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Paris Bakery Cafe

271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
+1 831-646-1620
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Imagine yourself walking toward heaven. All around you are the most beautiful cakes and pastries. You stand there and somewhere in the back of your mind you hear "May I help you?" but you're too busy keeping your taste buds in check and ignoring your...More

Thank 415Mark650
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our only afternoon in Monterey and were very happy with our choice. We each enjoyed a very tasty panini and a baked good. I had the turkey and swiss and cherry croissant both were excellent. My son loved his BLT panini...More

Thank PaddleWarrior
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by locals. Laid back small hometown feel and great balanced tasting flaky pastries. Don't just read this, let your taste bud be your judge, try it out!

Thank Maya K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tarts were delectable and the croissants were delicious. Our kids, ages 4 & 8 devoured their breakfasts.

Thank Funkd77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh my... the pastries in this shop are beautiful delicious works of art! We were in town five days and went three days for breakfast/brunch.

Thank debbiew12020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paris Bakery is the place to buy French bread and pastries in town. The store has a friendly atmosphere and is usually where locals gather. If you are in Monterrey and craving a place to sit down with friends and talk over a cup of...More

Thank Atousamirzaei
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Monterey bakery with cafe seating inside and out. Just a walk down from Alvarado St. The panini's are great and so is the little cups of chowder. Take home a french baguette or party cake. Always friendly smiles to great you.

Thank jgrunder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place to have pastries and fresh bread in Monterey. Get there early have something fresh with your cup of coffee. Its a small place full of locals telling stories and enjoying their morning. I have brought my family pastries from here...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paris bakery is the best bakery in the county... absolutely the most amazing pastry.. especially the napoleons!!!!.. breads are wonderful.. try the sesame Italian twist!!!! Yummm

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently visited this bakery in June. We visit it every time we are in the area. We order several boxes worth of pastries, pack them in an ice chest, and take them home with us as there are no French bakeries in our area.

Thank Rebecca H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Bonifacio Pl, Monterey, CA 93940-3042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-646-1620
Paris Bakery has two locations to better serve you. One is located in downtown Monterey, two blocks from Alvarado; and the other is in the center of Seaside on Broadway Ave. We are open seven days a week and offer indoor and outdoor seating for your convenience. We make a large variety of baked goods: fresh breads, breakfast pastries, cookies and French pastries. We use the best espresso and coffee beans for your coffee drinks to go with our exquisite pastries. We also have an amazing lunch menu with daily specials. We serve sandwiches, salads, soups, wraps, panini and a lot more. We also serve wine and beer. We make all products fresh daily from scratch, with all-naturals ingredients without preservatives or additives. We have been in business for more than 26 years. Family business. 271 Bonifacio Plaza, Monterey: open at 6am daily. 1232 Broadway Ave., Seaside: open at 7am daily.
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