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Karen's Bakery

705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
+1 916-985-2665
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (28 reviews)
“cakes” (24 reviews)
“salads” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There was so much to choose from on the menu, I would say this is a must stop place for breakfast or lunch.

Thank azuniga2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped by for lunch at Karen's located in Old Town Folsom. Casual atmosphere with indoor and outdoor dining. Wait staff very helpful and friendly. Cyclist friendly restaurant. The baked goods are fresh and delicious. The sandwiches and salads are excellent. They are freshly made with...More

Thank ranishi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The absolute best bran muffin around. I will drive out of my way for it. I can't wait to try all of their pastries.

Thank MeganLAM
Reviewed 13 July 2017

WE came late so breakfast is done and lunch menu on table, choose Salmon Pan seared and Steak Salad. Salmon come in one small piece with quinoa and my Steak salad come with arugula and corns and bits. Well, my husband OK with salmon but...More

Thank fantome-soldier
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A Folsom treasure. Delicious pastries, coffee, and other treats. Located right downtown Folsom, its a great place to stop for breakfast or lunch. So many varieties of pastries, its sometimes hard to choose, but that is a good problem to have. Recommended.

Thank Mark_E01
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Karen's has been a favorite destination when on bike rides along the American River Bike Trail. The bakery items are outstanding, as are the salads and sandwiches. I especially enjoy sitting out on the patio with friends chatting and munching away. I have also bought...More

Thank Catherine V
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Whether it is Karen's Bakery Restaurant food or her bakery selection, they have maintained their great quality and service for years. Just cruise her bake goods, pie and cake display and you will know. By the way, Karen's is always closed on Sundays and you...More

Thank FolsomCaliforniaTomC
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Avoiding "carbs", I've long ignored any place that calls itself a bakery, but trying Karen's Bakery for breakfast, I discovered that they had eggs and so on, exactly what I wanted. It was a bit of a mad house in there due to its popularity,...More

Thank thomasdosborneii
Reviewed 5 July 2017

When ever we have time, we stop for lunch or brunch at Karen's Bakery. The food is always fresh and good. The outdoor seating area is just awesome on a summer morning, and for a bicycle group, it is just ideal because it is near...More

Thank nidan196
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The place is filled with locals on a weekend. Many are biking up the lake trail for breakfast. The food is amazing, the service and staff friendly and this is a true winner. Even as a gluten free person I had a lovely meal. They...More

Thank Cynthia B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Folsom
  • Phone Number: +1 916-985-2665
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