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Paris Bakery Cafe

271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
+1 831-646-1620
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (49 reviews)
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06:00 - 18:00All hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You know this place is going to be good when the queue is long with locals on their way to work. Well worth it - another trip advisor find that is slightly off the beaten track but well worth it.

Thank AdyMoores999
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth stopping by, proper French style gateaux and patisserie, delicious. Very friendly service (unlike the French)😀

Thank RodJBcn
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everybody knows that Americans can't make bread. So we were happy to find this hidden place for breakfast . The last few continental breakfasts at the hotels were poor. I was really impressed because of the varieties of European cakes and pastries and bread. I...More

Thank Natascha H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for breakfast and were met with a staff of women who were expressing their exasperation by the small line of customers by huffing and puffing and running around like headless chickens. Not asking if ANY of the orders were take-out or to-stay,...More

Thank Nelly G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I discovered this bakery on our second day at Hotel Abrego, it was within walking distance. My husband decided to take a morning walk there for a delicious Latte and pastries for BF. The Latte was fantastic even better than Starbucks. If you are a...More

Thank Ingrid G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The breads are very good. Desserts to die for...Try their sandwiches, very much European style! Do not forget the Seaside location on Broadway!

Thank janicealiotti
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a walk at the Fisherman's Wharf in the morning, we went to lunch at this busy cafe with tasty sandwich and abundant choice of French patiserrie. We resumed on our path to history track before the evening music program at Bach 80th Festival! The...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot of dessert to choose from. I've been coming here all the time when I want a snack and they never disappoint. The place is quite crowded around lunch time, but sometimes there's a table available to sit and enjoy the treats with a...More

Thank TRTW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's simple.......this place is brilliant. Choice, quality, quantity and environment are all wonderful......been twice since in Monterey and will go again.

Thank MJC1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love it here! They have some pretty amazing baked goods. My favorite is the ham and cheese croissant. It is tender, flakey, and very satisfying. I will often bring an extra home to have it for breakfast the next day. Their meringues are very...More

Thank stephp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-646-1620
Paris Bakery has two locations to better serve you. One is located in downtown Monterey, two blocks from Alvarado; and the other is in the center of Seaside on Broadway Ave. We are open seven days a week and offer indoor and outdoor seating for your convenience. We make a large variety of baked goods: fresh breads, breakfast pastries, cookies and French pastries. We use the best espresso and coffee beans for your coffee drinks to go with our exquisite pastries. We also have an amazing lunch menu with daily specials. We serve sandwiches, salads, soups, wraps, panini and a lot more. We also serve wine and beer. We make all products fresh daily from scratch, with all-naturals ingredients without preservatives or additives. We have been in business for more than 26 years. Family business. 271 Bonifacio Plaza, Monterey: open at 6am daily. 1232 Broadway Ave., Seaside: open at 7am daily.
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