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Jean Paul's Goodies - CLOSED

656 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1513
+1 949-494-7832
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible46%
9 Aug 2014
“Ding Dong! The Witch is Dead”
4 Aug 2014
“We won't have JP Goodies to kick around any more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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656 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1513
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

Good Riddance! This dude has been using a cheap knockoff of Seinfeld's soup nazi schtick for years to make his coffee and pastries seem more like more of a delicacy than they actually are. It actually seemed to work too. His pastries are so-so, and...More

Thank cbcito
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Jean Paul's Goodies is closing (for good) on August 9. A local reviewer characterized the place as fair coffee with alleged home-made goodies. It will soon be gone forever.

Thank LagunaMike
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Children and I were yelled at and kicked out of store because I has a star ucks coffee culinary my hand. It wasn't even Starbucks coffe. I had reused cup and filled with hotel coffee. I even set the cup outside the store door and...More

1  Thank Tuberose95
Reviewed 15 May 2014

The pastries and coffee at Jean-Paul's are delicious. We visit 2 or 3 times on every trip to Laguna Beach. Jean-Paul himself has always been easy to engage in conversation and friendly. We have never had the problems with him that other customers complain about....More

Thank PhoenixRiver
Reviewed 28 August 2013

The owner is a nutty psych case. Rude, loud and could care less if you buy anything...and to oblige, I didn't. As a bonus (looking behind the counter); call the health dept!

1  Thank bobwills2013
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Not quite sure how this place has stayed in business for all these years. Perhaps people overlook the rude proprietor's behavior for a good cappuccino or espresso. I had asked for an iced coffee on a warm summer late morning and the proprietor told me...More

Thank Hotel-Designer
Reviewed 23 April 2013

I would give a zero rating if I could. The coffee is ok while the pastries are good. But the owner's arrogance is beyond acceptable - he should not interface with customers. Went once and will never return. Andrees Patisserie is even better and the...More

Thank foodie543_13
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Let's start with the food. Jean Paul has the best chocolate croissants in Laguna Beach. He has excellent coffee. There is adequate parking. The place is charming. Jean Paul is a total, weird, mean, condescending, human being. I will admit that I have not been...More

2  Thank LagunaMike
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Great coffee, but owner a little wierd... French and arrogant. This is purely a coffee shop with pastries.

Thank LagunaBell
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Ah, what can i say about Jean Paul? It's true, he has the best French coffee around (rich & strong Cafe au Lait) and his pastries are to die for, but be prepared for his grumpy nature! And heaven forbid, NEVER ask for a cappuccino...More

Thank lizyap
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  • Address: 656 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1513
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-7832
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