00
Sat - Thu 06:00 - 18:00
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Canyon Lake, California
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Schat's is the best bakery with wonderful goodies, they are not inexpensive but delish!! I love all the breads, just look around and yummm, the sweet ones with gooey frostings are wonderful as the spicy and cheesy ones. the cookies and candies are tasty as well. go in the back and have them make a fresh bread and fresh cooked... More 

Thank 2kitty2
North Carolina
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143 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is huge and seems intent on attracting the tourists, but still, I really liked it. All kinds of bread and pastries, plus of course souvenirs for sale. I bought some old-fashioned sourdough bread which was quite good. The pastries looked very good as well. Service, if just a tad harried, was efficient. It's a fun place and worth... More 

Thank travelviapurple
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love the breads from this bakery. They have a variety - olive, honi-sqaw and shepherds are our favorite! We have also tried their raisin and walnut bread - delicious!

Thank Sierrasfan
Lakeside, California
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Obvious choice for fresh baked goods. They need to offer gluten free products for those that can't enjoy this obligatory stop on highway 395!

Thank Scott C
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is like stepping back in time or walking into a German Bakery enjoying all the smells that when your Grandmother would cook. What a great place for lunch, snacks, and to see what everyone is talking about. A great place with lot's of history which makes the visit fun, and the food is delicious. From the baked goods to... More 

Thank David N
San Diego, California
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103 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Schat’s is a classic pit stop for travelers on the 395 between Southern California and Mammoth or Tahoe. This European-themed bakery has every type of sweet and savory baked good imaginable. They are famous for their sheepherder bread. The shop has narrow walkways that make it hard to navigate; it is also usually very crowded. In fact, the sandwich line... More 

Thank Susie1028
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35 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best bakery ever. Mouthwatering. I didn't like the ice cream so much, but I bought the best beef jerky I have ever tasted. I should have bought more. Tons more.

Thank aqpaz
Melbourne, Australia
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bestist ever sandwich and soup!! Easy to see why this place has full car park and 15 minute queue to get sandwich!! Located in Bishop (population 3,567) there appears to be a loaf of bread for sale for every resident in town. This institution must be feeding every sane person driving US395. Make sure to stop.

Thank Simon M
Canyon Lake, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While Schat's has been around forever (I first come here in 1970) and has a large assortment/inventory of baked goods, something is missing these days: Flavor? Personality? Uniqueness? Seems like just any other bakery now. Nothing really special,about the food. Way too "touristy".

2 Thank joycefleming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped there as a large group and pre ordered food for the next day. The sandwiches were wonderful, the staff efficient and helpful. The food is soooo good. We will be stopping there again in 2017 for a group order.

Thank CharB239

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Dutch, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 763 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2427
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-873-7156

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