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Karen's Bakery

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705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
+1 916-985-2665
07:00 - 16:00
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Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pasteries, ok coffee, quick service. Close to hotel in historic Folsom. Have an outside patio area that is really nice

Thank William P
Worksop, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

First visit here lovely little place friendly,home cooked food, The Quiche was Lovely!!! Servings are plentiful. We will be back!!! 😀

Thank Heather O
Folsom, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Busy on weekends with bicyclists and others to enjoy delicious treats, quiche, salads and other gastronomic treats.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Karen's is a unique experience that brings to the table fresh taste, eligance, the most delectable delicious desserts and quaint surroundings. Karen is always there and chats with guests. Her menu is is diverse and all of it delicious. The Lemon bars are to die for!!!

Thank suzyanglesey
Folsom, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great coffee and pastries and the most amazing breakfast. Our all time favorite is the puff pastry tomato tart for breakfast or lunch. Their ready to go salads are always fresh and delicious.

Thank Gaby V
Folsom, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Start with fancy coffee and then move on to breakfast. I enjoyed a wonderful Eggs Benedict plate. Beware the long lines on weekends!

Thank Debby-n-Bear
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

have always tried them for the bakery items, i can tell my fav there is that you cant go wrong with fruit basket cake, yummy. we also tried orange cake its the 4 layer cake. went there for brunch recently and tried there veggie and n.veg sandwich. Both tasted really good. In the chicken sandwich the salt was on the... More 

Thank Traveller_4m_Krypton
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Karen's Bakery is one of the best places in old Folsom for breakfast or lunch. The food is made fresh and the menu varies daily. The homemade cookies, pies, cakes and other delicacies are outstanding! You can order wedding, birthday or special event cakes from Karen. The noise level can sometimes be overwhelming when the area is crowded. It's a... More 

Thank Toni R
Folsom, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went for pastries and coffee with a few neighbors. The selection of baked goods was huge ! Everyone enjoyed their pastry and coffee. Might just return someday.

Thank Jimbo316
Sacramento, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Stopped by for a few pastriies to go. All that I picked out were freshly made, creative, simply delicious!!!! The restaurant was packed and everything smelled wonderful. Wish I was there for breakfast!!! I will be back for breakfast and more baked goods.

Thank ranishi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Folsom
  • Phone Number: +1 916-985-2665

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?