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Continental Bakery

1909 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
+1 205-870-5584
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“croissants” (6 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“apple pie” (3 reviews)
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1909 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Love this eclectic bakery in the heart of English Village. Great coffee, croissants, and pastries. Stop and take a moment to go in and get some local flavor!

Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A friend recommended this relaxed bakery in a lovely neighborhood of B'ham. I am a baker and always like to see bakeries when I travel. Continental's offerings are a bit uneven - several of the tarts needed to be baked longer and had no color...More

Thank BoysieW
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It was very pricey for the food amount and type. The coke was a tiny glass bottle and if you get refills your charged, $1.49/coke. The garden tuna melt was good and the price was normal for it. The macarons were awesome but WAY overpriced...More

Thank MKLoving
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this place for years and they never disappoint. I bought a whole blueberry pie for my husband and he was thrilled.

Thank Abby D
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Third visit to this bakery. Kept going back because the very expensive overpriced desert items are somewhat tasty. But each time I have gone in there, the staff is just down right rude and acting like they are doing me a favor. Only thing really...More

2  Thank Melissaaaaaaaa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

OMG...is about the best way to describe this bakery. The pastries and bread are as good as any we've had throughout Europe! The coffee is exceptional as well! We actually go out of our way to stop and bring pastries home when we travel to...More

Thank Margaret572long
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a great meal at Chez Lulu next door (businesses are related). Selection looked okay, we bought a handful of items to take on the road because we had an early start he following AM. If not eating it right away, stick to...More

Thank wackyseester
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this treasure while walking in the English village. Prices were quite high- but the cookies we had were delicious. The ambience in the little bakery was welcoming. Can't wait to go back! ( the worker bees could have been a little friendlier, but...More

Thank Melissaaaaaaaa
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A delightful French bakery! Great place for breakfast. Don't miss the pastries and breads! It's sensory overload to be sure!

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Went here with my family for pie to celebrate Father's Day. We tried several of the pies including the blackberry, the peach, and the apple. Was first disappointed that our slices of pie were taken from prewrapped pieces instead of the beautiful pies in the...More

2  Thank James H
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Jim S
8 August 2015|
Response from Kathy R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so late answering this. The only breakfast foods at Continental Bakery are pastries. Coffee to go is of course in disposable cups, not the white styrofoam ones but I'm not sure they are paper. Hopefully the... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1909 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mountain Brook
  • Phone Number: +1 205-870-5584
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