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The French Bakery

28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
+1 843-342-5420
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (93 reviews)
“french toast” (52 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Seeking a good cup of coffee, we found it plus a delightful meal. Well laid out menu, great food. Fresh ingredients and thoughtful presentarion. We took home pastries for later. Definitely will return again.

Thank jal9556
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have a "rule" on trips (retirees don't take "vacations") to try each place once, and then search out alternatives to broaden our range of dining experiences. AFTER one brunch visit to The French Bakery we agreed that rule didn't apply while we visited Hilton...More

Thank Trainmaster78
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is by far the best little place to get authentic french pastries. Now that they have moved to their new location, it seems that business has really picked up. However, we really enjoyed going to their former location at Pineland Station that was so...More

Thank dssmith56
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have very nice brunch meals, decent amount of food, fresh. A lot to choose from. Good service and follow up by manager.

Thank skr42016
Reviewed 1 week ago

After each time we visit because of its location, we regret the decision, and give it another few months hoping they will finally get someone capable of managing the venue and focus on staff selection and training. The food is adequate, coffee good, but the...More

Thank bjx25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed close and wanted something special...... this place is it! We had coffee and danish that we will come back for again. The smell was wonderful inside, and such a selection! Fresh goods came out while we were there, still hot from the oven!...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted a change of pace from the Westin and the ever rising prices for food and went to the French Bakery for breakfast. We sat outside with our dog, the service was good as was a he food, I thought the restaurant was reasonably priced....More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here before leaving the island and purchased some assorted pastries to go. They all were very good. Even my 2 year old loved it!

Thank Philip T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice breakfast meal here. Everything was tasty and fresh. Busy when we got there, and the servers were going as fast as they could.. Some people would have left because the service was slow, but why?

Thank 788jackw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered cafe mocha and grand marnier Crepe. The proof is here. SUPPREMO EXCELLANT...WONDERFUL. Great STOP and excellent food.

Thank James C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-342-5420
  • E-mail
A cozy seating area, reminiscent of European cafés. Please stop by and enjoy our fine food, ambiance and soothing music! Our goal is to provide a taste of the finest things Provencal life can bring to the island through our French menu items, baked goods and table linens. We are committed to continuing our positive relationship with both local residents and visitors to the island and we encourage our customers to let us know how we are doing.
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