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Kelly's French Bakery

402 Ingalls St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5800
+1 831-423-9059
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (28 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
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402 Ingalls St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5800
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more than a bakery. Lunch they offer sandwiches, soups and salads and egg dishes for breakfast. There is a sunny patio for dining outside. A little pricey, but fresh.

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although people might come here for the sweets, there's a large enough selection of sandwiches, salads, soups, etc that it qualifies as a first-rate lunch spot. Portions are generous (though you can order 1/2 sandwiches) and my husband and I split a BLA (bacon-lettuce-avocado) sandwich...More

Thank pmjc
Reviewed 10 June 2018

You stand in line, get your tableware, find a table and....wait. Oh, you wait. The food comes and it is fine, sometimes good, sometimes just OK...but the prices are too high for no service, bus your own table.

2  Thank Kate320
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We were enjoying the shops at Swift Street Courtyard and stopped in for a little sweet snack. We started with some great small macaroons then couldn't pass on a tiramisu. The macaroons were great. The tiramisu wasn't bad but we're a little picky and should...More

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We were disappointed the first time we came here, but decided to give it another chance. Today was even worse - mediocre, overpriced food and nonexistent service. Two strikes and they’re out!

1  Thank olive2eat
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Stopped by to pick up some desserts to go. Freshly prepared baked goods. Modern and casual atmosphere. Outdoor dining available. Line was pretty long but moved well. The apple strudel and chocolate desserts were very good.

Thank ranishi
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Came in for a quick breakfast. Being a bakery we were a bit hesitant they may not have any “breakfast” options. We were wrong. Great selection. We ordered the mini quiche Lorraine along with the breakfast burrito and a mini chocolate and raspberry mousse. Absolutely...More

Thank kodymo
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I rated this average instead of poor because it has plenty of nice comfortable seating, both indoor and out. The reason we were disappointed is because this is a bakery and they were out of croissants!!! How does that happen? It was between 10 a.m-11...More

2  Thank aandmrun
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Kelly’s French Bakery is a great spot to stop for a treat and a chai latte. The line up is sometimes long but it is worth the wait! Breakfast orders also looked awesome! There is indoor and outdoor seating. I’ll be back!!

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Back in town and I had to stop at Kelly's for some treats. The tres leches cake is still very good, but I would not call it a tres leches. In fact, the tres leches purists among my friends would simply say "pucha, 'ta rico...More

Thank GourmandTrashPanda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Ingalls St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5800
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-423-9059
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