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Renaud's Bakery and Bistro

1324 State St, Ste N, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2620
+1 805-892-2800
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“macaroons” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Cafe
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1324 State St, Ste N, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2620
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

A wide assortment of pastry, wonderful buttery croissants, pleasant staff and good coffee. This location has a small patio. The other location has a much larger and more pleasant patio.

Thank m44
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The quality and texture of their croissants are unlike any others. It is a nice location with great food.

Thank BestFoodFan
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Some of the best pastries I've eaten in years. We spent a month in France last year and encountered nothing there that wowed and tempted the way Renaud's pastries do. The quality and perfection is apparent from across a crowded room, and even then what...More

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Renaud's is just off State Street in a small storefront where you enter, decide on what you want, get a number, pay and go sit (outside is lovely) and wait for your goodies to be delivered to your table. The Quiche Lorraine and salad was...More

Thank travchef
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The pastry and croissants are as expected very good. However, the cappuccino was really bad compared to the other high rated places in SB. Watery and without any but bitter taste. You need more trained baristas.

Thank Thilo H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You really need to try both the almond and chocolate croissants at Renaud's! A local favorite for the best pastries in town!

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Real high-quality croissants are rare, but here you will certainly find the best of the best. You can have breakfast there, a great coffee and superb french pastries.

Thank Miguel B
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Croissants, chocolate croissants and almond croissants are so delicious. It is good to found french touch pastries at the corner of this plaza. We really enjoy to take time to seat at this pastry shop to enjoy croissants with coffee during this sunny morning. The...More

Thank Sophie R
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Wonderful! pastries! Delectable sandwiches. Incredible Yule Logs (order early) Your desserts will be raved at if you bring them home!

Thank jcsmsb
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We had Breakfast here. If you have ever been in France - this is how it tastes: the croissants, Baguette and even the chocolate milk. We also loved the beautiful location, sitting outside on french bistrochairs.

Thank TinaWachter
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1324 State St, Ste N, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-892-2800
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