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The Model Bakery

644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
+1 707-259-1128
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (67 reviews)
“bread” (110 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 6:30 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A coworker recommended this place near my hotel for breakfast. The coffee is great as is the original breakfast sandwich, but order it on an English muffin instead of the croissant. The English muffins were on Oprah’s favorite things a couple years back.

Thank Jose F
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Napa we asked a few locals for restaurant suggestions. The one place that was mentioned multiple times for breakfast was The Model Bakery. This little bakery was even reviewed by Oprah as having the best English muffins, and she was not wrong! Once...More

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The breakfast wraps are delicious. The cookies addictive. Apparently according to my local friend this is the best bakery in Napa. Worth the stop.

Thank Suzanne F
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch. Had the sourdough BLT sandwich and a latte and mochaccino. And a ginger molasses cookie! The food was excellent as were the coffees. However, beware there are NO RESTROOMS in this restaurant! I don't know how they are allowed...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018

We had the best English muffins that were part of our breakfast sandwich. Great place. Very famous and popular for good reason. You should go!

Thank yannis63
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Best place in Napa and St Helena for fresh cookies, breads, and pasteries. The English muffins are incredible.

Thank Rug_Guy
Reviewed 3 March 2018

People come from far and wide to experience this fabulous bakery on Main Street of St Helena, the quaintest Napa Valley town with the most shopping possible. I always pop in here when going to the Cameo Theater just across the street when I will...More

Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Model Bakery has excellent breads. Our favorites are their fabulous English muffins, bread wreath, and croissants. Others in our party have been attracted to try cookies, and other pastries, especially their cinnamon buns and bear claws.

Thank anneue
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The breakfast sandwiches are as good as advertised!!! Go pick up a couple and enjoy yourself! Coffee and other drinks are delicious, too!

Thank Derrick D
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We were really in the mood for a sweet, breakfast treat. I understand that the hype is about the English muffins - which looked great. But we had already had a savory breakfast. While the cookies looked fabulous - we opted for a blueberry/cheese flaky...More

Thank Janice P
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Questions & Answers
Oi R
28 February 2017|
Response from Anish S | Reviewed this property |
lines are usually long by 830 am...earlier the better as this is really popular!
Oi R
28 February 2017|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast sandwich is a breakfast thing... may be available until noon but I would not count on it...Bakery opens at 6:30 during the week and 7 on the weekends... Peak morning hours are around 8 to 10.. earlier or later... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-259-1128
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