We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Model Bakery

1357 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
+1 707-963-8192
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (45 reviews)
“bread” (54 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1357 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (328)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Model Bakery is the best around. Grab a breakfast sandwich and a cup of Stumptown Coffee: awesome! I love their bread too, each day a different loaf is offered at half price. They’ll even slice it for you. English Muffins that are so popular they...More

Thank napasyrah
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We recently stopped in for a quick bite and a break fro my wife's shopping. This bakery has about any thing you would be interested in from pastries' to sandwiches and pizza not to mention drinks. The mocha was great as well as the giant...More

Thank bill p
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We have been several times and can’t get past the English muffin, it’s incredible with raspberry jam and butter. You must try it.

Thank chefbaby2013
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Right in St Helena this is a nice coffee shop, bakery but also great for a small informal lunch. The bakery items are great.

Thank drastler
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We always come here for breakfast while we are in Napa. Their breakfast sandwiches never disappoint. I got the vegetarian option and it was delicious. There is rarely a wait and the service is amazing. Their baked goods are also very very yummy. Everything is...More

1  Thank Stephanie_Shinoda
Reviewed 3 January 2018

They know their stuff here and do it well, with pride and a smile! They are Famous for their English Muffins (Oprah Effect), but everything is delicious. A must stop while passing through or in St. Helena.

Thank RolandMichel
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The baked goods are so fresh here and full of flavor. I wish I had one in my neighborhood. Yummy breakfast sandwiches and sweets.

Thank palazar
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here at the recommendation of several locals. The pastries are amazing. The cheese danish is a standout. The breakfast sandwich on homemade English muffin is also not to be missed. They also have fabulous coffee

Thank Polly T
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We had breakfast here last month and the pastries were out of this world delicious, as was the coffee. There was a line out the door (first good sign) and they serviced us quickly. The first bite was delicious and it only got better. This...More

Thank rhlaguna007
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We were in town with friends to explore wine country and we knew we must come here to get some of their AhMazing English muffins. We started each morning off with our coffee and a toasted muffin- a great start to our day! We were...More

Thank Floydova
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in St. Helena
Hotel St. Helena
108 reviews
.09 km away
Wydown Hotel
131 reviews
.11 km away
Eagle & Rose Hotel
2 reviews
.13 km away
Southbridge Napa Valley
166 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
1,056 reviews
.01 km away
Gott's Roadside
1,328 reviews
.51 km away
299 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Trujillo Wines
37 reviews
.75 km away
Merryvale Vineyards
102 reviews
.56 km away
Ladera Vineyards
28 reviews
.13 km away
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum
32 reviews
.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Model Bakery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1357 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  St. Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 707-963-8192
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing