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Karen's Bakery

705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
+1 916-985-2665
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
“pastry” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
705 Gold Lake Dr, Folsom, CA 95630-2535
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All the food is fresh and yummy. Cookies and cakes are fantastc! Great place to grab a bite when strolling around old Folsom.

Thank FolsomSue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love everything here. Amazing coffee, delicious and healthy breakfasts, great crowd and wonderful location. Helpful and attentive staff make every visit memorable. Amazing pastries.

Thank erikberry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Karen's is a fixture in the Folsom community, but we have traveled and lived in a few states and can safely say that Karen's is one of the best there is. The daily baked goods are excellent, and the cakes and salads are legendary. This...More

Thank ismirnov2010
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It's the Wandering Yank here. Mrs. Yank and I were in the mood for a new coffee and pastry place, so we found this via TA. Excellent!!! The line wound out the door on a beautiful Sunday morning. There are lots of baked goods that...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is one of the best places to have brunch in Folsom. We accidentally came across this place while we were in the Folsom downtown area. If you are going to Tahoe and on the way stop over for a lunch then this is a...More

Thank Vijayakrishnan R
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Wow this place is a gem! Loved it!!! Fresh foods and delicious! Amazingly delicious menu with equally amazingly baked goods! The outdoor seating caters to customers with their dogs-great! I love dogs. Service exceptional! Everyone friendly and happy that your there! Quiche and fig scones...More

Thank Sandie2020
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Karen's always has great food and the bakery is fantastic! I love sit in the outside patio. One of my favorites is their salad with the poached egg on top!

Thank DebbiL2014
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

If you want a cozy restaurant with serious Gilmore Girls appeal look no further than Karen’s bakery. Their food is always delicious and good luck not getting at least 3 pastries from their glass case—your taste buds will Thank you for it. One of my...More

Thank breiamary
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Karen’s Bakery is quite simply the best bakery I have ever experienced. Situated in old town Folsom, near the shores of Lake Natoma, this is a must do for pastries, breakfast, and lunch. Beware, closed on Sundays.

Thank Russell H
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had a nice lunch at Karen's Bakery with family and friends. Karen's Bakery attracts a lot of locals and visitors.

Thank JMH1986
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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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