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C'est La Vie

20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
+1 215-862-1956
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  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (28 reviews)
“cakes” (17 reviews)
“eclair” (6 reviews)
French, Cafe
$$ - $$$
20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sits back off the street. Nice place for a trait. I had pain au lait. My wife had a cinnimon croissant. Both very fresh and tasty. Very small seating area inside. They had a selection of breads, pastries and coffees, cakes, quiche (sp?), cookies and...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Nothing to write home about. I was told that this was the best french bakery.... and sadly I couldn't agree. Nothing terrible... but just not up to what I think of a french bakery.

Thank Fordstaff
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a very nice bakery, well stocked with a variety of items. We enjoyed the french bread and tried the cuisants and they were very flakey and yummy. We even brought home 4 to freeze and enjoy with Sunday breakfast.

Thank Christa S
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Located down alley along the river, be sure not to overlook it. Tiny place but packed with goodies. Was hard to decide. All pastries we tried were very good. But be sure to bring cash as it is a cash-only place.

Thank LVPADad
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This little bakery is off a main street in New Hope down an alley so many people will overlook it and what a mistake. Lots of delicious choices in this hidden gem. However, the coffee is mediocre at best and does not compliment the baked...More

Thank Mara028
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Its rare to find a french bakery in America, but when you do, you walk in and try it. This was great. It was a true bakery. The service was excellent. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy your pastries and drinks. If...More

Thank girlygirl321
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We found this little French bakery with a river view on the 2nd day of our 4 day New Hope visit and went there 3 times. Open at 7:30 Tue thru Sun, and close at 5:00-6:00 Wed-Sun. With this schedule, you can get a light...More

Thank hotfootin2017
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best French bakeries in Pennsylvania. This is a true New Hope hidden gem. Off the Main Street, down an alley, don't miss this one. It reminds me of my favorite little bakery in Lyon! Great pastries, cakes, croissants, pies and cookies. But...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Stopped in here for a snack when passing through New Hope. The bread was delicios, the staff very friendly. Would love to have tried more of the pastries and cakes. A great place to stop. Also has some outdoor seating

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Who could ask for anything more. I go there for special occasions - some of the best bakeries I have ever been to. Great bakery food, great coffee, and you can sit outside on the patio to enjoy both.

Thank jerm422
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 S Main St, Ste A, New Hope, PA 18938-1350
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  New Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 215-862-1956
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