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The Model Bakery

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644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
+1 707-259-1128
06:30 - 18:30
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Sun 07:00 - 18:30
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 18:30
Fri 06:30 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They have great English muffins. However, they have a very bizarre policy of one can only purchase a dozen at one time.

Thank Lance11
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place does baked goods right. They have bread, pastries, cookies, and a bunch of other items. The cheese Danish, cinnamon rolls, chocolate cookies are great.

Thank DesertCreatures
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a room with a kitchen so we cooked breakfast every morning, but we still went up to model bakery for a daily pastry. Everything we tried was delicious.

Thank A member
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very yummy, great place to go for desert or just a treat. Would recommend highly. Little tugged away behind the Burger place Gotts.

Thank bugsibear1969
Sonoma, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While they have all the great usual baked goods and bread try their breakfast and lunch sandwiches. Many to choose from the wall menu. Only wish they would start lunch sandwiches before noon. How about 11 or 11:30?

Thank BoulderNut
Napa, California
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28 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The baked items they have are ok but tipical Napa prices ( to high ) I went there with a friend to get a snack but only got 1 thing because of the price

Thank Marv3512
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Westin, which is really close to Model. Amazing breafkast - we came here everyday. Note that the bakery is very popular so expect long wait times. The part that sucked is that the bakery does not have a very good/efficient system of getting customers in and out. sometimes it's hard to understand where the line is... More 

Thank Anish S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't leave with out a 6pk of english muffins. They are light and airy in the middle and unlike any english muffin you have ever had.

Thank bobold
Lockport, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grabbed a couple different types of bread to have with our wine and cheese. Everything was freshly baked, slightly crunchy on the outside with fluffy soft centers.

Thank boxingkats2505
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Model Bakery on our way out of town after having some of their fabulous bread at another restaurant. The breakfast sandwich and croissant sandwich were wonderful. The layers in the croissant were beautiful. The homemade English muffin was fantastic. I'd have one every morning if I lived there. The cinnamon roll was slightly disappointing but we'd go... More 

Thank tlt8

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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
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?