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C'est La Vie

) #1 of 2 Bakeries in New Hope #8 of 66 Places to Eat in New Hope ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French
20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
+1 215-862-1956
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (28 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
“eclairs” (8 reviews)
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20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It has now become tradition for us - anytime we're visiting New Hope, we make a stop at C'est la Vie where an array of jewel-like pastries, pies, cakes & French breads continue to tempt. This time it was the Pear Frangipani that beckoned...so delicious!...More

Thank OldBridges
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best kept secrets in the region. The pastries and breads are amazingly good. The only problem for me is that it's not close enough for regular visits.

Thank JNC1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out for a morning drive with my hubby and stumbled upon C'est La Vie. It's a little off the beaten path. A very nice French man suggested I try the chocolate almond croissant, which I am happy I did. Sooo good! Not dry or overly...More

Thank CRSunflower
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had a lovely breakfast here on a stop over while cycling the area. The food was delicious, it's more than just a breakfast stop, they have a lovely deck overlooking the river, good coffee and friendly service so rare in tourist towns. The croissants were...More

Thank EZGoingTraveler10001
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I enjoyed a fruit tart here and the crust was light and not too thick or crusty. It reminded me of bakeries I enjoyed when visiting Europe, particularly a London bakery in the SoHo section.

Thank goodfoodrocks77
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I have been to France a few times and this place does not come close to what they offer there. Everything looks a lot better than it tastes. No lightness. No flakiness. Hardly any goat cheese in the tart I ordered. What gives?

Thank TrayBN
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My husband & I saw their sign and ventured down the lane to the Bakery. We had the chocolate macaron, raspberry tart, and almond croissants.All of the baked goods in the display case looked great.The coffee was good. The service was good. The owner/baker is...More

Thank divaschaefer
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Really disappointed with this place. It promised so much but delivered little. We passed by one time in the winter but we're running low on parking time and didn't have much cash on us (they don't take cards) so we ended up leaving it and...More

1  Thank cristobal_v_s
Reviewed 13 April 2017

An absolute MUST when visiting New Hope. Huge selection of awesome pastries. Delicious coffee. Very friendly service. All pastries made on premises. Highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Marjorie1754
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stashed away in a little side street this uniquely French pastry shop is a treat. Unique variety of delicious fresh homemade pastries and breads that will blow you away. This place is the real deal and the pastries are rivaled only by our actual travels...More

Thank Matt K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
Friday
07:30 - 18:00
Saturday
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  New Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 215-862-1956
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